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May 4, 2015

2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class gets updated engines and styling

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It's now been over 35 years since Mercedes-Benz introduced the iconic G-Class and for the 2016 model year the G-Class is getting a new twin-turbocharged V8 and updated styling inside and out.

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April 19, 2015

Mercedes-Benz Concept GLC Coupe previews a BMW X4 rival

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Mercedes-Benz is previewing its next coupe at the Shanghai Motor Show with the debut of the Concept GLC Coupe, which is essentially a more coupe-like version of the upcoming GLC crossover. The GLC Concept Coupe takes the styling cues from the recently introduced GLE Coupe, but in a smaller, more compact package.

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April 8, 2015

Mercedes and Nissan join forces to build midsize pickup

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Last month we thought that Mercedes was pulling an early April Fools prank when it announced plans to develop a midsize pickup, but it's completely true and now we're learning more. Mercedes and Nissan have confirmed that they are working together on a new Mercedes pickup that will be based on the Nissan NP300/ Navara.

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March 31, 2015

2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 and C63 S sedan priced

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Mercedes-Benz has released the pricing for the 2016 C63 and C63 S sedan. If you want the C63 sedan, it will be priced at $64,825, while the C63 S sedan starts at $72,825 with destination fees included.

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March 30, 2015

BMW i3 vs. Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive: Which luxury EV is better? [REVIEW]

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It seems like every automaker is finally jumping on the electric bandwagon, which will give buyers other options besides the best-selling Nissan Leaf. Luxury automakers are even throwing their hat in the ring, with BMW and Mercedes-Benz being the two latest luxury brands to enter the segment with the BMW i3 and Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive. Both the i3 and B-Class Electric Drive have similar prices and even driving ranges that are close (if you don't buy the i3 with the range extender). Which one is better?

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March 27, 2015

Mercedes-Benz announces new midsize pickup

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Yes you read that right! Mercedes-Benz has announced plans to introduce a new midsize pickup by the end of the decade. The new Mercedes-Benz pickup will initially be targeted at markets in Latin America, South Africa, Australia, and Europe.

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March 25, 2015

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE says goodbye to the M-Class

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18 years after the M-Class SUV first hit the scene, Mercedes-Benz is now saying goodbye with the introduction of the 2016 GLE. Mercedes is mixing up the naming conventions of its SUV lineup, so now even though it doesn't look that different than the outgoing M-Class, we now have to refer to the midsize SUV as the GLE.

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March 23, 2015

Mercedes-Benz gets serious about plug-in hybrids

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This fall Mercedes-Benz will introduce plug-in hybrid versions of the S- and C-Class sedans, but that's just the beginning. Mercedes-Benz has announced plans to add 10 plug-in hybrids to its lineup by 2017.

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March 12, 2015

Next-Gen Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe will be prettier than the S-Class

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Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that the next-generation C-Class Coupe is going to debut this fall at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Design chief Gorden Wagener also revealed that it will be "even better to drive than it looks." He also stated that it will have a "sleeker and more beautiful design" than the S-Class Coupe.

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February 18, 2015

Mercedes-Maybach Pullman revealed and priced at $566,922

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This year marks the 50th birthday of the Pullman sedan and to coincide with the celebration, Mercedes has revealed the Mercedes-Maybach Pullman, which will be the second Mercedes-Maybach model. The Pullman joins the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class and adds a massive 21.3 feet of stretching room for the ultimate in luxury.

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January 27, 2015

Mercedes-Benz puts a modern spin on a classic battle with the 'Fable' Super Bowl Spot [VIDEO]

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Mercedes-Benz has released its 60-second spot - Fable, that will air during Super Bowl XLIX. The spot is a modern take on the classic tortoise vs. the hare battle with the tortoise getting a little help from the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S.

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January 24, 2015

2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S priced at $130,825

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Mercedes has announced the pricing for the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S, which starts at $130,825. If that price is a bit too high for you, the base GT will arrive in Spring 2016.

