Mercedes may be working on a new electric car dubbed ‘Ecoluxe’

January 19, 2015 - Filed under: Green, Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Tesla, Crossover, Sedan, Electric, LuxuryA report in Autobild claims that Mercedes-Benz is throwing more then $2 billion at an electric car family of vehicles with a program called "Ecoluxe." It would...

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Mercedes GLE63 AMG Coupe teased

January 18, 2015 - Filed under: Design/Style, Videos, Mercedes-Benz, Crossover, PerformanceEven if you hate the Mercedes GLE-Class Coupe, a boost in power is never a bad thing. The company is now teasing the GLE63 AMG Coupe with some styling tweaks and extra ponies sure to ...

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Mercedes GLE Coupe to feature in Jurassic World

January 18, 2015 - Filed under: TV/Movies, Mercedes-Benz, Crossover, LuxuryEighteen years after the original Mercedes M-Class debuted in Jurassic Park: The Lost World, the new GLE Coupe will feature in the upcoming Jurassic World.Continue reading Mercedes GLE Coupe to featu...

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Next Porsche Cayman and Boxster to be called 718?

January 18, 2015 - Filed under: Porsche, Convertible, CoupeAutomobile reports that the next-generation Boxster and Cayman will be subsumed into a new range of vehicles under the Porsche 718 moniker. That new 718 range will encompass coupes and convertibles covering a wide p...

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2015 Mercedes C-Class owners reporting bleeding seats [UPDATE]

January 16, 2015 - Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Mercedes-Benz, Maintenance, Sedan, Luxury, PerformanceOwners of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class are reporting that, in certain cases, their seats are secreting a white, shiny, oily residue, particularly when warmed up in ...

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Autoblog Podcast #412

January 16, 2015 - Filed under: Podcasts, CES, BMW, Mercedes-BenzEpisode #412 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Steven Ewing, and Brandon Turkus discuss the automotive news coming out of the Consumer Electronics Show and talk about the cars we're mos...

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Mercedes reveals F 015 Luxury in Motion concept at CES [w/videos]

January 15, 2015 - Filed under: Green, CES, Mercedes-Benz, Concept Cars, Electric, HydrogenThe industry is pointing towards a driverless future, and Mercedes-Benz is showing its vision for it with the F 015 Luxury in Motion concept this week at CES in Las Vegas.Continue rea...

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Mercedes-Benz USA confirms relocation to Atlanta

January 15, 2015 - Filed under: Mercedes-BenzMercedes-Benz USA has confirmed that it will be moving its headquarters to Atlanta, spending the next few years in a temporary facility before a purpose-built location is opened in 2017.Continue reading Mercedes-Benz USA confirms...

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What you missed on 1.6.15

January 15, 2015 - Filed under: BMW, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Emerging Technologies, Crossover, Sedan, Autonomous, PerformanceBMW X4 reviewed; Lexus GS F shows its face; Mercedes' self-driving F 015 concept breaks cover. All that, and more, in the automotive news headlines on ...

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BMW reclaims US luxury sales crown from Mercedes

January 15, 2015 - Filed under: Acura, Audi, BMW, Cadillac, Infiniti, Lexus, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz, LuxuryBMW has reclaimed the luxury-sales crown from Mercedes by a margin of 9,347 cars. Mercedes ruled 2013, but last year BMW sold 339,738 units - a 9.8-percent increase ye...

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