The new Mercedes-Benz SLK CDI

For the first time ever a diesel engine has been inserted into the famous SLK roadster, hence the name Mercedes-Benz SLK CDI. The rear wheel drive vehicle will offer something completely different and is sure to appeal to a completely new segment of the market. The 2.1 litre diesel may not immediately take to customers;(…)

How Mercedes-Benz have turned the tables on BMW

BMW were last year’s winners in the American sales charts but Mercedes-Benz have taken the lead thanks to their revitalised line-up of sports utility vehicles. Mercedes-Benz was America’s number luxury car seller back in 2000. Lexus knocked the German company off their perch and established themselves as long time leaders last decade until BMW saw(…)

The Mercedes-Benz E-300

The new Mercedes-Benz E300 has been hailed as potentially one of the best economical type of vehicles available on the worldwide car market. It’s quite easy to see why. The hybrid powered Mercedes-Benz arrives here in the UK later on in the year. What’s so different this time round? When you hear of hybrid powered(…)

The A-Class appealing to youth

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class has been hitting headlines for over a year now. Why? Because it is the most refreshed and change vehicle in any Mercedes-Benz lifecycle. Ever since the A-Class’ appearance at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, the car has been extremely highly anticipated ever since. But why did Mercedes-Benz feel the need to change(…)

Mercedes-Benz losing ground in China

Mercedes-Benz has lost ground in China with Audi and BMW steaming ahead. Believe it or not, driving a Mercedes-Benz is not considered so prestigious in countries such as China. Mercedes-Benz opened their first factory in China in the year 2006. From there onwards the company took a great stake in the luxury car market, gaining a(…)

Mercedes-Benz in serious price fixing allegations

Mercedes-Benz has been accused of working illegally with five of their dealerships and is currently under investigation of the Office of Fair Trading (OFT). In effect Mercedes-Benz may have broken the rules of competition law. The price fixing allegations come between the years 2007 – 2010 with specific dealers and Mercedes-Benz also accused of sharing(…)

250 Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks sent to Iraq

Iraq State Company for Automotive Industry, otherwise known as (SCAI) have completed a deal for 250 trucks to be delivered. They will be used to reconstruction purposes throughout many areas of the country. The Mercedes-Benz Actros truck is almost perfectly suited to dealing with tough off road conditions, an asset that is very much needed(…)

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT

Just by looking at images of the new Mercedes-Benz SLS GT, you can see what a splendid vehicle with an astonishing amount of power. Will we be able to afford one? The answer for most of us would be no. The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT is essentially a revamped version of the SLS AMG. What’s(…)

It’s cheaper to insure a Mercedes-Benz than a BMW in America

Research in the United States from has confirmed that BMW drivers are paying 25 per cent more for their car insurance compared to Mercedes-Benz drivers. Could this have an effect in the battle for the number one luxury car spot at the end of the year? Mercedes-Benz v BMW Mercedes-Benz and BMW took their(…)

Mercedes-Benz SL will start from £72,495

Sounds quite expensive don’t it, but if you are interested rest assure that the car is indeed worth every penny. The Mercedes-Benz SL Roadster will be released at the start of June for a whopping £72,495 for the entry level version. Main rivals The car’s main rivals will be the Jaguar XK and the Porsche(…)