Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG Sport

January 16, 2015 at 19:16

Undoubtedly, one of the most anticipated cars of 2015 year is a brand new cross-coupe Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe.

The BMW X6 competitor in its various versions deservedly occupies the front pages of all automotive publications. At the annual auto show started NAIAS-2015 in Detroit had its world premiere of “charged” version updates – Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG Sport.

The model is the second in a row of completely new sports line AMG Sport, which, in turn, occupies an intermediate position between the standard version of any model Mercedes-Benz and its extremely “hot” modifications AMG.

Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG Sport  pics

Mercedes-Benz GLE 450 AMG Sport picture


Mercedes C-Class C350e will be charged from the mains

January 14, 2015 at 17:57

Since January of this year the European Mercedes-Benz dealers opened reception of orders for new modification of C-Class. Following current trends, the Germans sedan is equipped with a hybrid power plant, which can be recharged from the mains. The approximate cost of this version starts from 60 000 euros.

Plug-in hybrid Mercedes-Benz C350e is equipped with two engines – a 2.0-liter gasoline turbine unit, which develops 208 hp and 80-horsepower electric motor.

Expected fuel consumption, while using both units, is 2.1 liters per 100 kilometers. In this case, a lithium-ion battery that can be charged from the power outlet in the garage or at the gas station with special charging station provides a 32-kilometer run on electric.

Mercedes C-Class C350e pics

Mercedes C-Class C350e picture

Mercedes presented the car of the future F015

January 12, 2015 at 14:41

Auto boasts a swivel chair and touch screens throughout the cabin.
The Mercedes Company on exhibition of new technologies in Las Vegas unveiled an unusual concept – model of the future with the name F015 Luxury in Motion.

Mercedes-Benz F015 Luxury in Motion is equipped with a compact power plant and autopilot system, so designers have abandoned the traditional shaping of the body, giving the concept aerodynamically calibrated one-volume form. The machine is made from recycled plastic, aluminum and carbon fiber, which helped to save 40% by weight, and is equipped with a single system of LED-lamps.

Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion  pics

Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion image

“Limousine for President” was caught on tests

January 10, 2015 at 20:19

Mercedes-Maybach Pullman will be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show spring.
Already promised that Mercedes-Maybach Pullman will be even more luxurious than the recently introduced “simply» Mercedes-Maybach. While the “normal” if such an epithet applied for an exclusive car, Maybach was stretched to 5453 mm, the Pullman will boast 6.4 meters in length!
By the way, at the photos can be seen that the car passes the test … six-door. What is for Pullman Mercedes not new: for example, 6-door limousine owned by Leonid Brezhnev. While experts believe the extra handles only a sham designed to mislead the car spies.

Mercedes S-Class Pullman pics

Mercedes S-Class Pullman image

Mercedes is developing a modular platform for electric vehicles

January 8, 2015 at 00:56

Mercedes-Benz is in the early stages of work on developing a new platform for electric vehicles.
Named Ecoluxe, the platform is a part of an ambitious project valued at $ 2 billion of euro, which is supposedly going to endorse the guidance of the German company. The new architecture, according to the bosses of the company should compensate the weight of the battery, so the efforts of engineers will focus on the development of lightweight modular chassis with a universal (short and long) wheelbase. Currently Ecoluxe provides four style stands, although the term may be added to other embodiments.

2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class pics

2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class image

Mercedes extreme version Gelandewagen G63 AMG 4×4

January 6, 2015 at 15:21

Mercedes-Benz is preparing another extreme Gelandewagen – “Brother” of six-wheel G63 AMG 6×6 to 4×4. The new model will have under the hood of the same combination of engine and transmission, as well as some techniques of differential and new chassis aimed at further development of the already high off-road qualities.
Gelandewagen is promised to be presented in 2015. To market its release will be in the two years before the submission of a significant upgrade of the famous classic military SUV Mercedes-Benz, which is planned for 2017.
Because of the vivid colors of the prototype, the new high-tech Gelandewagen insiders dubbed the “Green Monster”. In their reports, the car will be equipped with 5.5-liter bi-turbo V6 petrol engine with direct injection, used in the standard G63 AMG.

Gelandewagen G63 AMG 4x4 pics

Gelandewagen G63 AMG 4x4 picture

Mercedes-Benz showed a new teaser of unmanned concept

January 4, 2015 at 17:31

Mercedes-Benz has issued a new teaser of unmanned concept car; the public premiere will take place in early January at the Consumer Electronics Show CES in Las Vegas. German manufacturer of this machine is called “mobile digital home”.

On the new official images clearly visible only the back of the car and the front overhang – all the other elements are obscured. In addition, it is possible that the car will receive very narrow wheels.

About the intention to present at CES drone concept car said the head of Daimler Dieter Zetsche in October of 2014 year. According to him, the new “express company presentation on the development of technology autopilot.”

Mercedes-Benz unmanned car teaser pics

Mercedes-Benz unmanned car teaser image