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November 30, 2016

Four automakers reveal a 350-kilowatt fast-charging network for Europe

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As more electric cars enter the market, the need for fast-charging network of re-charging stations is becoming even more necessary. Tesla has its supercharger network for its and even BMW, VW and Nissan have teamed up to create a similar network. Now four automakers have announced a partnership that will help launch a fast-charing network in Europe.

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November 23, 2016

Mercedes has no plans to bring its new midsize pickup to the U.S.

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Last month Mercedes-Benz unveiled its new X-Class midsize pickup in concept form and has expected, the automaker has no plans to bring it the U.S. any time soon. Mercedes-Benz USA CEO Dieter Exler recently revealed at the 2016 LA Auto Show that there aren't any immediate plans to sell the X-Class here.

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November 16, 2016

Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet debuts and only 75 will head to the US

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Mercedes-Maybach sub-brand has unveiled its first droptop model, the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet. The S650 Cabriolet joins the S600 and S600 Pullman models.

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October 25, 2016

Mercedes-Benz X-Class truck concept revealed

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the X-Class truck concept that is a preview of the automaker's new mid-size pickup that is going to go on sale by late 2017. To show off the truck's potential, Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the X-CLass Powerful Adventurer and X-Class Stylish Explorer concepts.

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October 24, 2016

Mercedes-Benz teases its pickup concept

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Mercedes-Benz is getting ready to enter the mid-size pickup segment with a new body-on-frame pickup that is going to debut on October 25 as a concept.

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September 30, 2016

Mercedes announces EQ electric car sub-brand

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Mercedes-Benz is taking a page out of BMW's book with the announcement that it too will be creating a unique sub-brand for its new electric vehicles - EQ. Mercedes has released a preview of one of the sub-brand's first models with the debut of the Generation EQ concept this week at the Paris Motor Show.

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September 22, 2016

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain goes after the Volvo V90 Cross Country

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How can automakers make wagons more attractive? Well since SUVs are now more popular, why not make the conventional wagon look a bit more rugged with a slightly higher ride height? Volvo and Subaru have done it for years and now Mercedes-Benz is throwing its hat in the ring with the E-Class All-Terrain.

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September 18, 2016

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster and GT C Roadster revealed

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Mercedes-AMG is expanding the AMG GT family with the addition of two new roadster versions - the 2018 AMG GT Roadster and AMG GT C Roadster. The drop top versions of the AMG GT bring open-top fun to the lineup.

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August 16, 2016

Mercedes teases the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 again

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Mercedes-Benz has released another teaser of its new Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 concept that is going to debut later this week during Monterey Car Week in Pebble Beach, California. This is the second teaser of the coupe concept.

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August 11, 2016

Mercedes-Benz teases its new Maybach Coupe concept

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Mercedes-Benz may be thinking about building the ultimate luxury coupe for its Maybach sub-brand, since the automaker has released a teaser of a new Maybach coupe concept. The concept is going to debut next week in Pebble Beach - the perfect location for the debut of a sexy and luxurious coupe.

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August 8, 2016

Mercedes-Benz to create new electric vehicle sub-brand

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Last week Volkswagen revealed plans to create a bunch of new electric vehicles and now it's being reported that Mercedes-Benz is working on a new sub-brand for its future EVs. Following BMW with its i- sub-brand, Mercedes-Benz is currently finalizing plans for a new sub-brand that will enter the market with two electric sedans and two electric SUVs.

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June 26, 2016

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R debuts with 577-hp

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Mercedes-AMG has unveiled the track-ready 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R, which is lighter and more powerful than the GT and GT S models. Coming in at 200 pounds lighter than the GT S and with 577 horsepower under the hood, the GT R can reach 60 mph in 3.5 seconds and a top speed just under 200 mph.

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June 16, 2016

Mercedes-AMG GT R teased ahead of its debut next week

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Mercedes-AMG has released a few teaser photos of the upcoming GT R, which is going to debut next week at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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June 6, 2016

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Wagon revealed, confirmed for the U.S.

