Tag Archives: MercedesBenz

2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS preview

Mercedes-Benz established the current fastback sedan trend when it launched the original CLS over a decade ago. The iconic swoopy sedan now enters its third generation with the 2019 CLS unveiled on Wednesday at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. The car also marks the introduction of the next step in the evolution of Mercedes' "sensual...

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class interior photo teasers tip plug-in hybrid model

Last week, Mercedes-Benz showed off what to expect from its next-generation compact luxury cars' interiors. Upon closer inspection, the photos also revealed an A-Class plug-in hybrid is forthcoming. Virtuel Car first noticed the small detail and published the images on Tuesday. Looking closely at the interior teaser image's all-digital gauge cluster reveals...

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Mercedes-Benz offers augmented reality app to replace owner’s manuals

Flipping through numerous pages of text isn't exactly the most difficult way to find the answer to a question about your car. However, it isn't the most advanced way, either. Enter "Ask Mercedes," Mercedes-Benz's new chatbot and augmented reality assistant the German luxury automaker revealed last Wednesday. The brand developed the app specifically to...

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2019 CLS heralds next evolution of Mercedes design

The 2019 CLS set to debut next week at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show will mark the introduction of the next step in the evolution of Mercedes-Benz's "sensual purity" design philosophy. It's a design philosophy where sculptural, three-dimensional surfaces take focus in creating character, as opposed to creases or overly complex...

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Major step up in quality, design for interiors of next-gen Mercedes compacts

The interiors of Mercedes-Benz's next-generation compact cars are taking a marked step up in the areas of design and quality. The German automaker on Wednesday gave an early look at the interior that will be appearing in cars like the next-generation CLA and GLA, as well as a new A-Class sedan. It will appear first in a next-generation A-Class...

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2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS teased before LA auto show debut

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS won't stray far from the current model's successful shape when it debuts late this month at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Mercedes-Benz released a single teaser image showing off the 2019 CLS-Class' new front fascia Saturday, a little over a week ahead of the auto show. From the image, we can what look like LED running lights that...

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Skier Jon Olsson shows off his monstrous 800-hp Mercedes-Benz G500 4×4

Jon Olsson isn't just a professional freeskier and ski racer, he's also a horsepower junkie. Why do we say that? Because he owns multiple wild creations that make in excess of 800 horsepower, including one of the most rambunctious Rolls-Royce Wraiths we've ever seen. Now, there's this: his new 800-hp Mercedes-Benz G500 4x4. Absolute Motors, a performance...

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Mercedes-AMG lets you say it with puddle lamps

Here in the States, we have a fascination with car badging. We want others to know the make and model of our cars. Automakers allow you to shout this from the roadways with badging, decals, and now all sorts of lighting options. Mercedes-Benz offers a giant lighted star for the nose of its vehicles, so the look-at-my-brand game can continue well into the...

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Interior of next-generation Mercedes-Benz G-Class leaked

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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2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class spy shots

Mercedes-Benz is working on an update for its C-Class. The update is to freshen things as the C-Class reaches the midway point in its life cycle. Recall, the car was introduced for the 2015 model year, so in Mercedes tradition we should see the updated model introduced for the 2019 model year. A number of prototypes have been spotted and reveal that there...

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