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2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA: Small in Size for the Tight in Budget

The 2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA is the German automaker’s smallest sedan, perfected to target a specific buyer base. Now on its third year, the CLA received just a number of trims, feature and option updates, but all the while maintaining its fairly average price range. There are a number of competitions in the market, namely the redesigned Audi A3, the BMW 2-Series, the Acura ILX sedan, the Buick Versano, the Lexus CT 200h hybrid, and the Infiniti QX30 by next year. The base CLA 250 has a single powertrain, though there’s a pricier version, too, that uses a more powerful version of the same basic engine setup. The CLA 250 promised… Continue Reading »

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Should You Warm Up Your Mercedes Engine in the Cold?

The common notion during winter is that one should let his car be idle in the cold to warm up the engine. How many times did you leave your Mercedes-Benz out in the cold, believing it will somehow make the engine run smoother when it is warmed up? This is completely and utterly wrong based on reliable sources. Not only are you putting your car under harsh winter conditions, you’re doing more harm than good, too, because of this myth that it should be warmed up. According to former drag racer Stephen Ciatti, who also has a PhD in mechanical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, said that idling one’s… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz GLB Coming Up

Mercedes-Benz may be adding a new SUV in its lineup. According to Carscoops, the three-pointed star brand just trademarked Mercedes-Benz GLB. The new product is poised to sit between the GLA and GLC. It is also based on the B-Class. The platform to be used in the GLB will most likely be a front-wheel drive. It would be similar to the MPV, A-Class hatchback, CLA Coupe and the GLA units of Mercedes-Benz. In an interview of Thomas Weber, Mercedes-Benz Research and Development chief, he stated that he isn’t worried of a possible cannibalization. He said that there is always room in the lineup for new vehicles. With the ever-increasing demand for… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz Unimog Voted as the Best 2016 Cross-Country Vehicle

Rugged terrains, slippery paths, harsh weather, shallow river crossing and other extreme environmental conditions, it does not matter because the Mercedes-Benz Unimog can conquer them all. Recently, the Unimog was awarded the “Cross-Country Vehicle of the Year” under the “special-purpose” category by “Off Road” journal. According to Daimler, Off Road conducted a poll to determine the winner the best cross-country vehicle of the year. There were 12 categories that include the special purpose vehicles segment. There were 126 vehicles to choose from, and a total of 85,080 votes were cast by readers. The Unimog stood out in the special-purpose vehicles category, bagging nearly half of the votes. It had 43.3 percent votes in… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes Says There’s Wireless Charging For S550e Plug-In Hybrid

If you own a hybrid car, then you would also know the pain of having to fumble with the wires and chargers in order to plug your car in for the next day ahead. The same goes with your smartphones and other mobile devices. Charging can be such a pain. Alas, Mercedes-Benz has come up with a solution to this minor problem. The German automaker has introduced the wireless inductive charging. In order to use such charging system, the owner only needs to position the car over a special base on the garage floor. There would be no need to connect it to wires and adaptors alike. Mercedes plans to… Continue Reading »

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How the Mercedes-Benz Remote Parking Pilot Assistance Works

Ever had trouble parking your Mercedes-Benz, or any car for that matter? Parking can be a challenge even to the most experienced driver, so there have been many attempts by car manufacturers to equip their vehicle with standard parking assistance. However, none has ever been as successful as Mercedes in that feat. In a 3:41 video posted on YouTube, Mercedes-Benz explained how its remote parking pilot works. All a driver has to do is download an app that can connect to the car. The app will act as an extension of your Mercedes. All the driver has to do once the app is downloaded and successfully connected to the vehicle is… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes vs. BMW: The Autonomous Car

In the autonomous car market, Mercedes continues to play a major role, though BMW is certainly making some recent moves. BMW’s upcoming iNext, an autonomous car, was recently given a 2021 release date, although BMW’s head of marketing and sales, Ian Robertson, suggested that the release date may be premature. The earlier-than-anticipated release date is likely a response to Mercedes’ growing authority in the young autonomous car market, with Mercedes having conducted autonomous car tests since 2012 and having released the stunning F 015 Luxury in Motion E-Class. The revolutionary 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class already provides a sneak peek at what autonomous driving may look like via its F 015 Luxury… Continue Reading »

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