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the all-new 2017 E-Class Wagon, which is going to arrive in the U.S. by early 2017. The new E-Class wagon gets a look that is similar to the C-Class wagon, which is not only sportier, but stylish than the outgoing model.

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March 28, 2016

Mercedes-Benz could build a crossover convertible to rival the Evoque

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Last week Mercedes-Benz unveiled the GLC Coupe, which is the automaker's rival to the BMW X4 crossover coupe. Now it's being reported that Mercedes-Benz may be considering a convertible version, which would go head-to-head with the new Range Rover Evoque convertible.

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March 17, 2016

2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 revealed ahead of its debut in New York

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Mercedes-AMG has unveiled the AMG version of the GLC crossover - the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43, which is going to debut next week at the New York Auto Show. The "dynamic addition" to the GLC lineup has a nice 362-hp under the hood, a more aggressive body kit and other performance upgrades.

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March 11, 2016

2017 Mercedes-AMG E43 unveiled ahead of its New York Auto Show debut

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the first AMG version of the new E-Class - the Mercedes-AMG E43. The E43 is powered by a twin-turbo 3.0L V-6 with 396 horsepower and 384 lb-ft. of torque.

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February 29, 2016

2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet arrives this summer

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the 2017 C-Class Cabriolet at the Geneva Motor Show, which is the first time that the C-Class is going to be available as a convertible.

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February 24, 2016

2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 debuts with 362-hp

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Mercedes-AMG has taken the wraps off the 2017 C43 Coupe ahead of its debut next week at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. With 362 horsepower on tap, the C43 Coupe can reach 0-60 mph in 4.6 seconds on its way to a top speed of 155 mph.

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February 15, 2016

2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class convertible previewed

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Mercedes-Benz has released a preview of the 2017 C-Class convertible, which is going to have its debut at the Geneva Motor Show next month. This is the first time that Mercedes-Benz has ever offered a convertible version of the C-Class.

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January 26, 2016

Mercedes-Benz pickup might be called the X-Class

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Mercedes-Benz has yet to reveal its new pickup, but a new report claims that it might be called the X-Class.

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January 19, 2016

Mercedes-Benz confirms hydrogen-powered GLC F-Cell is coming next year

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Conversations around fuel-cell vehicles have increased significantly over the last few years, especially with the arrival of the Toyota Mirai and the upcoming Honda Clarity. Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that it will release its own fuel-cell vehicle next year, which will be a fuel-cell version of the GLC SUV, dubbed the GLC F-Cell.

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January 11, 2016

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class debuts with a 241-hp four-cylinder

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Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the all-new tenth-generation 2017 E-Class at the Detroit Auto Show. With styling that closely mirrors the C and S-Class models, the new E-Class is bigger than its predecessor with a more stylish exterior.

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January 5, 2016

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class leaked

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Mercedes-Benz was scheduled to reveal the all-new 2017 E-Class next week at the Detroit Auto Show, but thanks to a batch of leaked photos, we have our first look at the new sedan, now.

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January 4, 2016

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class teased ahead of its debut in Detroit [VIDEO]

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Mercedes-Benz is going to finally debut this month at the Detroit Auto Show. After various teasers, Mercedes-Benz has released another quick teaser and this time we get a closer look at the new Multibeam LED headlamps that are composed of 84 individually-controlled LEDs.

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December 15, 2015

2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet debuts with 621-hp

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Mercedes-AMG continues to spread its twin-turbocharged V-12 across the Mercedes-Benz lineup and now the latest addition is here, the 2017 Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet. The four-seater convertible packs 621 horsepower and can reach 62 mph in 4.1 seconds.

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December 8, 2015

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class interior unveiled

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Mercedes-Benz isn't quite ready to reveal the all-new 2017 E-Class, but the automaker has released the first photos of the interior, with the highlight being a pair of horizontal 12.3 inch displays.

