Mercedes Models

Five reasons to buy a Mercedes C-Class

When it comes to the junior executive market, the winner of the WhatCar 2016 Car of the Year – the Audi A4 is pretty much unbeatable. But if you do fancy something slightly different, the Mercedes C-Class is definitely worth a look. It’s a high performance cruiser, with a top quality interior, plenty of equipment(…)

Mercedes-Benz E-Class wins UK Car of the Year

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has won UK Car of the Year 2017. Having already scooped the accolade of best executive car when the category winners were announced in January; the E-Class has now added the crown for best overall car in the main vote that tallies the various section winners. John Challen, director of the UK(…)

Five memorable Mercedes-Benz models

Since they ‘invented’ the automobile back in 1886 – a claim heavily disputed by everyone else, from pretty much that year onwards – Mercedes have made some truly spectacular cars. Pushing boundaries of performance, comfort, reliability, and sheer style, the German car-maker has long been a pioneer of car innovation and design. There have been(…)

1968 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagoda restored fully to its former glory

Car restoration can be a difficult task at the best of times; the older the vehicle in question, the more delicate the job becomes. Getting your hands on the correct materials required for the process can be difficult, and the mechanics doing the work need to be familiar about the car they’re working on. The(…)

Mercedes-Benz X-Class much more than ‘a reskinned Nissan Navara’

Mercedes have been quick to point out that their new X-Class double cab pick-up has undergone a thorough reworking, dynamically as well as visually, according to their commercial vehicle boss Volker Mornhinweg. Revealed several weeks ago in concept form, the X-Class retains many of the easily identifiable features of the Nissan Navara: the ladder-frame chassis,(…)

New Mercedes-Benz X-Class ‘is more than a reskinned Nissan Navara’

The new X-Class, Mercedes’ new double cab pick-up has undergone a reworking of its dynamics as well as just visually, says the German car maker’s commercial vehicle boss Volker Mornhinweg. Revealed last week in concept form, the X-Xlass keeps the ladder-frame chassis; five-link live rear axle and McPherson strut from the suspension set-up of the(…)

New Mercedes-AMG E63 will have four-wheel drive and drift mode

Company chairman, Tobias Moers has confirmed that 2017’s Mercedes-AMG E63 performance car is set to have 4Matic four-wheel drive as standard. To guarantee it continues with the established rear-wheel handling characteristics of its earlier incarnation, a newly developed drift mode will also be included, as well as other features. The new E63 will be debuted(…)

Mercedes reveal concept SUV to rival Tesla

The Paris Motor Show tends to have its fair share of unveilings and this year’s is no different, with Mercedes taking its turn in the spotlight. The German car maker has unveiled its new SUV concept, Generation EQ. The all-electric SUV is modelled on the GLC Crossover. Head of the Mercedes-Benz car division, Dieter Zetsch(…)

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(…)

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(…)