2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA First Drive

By Bill Schaffer Georgetown, Washington D.C. — I often hear that some new product is a ?game changer,? but I can?t think of any recent new car that would fit that description ? until now. Mercedes-Benz is noted for their excellent luxury and performance cars, but has a limited market, simply because most of their…

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2013 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG Test Drive

?Mercedes-Benz G-Class adds G63 AMG model to lineup? A boxy full size, high performance SUV with Class? Over the past 33 years, since it was originally conceived in 1979 as a vehicle to primarily serve to traverse tough off-road terrain, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class has undergone a constant and impressively progressive evolutionary process,?refining what was initially…

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Test Drive: 2012 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG

?Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG: Most powerful production SUV? Exclusivity with a bi-turbo V8 ? The true luxury SUV market segment was actually created by Mercedes-Benz, when the German automaker debuted the first generation M-Class in the fall of 1997, breaking new ground. Now, 14 years later, the new 2012? M-Class rolls into dealer showrooms adding new…

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Test Drive: Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe

?Premium quality in a compact format? The Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan is number one in sales worldwide in its market segment. That?s newsworthy in its own right, but for the 2012 model year, the iconic German automaker has undertaken a major restyling of its popular four-door C-Class sedan that incorporates more than 2,000 new parts, including…

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C63 AMG Coup? Black Series

Slip a big V-8 engine in to a compact coupe and you have the makings of an awesome sports coupe.? When the engine is the Mercedes-Benz AMG 6.3-liter V-8 and the car is the C-Class coupe the edge becomes even sharper and the car becomes world class. At 510 horsepower, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG…

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The High Performance/High Fuel Economy AMG V-8

Owners of the new Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG will be getting the best of both worlds with the new 5.5-liter V-8 engine.? Boasting an increase of 60-hp for the SLK55 from the previous version, up to 415-hp, the engine also is consuming about 30 percent less fuel. The new AMG Cylinder Management system and direct fuel…

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Arriving Next, the MB C63 AMG Coupe

Arriving in U.S. Mercedes-Benz showrooms in September 2011, the all-new 2012 C63 AMG will offer the latest addition to the company?s high performance arsenal. The new coupe joins the successful C63 AMG Sedan and CLS 63 AMG as well as the AMG family of coupes which includes the CLS63 AMG and the CL63 AMG….

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Test Drive: Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG

The Original 4-Door Coupe On Steroids Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. — Helen of Troy may have been the face that launched a thousand ships into battle, but the Mercedes-Benz CLS was the face that launched hundreds of thousands of cars.? The Mercedes CLS made design history in 2006 (2004 in Europe and South America) when…

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Test Drive: 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

?Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG: The next gullwing classic?? It has been said that ?Beauty is in the eye of the beholder?, and that?s indeed true up to a point. There?s no question that in the case of either the classic Mercedes-Benz 300SL gullwing of the mid-?50s, or the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG gullwing, that they are…

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