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November 15, 2015

2017 Mercedes-Benz SL leaked ahead of its LA debut

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The first photos of the redesigned 2017 Mercedes-Benz SL have leaked ahead of its debut this week at the Los Angeles Auto Show. From what we can see here, the 2017 SL sports an entirely new face that is more rounded and closer to the brand's latest design language.

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November 11, 2015

2017 Mercedes-Benz SL shows its new face ahead of its LA debut

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Mercedes-Benz is bringing a refreshed 2017 SL roadster to the LA Auto Show later this month. While the 2017 SL isn't all-new, it does get a refreshed front-end that is rounder than the current model.

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November 4, 2015

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS is the 'S-Class among SUVs'

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Say goodbye to the Mercedes-Benz GL and hello to the GLS, which Mercedes-Benz says is the "S-Class among SUVs." Mercedes-Benz is renaming all of its SUVs, which will all start with GL now, like the GLC and GLE. The new GLS isn't completely all-new, but it does get a restyled exterior and more luxurious interior.

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October 30, 2015

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS leaked

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Mercedes-Benz is working on an update for its full-size GL SUV, which will also see its name change to GLS as part of the automaker's new naming structure. Mercedes-Benz hasn't revealed the new GLS, which is expected as a 2017 model, but a few brochure scans have leaked online.

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October 29, 2015

Mercedes-Benz Vision Tokyo concept is a funky fuel cell plug-in hybrid

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Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its latest concept, the Vision Tokyo at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. The concept looks similar to the F 015 Luxury in Motion concept that debuted earlier this year, but its van-like styling and lounge interior are designed to appeal to a younger generation.

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October 26, 2015

Mercedes-Benz teases Vision Tokyo autonomous concept

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Mercedes-Benz has released a teaser of its new Vision Tokyo concept, which is going to debut later this week at the Tokyo Motor Show.

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October 15, 2015

Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG 4Matic revealed

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Mercedes-Benz has revealed its latest AMG model, the GLE 450 AMG 4Matic. The GLE 450 AMG is the third AMG sport model after the C 450 AMG and GLE 450 AMG Coupe.

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September 21, 2015

Mercedes-Benz confirms Tesla Model S rival, could arrive by 2018

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Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that it is working on a new electric vehicle that will go head to head with the Tesla Model S. According to Thomas Weber, Daimler board member in charge of Mercedes-Benz car development, Mercedes-Benz will release a new electric vehicle in the next few years that will have a driving range between 250-310 miles.

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September 14, 2015

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet get two special editions

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Mercedes-Benz has introduced two new special edition models for the E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet - the Sport and V8 editions.

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September 13, 2015

Mercedes-Benz IAA concept teased

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In addition to new models, like the C-Class Coupe and S-Class Cabriolet, Mercedes-Benz has announced plans to reveal a new concept car this week at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Called the IAA concept, the new design study is an extremely aerodynamic four-door coupe.

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September 1, 2015

2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet drops its top

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Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the 2017 S-Class Cabriolet, which is going to debut in two weeks at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new S-Class Cabriolet is the fourth variant of the current S-Class family in the U.S. market and the first open-top flagship four-seater from Mercedes-Benz since 1971.

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August 25, 2015

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet teased again

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Mercedes-Benz has released another teaser photo of the S-Class Cabriolet, which is going to debut next month at the Frankfurt Motor Show. As its name suggests, the S-Class Cabriolet is based on the S-Class Coupe and according to Mercedes-Benz, it will be "most comfortable cabriolet in the world."


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August 19, 2015

2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe unveiled, arrives next summer

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Mercedes-AMG has unveiled what it calls the "sportiest C-Class ever" - the 2017 C63 Coupe. With a 4.0L biturbo V8 engine that generates 463-hp in standard trim or 503-hp in the C63 S, the C63 Coupe has its eyes set on the BMW M4, Cadillac ATS-V and Lexus RC F.

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