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Amazing Photos From Stars & Cars 2015

The Mercedes-Benz Stars & Cars 2015 marked a period when the past, present and future vehicles plus superstars of the company were at a crossroad, then went on to challenge each other for bragging rights. The event commemorated the success of the three-pointed star brand this season wherein it bagged championships in the major motorsport organizations of the world. Formula One legends like Sir Stirling Moss, Mika Hakkinen, and David Coulthard graced the occasion together with other veteran sporting personalities from other motorsport organizations. Current Formula One Champion Lewis Hamilton and his teammate Nico Rosberg, who were both instrumental in making Mercedes-AMG Petronas bag its second consecutive F1 Constructors’ Championship,… Continue Reading »

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A Closer Look at MBUSA’s “Driven to Delight” Strategy

At present, only a few companies compare to Mercedes-Benz when it comes to innovation, marketing genius, and overall brand strength. However, in 2011, prospective Mercedes-Benz buyers and vehicle owners were all too frequently having dealership experiences that were in need of an overhaul! Most world-class customer experience brands (Zappos, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, Starbucks, etc.) started with service excellence at their core.  On the other hand, Mercedes-Benz was built on exceptional products. In the United States during the said year, there was a shift in priorities by a new leadership team. These leaders set a course to not only be the best customer experience provider in the automotive sector but… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet Details Revealed Plus Photos

Open top driving, stylish four-door design, luxurious interior plus a powerful engine, these are what the new Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet has in store for customers. Recently, Daimler announced details about the new variant of the S-Class convertible and released photos of it. According to the source, the AMG S65 Cabrio carries a 6.0-liter V12 biturbo engine. It is the latest addition of the brand to its portfolio of 12-cylinder models, joining the likes of the S65 Saloon, SL65 Roadster, G65, and S65 Coupe. The power unit provides the S65 Cabriolet an output of 630 hp and 1,000 Nm of torque. The numbers launch the car from zero to 100 km/h in just 4.1 seconds while… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz mbrace: The Back Story

Leveraging off of breakthroughs in telematics (an interdisciplinary field that includes telecommunications, road safety, electrical engineering, and computer science), Mercedes-Benz vehicles allow for communication beyond a simple “mayday” or emergency response button, including a suite of products that delivers true concierge service. While some Mercedes-Benz vehicles were equipped with mbrace technology (safety, security, and travel assistance) as far back as 2009, upgrades were introduced in model year 2013 to deploy a new generation of technology and ensure that every Mercedes-Benz vehicle would have mbrace as a complimentary feature for the first six months of ownership. Providing Customers a Sense of Security In its most basic form, mbrace provides customers with… Continue Reading »

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Apple CarPlay Will Be Released for Select Mercedes-Benz Models

Mercedes-Benz is preparing to release Apple CarPlay. That information is based on an internal document shared by C450 AMG blog. However, the new feature will only be available for some of the brands existing models. Among the products that were mentioned to get the tech are select models of the CLA, GLA, B-Class, E-Class, GLE (standard SUV and coupe variants) and CLS all bearing the 2016 model year. For those interested to get CarPlay in their Mercedes, there are two ways they can have it. One is having it installed starting at $350. It will be a standalone package called Code 868 Smartphone Integration Package. The other offers it as part of… Continue Reading »

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Daniel Juncadella Bests Wehrlein, Rosberg in Stars & Cars

Spanish driver Daniel Juncadella won his debut race at the first Stars & Cars event of Mercedes-Benz in Stuttgart, Germany. He sealed his victory in the fourth round and final leg of the race against current DTM Drivers’ Champion Pascal Wehrlein. Based on the Stars & Cars page of Mercedes, there were sixteen competitors in the event. Among them were Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg as well as Bernd Scheider, Mika Hakkinen, and David Coulthard. Both Hamilton and Rosberg made it until the semifinals. Hamilton was bested by Wehrlein with a 0.099-second gap only. The DTM champ had a time of 1:19.938. Juncadella beat Rosberg by 0.804-second lead… Continue Reading »

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Bringing Technology and a More Desirable Experience to Mercedes-Benz Showrooms

What are your childhood memories of automobile showrooms? For me, the showroom was the end of a ritualized journey. In what became an annual event, my father would wait for the new Ford models to arrive at the dealership. We would enter a balloon-filled building, be greeted quickly by an eager salesperson, and typically be handed a brochure before we approached the new models. If my father was contemplating a purchase that year, we would test-drive the cars, haggle with a salesperson (often making offers and counteroffers scrawled on a piece of paper), and possibly continue those negotiations with a sales manager. Assuming that a deal was concluded, we would… Continue Reading »

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