The specialists at ShifTech recently introduced some changes in the engine configuration of the Mercedes S63 AMG Coupe. Based on the photos provided by the tuner on its Facebook page, the car was given an output totaling up to 655 hp and 1,115 Nm of torque. That’s 70 hp and 215 Nm more than the original engine specifications of the coupe from the Mercedes-AMG factory. Aside from the information provided in the photos featured on ShifTech’s Facebook page, no other data is available yet about the car. But the photos stated that the luxury auto received the tuner’s Stage 1 Reprogrammation while retaining its stock 5.5 V6 biturbo engine. It is possible that the ECU… Continue Reading »
Latest Mercedes-Benz News
Based on a popular benchmarking platform, Mercedes-Benz is the most popular car brand in the digital media for the first half of 2014. The assessment of the top car brands in the world was facilitated by eBench. The period covered was from January 1, 2014 to June 30, 2014. The automakers that were included in the study, aside from Mercedes-Benz, were Audi, BMW, Aston Martin, Jaguar, Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini, Lexus and Land Rover. The selection was based on the top 10 most active prestigious car brands in the world at present. Thirteen metrics was used in the evaluation. The metrics was based from the current top four social media platforms… Continue Reading »
Want a free 13-month lease on a new 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLK 250? All you have to do is join MB USA’s Best Summer promo on Facebook and you could be enjoying that sweet ride for more than a year. The mechanics of the promo are simple: go to the Mercedes-Benz USA Facebook page [or directly to the Best Summer page], click “Like” to view the instructions, and just follow them step by step. This means registering your name, address, e-mail, and contact numbers, then uploading a photo that shows your Best Summer moment with the Mercedes-Benz brand. You’ll be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes for a chance to win the… Continue Reading »
smart Times is the world’s biggest gathering of smart fans and had been happening in Austria for the past ten years. But for the first time, smart Times event will be held in Italy on August 4-7, 2011 and will gather the smart community in Riccione on the Adriatic coast. The event is expected to gather about 4000 smart fans from 22 nations. Some of them will bring their self-designed smart cars in Riccione as they celebrate their passion for the brand and connect with industry experts and designers. According to Dr. Annette Winkler, Head of smart, in the future, they will take the event in different countries each year… Continue Reading »
I’m sure most of you have noticed the Facebook button to the right, and some might have even joined our official group, but we’ve since moved to a ‘Fan Page’ as it is easier to communicate with folks than with a Group. Please, visit our Official BenzInsider Facebook Page and LIKE it, so that you can keep up-to-date with the latest Benz news even on Facebook. As always, please recommend the page to your friends and help us grow, so that we can spread the word on how amazing Mercedes-Benz cars really are! Become a Fan!