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(…)

Mercedes reveal all-terrain E-Class estate

In some ways, the only surprise is that it’s taken this long. In the late 90’s Mercedes was leading the new SUV wave with the M-Class. Since then, Audi Allroads and Volvo Cross Countrys have taken control of the 4×4 estate market. That is about to change… Pictured above is the new E-Class Estate All-Terrain.(…)

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(…)