Mercedes distributors also hit with a 7.8 million yuan fine.
On a late January evening, sitting in my new-to-me college dorm room, I found myself once again talking cars (and stuff) with some of Oppositelock’s finest, in the famed Tinychat chatroom. Only this time was a little different. This time, I was reaching out to the best of Oppo to help me source a replacement car for my beloved bugeye WRX. Show More Summary
A NEW MERCEDES BENZ PICKUP? Well, they’ve always made good trucks.
My name is Rob Babcock and I’m a comic in Los Angeles. Last year I went on a coast-to-coast tour for three months. I hit 34 cities, did 82 shows and drove 12,023 miles in a 1975 Mercedes Benz named Harvey. (If you want to see photos, search #benzit on instagram. Show More Summary
Last night as after the clock struck midnight Georgia Lawmakers rushed through a tax cut package which included a new tax break for employees of Mercedes Benz, as well as any other automakers that relocate to Georgia. Lawmakers said Gov. Show More Summary
The Mercedes-Benz 540 K Streamliner is an important piece of history for the automaker. This is a car that was created as a one-off back in 1938, and it was a technical masterpiece for Benz. An aluminum bodied machine that was able to cut through the wind thanks to its supercharged 5.4-liter straight-eight engine. The goal was a blend of speed and...
Did you miss out on spotting the self-driving Benz when it was in San Francisco earlier this month? No worries, the Mercedes Benz F015 will be back again in two days! [ more › ]
What's the first thing you should do when the police open the door on your smashed-up Mercedes Benz after you've drunkenly ploughed through a roadside barricade? Peace and Pout. Exactly. [ more › ]
This are several videos of Mercedes Benz's vision of the future: the F015 concept car. It can drive itself autonomously, has four chairs that can swivel in any direction, a manual steering wheel that folds out Flight Of The Navigator...Show More Summary
The future of automobiles is getting closer every day. German auto maker Mercedes Benz showed off a “car of the future” prototype self-driving car in California on Wednesday and futurist and Steve Jobs wannabe Elon Musk’s new Tesla Model S … Read more ›
TweetOh my, I’m guessing maintenance for this high-maintenance V12 monster (which cost, I’m guessing here, and let’s throw in license and reg and whatnot, NORTH OF FREAKING $130K, back in the aughts) costs more than rent: Imagine that in San Francisco…
Let's check off all the wonderful attributes today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Benz possesses- a longroof roof; five speed stick; a sweet straight-six; three-row seating; and a rep for having been built for the gods. Oh, and it's sort of brown too. How much do you think all that might just be worth? Read more...
In more “athletes with shiny cars” news, I would like to inform our readers that Alfredo Simon has an all-chrome Mercedes Benz. The Detroit Tigers righty parked his whip (I'm legally compelled to call chrome vehicles “whips”) outside...Show More Summary
Hot on the heels of Mercedes Benz Australia confirming that it was keen to make the Smart business model work in Australia, representatives have been forced to admit that the new version won’t be available in Australia for the foreseeable. The German manufacturer’s Australian arm has been forced to accept that the business case, largely based on pricing, [...]
A rare, fully restored, 115-year-old Benz Ideal is the oldest motor car offered at Bonhams single-marque Mercedes-Benz Sale. The annual auction takes place 28 March in Stuttgart, Germany, and will feature more than 40 lots of collectors? motor cars. Show More Summary
The SL-Class is one of the most iconic namplates in Mercedes’ storied history, as it dates all the way back to the legendary 300SL that ebuted in 1954. The second, third and fourth generations debuted in 1963, 1972 and 1989, respectively, and all brought significant changes. Show More Summary
Oh man, this is short but great. Outside the Pheasant Pub in Drogheda County, Ireland, some jackass was trying to break into a car (looks like a Mercedes) by flinging stones and things at the window, to no avail. So the guy tries a nice, heavy brick. And the brick takes care of the situation. Read more...
A V12 Mercedes Benz is good for lots of things: impressing your heroin dealer coworkers, impressing your protection industry coworkers, or even impressing your World Bank coworkers. But what about gymkhana? Read more...
When the doors to the Mercedes Benz Museum in Stuttgart...
Sixty years ago, the Mercedes 300 SL finished first, second and third in class at the Mille Miglia. Benz honors that victory with this special-edition SL550, now confirmed for availability in North America. Continue reading MercedesShow More Summary