Meet Buster, this 1968 Porsche racecar transporter from Mercedes

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Motorsports, Classics, Truck, Videos, Commercial Vehicles, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Racing If you're thinking about Porsche and Mercedes-Benz when it comes to motorsports, your first thought is probably on the two German brands battling on th...

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Mercedes CLA a sub-$30k car no more

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Coupe, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury To be honest, the sub-$30,000 Mercedes-Benz CLA was more a theoretical than a real thing. Squeaking in at $100 below that magical threshold, not counting a $925 destination charge, snagging a CLA anywhere near $3...

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Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe is ready to tackle BMW’s X6

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Crossover, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury Under the chiseled hood of the GLE 450 AMG sits a 3.0L, twin-turbo V6 with 362 hp and 384 lb-ft. Years after the polarizing BMW X6 originally hit the market, Mercedes-Benz has finally ...

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What you missed on 12.9.14

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Coupe, Sedan, Performance, Truck, Etc., Crossover, Mercedes-Benz, Motorcycle, Specialty, Luxury, Misc. Automakers We test the Polaris Slingshot three-wheeler We're split on whether the Polaris Slingshot is beautiful, aggressive or just plai...

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Mercedes giving SL a nose job

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Convertible, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury, Spy Photos Mercedes tends to keep its SL roadster around longer than most models. The previous fifth-generation machine was launched in 2001, underwent a facelift in 2009 and stuck around until 2012. That'...

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Mercedes C-Class Coupe due to go on sale next December

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Coupe, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury While we expect to see the coming Mercedes C-Class convertible sometime next year, perhaps at the Paris Motor Show, Auto Motor und Sport reports that the C-Class Coupe will go on sale in December 2015 (probably i...

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What you missed on 12.3.14

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Motorsports, Convertible, Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Plants/Manufacturing, Crossover, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Ferrari, Electric, Luxury, Autoblog Black, Design/Style, Spy Photos, Technology What does it take to build a Porsche 918 Spyder? ...

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Mercedes chief invites Audi, BMW to compete in F1

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Motorsports, Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz didn't just win the Formula One World Championship in 2014 - it positively dominated it. The team won all but three of the grands prix this season, scoring a one-two finish at more than hal...

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Chris Harris falls in love with Mercedes-AMG GT at Laguna Seca

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Videos, Mercedes-Benz It's not every day that an automaker goes down a market segment and still comes off as even more ambitious, but that's exactly what Mercedes has done with the new AMG GT. While the SLS was bigger and...

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Mark Webber hospitalized as Porsche takes first WEC victory, Toyota wins championship [UPDATE]

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Motorsports, Porsche, South America It was a mixed bag for the Porsche team at the 6 Hours of Sao Paulo this weekend - the last race of its first season in the FIA World Endurance Championship. On the one hand, the German team took its first...

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