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Mercedes, Matternet, and siroop launch drone pilot program for on-demand same-day delivery

Mercedes, Matternet, and siroop launch drone pilot program for on-demand  same-day delivery

Mercedes-Benz Vans have announced that it is working with a drone systems developer called Matternet and Swiss online marketplace Siroop to pilot a new program that will support on-demand delivery of e-commerce goods to buyers. The project started on September 25 and marks the first time that beyond-line-of-site drone operations are being used with a van as the landing platform in a major urban area.

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2018 Mercedes-AMG GT First Drive: Porsche’s nightmare

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT First Drive: Porsche’s nightmare

In any up-and-coming professional's life, there's a moment where a pressing decision must be made: is it time to buy a Porsche 911? Virtually a uniform for flaunting success at almost any age, the 911 has become synonymous with inconspicuous conspicuous consumption, the acceptable way to flaunt status and cash without making your employees feel too terrible on the morning walk into the office.

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Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in US EV factory

Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in US EV factory

Mercedes-Benz has spent the last year making it clear that it's making the shift towards an all-electric line-up. It isn't the only car maker doing this, of course, but the German luxury brand is promising that its new EQ line is the start of offering an electric version of each of its models by 2022. To help make that happen, parent company Daimler AG has revealed that it's making a $1 billion investment in the Mercedes factory in Alabama, allowing it to produce EV in the US.

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Project One And Electrification Take Center Stage at Frankfurt for Mercedes-Benz

Project One And Electrification Take Center Stage at Frankfurt for Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz took the Frankfurt Auto Show with both a bang and a whirr as it showcased not just a world-beating Mercedes-AMG Project One 'hypercar' - the brand's first foray into such rarefied air in well over a decade - but also several facets of its electrification strategy, which figures ever more prominently in the plans of all global automakers.

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Mercedes GLC F-Cell has electric and hydrogen power

Mercedes GLC F-Cell has electric and hydrogen power

Mercedes is showing off a pre-production version of the GLC F-Cell at the IAA International Motor Show in Frankfurt. The GLC F-Cell is said to be destined for series production and is the first emission free vehicle in the world to combine fuel-cell and battery technology as a plug-in hybrid vehicle. There will be a full electric version of the SUV as well. The GLC F-Cell can hold 4.4 kg of hydrogen on board and has range of up to 437 km per tank of hydrogen.

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Mercedes unveils new S Class Coupe and Cabrio

Mercedes unveils new S Class Coupe and Cabrio

Mercedes has unveiled the new S Class Coupe and Cabriolet to complete the line along with the saloon four door version of the car. On the outside of the new S Class coupe and cabrio are standard OLED taillights using 66 OLEDs that glow in different patterns for day and night. The OLED lighting has different levels of intensity for braking and turn signals depending on time of day. The new S Class has a fresh interior design with glossy brown burr walnut wood, satin-gray finish ash wood, and designo magnolia wood as options.

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Mercedes-AMG G 63 and G 65 Exclusive Editions debut with sexy matte grey color

Mercedes-AMG G 63 and G 65 Exclusive Editions debut with sexy matte grey color

Mercedes has pulled the wraps off a couple new special edition SUVs in the G wagon range. The SUVs are the Mercedes-AMG G 63 and the Mercede-AMG G 65 Exclusive Editions. Both models were presented at the IAA in Germany. Mercedes is offering the Exclusive Editions in a special matte grey paint color called AMG Monza grey mango.

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Mercedes teases AMG Project One, its 1,000HP hybrid F1 supercar

Mercedes teases AMG Project One, its 1,000HP hybrid F1 supercar

With the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor Show just over a week away, Mercedes-Benz has taken to teasing its new Mercedes-AMG Project One, a street-legal, Formula 1-inspired hybrid supercar. While the car maker has already shown off the high-tech powertrain, it's kept the body design tightly under wraps. But it's starting to draw the curtain back, with a new image that hints at a low-riding, angular shape.

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This is Mercedes’ EQ compact city EV concept

This is Mercedes’ EQ compact city EV concept

Mercedes might not have fully intended to, but the automaker has given us an early glimpse of its upcoming fully-electric city car concept. The Mercedes-Benz EQ compact car concept will be part of a packed Frankfurt Motor Show stage when the German car event kicks off in a few weeks time. There, among other things, the automaker will be talking about its ongoing roadmap for electrification.

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Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is 20 feet of electric drop-top luxury

Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is 20 feet of electric drop-top luxury

Last year, Mercedes-Benz revealed the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 concept, the closest thing you could get to a luxury yacht for the road, and now the German carmaker is back with the convertible version. Meet the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet, a near 20-foot long all-electric coupe, complete with its "boat tail" and 24-inch wheels. If last year's concept was a land yacht, the Cabriolet is a land speedboat.

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First new Mercedes in AMG 53 Series to be Mercedes-AMG CLS53

First new Mercedes in AMG 53 Series to be Mercedes-AMG CLS53

The Mercedes-AMG tie up has resulted in some insanely fast cars meant for the track and some meant for the street with many of the AMG models pulling duty both places. Automotive News reports that Mercedes is set to launch a new AMG modified version of the redesigned CLS that will go on sale next year. The first new car in this AMG 53 line will be the Mercedes-AMG CLS53. Few details are known about the car right now, but the power plant is expected to be a hopped up version of the new 6-cylinder engine Mercedes is cooking up codenamed M256.

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2017 Mercedes-Benz E300 Sedan Review: Borrowed excellence

2017 Mercedes-Benz E300 Sedan Review: Borrowed excellence

Deja-vu. That's the first thing I felt behind the wheel of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E300 4MATIC sedan, and not just because it had only been a matter of weeks since I drove its E400 Coupe sibling. No, what's striking about the E300 is just how much of the S-Class experience it offers.

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