The most powerful Mercedes S-Class

December 17, 2014 at 00:43

The car will be offered in two versions of “updating” – Mansory M800 and Mansory M1000. In the first case, the power 5.5-liter bi-turbo “Eight” was raised from 585 hp and 900 Nm to 800 hp and 1200 Nm. First hundred Mansory M800 travels in 3.6 seconds, vs. 4.0 with stock Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG, which was used as a “workpiece”. In the second embodiment, the power has been increased to 1000 hp and 1400 Nm, the conquest of the first hundred requires 3.2 seconds, and top speed is limited by the limiter at around 300 km / h. Such cardinality indicators achieved not only through the traditional chip-tuning, but also thanks to the installation of a new exhaust system, new turbochargers and refinement connecting rod and piston.

Mercedes-Benz S-Class pics

Mercedes-Benz S-Class picture

New powerful athlete Mercedes-AMG C 63

December 15, 2014 at 19:27

Very charm and impressive dynamics: new Mercedes-AMG C 63 sets new standards. A unique experience to the driver and passengers are guaranteed by high-tech drive characteristic AMG dynamics and the ability to individualize the equipment of vehicle. This flagship of the C-Class is driven by a 4.0-liter twin-turbo engine V8, the closest relative of the powerplant Mercedes-AMG GT, which provides impressive vehicle traction. Engine power ranges from 350 kW (476 hp) In the C 63 to 375 kW (510 hp) In the C 63 S. Thanks to an unprecedented low fuel consumption – 8.2 liters per 100 km in the combined cycle – C 63 becomes the owner of the eight-unit cost in the segment of highly dynamic cars.

Mercedes-AMG C 63 pics

Mercedes-AMG C 63 picture

Mercedes will make electric cars Tesla competitors

December 13, 2014 at 23:20

German automakers create their own competitors electric cars Tesla.
First of all, to respond to a competitor from California is going to the company Mercedes-Benz and Porsche. In both cases, manufacturers are planning to develop a car that will be driven by an electric motor and has a range of at least 400 kilometers.

New electric Mercedes is unlikely to be built on the architecture of the existing models. However, we know that we are talking about a car that size will be similar to sedans E- and S-Class. Although the final decision on the production of the electric vehicle is still pending, it is known that it is particularly insists the head of the German company Dieter Zetsche. The appearance of luxury, “Mercedes” Power in the market should not expect before 2021.

Mercedes  electric cars pics

Mercedes electric cars picture

“Unmanned” Mercedes are drive on American roads

December 11, 2014 at 17:05

The German company Mercedes-Benz has received permission from the authorities of California for road testing vehicles with autonomous control, according to the press service of the concern Daimler AG.

Commenting on the decision of the California authorities, head of development and research of Daimler Thomas Weber noted that traffic in the US is very different from the German and before displaying such modifications of cars on American roads they need to “teach” the rules and peculiarities of driving in the United States. As explained by Weber, American track and wider than most German are six to eight lanes. Traffic lights are mounted on the other side of the road, except when it has the advantage of roundabouts driver, who turned on him first. Such differences are forcing engineers “Mercedes” further train cars driving in the United States.

Mercedes-Benz S-class autonomous control pics

Mercedes-Benz S-class autonomous control picture

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz of the future Part II

December 9, 2014 at 14:40

In order to reduce an aerodynamic drag, mirrors were replaced by cameras that display an image on vertical screens installed inside the cabin. Autopilot system is equipped with radars that scan the space around the vehicle. Two of them are installed at the front and on several sides of the cab. There are also stereo cameras, scanning the road 100 meters ahead and the surrounding space at 45 degrees horizontally and 27 degrees vertically. For stand-alone mode drive system responds called Highway Pilot. Similar technology is used in aviation. Scanners detect the number of rows of the road, pedestrians, stationary and moving objects and are able to read information from road signs. When maneuvering, electronics warns the driver about objects in the dead zone the entire length of the wagon.

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 pics

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 picture

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz of the future Part I

December 7, 2014 at 14:42

Mercedes-Benz Company has told about how the future of big trucks road haulage will look like. Recently, during the exhibition of commercial vehicles IAA Commercial Vehicles which was held in Hanover, Germany, was presented the world’s first self-governing concept truck which was named Future Truck 2025. The novelty is the world’s first truck with the function of the autopilot. The new model has even managed to experience the A14 highway near Magdeburg. The car has received a streamlined body and a variety of special LED lights that can change color depending on the mode of operation of the machine. For example, if a truck runs man lights are white, as if the car is on autopilot than the color is blue.

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 pics

Unmanned truck Mercedes-Benz 2025 picture

New line of Mercedes-Benz sporty models

December 6, 2014 at 23:48

Mercedes-Benz has officially confirmed the emergence of a new “sport” model line, which will be called AMG Sport. It will be the first representative of C-Class with an index of 450 AMG. This car will take place in the range between C400 and C63 AMG. Premiere of new items will be held in January at the Detroit Auto Show. This piece of news was revealed by the head of AMG Tobias Moers.
For the first time, the appearance in the series of “Mercedes” line AMG Sport, which must compete with the S-family of Audi and BMW M Performance, became known in May 2014. At the same time it was reported that the release of new products will begin precisely with the new C450. The car will receive a three-liter twin-turbo V6 engine capacity of around 333-367 horse powers.

Mercedes-AMG 2014; AMG Sport-Modelle, AMG Sport  models pics

Mercedes-AMG 2014; AMG Sport-Modelle, AMG Sport models picture