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This Is The Mercedes You’ll Probably Get Sick Of Again In Formula One

The current hybrid V6 era in Formula One has been defined by one thing above all: getting real damn tired of seeing the Mercedes car up front, week after week. Last season was better, but Mercedes unveiled their 2018 W09 EQ Power+ F1 car and I’m already bored of it. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The Mercedes-Maybach Isn’t Expensive Enough

No, this isn’t a post written by someone else. This is me, just me, so hear me out. Here goes: I think, based on Mercedes-Benz’s current lineup, the Maybach variants are too cheap. Mercedes is not charging enough money for them. And it’s not OK. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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What Do You Want To Know About The 2018 Mercedes-Benz E400 Wagon?

Here in America, we find ourselves with a sudden wealth of wagons as a nice byproduct of the crossover boom. Well, maybe not a wealth, but there’s more available now than in many years past. Kristen is driving the Buick Regal TourX and just tested a Volvo V90 Cross Country; BMW, Volkswagen, Mini, Audi and […]

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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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The 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Looks Like It’s Upped Its Game

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class is the littlest Benz hatchback, and while in the past it’s had a three-pointed star, it’s never been all that… well, great. Evidently Mercedes is trying harder this time, as the new one that dropped today sure looks a hell of a lot more sophisticated.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-Wagen Isn’t Too Different, Don’t Worry

The all-new 2019 Mercedes G-Wagen is planned to debut at the Detroit Auto Show in a couple of weeks, but Mercedes just couldn’t hold back on releasing some interesting details a little bit early, perhaps to reassure us that the new one won’t be too different. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Really Hope Mercedes Brings The AMG Models When The 2018 A-Class Comes To America

The new 2018 Mercedes A-Class, which is finally coming to America, is getting nice-ified with things like an upgraded suspension, according to Autocar. More importantly, it will also be available in two performance models, the AMG A35 and the AMGA 45. And while it’s not totally clear if those models are are also…Read more… Continue […]

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Linkin Park Is Helping Mercedes-AMG Create Fake Car Noise For Its Future Electric Performance Lines

More environmentally friendly cars aren’t so friendly to the pedestrians around them, considering that they’re quieter than a Miata seller when you ask about the rust. Automakers are turning to fake noise because of that, and Mercedes has Linkin Park helping it come up with sounds for its AMG cars to make.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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The Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Pullman Guard Will Save Your Hide When The World Goes Mad

I just watched Baby Driver for the first time recently, and one of the problems in that movie is the cars aren’t bulletproof enough. Everyone would have had a much easier time if there were rolling around in the Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Pullman Guard. Now there’s a real armored car.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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