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January 21, 2015

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet to debut this fall

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Mercedes-Benz has confirmed plans to reveal a convertible version of the S-Class Coupe by the end of the year. The S-Class Cabriolet will look nearly identical to the coupe, but will get a cloth soft top.

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January 16, 2015

2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 priced at $190,275

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Mercedes has released the pricing for the 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600, which will start at $190,275 when it arrives in showrooms this April. Compared to the standard S-Class the Mercedes-Maybach S600 is 8 inches longer and adds a long list of exclusive features.

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January 6, 2015

Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion Concept Debuts at CES

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Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the autonomous F 015 Luxury in Motion concept at CES. Mercedes-Benz has been working on autonomous vehicles for years and following the S 500 Intelligent Drive and Future Truck 2025 autonomous vehicles, the automaker has unveiled what it calls a "self-driving luxury sedan."

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December 31, 2014

Mercedes-Benz Teases an Autonomous Driving Concept Ahead of its CES Debut

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Mercedes-Benz has released a teaser photo of its new autonomous driving concept that is going to debut next week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. From the looks of it, the Mercedes-Benz concept is far more stylish than Google's autonomous car.

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December 9, 2014

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG 4Matic Coupe Revealed

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the 2016 GLE Coupe, which is the automaker's answer to the BMW X6. From the front it looks like the ML SUV, which itself is being renamed GLE, but as you move back it's SUV roofline has been replaced by a more coupe-like silhouette.

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November 27, 2014

Mercedes Teases New GLE Coupe and AMG Sport Range

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Mercedes-Benz has released the first teaser photo of the new GLE Coupe, which is the automaker's BMW X6 rival. Mercedes has announced plans to expand its AMG Sport lineup, which are previewed in this photo - the C450 AMG Sport and the GLE Coupe AMG Sport.

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November 25, 2014

Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake Unveiled

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the more practical version of the popular CLA - the CLA Shooting Brake. Just like the CLS Shooting Brake, the CLA Shooting Brake combines the coupe-like styling with a more practical wagon hatch.

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November 19, 2014

2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 Debuts at the LA Auto Show

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The "Maybach" name is officially back with the debut of the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class, which is debuting today at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

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November 12, 2014

Mercedes-Benz Updates its Naming Strategy, SUVs Get the Biggest Update

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It's been reported that Mercedes-Benz is going to update the naming structure of some of its models and now it's been confirmed. By 2020 Mercedes-Benz will have brought more than 30 models on to the market worldwide with eleven of them being new, which is why the brand needs to change its naming structure.

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Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Teased

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Mercedes-Benz has released two teaser photos of the new Mercedes-Maybach S 600, which is going to debut next week at the LA Auto Show.

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November 4, 2014

Mission Metris: Mercedes-Benz Previews its New Midsize Van at SEMA

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Mercedes-Benz is planning on introducing a new Metris midsize commercial van to the U.S. market in the fall of 2015. To preview the Metris, Mercedes-Benz is introducing "Mission Metris," a showcase of 4 new midsize Project Vans at SEMA 2014 in Las Vegas.

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November 3, 2014

Mercedes-Benz G-Code Concept Previews an Even Smaller Crossover

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With the new Mercedes-Benz GLA crossover now rolling into showrooms it remains to be seen how many buyers gravitate towards the new compact crossover. Mercedes-Benz is now previewing another crossover that could be even smaller than the GLA with the new G-Code concept.

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October 21, 2014

2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class to Get an Update, Still Stays Boxy

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Mercedes-Benz is working on an update to the iconic G-Class SUV, but don't expect it to change that much. The G-Class hasn't had a redesign since it was released in 1979, but due to some upcoming stricter EU regulations, Mercedes has to give the boxy SUV a few styling changes.

