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The 603hp AMG E63 S Wagon is the antidote to boring SUVs

The 603hp AMG E63 S Wagon is the antidote to boring SUVs

The family truckster from National Lampoon is an image burned into many of our minds of what the great American road trip used to look like. In the pre-internet and crossover SUV days, packing the whole family into the station wagon and setting off across the country was just something you did every summer. Even if it was against your will, you'd end up cramped in the back seat with your family. Stations wagons were often the preferred mode of transportation, as the long roof provided plenty of space to store everything a family would need for two-weeks on the road.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan revealed for US

2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan revealed for US

Mercedes-Benz has taken the wraps off the 2019 A-Class Sedan, it's luxury four door sedan that will head to the US later this year. Borrowing driver assistance and safety technology from its bigger siblings, the S-Class and E-Class, and introducing a brand-new infotainment system, it's part of what the automaker says has been a resurgence of high-end compact cars.

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2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 S first drive: 503hp of raw emotion

2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 S first drive: 503hp of raw emotion

You never forget your first AMG. Even just hearing the 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine firing up for the first time, under the bulging hood of what was in 2015 the all-new Mercedes-AMG C63 S, I was instantly in love. That's why I’m totally fine with Mercedes-AMG keeping the same engine in this model year 2019 AMG C63 S mid-cycle refresh, though that's not to say Mercedes' fearsome tuners have slept on the rest of the car.

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Mercedes-Benz eCitaro electric buses are designed for cities of the future

Mercedes-Benz eCitaro electric buses are designed for cities of the future

Daimler is working on an electric version of its Citaro bus, the upcoming Mercedes-Benz eCitaro. This all-electric model will power cities of the future, enabling them to provide emission-free public transportation that is completely silent. The first orders for eCitaro have already been placed and the initial units will be delivered to customers later this year.

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Mercedes discontinues plug-in hybrids ahead of upcoming EQ models

Mercedes discontinues plug-in hybrids ahead of upcoming EQ models

If you're in the market for a new plug-in hybrid vehicle, you can safely cross Mercedes off your list. The German carmaker has discontinued production on their PHEV models of the C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, and GLE. For the time being, anyway. Mercedes isn't giving up on the plug-in market altogether, but instead making room for next year's debut of their new generation of hybrids under the EQ branding.

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Mercedes-Benz unveils working compact EQA EV prototype

Mercedes-Benz unveils working compact EQA EV prototype

Mercedes-Benz plans to roll out a bunch of EVs in the coming years with the first being the all-electric EQC SUV expected as early as next year. After that SUV will come another, smaller compact EV dubbed the EQA. Mercedes showed off a prototype of that vehicle not long ago.

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Here’s what Mercedes’ car subscription costs – and all the vehicles

Here’s what Mercedes’ car subscription costs – and all the vehicles

Mercedes has priced up its subscription car service, with Mercedes-Benz Collection opening up to users in two US locations. Announced back in April, Collection promised the use of multiple different Mercedes cars, ranging from coupes and convertibles, through sedans, and SUVs, for a set monthly fee that also included insurance and servicing.

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2019 Mercedes-AMG E53 Sedan uses its hybrid for mischief

2019 Mercedes-AMG E53 Sedan uses its hybrid for mischief

Mercedes-AMG has taken the wraps off its latest performance four-door, the 2019 AMG E 53 Sedan, delivering more speed and smarter tech than the outgoing model. Replacing the old AMG E 43 Sedan, the new car packs a 3.0-liter in-line six cylinder turbocharged engine, using Mercedes' EQ Boost technology, for 429 horsepower.

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Mercedes X-Class truck gets gussied up by Brabus

Mercedes X-Class truck gets gussied up by Brabus

Brabus is a name that many will recognize as the tuner that gives Mercedes cars lots more power and style. The company has turned its hand to massaging the Mercedes X-Class truck with the D4 PowerXtra performance upgrade." The upgrades are applied to the Mercedes X 250d.

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Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1 limited edition available for only 12 months

Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1 limited edition available for only 12 months

A new Mercedes performance four-door car is coming for fans to plunk down their money on. The car has a long name and is the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1. Mercedes will build the car for 12 months starting in September 2018.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz G 550 and AMG G63 first drive: leGendary

2019 Mercedes-Benz G 550 and AMG G63 first drive: leGendary

You pick up a few names in the space of forty years, but whether you call it the Mercedes Geländewagen, the G-Wagen or, its most modern moniker, the 2019 G-Class is still legendary in every sense, whether you're on or off the road. Mercedes-Benz's unwavering commitment - some might say obsession - to maintaining the G’s core essence is instrumental in making it so successful over the past four decades. Even so, it's strange to think that the late model G-Class from 2018 is now considered a "classic," courtesy of this all-new model just around the corner.

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Mercedes-Benz drops home battery effort over high costs

Mercedes-Benz drops home battery effort over high costs

In November 2016, Daimler formed a new subsidiary called Mercedes-Benz Energy Americas, one that would take on Tesla Powerwall with the maker's own home battery products. The market had high hopes for Daimler's efforts, citing the Mercedes brand's recognition and the maker's existing global presence to potentially upheave the residential power storage industry. However, things haven't gone as planned and the company is now calling it quits.

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