Shapely Mercedes-Benz CLS arrives in Paris

October 28, 2010 Leave a comment

Shapely Mercedes-Benz CLS arrives in Paris

Shapely Mercedes-Benz CLS arrives in Paris

Mercedes-Benz finally debuted the replacement for its original four-door coupe, the CLS, at the Paris Motor Show.
Set to be unveiled to the public later this year at the Paris Motor Show, the 2012 CLS-Class is a significant update of the automaker’s original four-door coupe.
More aggressive both front and rear, Read more…

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2012 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

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2012 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

2012 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

After a few months of hiding, our spy photographers have once again caught up wit the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SL. Seen here undergoing some cold weather testing in Sweden with the current SL, the next-gen SL looks like it will take some design cues from the Mercedes AMG SLS.
Despite some heavy plastic cladding, the car’s classic layout is still visible. Read more…

2011 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe

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2011 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe

2011 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe

After a few month hiatus, our spy photographers have once again caught up with the CL-replacing S-Class Coupe. The big two-door was spotted with virtually no camouflage, giving us our best look to date. The CL’s name change falls in line with Mercedes’ new naming scheme, which also included the E-Class Coupe.

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2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class

October 27, 2010 Leave a comment

2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class

2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class

The new generation Mercedes R-Class made its world debut today at the 2010 New York Auto Show. For the US market, Mercedes will only offer two trim versions: R350 BlueTEC 4MATIC and R350 4MATIC. The R350 4MATIC delivers 268 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque and has a fuel economy of 14/19 mpg (city/hwy) and the R350 BlueTEC 4MATIC gets a V6 turbodiesel engine with 210 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque. Read more…

2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 And CL65 AMG Preview

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2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 And CL65 AMG Preview

2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 And CL65 AMG Preview

Three weeks ago Mercedes-Benz released the new 2011 CL-Class to the world, and today, we are graced with its brawny AMG brothers, the CL63 and CL65 AMG. These two cars offer better handling, more aggressive looks, higher base equipment specs, and, of course, a stupendous amount of power.

Smaller, But Bigger
First up, the little brother of the duo: Read more…

New York Auto Show: 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class

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New York Auto Show: 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-ClassWhat is it? A hurried midcycle freshening of some of the more unfortunate aspects of the Mercedes-Benz R-Class “sports tourer.” Help couldn’t come soon enough. And apparently more than a “freshening” was needed for this styling bomb.

How’s it look? Hearselike — still — from the back. An E-Class nose job helps disguise the R-Class coming, Read more…

Review: 2011 Mercedes-Benz E350 Cabriolet

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Review: 2011 Mercedes-Benz E350 Cabriolet

Review: 2011 Mercedes-Benz E350 Cabriolet

The new Mercedes-Benz E350 Cabriolet is one of the sweetest convertibles around. It’s so elegant and easy to live with that it’s well worth a premium. That’s a good thing because the E350 starts at $57,725, making it much pricier than competing convertibles from Audi, BMW, and Lexus.

If you can afford it, this rear-wheel-drive midsize coupe is a perfect second or third car for weekend jaunts and tooling around town. Read more…