Mercedes-Benz seatbelt ‘fault’ sends child into dashboard

A furious mother has claimed her son was lucky not to be killed following a failure with the car’s seatbelts in her Mercedes. Zykiah Ditchett was thrown forwards into the car’s dashboard after his seatbelt failed during a low-speed crash involving his Mother Joanne’s Mercedes-Benz GLC. Zykiah escaped physically unscathed following the shunt, but Joanne(…)

Mercedes concept coupe fully revealed

We were teased with some darkly lit sneak previews a month or so ago, but the latest concept coupe offering from Mercedes-Benz – the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 has been properly revealed at Pebble Beach, California. Described as the “ultimate in luxury”, Mercedes says the 2+2 “pays homage to the glorious age of the aero coupes(…)

New Mercedes tells you where there’s a free parking space

As of next year, Mercedes drivers will be able to help each other locate parking spaces with a new piece of technology set to be integrated into their vehicles. A pilot project is being worked on by parts supplier Robert Bosch GmbH and Daimler AG (Mercedes parent company) that will notify drivers of vacant car(…)

Mum gives Mercedes C Class raffle prize to daughter

What do you do when you win a Mercedes as a prize? If you’re Claire Dunning of Thornaby the answer is, you give it away. When Clare scooped the winning ticket in a fundraising raffle in aid of the Norton-based autism charity Daisy Chain, she was shocked to find she had won a Mercedes C(…)

Mercedes gets well and truly beached

William He will most likely think twice before he drives his car onto a beach in the future. More likely, he’ll never attempt it again owing to the embarrassing experience suffered after he attempted to take his friend’s £38,000 Mercedes GLA 250 4Matic onto Sydney’s Dee Why beach. The 25-year old from Hornsby was left(…)

Mercedes set to integrate office software with Microsoft

Now there’s literally no escape from the office, not if you drive a Mercedes that is. A revolutionary new project titled ‘In Car Office’ sees the German automaker adding both Microsoft Exchange support and integrations with your work calendar into your car. Mercedes aren’t necessarily suggesting that you work from your car but the new(…)

Rare Mercedes once owned by Hollywood star James Mason up for auction

A Mercedes-Benz that formerly belonged to Hollywood star James Mason is to be auctioned by Sotheby’s this month. The 300 SE Cabriolet is one of several classic cars coming under the hammer. Others include a 1956 Austin Princess hearse once owner by John Lennon and featured in the musician’s 1972 film Imagine. Mason’s former vehicle(…)

Daimler and the Mobility World

We can bet that you are getting pretty tired of consistently hearing about what the automotive world is really in to at the moment. Yes it’s all about electric vehicles, autonomous vehicles and mobility, but when news appears, we have to write about it. So the news is that Daimler has now acquired a new(…)

Mercedes 2018 A Class Spotted

When there is a release of a new vehicle, most of the motoring world gets extremely excited about the new possibilities, technologies and designs which will be on display. The level of excitement rises for different classes of manufacturers too; Ferrari is more exciting than Fiat, is it not? So when Mercedes release a vehicle(…)

Mercedes Teases the GT R Again

We recently mentioned that Mercedes-AMG is creating a new GT vehicle. They firstly created the GT, then the GT S, and now they have the GT R which is set for release at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in late June. In the previous article, we noted some of the spy shot photos and the(…)