The launch of the 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLS range is the final step in the brands re-categorisation of its broadening SUV line-up. It all makes more sense now, with an A-Class SUV in the GLA, a C-Class GLC, E–GLE and now the biggest of them all, the GLS, which Mercedes state is the “S-Class of SUVs”. […]
The innovative, analog-dial-replacing Virtual Cockpit in Audi’s TT-S sports car and new R8 has earned itself a place on the coveted Wards Auto best interior list for 2016. Alongside plush BMW limousines and a sleek Mercedes Benz, Audi’s...Show More Summary
While today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 300GD is offered up in Detroit, it’s really a Canadian and importing it might be a total pain in the boot. We’ll just have to see if its price makes it worth that pain. Read more...
TweetThere used to be grass here, ‘neath this Benz, but it’s gone. Long gone. So now all you need to do is twist 90 degrees and you’re parked: Oh Lord, won’t you park me my Mercedes Benz/ My friends all have Uber, I must make amends...
In the 1970 tune titled Mercedes Benz, Janis Joplin sang, ?My friends all drive Porsches, I must make amends.? In real life Joplin, too, drove a Porsche, a 1964 356 C 1600 SC Cabriolet. Her classic sports car with a psychedelic paint job sold for $1.76 million at an auction last December. Show More Summary
Of all the designers I met at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Russia in Moscow this season, Yasya Minochkina was by far the most business conscious. With a background in finance, she's kept a shrewd eye on global expansion since we first took notice of her feminine womenswear line in 2014. And during a... Continue reading
Last week in Moscow during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Russia's 32nd season of shows, I darted around the venue near the Red Square observing celebrities, socialites, bloggers and models in their natural habitat. As as a foreigner with negligible understanding of who is Important — not to mention... Continue reading
Among the frenzy of super, hyper and mega cars revealed at this week’s Geneva motor show, the top three finalists for the 2016 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) award have been announced. With four key categories covered, comprising World Luxury Car, World Performance Car, World Green Car and World Car Design of the Year, the […]
By now you've heard about the "drive by" shooting in Uptown Charlotte early this morning. The usual MO trio of "brothers" got disrespected and decided to shoot up an SUV and a $70,000 Mercedes Benz Sprinter Van.With an Uzi sub machine...Show More Summary
A lesson about taking breaks from a creepy Mercedes. My wife and I were driving from Ephesus in Turkey to Konya. This is a long drive and my wife had fallen asleep. Suddenly while she was sleeping my rental Mercedes Benz dashboard displayed a coffee cup. I was concerned. Was the rental car being forward and should I […]
There may, this season, have been less excitement and buzz around NYFW in light of the whole Mercedes Benz debacle and so many designers opting instead to show "in season" (the frigid temperatures didn't help either...), but there was still plenty to love in terms of beauty inspiration. Show More Summary
Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Mercedes is in Salem, but sadly not the Salem with the witches. You’ll still have to decide if this 4Matic wagon’s price might just put a spell on you. Read more...
Bradley Cooper tries to keep a low profile as he climbs into his Mercedes Benz G Wagon after exiting Hotel Bel-Air on Sunday (February 7) in Los Angeles. The 41-year-old Joy actor kept it cool and casual in blue jeans, a white t-shirt, flip flops and a NFL backwards hat to celebrate the 2016 Super [...]
Supermodel Stephanie Seymour hopes to enter a first-offender accelerated alcohol treatment program in response to DUI charges. On January 15, Seymour was driving her Land Rover when she inexplicably backed into a Mercedes Benz while Stephanie was trying to back her vehicle off an I-95 on-ramp. Show More Summary
At what point does a car’s odometer no longer have relevance? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 300SD is claimed to have put over a quarter-million miles on the clock. Let’s see if it still has miles to go before it sleeps. Read more...
Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 190E rocks a three-point-oh, and was once featured on Bring a Trailer. You won’t have to bring a trailer full of money for it now, but you’ll still have to decide if it brings it at all. Read more...
It was in 1886 that Carl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler came up with their separate ideas for internal combustion-powered transport and in the process created the concept of the motor car. Now, 130 years on, Mercedes-Benz is celebrating the pivotal year with a special edition version of the 2017 Mercedes-AMG S63 4Matic Cabriolet. Called the Edition...
Foreign-Language Oscar-shortlisted Labyrinth Of Lies took the Mercedes Benz Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature at the Palm Springs International Film Festival. Director Giulio Ricciarelli’s film chronicled the coverup of German...Show More Summary
TweetAnd when I say one block, sometimes this line of idling Lexus LX570’s, Mercedes Benzes, Audi wagons, Toyota Priuses, Tesla Model S’es, and all matter of Porsches Porsches Porsches goes down Golden Gate, up Central, and then starts snaking back along Turk: Oh well: For our appointed Mayor to go on and on about how […]
Brandon Davis, oil heir and Paris Hilton associate, has been charged with drunk driving for an October car wreck that destroyed his Mercedes Benz and sent him to the hospital, TMZ reports. Sources told TMZ that Davis was driving with a blood alcohol level that was twice the legal limit and that he was arrested... Show More Summary