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2022 Mercedes-Benz CLS gets an elegance upgrade

2022 Mercedes-Benz CLS gets an elegance upgrade

Mercedes-Benz's curvaceous sedan is getting a refresh, with the 2022 Mercedes CLS revamping its exterior styling and throwing in new tech for the cabin. Arriving at US dealers in early 2022, initially as the CLS 450 4MATIC, the new CLS still has the arching roofline and "four-door coupe" aesthetic it was instrumental in popularizing.

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2022 Mercedes EQS prepares to take on Tesla with some Elon strategy

2022 Mercedes EQS prepares to take on Tesla with some Elon strategy

Mercedes-Benz is readying its most aggressive assault on Tesla so far, and the 2022 EQS takes a page out of Elon Musk's playbook in the process. Headed to dealerships later this year, the EQS - like its S-Class cousin - isn't intended to be a mass-market EV for every driver. Instead, as with the original Tesla Model S, it's a premium electric car with deep-pocketed early-adopters in mind.

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The Mercedes-AMG EQ all-electric performance cars already sound epic

The Mercedes-AMG EQ all-electric performance cars already sound epic

AMG is readying a new breed of all-electric performance vehicles, eschewing gas engines in favor of sports BEVs based on upcoming Mercedes EQ models. The strategy will operate in tandem with AMG E-Performance, the gas-electric sports hybrids which the automaker will also begin releasing this year for its most power-hungry owners.

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AMG E Performance promises over 804 hp from potent plug-in hybrids

AMG E Performance promises over 804 hp from potent plug-in hybrids

Mercedes-AMG is looking to electrification for the next big thing in performance, but it's not quite ready to give up on gas engines yet. The result is AMG E Performance, a new family of horsepower-heavy hybrids that combine gas and electric for all-wheel drive with some fascinating nuance.

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Rumor claims Mercedes-AMG C63 will go hybrid

Rumor claims Mercedes-AMG C63 will go hybrid

One of the hottest AMG cars made by Mercedes-AMG is the C63. This car has traditionally had a big burly V-8 engine under the hood, making gobs of power. A new rumor has surfaced that claims that will change with the V-8 engine out and a hybrid four-cylinder powertrain in.

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The 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class learns its lessons from the best

The 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class learns its lessons from the best

The 2022 Mercedes-Benz W206 C-Class is hot on the heels of the three-pointed star's new flagship S-Class. As such, the newest C-Class has a mild sprinkling of S-Class DNA, starting with how it looks: the original 'baby Benz' is now longer and wider yet lower than the outgoing model. It now has a cab-rearward silhouette like the new S-Class with a bulbous hood, longer wheelbase, and a shorter front overhang.

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Mercedes axes EQC electric SUV launch plans in America

Mercedes axes EQC electric SUV launch plans in America

Mercedes has axed plans to launch its first all-electric SUV in the US, citing "market developments" for the decision, with the delayed EQC now not expected to make an appearance in North America. It's a surprise decision from the German automaker, which had confirmed US pricing and specs for the EV all the way back in late 2019.

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1.29 million Mercedes-Benz vehicles recalled for communications software issue

1.29 million Mercedes-Benz vehicles recalled for communications software issue

Recalls certainly aren't uncommon in the automotive world for various reasons. Recently Mercedes-Benz USA announced that it recalled 1.29 million vehicles sold since 2016 due to a potential software issue in the car. The software issue is a significant one because it could cause the vehicle to fail to communicate correct location information in the event of a crash.

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Mercedes’ owner is renaming as Daimler Trucks goes solo to chase autonomy and EVs

Mercedes’ owner is renaming as Daimler Trucks goes solo to chase autonomy and EVs

Daimler plans to spin out its truck business, separating its luxury cars and haulage divisions into two distinct companies, each chasing electrification and zero-emissions. The change - which still needs to be finalized by the German automaker's boards, among other hurdles - will eventually see the creation of Daimler Truck and a new name for the existing company, which will switch from Daimler to Mercedes-Benz.

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Brabus B45 hops up the Mercedes-AMG A45 S wagon

Brabus B45 hops up the Mercedes-AMG A45 S wagon

One of the interesting performance cars that Mercedes produces is the Mercedes-AMG A45 that is powered by the most potent four-cylinder production engine in the world. Brabus is a tuner that frequently turns its hand to Mercedes performance vehicles, giving them more power and improved styling. Its engineers have laid hands on the 2.0-liter turbo engine, made it even more powerful, and gave it a three year or 62,000 mile Brabus Tuning Warranty.

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2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA electric crossover strikes a price and range balance

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQA electric crossover strikes a price and range balance

Mercedes-Benz has revealed its newest all-electric model, with the 2022 EQA electric crossover a sibling of the GLA compact SUV. Blending the styling of the GLA with the automaker's existing EQC electric SUV, the 2022 EQA will be the most affordable of Mercedes' EQ family of EVs, with pricing in Europe expected to kick off at around 47,540 euro ($55,300) before any incentives.

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Mercedes-Benz EQA electric crossover reveal dated – What we already know

Mercedes-Benz EQA electric crossover reveal dated – What we already know

Mercedes-Benz is preparing to reveal its next all-electric vehicle, with the new EQA promising to bring its EV tech to a more attainable model than what we've seen from the automaker so far. Third in the EQ family after the EQC electric SUV, and the upcoming EQS electric luxury sedan, the EQA will be an electric compact vehicle, the automaker has confirmed.

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