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Posts Tagged ‘Mercedes-Benz’

The rakish two-door roadster is one of the world’s most collectible cars.

Factory tool kits are as much a part of the automobile’s history as the cars they serviced.

The concept has been a non-starter but we may yet enjoy swivel seats in our cars.

In the early 1990s, Mercedes and Porsche co-produced the V-8 E500, which set a new standard for powerful luxury mid-size sedans.

eBay Motors is on top of the food truck trend with many vehicles on tap, some of them already fully functional.

Each new era of hood ornament design reflected its period.

Automakers brought some of their most exciting models—vehicles you don't commonly see on the streets.

Owning a V12 might not not be as difficult as you think.

It's one of the first cars bearing the marque “Mercedes-Benz," and the oldest working taxi in Germany.

The last of the two-seat convertible cars made in the spirit of the first SL is a legitimately attainable dream car.

In 1994, six vintage automobiles were acquired, restored, and painted white. Then, the artist Hiro Yamagata and about 20 assistants painted fanciful natural designs, based on photographs of nature. It was a mashup of Daimler and Gauguin. The series called “Earthly Paradise,” grew to about 20 cars, including the 1952...

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE Class at the New York International Auto Show Were you just thinking that Mercedes-Benz could stand to expand its product lineup a bit? Perhaps with another SUV? Well then your prayers have been answered, as the new 2016 GLE Class is here at the New York International Auto Show strutting its...

Buick Avenir ConceptThe Buick Avenir Concept could be the new flagship from Buick and it’s hot. This exquisite sedan was one of the biggest surprises of the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The Avenir is a low-slung four-door with unmistakable rear-drive proportions and flagship...

1. Lamborghini Aventador Rollerball PenFor the man who has everything, what do you buy? Yep, a Lamborghini Aventador Pen. Sure, it may be a little bit of overkill, but who would be able not to grin like a kid when handed this stunning pen on Christmas morning? 2. Gear Shifter CufflinksWant to keep your man looking...

Now in its fifth year, the Legends of the Autobahn show brings together fans of German made automobiles during Pebble Beach Concours week. Amongst the many rows of shining German engineering, there were an overwhelming number of older Mercedes-Benz cars that made us pause and discover the many stories to be found. One...

In the world of supercars, rarer is better. In certain geographical locations where supercars are commoner than taxis, just knowing it’s unlikely you’ll see a car like yours down at the local shops is more important than Nürburgring lap times. So when a Porsche 918 or McLaren P1 is just a little too common for...

Likes:Emissions Free Interior spaciousnessDislikes:COMAND telematics needs a refreshThe manifestation of automotive mobility from earth’s precious oil resources to the state of electrification brings a spark of positivity to mankind, knowing there is a brighter future that allows humanity to rest on its...

Round 2: German Compact Coupes – BMW M235i vs. Mercedes CLA 45 AMG For those who feel that stuffing a big engine in a large car is a bit clumsy and oafish, the Germans have long provided a satisfying answer. After all, BMW practically invented the small sports sedan, and now even AMG has decided to tackle the compact...

The 2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC Coupe made its world debut with actor, Jon Hamm from Mad Men by its side at this year’s New York International Auto Show (NYIAS). He was the perfect co-star helping to reveal one of the hottest and most powerful cars in town. The S63 AMG Coupe is powered by a twin-turbocharged...

Monterey’s annual Concorso Italiano has grown in popularity so much that organizers have expanded its reach with a new event in Southern California. The inaugural Desert Concorso took place on March 30 in upscale Palm Desert, just east of Palm Springs. “The biggest difference from Monterey is that the Desert Concorso is...

It’s no secret that Mercedes-Benz sedans are followed by parallel coupe renditions to focus acutely on the performance attributes of the luxury liners from the Stuggart, Germany based automaker. When the company unleashed the opulent S-Class in 2013 the vehicle made quite a splash amongst technologically and...