2016 Paris Motor Show: Mercedes trolls rest of motoring world

In the run up to the 2016 Paris Motor Show, Mercedes-AMG has shown its mischievous side by cheekily trolling its fans and motoring media alike, by releasing teaser images of a toy. In the photos posted on the company’s Instagram site, the German car maker has partially revealed what initially appears to be the rear(…)

Hamilton and Rosberg pushing each other to ‘new heights’

Toto Wolff, team boss at Mercedes, believes his two drivers are pushing each other to “new heights” as they fight out a two horse race for the driver’s championship. Just eight points now separates Hamilton and Rosberg for the 2016 title, with six Grand Prix remaining. The two have shared the spoils – with either(…)

Illinois family give their ‘pop pop’ the Mercedes he always dreamed of

An elderly grandfather got the car he’d always coveted, when his family presented him with the vintage Mercedes-Benz 450 SL as a gift. Under the impression it was in fact a gift for his granddaughter, the Illinois grandfather affectionately called ‘pop pop’ by his family, cried tears of joy as they broke the news to(…)

Ensure your Mercedes-Benz is Autumn ready!

Apart from a few late flourishes, summer has faded away to a pleasant memory. This means over the next few weeks, autumn is going to start getting serious. Okay, we know you’ve driven at this time of year, like a million times before, but it’s always worth that little extra consideration and preparation for what(…)

Extremely rare Mercedes-Benz put up for sale

A hugely rare Mercedes-Benz 280 SE 3.5 Cabriolet has been put up for sale by one of London’s leading car dealerships. Only 68 right-handed versions of the classic were believed to have been manufactured, and this model, which has been completely restored by Sleeping Beauties of Brisbane, Australia, is in pristine condition. The model has(…)

The story of the Mercedes-Benz star

The Mercedes star that sits atop its vehicles throughout the world is a true brand icon. Instantly recognisable, steeped in history and a true marker to the quality, reliability and comfort associated with this innovative company over the years. All of us are familiar with the logo, but what’s the story behind the design. How(…)

Ten facts you probably didn’t know about Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes- Benz is a car-maker steeped in rich history. Their cars have been fixtures on our roads for over seventy years, as familiar to our eyes as a Royal Mail post box, or congestion on the M25. Most of us could spot the familiar characteristics of a Mercedes from just its silhouette, but how much(…)

Stolen Mercedes tracked down using phone app

After his car was stolen by thieves, a crime victim turned detective, with the help of a Smartphone app to track his £40,000 Mercedes-Benz down to where thieves had stashed it. Hassan Liaquat was devastated when his Mercedes C250 was taken from his home driveway in the Horton Bank Top area of Bradford in the(…)

AMG GT Roadster unveiled by Mercedes

Mercedes has revealed that their new AMG GT Roadster will be making its debut at the forthcoming Paris Motor Show. There are two versions of the Coupe: the AMG GT Roadster, and the GT C Roadster. This takes the total AMG GT stable up to five vehicles. Both variants boast more power than the AMG(…)

Rosberg driving better than ever, says Mercedes boss

Nico Rosberg has moved back to the summit of the F1 driver championship table, taking the lead from teammate Lewis Hamilton following a dominant drive in Singapore. The Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff heaped praise on the German driver following his victory, ahead of Daniel Riccardo. In recent times, it’s been more common hearing Wolff(…)