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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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I Need To Know Everything About This G-Class Boat From A 1996 Episode Of Jeremy Clarkson’s Motorworld

It’s just a fleeting moment, but in the first episode of the second season of Jeremy Clarkson’s Motorworld, there’s a glimpse of what appears to be a Mercedes G-Class bodied boat of some kind. What’s up with that?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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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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The 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63 Does 0-60 In 4.4 Seconds With 4.0-Liter Power

The previous G63 on full acceleration felt like being in a house falling off a cliff and it did 0-60 in 5.3 seconds. The new 2019 Mercedes-AMG G63, with 577 horsepower from AMG’s ubiquitous 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8, does the run in 4.4.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Crawled Under The 2019 Mercedes G-Class With One Of Mercedes’ Head Engineers

The new 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class may look the same on the outside, but there are some huge changes underneath. So I sat down—well, technically, crouched down—with G-Class head of development Oliver Metzger to look at some hardware. It was awesome.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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What It Means For Off-Roaders Now That The Mercedes G-Class Is Losing Its Solid Front Axle

With the new Mercedes G-Class ditching the solid front axle it’s had since the late 1970s, the Jeep Wrangler is the only remaining high-volume SUV in the U.S. with a solid front axle. And while Mercedes claims the new Geländewagen was built to be great off-road, this is kind of a shame. Here’s why.Read more… […]

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The 2019 Mercedes G-Class Doesn’t Mess With An Icon Except Under The Skin

Long the preferred choice of Russian gangsters, hip-hop moguls and off-roading one-percenters, the Mercedes G-Class SUV has been an icon since it launched in the 1970s. Despite its undeniably cool looks, it still largely drove like a 1970s car thanks to modest upgrades over the decades. No more. The G-Class is…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The 2018 G-Wagen Is Different And Mercedes Really Means It This Time

The angry, blocky Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen has been around in its current shape since the 1970s. Over the years its powertrains have changed, its interior’s been wrapped in different cloths, but it looks like 2018 will be the first major update the world’s roughest luxury “car” has had in a long, long time.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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