The Mercedes-Benz SLK 250 CDI review

The Mercedes-Benz SLK 250 CDI is the first ever diesel variant of the SLK. It will achieve a staggering 204 BHP along with 500 Nm of torque. This in essence makes the car the most powerful diesel vehicle in its class. The first pictures of the car were released last year with many fans and(…)

Mercedes-Benz India expand CKD kits in India

Mercedes-Benz is  to expand their completely knocked down (CKD) kits assembly operations in India. This will start with the assembly of the Mercedes-Benz ML-Class SUV, which is expected to be released in the country very soon. Cut price 2.2 litre diesel engine The ML-Class SUV vehicle will be brought in already built allowing room for(…)

The Mercedes-Benz Diesel Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz has shown off the E300 BlueTec Hybrid vehicle. As you can probably tell by the name, the car is extremely fuel efficient. 15 per cent difference in fuel efficiency When compared to the Mercedes-Benz CDI the fuel efficiency difference if 15 per cent up for the E300 BlueTec. Not only is that but the(…)

Mercedes-Benz instrumental in Daimler’s fourth quarter profits

Strong sales of Mercedes-Benz vehicles in China and the United States helped Daimler fourth quarter profits rise last year. Altogether the company reported a 57 per cent increase. Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles and vans selling well Mercedes-Benz vans, especially the Sprinter played it’s part in help profits to increase. The van has become a household name(…)

Daimler’s car sharing scheme set to expand

Daimler’s car sharing scheme in North America is set to expand from coast to coast. The two new cities that the scheme is set to extend to are Washington D.C and Portland Oregon. Named car2go, the sharing scheme comes under the Daimler AG Financial services bracket. It has become a great success in America and(…)

Daimler investing $1 billion with Beiqi in China

Daimler will invest $1 billion with Chinese partner Beiqi Foton Motor Co in a truck venture in China. Appropriate business license granted Both have recently received a required business license from the Chinese Government. Each company will have 50 per cent of the business. Annual capacity set to increase for Beiqi Beiqi’s Foton factory will(…)

A dock for your Smart Car

Smart car, who are owned by Mercedes-Benz, may have a new Dock+Go feature developed by Rinspeed. It is a type of backpack for your car. One problem with driving around the city and towns is the tight spaces. That’s why many opt for the small stylish Smart car. However this can prove to be a(…)

Mercedes-Benz India up car production by 50%

Mercedes-Benz will be double the number of cars produced at their Chakan factory from 10,000 to 20,000 by next year. The luxury car market set to expand in India Mercedes-Benz is baking on the luxury car category in India growing over the next few years. In order to take advantage of demand, the company are(…)

The Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series

The Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series has made a huge impact over in America this week. Some believe that Mercedes-Benz have taken it up a level in terms of quality and excellence. The car was introduced at the 2012 Miami Boat Show and will officially go on sale in April this year in America. Powerful(…)

Daimler and Google reach agreement on map technology

Daimler and Google have a reached an agreement which states that Mercedes-Benz will get quicker access to new map technology which Google develops. Mercedes-Benz to get first choice The agreement was signed back in January at the Consumer Electronics Show (Otherwise known as CES) which was hosted in Las Vegas. Daimler will also be presented(…)