Spy Video: Mercedes-Benz S-Class XL

Here is a fresh video from Nurburgring, where premium carmaker Mercedes-Benz is continuing the testing its extra-long S-Class as a prototype. The S-Class lineup will gain a third member next year when the “XL” version will come out. It will be slotted above the existing long wheelbase version which has an overall length of 5246 mm. The longer one will be around 5500 mm in length and will keep the same two plus two seating layout. While the third side windows of the short- and long-wheelbase versions are included in the rear doors, on the XL model these will be positioned after the rear doors. Continue reading

Mercedes-Benz GLA Concept

Here are the first official pics of the new Mercedes-Benz GLA Concept. The concept of the Mercedes-Benz GLA compact crossover will be unveiled at the upcoming Auto China 2013 Show in Shanghai, which starts this Saturday. Probably, the production model will be ready for the Frankfurt Motor Show in September this year. The German luxury carmaker will prepare a new GLA and it goes on sale worldwide in the first half of 2014.
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Mercedes chooses Garmin for next-gen info system

Mercedes has announced Garmin will provide fully integrated system for the luxury carmaker’s future navigation. Garmin says the systems will also include a small secondary display for upcoming turn information, and users will also be able to control the navigation system via either the vehicle’s rotary control or voice commands. Continue reading

2014 Mercedes CLA 45 AMG Priced from $47,450

German luxury carmaker is ready to meet the 2013 New York International Auto Show. Today Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its four-door AMG coupe, the CLA 45 AMG. The CLA 45 AMG comes with the same powerplant from the A 45 AMG hatchbak, a 2.0-liter turbocharged unit that develops 355-horses (360PS) and 450 Nm (332 lb-ft) of torque.
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Mercedes-Benz CLA Officially Launched

Mercedes-Benz CLA

Here are the first official pictures of a German luxury four-door sports sedan based on the A-Class MFA front-wheel drive platform, called CLA. The new CLA may be equipped with the 4MATIC all-wheel drive system being available as an option and it will launch with a 207HP turbocharged 2.0-liter four-banger in the U.S. and a wider range of gasoline and diesel engines in Europe and other markets.
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Mercedes-Benz Recalls 2012 CLS550 in the U.S.

2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS550

Today we have good news for Toyota: Mercedes-Benz recalls 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS550 and CLS550 4Matic in the United States because the engine hood could open while driving. But we have bad news for Toyota: Mercedes-Benz said that the recall affects only 23 examples of the aforementioned models built from December 01, 2011, through December 13, 2011.
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