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Mercedes-Benz and BMW could miss 2011 targets

It has been reported that both Mercedes-Benz and BMW are likely to miss their sales targets for the year in India. 10,000 target We had reported earlier that both companies did well with sales in October in other parts of the world. But it appears both BMW India and Mercedes-Benz India are feeling the effects(…)

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter set for another mass order

The Mercedes-Benz  will receive another mass order for Sprinter. The company in question are Anglian Home Improvements, who seem to be attracted to the van’s fuel efficiency. Anglian Home Improvements are an important company within the home improvement industry here in the U.K. The company, who require a fleet of vans in order to operate(…)

Mercedes-Benz SL Class

The Mercedes-Benz SL Class is one of the most stylish and dynamic roadsters available on today’s market. We take a further in depth look at what are our favourite features on the car. Performance We start off with how great the performance is amongst the SL Class as it is an attribute that is one(…)

Mercedes-Benz USA CEO ousted

Earlier last month Ernst Lieb was ousted as the CEO of the Mercedes-Benz USA group. He will remain with the company working in an unspecified role according to some sources. We reported yesterday that sales of Mercedes-Benz USA sector were thriving. The news of Ernst Lieb’s sent shockwaves throughout the automotive industry but certainly didn’t dampen the(…)

Mercedes-Benz reports remarkable October sales figures

Mercedes-Benz sales figures dramatically rose in America and Canada for last month. In what is considered a remarkable achievement, Mercedes-Benz is clearly progressing towards cracking what is considered two very tough markets. Canada saw 2,865 new vehicles delivered in October alone. This meant that Mercedes-Benz sales within the country saw an increase of 16% on(…)

@YourCommand: The new Mercedes-Benz iPhone-centric infotainment system

Mercedes-Benz is to introduce an iPhone-centric infotainment system. Not too many details have been released about the system but it sparked up a lot of interested. @yourCommand This follows the concept @your Command system from Mercedes-Benz. Commands are catered through voice commands and gestures. This cloud based system is being experimented on F125 concept cars(…)

Mercedes-Benz profit falls

Mercedes-Benz profit has fallen dramatically in the third quarter of the year to €1.36 billion. Company earnings have fallen 15% to €1.11 billion before interest and taxes were taken into account. Investment in Renault has taken a huge dip and Karmaz, the Russian truckmaker has not represented a good performance for the German luxury auto(…)

Mercedes-Benz using a six-straight engine

A straight six Mercedes-Benz engine could be reintroduced by the company in the near future. The news comes after BMW considering a V-6 engine in the new M3. Is this a way the company keeping up with their bitter rivals? If a straight six engine was to be released by the company, it would be(…)

Mercedes-Benz recall in America

There has recently been a recall of 6,872 clean diesel of Mercedes-Benz’s in the USA.  The Mercedes-Benz recall was triggered after a fault within the car’s fuel system. Just when petrol prices around the world are increasing, the last thing motorists need is it leaking away from their cars. Fuel Filter fault The fuel filter(…)

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Cabriolet

Details of the upcoming Mercedes A-Class Cabriolet have been revealed. The models come as something of a surprise, as no one expected a Cabriolet version of a car within that particular class. The car said to take inspiration from the BMW 1 Series Cabriolet, which it is set to directly rival.  The Audi A3 Cabriolet(…)