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Brabus-Built Bimmer Beater Is A Six-Figure Stunner

UK-based classic car sellers Fast Classics have brought to market this one-of-one 1988 Mercedes 190 built by Brabus. Their asking price? £132,000. Now, if you can pick yourself up off the floor after seeing that stratospheric price, take a look at the listing for the full explanation of what exactly makes it worth so…Read more… […]

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Mercedes-Benz Is Getting More Serious About Going After Tesla

Mercedes-Benz hasn’t been shy about its intention to flood the world with new electric cars, but one thing still up in the air was if it wanted to put an electric compact car into production. Now, we have an answer. On Friday, the German automaker said it’s dropping nearly $600 million on a factory expansion […]

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The Outgoing Mercedes G-Class Is Still In Production Because Icons Never Die

If you thought the seemingly everlasting “old” Mercedes G-Class would actually go away completely, you underestimate its power over the militaries and corporations of the world. It’s still being built alongside it’s refreshed and improved replacement.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Reproduction Body Panels For The Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing Are Finally Available Thank God

Imagine you, a member of the public, are driving about in your Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing and minding your own business. As you do. Suddenly, while stopped at a light, the inattentive driver behind you taps the back of your car with his. You would have become a murderer that day, but because Mercedes is now […]

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There Might Be A Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen Maybach Coming Because Why Not

The 2019 Mercedes Geländewagen, updated recently, is proof that Mercedes isn’t slowing down with G-Wagen production, even though the body’s basic design hails from the 1970s. And if these new rumors of even more upcoming variants are true, then we could soon be looking at a whole family of boxy trucks. Read more… Continue Reading […]

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YouTuber Gets Five Years In Prison For Ripping Off Old People To Buy Fast Cars

Automotive YouTube is a deep, unseemly pool of hucksters, show-offs and superbrains locked somewhere inside a 25-minute video no soul has ever finished. What’s worse than being an automotive YouTuber, though? Being an automotive YouTuber who also scams old people out of their pensions.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Will Go Fully Electric

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class, very possibly the “best car in the world,” is going electric, Mercedes-Benz’s CEO Dieter Zetsche said Wednesday. And not just hybrid, which you can already get with the S550e. No, this will be full-on electric, and a challenge to Tesla, who has recently been beating them on their own turf.Read more… Continue […]

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Canadian Mercedes Dealership Caught On Dashcam Taking Customer’s AMG On Ice Cream Run And Overcharging For Labor

This is certainly not the first time we’ve seen dashcam video of dealership techs doing stupid, embarrassing, or disrespectful things to or with customer’s cars, and I suspect it won’t be the last. Daniel Shiekhan took his Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG in for a transmission service to a Toronto-area Mercedes-Benz dealership,…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Here’s Your Chance To Buy Russell Crowe’s 2001 Mercedes-Benz S500

Russell Crowe has divorced his wife of over a decade. Sad! But, as he explained to an Australian television station on Thursday, he’s now trying to create “a bit of clear space.” How’s that? Well, he’s putting hundreds of things up for auction, including a 2001 Mercedes-Benz S500 that dates to his Gladiator days.Read more… […]

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I Can’t Look Away From This Guy Gutting A Mercedes-Benz S-Class Seat

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class has some of the most comfortable and pampering seats on the market today. You can drive around while being simultaneously cooled, heated, massaged and hugged by the active bolsters. But what’s under all that buttery and perforated leather?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Huge Grain Of Salt On This But Maybe The Next Nissan Z Will Be Developed With Mercedes

Times are tough for the sports cars. We know that. As sedans and SUVs and trucks have become faster and more powerful, the buying public has shifted away from dedicated two-seaters, convertibles and coupes. So to make the economics work, automakers are looking toward joint ventures, like Toyota and BMW did with the…Read more… Continue […]

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The 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe Is So Popular I Couldn’t Get Near It

If you’re the kind of person who likes truly unique fast cars and procreation, your options can be limited when it comes to combining your two passions. Yes, you can get M cars, RS cars, and AMGs, but they’re all faster versions of already existing cars. Maybe you want something that was designed from the […]

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The 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe Is So Popular I Couldn’t Get Near It

If you’re the kind of person who likes truly unique fast cars and procreation, your options can be limited when it comes to combining your two passions. Yes, you can get M cars, RS cars, and AMGs, but they’re all faster versions of already existing cars. Maybe you want something that was designed from the […]

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