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October 20, 2014

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Maybach to Debut Next Month at the LA Auto Show

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It's being reported that the Mercedes-Benz is getting ready to resurrect the Maybach sub-brand with the debut of a new sedan at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month. According to Car and Driver, the new Maybach will be a stretched version of the S-Class that will be around 18 feet long, which will place it between the S550 and the previous Maybach 57.

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October 1, 2014

2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe Priced From $120,825

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Mercedes-Benz has announced the pricing for the 2015 S-Class Coupe, which starts at $120,825 for the S550 4MATIC Coupe. The S63 AMG 4MATIC Coupe starts at $161,825, while the V12-powered S65 AMG Coupe is priced at $231,825.

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September 30, 2014

Mercedes-Benz GLB: A Smaller G-Class is Coming in 2019?

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Mercedes-Benz is reportedly working on a smaller version of the boxy G-Class SUV with the GLB badge.

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September 23, 2014

2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG and C63 AMG S Previewed

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Mercedes-Benz has released the first photos and info for the 2015 C63 AMG and C63 AMG S, which are going to debut next month in Paris. Both models are powered by a 4.0-liter V8 Biturbo engine with up to 503 horsepower.

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September 12, 2014

2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Gets a Sporty Update

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Mercedes-Benz has revealed the updated 2015 B-Class, which now gets some updates that give it a sportier look.

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September 9, 2014

2016 Mercedes-AMG GT and GT S Are Ready to Take on the 911

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The all-new 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT sports car is here. The Mercedes-AMG GT is the second sports car developed entirely in-house by Mercedes-AMG and its aimed squarely at the Porsche 911.

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September 3, 2014

Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG Headed to the U.S. in 2016 With a $250k Price Tag

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It's being reported that the Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG is going to go on sale in the U.S. for the 2016 model year. The V12-powered G65 AMG SUV could also arrive with a price tag over $250,000.

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August 28, 2014

Mercedes AMG-GT Debut Confirmed for Sept. 9 [VIDEO]

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Mercedes has announced that the highly anticipated AMG-GT will debut on September 9. While we wait for its debut, we have yet another teaser video of the sports car.

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August 26, 2014

Mercedes-Benz M-Class to Be Renamed the GLE-Class

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Mercedes-Benz is reportedly going to rename the ML-Class SUV to the GLE-Class next year, while the upcoming production version of the Concept Coupe SUV will be named the GLE Coupe.

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August 5, 2014

Mercedes-Benz AMG Sport Lineup in the Works

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Mercedes-Benz is reportedly working on a new sub-brand, called 'AMG Sport' that will fit in between its standard lineup and the full AMG models.

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July 29, 2014

2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Priced at $39,325

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The all-new 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class goes on sale this fall and Mercedes-Benz has announced that it will start at $39,325, including the $925 destination fee. That price is actually $75 lower than the starting price of the 2014 C300.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA Priced at $32,225 and GLA45 AMG at $49,225

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Mercedes-Benz has released the pricing details for the 2015 GLA-Class, which is set to arrive this fall. The 2015 GLA250 with front-wheel-drive will have a starting price set at $32,225, but if you need all-wheel-drive, the price increases by $2,000 to $34,225.

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July 14, 2014

2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG Coupe Debuts with 621-HP

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the 2015 S65 AMG Coupe, which is powered by a 6.0L V12 engine with 621 horsepower and a massive 738 lb-ft. of torque.

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July 11, 2014

Mercedes-Benz CLA250 Sport Package Plus Unveiled

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a new Sport Package Plus trim package for the CLA250.

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June 27, 2014

Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti Announce New Plant in Mexico for Compact Vehicles

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Daimler and Renault-Nissan have announced plans for a new plant in Mexico that will build new compact vehicles for both the Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti brands. Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn and Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche announced today that their companies have agreed to establish a 50:50 joint venture, the business entity that will oversee construction and operation of the new plant in Aguascalientes in north-central Mexico.

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