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Topcar Teases the Off-Road Version of the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe

Are you one of the people who were disappointed when Mercedes-Benz didn’t go yet for the rugged version of the GLB compact sport utility vehicle? If you are, then the Inferno 4×4² based on the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe might be the one you are looking for. Just like the other Inferno packages of the famous tuner, this one offers extensive modifications to the body of the GLE Coupe. The early version of the Inferno 4×4² had its radiator grille removed making room for the front plate number. Meanwhile, the front bumper is replaced by a broader variant with LED lights on the bottom corners. A brush bar complete with winch… Continue Reading »

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What is a Winch? Do You Really Need One for Your Mercedes G-Class?

Some of you might be wondering what is a winch? And do you really need one for your Mercedes G-Class? You may have heard a lot about winches and their pros from your adventurous friends who travel a lot off-road and on trails. So here’s a brief discussion about winches, their uses, and why they are important. What is a Winch? In simple terminology, a winch is a lifting or hauling device on which a chain or rope is winded around crank of a wheel or axle. It is basically a device which is used to ‘pull in’ anything using a rope or wire-cable. The simplest form of the winch… Continue Reading »

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Wild Custom Mercedes-Benz X-Class Spotted

Pickup Design, the pickup truck division of Carlex Design, just revealed its new upgrades for the Mercedes-Benz X-Class. The packages offered by the specialist provide buyers two ways of customizing the styling of the vehicle. Pickup Design calls their X-Class package the “EXY”. This is available in Off-Road Extreme and Urban versions. As the names imply, the first one focuses on improving the off-road capabilities of the Mercedes pickup by giving it all-terrain tires, higher ride height, extended wheel arches, skid plate, tow hooks, LED bar on the roof, carbon bonnet protector and sports bar complete with roof spoiler in the rear. There are also “EXY” decals at the back…. Continue Reading »

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Top 3 Features of the New Mercedes-Benz G-Class Unveiled at the 2018 Detroit Motor Show

The ultimate off-roader of Mercedes-Benz just officially shed its camo. The new Mercedes-Benz G-Class was unveiled at the opening of the 2018 North American International Auto Show or the Detroit Motor Show. Here are the features of the latest Mercedes-Benz G-Class: Exterior Outside, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class stayed true to its roots dating back to 1979. The SUV retained its boxy look, taut body lines, angular fenders, trapezoidal hood and circular headlamps. Revisions in the styling were only slight in nature. The noticeable updates can be found in the radiator grille, bumpers, lighting system and wheels. The G-Class gained extra measurements though. According to its maker, the new model is 53… Continue Reading »

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First Electric Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen Launched By Arnold Schwarzenegger

On January 24 , 2017 the first all-electric Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen was launched in Austria. Gracing the event was Hollywood action star Arnold Schwarzenegger. It should be noted though that the all-electric G-Wagen is not officially from Mercedes. The SUV was a project of Austrian firm Kreisel Electric, according to Wheels magazine. Other known offerings of the company are EV versions of the Porsche Panamera, BMW 3-Series Touring, Skoda Yeti and Volkswagen Golf. Former California governor Schwarzenegger praised the electric G-Wagen saying, “This amazing off-road vehicle as a clean and fast electric car? A dream has become real!” The EV G-Wagen is based on the Mercedes-Benz G350d. The diesel-fed V6 engine of the… Continue Reading »

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Watch the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 4×4 Crew Van Go Off-Road

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter may not hold a candle against the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. However, it is also capable of conquering the dirt road. In a video released by Manuel Carrillo III in his YouTube channel, he demonstrates what the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 4×4 Crew Van is capable of. But before anything else, let us take a quick look at the key specs of the van that many thought can only only pass through a smooth cemented pavement. The 2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 4×4 Crew Van is the first four-wheel-drive van offered in the United States of America, according to Motortrend. Before, lifted four-wheel-drive vans were only offered through aftermarket sources in the U.S…. 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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