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Buy these four Mercedes-Benz AMG Black Series cars in one shot

For those who love all things Affalterbach, the holy grail is Mercedes-Benz vehicle that's been given the Black Series treatment. The engineers at AMG rarely roll out such special machines, but they make a large, loud splash when they do. Just five models have been given the Black Series goods, and right now you have the chance to buy four of them... in one...

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Geely looking to buy stake in Mercedes’ parent Daimler

Having just acquired Terrafugia, Lotus, and a sizable stake in Proton, holding company Zhejiang Geely's international buying spree doesn't look to be slowing down yet. State-run China Central Television (via The Standard) has reported that Geely, which also owns Volvo and Lynk & Co., plus its own eponymous car brand, is set to acquire...

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Mercedes reveals 2019 G-Class cabin, confirms Detroit debut

The Mercedes-Benz G-Class may have a boxy design dating back to the 1970s, but that's exactly what appeals to buyers of the iconic Gelandewagen. That's why prototypes for a redesigned version show a very familiar shape. In fact, it's almost impossible to tell the new model apart from its predecessor in the spy shots we've seen. While...

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Order up: New Mercedes Sprinter coming soon with a side of telematics

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is a familiar sight here in the U.S. but the rest of the world would be lost without it. The proof is in the numbers: since introducing it in 1995, Mercedes-Benz has sold more than 3.3 million. In the first nine months of 2017 it sold 142,000—and that's at the tail end of a model cycle. Calling it a success would be...

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS spy shots

Prototypes for Mercedes-Benz's next-generation GLS have been spotted again. They hint at a more fluid yet still imposing design for the automaker's biggest SUV offering. Mercedes was smart to get into the full-size SUV segment a decade ago with the original GL-Class. The second-generation model currently on sale was rebranded the GLS for the...

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2019 Mercedes-AMG C43 spy shots and video

Engineers from Mercedes-AMG have been spotted testing a prototype for an updated version of the C43 sport sedan. The C43 replaced the C450 for the 2017 model year and is priced from just over $50k. It's one of the tamer "AMG Sport" models offered by the Affalterbach tuner and like others in the “43” series, it comes with a 3.0-liter...

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A35 to be first model from AMG’s new entry-level range

It's about to get even easier to get behind the wheel of an AMG. The Affalterbach tuner is preparing two tiers of performance for its next-generation compact cars, in the same way that its larger models come in milder “43” and full-bore “63” flavors. With the next-gen compacts, you'll have successors to the current...

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Mercedes reveals interior of next-gen Sprinter

Mercedes-Benz on Monday revealed the interior of its new Sprinter debuting in February 2018. The design has trodden down a high-tech path, which Mercedes says will lead to simpler fleet controlling and optimized communications between fleet manager and driver. Key to this is new levels of connectivity and new telematic systems that will be offered. The...

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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE spy shots and video

Mercedes-Benz’s GLE will soon be redesigned, and we have spy shots of prototypes for the new generation of the popular mid-size luxury SUV. The current GLE was introduced for the 2016 model year but is really just an update of the M-Class launched in 2012. We’re expecting the redesigned model on sale in 2018. It should arrive as a 2019 model...

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