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Mercedes-Benz Breaks Last Year’s Sales

There is still a couple of weeks left before the year ends, but according to the report of Daimler, Mercedes-Benz already topped its sales last year. Based from the parent of the three-pointed star marque, there were 1,486,839 vehicles sold since the beginning of the year. The figure indicated a 12.4 percent increase compared to 2013’s records. That’s not all. The sales record of the brand consistently displayed an increase in the months leading to November. The previous month showed 150,742 vehicles sold, which translates to a 13 percent increase on a year-on-year comparison. All the key markets of Mercedes-Benz worldwide increased their sales too. It should be noted that the major… Continue Reading »

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Study says Chinese Mercedes-Benz owners are likely wealthy entrepreneurs

It may not sound like much of a surprise, but according to a brand study, Mercedes-Benz owners in China belong mostly to a class of wealthy entrepreneurs, and are in fact among the wealthiest in the nation. Those were the findings in a study conducted on the eight major luxury automakers in the biggest automotive market in the world, via a report by The Detroit News. Successful and wealthy entrepreneurs comprise the crop of Mercedes-Benz owners, and these same owners have the highest household assets among the groups of luxury car owners, pegged at 11.3 million yuan. The study, conducted by Hurun Research Institute that is based in Shanghai, also associated certain… Continue Reading »

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The Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Debuts in LA Auto Show

The closely-guarded Mercedes-Maybach S 600 has finally been revealed. The new car under the three-pointed star brand was among the highlights of the Los Angeles Auto Show. As mentioned earlier, the ultra-luxury car was scheduled for a double premiere, so it also graced the 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show in China on the same date of its US launching. The Mercedes-Maybach S 600 boasts itself as the very definition of luxury with a quality going a notch higher than the usual Mercedes-Benz. The new car is the chance for redemption of the Maybach brand, which has been scrapped by Daimler AG in 2013 due to poor sales. It should be noted though that Maybach… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes Vision G-Code Crossover Concept Unveiled

Coinciding with the opening of the Mercedes-Benz R&D center in Beijing, China, the three-pointed star brand also released its new subcompact crossover concept dubbed as the Mercedes Vision G-Code. According to the press release of the company, the concept crossover aims to attract younger Asians into the brand. Shorter than the Mercedes GLA Based from the images and information provided by the German automaker, the G-Code will be designed as a Sports Utility Coupe. It will measure 161 inches, which is even shorter than the GLA—the brand’s smallest crossover so far. Not much was revealed about the engine specs of the compact crossover concept. However, the plan is to equip… Continue Reading »

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Check Out This Pearly-White Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

It seems Mercedes-Benz is getting a lot of action in China lately. Aside from the exclusive variants of the three-pointed star marque in the country and government officials probing the company, sales are doing great in the area too. Last month, Mercedes-Benz increased its sales in the region by 24 percent on a year-on-year comparison. In Beijing alone, you can find a lot of Mercedes-Benz in the roads, given the number of wealthy individuals in the area. Recently, a pearly-white Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG (pictured above) was spotted at the Beijing Tuning Street by Car News China, and it shared the photos of the car through its blog. The merchandise came without… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz Showed Strong Sales in September

Mercedes-Benz showed a strong performance in September 2014. In fact, it was the strongest sales month the company has seen so far in its record books, according to MarketWatch. Despite the fiasco in China, after its Shanghai unit has been raided and found by the Chinese government to be overpricing its spare parts and services, that particular region is what actually boosted the sales. Daimler stated brand sales were up by 14 percent to 162,746 vehicles compared to September last year. On the other hand, group sales which include the Smart brand rose by 12 per cent. Ola Kaellenius attributed the big improvement from the company’s compact cars and the Mercedes-Benz… Continue Reading »

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A Tour Inside the Mercedes-AMG Performance Center in China

A visit to a Mercedes-AMG Performance Center is considered to be a field day for every car enthusiast, automotive journalist, and car blogger. This is exactly what one writer in China Car News had recently. One of the Mercedes-AMG Performance Centers in China is located in Shanghai near the People’s Park. The establishment also doubles as a dealership specializing in the sale of AMG variants. During the blogger’s visit to the area, he was able to witness the different cars offered by the center, which he shared through the China-based car news website. Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Edition 507 The first to attract his attention was the shiny black Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Edition 507…. Continue Reading »

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