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Leaked: 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS

Leaked brochure images have revealed the 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS prior to its debut at the Paris Motor Show. The Mercedes-Benz CLS boasts loads of styling from the Shooting Brake Concept, as well as the E-Class. There are new flared wheel arches, a sloping roofline, LED fog lights and optional LED headlights. Inside includes leather upholstery, wood trim and a new […]

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Model Year Changes For The South African Mercedes-Benz C, E, GL & M-Class

Model Year changes include small updates which cannot be kept back for Facelifts or New Models. With this being said, Mercedes-Benz South Africa has released a few MY changes for the C-Class, E-Class, GL-Class and M-Class models. The C-Class changes include: Standard feature changes: Four New CGI Engines BlueEFFICIENCY Badging Avantgarde and Elegance design line badge included on the centre […]

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Pricing For The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3

Mercedes-Benz has announced that pricing for the SLS AMG GT3 will start from €334,000, excluding 19% VAT. The GT3 has been designed for GT3 racing and this means that it includes a new front fascia, a ventilated hood, a carbon fibre front splitter, a rear diffuser, and a large wing on the back. There’s a steel-braking system, a six speed […]

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Will We See The Mercedes-Benz CLC Shooting Brake In September 2013?

Reports are saying that Mercedes-Benz will introduce the CLC Shooting Brake in September of 2013. CLC Shooting Brake styling will be similar to the CLS Shooting Brake concept (pictured) which made its debut at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show. Power will come from a range of turbocharged engines which include a 1.2-litre motor with 80kW, a 2.0-litre motor with 150kW, […]

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Brabus Ride Control Suspension For The Mercdes-Benz G-Class

Brabus, a German tuning firm, has created a new suspension kit for the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. The new kit is called the Ride Control Suspension and it’s aimed at creating a smoother, more comfortable ride without hindering off-road capabilities. Brabus has said that the new kit will be slightly more advantageous at low speeds on rough terrain as it offers a […]

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New Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Engine For Mercedes-Benz 180CGI & 200CGI

Mercedes-Benz in South Africa will now offer the C-Class 180 CGI and 200 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY with a four-cylinder turbocharged engine. This motor will connect to a six-speed manual gearbox which allows for better fuel economy without harming power. The 1.8-litre turbocharged C200 model will pump out 135kW with 270Nm of torque, where the fuel consumption is 6.8 litres per 100km […]

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Mercedes-Benz Working On A C-Class AMG Coupe

According to a report, Mercedes-Benz will offer an AMG version of the C-Class Coupe. The C63 AMG Coupe will go on sale next year where it will boast a 6.3-litre V8 engine connected to a seven-speed MCT transmission. Power amounts to 336kW with 600Nm of torque. AutoCar, the original source, said that “looking to up the power beyond that of […]

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Special Edition Mercedes-Benz SL Night Edition & SLK Grand Edition For South Africa

Mercedes-Benz will offer their special edition SL Night and SLK Grand Edition in South Africa. The two models will offer new 18- and 19-inch wheels as well as new paint work. The SL Night Edition will use a designo magno night black matt paint finish where the SLK Grand Edition will boast a special designo graphite paint finish. “These exciting […]

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Pricing: The Mercedes-Benz CL AMG Range

The recently revealed Mercedes-Benz CL-AMG range has been priced by Mercedes-Benz. The CL63 AMG will start at €160,769, including VAT, where it will boast a 5.5-litre bi-turbocharged V8 engine with 400kW and 800Nm of torque. All of this power will mount to a 7-speed SPEEDSHIFT MCT transmission. Following this, Mercedes-Benz has priced their range-topping CL65 AMG at €227,825.50, VAT included. […]

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Inden Design Tunes The Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG

Inden Design has released a brand new tuning kit for the Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG hardtop roadster. The ‘Black Saphir’ package includes a new bonnet, a rear diffuser and a front apron. All of the parts are available separately, and this includes the 20-inch wheels wrapped in Dunlop tires. Following this, extras will include a lowering suspension, a rear parking camera, […]

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The Last First-Generation Mercedes-Benz CLS Has Rolled Off The Line

Mercedes-Benz has closed off production on their first-generation version of the CLS-Class. The CLS started selling in 2004 where it cause a panic in the auto-industry as it was dubbed to be a ‘four-door coupe’. The last version of the CLS was a CLS550 and it was built for an American who wanted AMG styling such as premium leather and […]

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Revealed: 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG & CL65 AMG

Mercedes-Benz has dropped information on their new CL63 AMG and CL65 AMG facelift models. The two AMG models will offer new bumpers, a new grille and restyled headlights for the front, where the back will offer LED fog lights, a new exhaust system and 20-inch wheels. Inside will boast premium leather upholstery, AMG heated and ventilated seats, a sports steering […]

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Hamann Motorsport Changes A Few Things On The Mercedes-Benz Gullwing

Hamann Motorsport has tuned the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing. The upgrades include a new set of 21-inch cross-spoke wheels in black, a lowering kit which drops the supercar by 30mm and a new stainless steel exhaust with 90mm pipes flying out the rear end. The pricing for the alloy wheels and tire combo starts at €10,500. Hamann are apparently working […]

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Mercedes-Benz Adds New Leather To The 2011 E63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz will offer their E63 AMG with new ARTICO leather appointments on the dashboard and door belt lines for the 2011 year. The 2011 changes will also include Designo Leather II for the lower section of the dashboard, glove compartment cover and door linings. An optional package is the Designo Leather I package which offers special black leather on the […]

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Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing: Priced At R2,4m In South Africa

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG is ready for the South African market. The SLS AMG is the first car ever produced by the AMG department and it boasts a 6.3-litre V8 engine with 420Kw and 650Nm of torque. Dubbed the Gullwing, the SLS AMG is a sporty supercar which weighs in at 1,620kg. Performance figures are impressive, and this means 0-100km/h […]

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