Tag: Mercedes-Benz

Motor Trader Newsletter – Issue 13/2013

Motor Trader Newsletter – Issue 13/2013

Reading Time: 6 minutes We welcome suggestions on how we can improve this newsletter and provide you with information you would like to see so please do send us feedback at [email protected] Conventional Rules Our cover car this week proves the adage of ‘if it isn’t broken, don’t fix it’. The all-new Mercedes-Benz A-Class […]

Motor Trader Newsletter – Issue 11/2013

Motor Trader Newsletter – Issue 11/2013

Reading Time: 6 minutes We welcome suggestions on how we can improve this newsletter and provide you with information you would like to see so please do send us feedback at [email protected] Reinventing Luxury Time And Time Again In the modern world we live in, the latest technology and inventions are just some of […]

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz S-Class

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Reading Time: 4 minutes THERE are four or five seats in the new Mercedes S-Class, depending on how you specify it, but really there might as well just be two: the driver’s and the main rear seat, where many a wealthy owner is destined to sit over the next few years. I write ‘main’ […]

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz S-Class

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Reading Time: 4 minutes THERE are four or five seats in the new Mercedes S-Class, depending on how you specify it, but really there might as well just be two: the driver’s and the main rear seat, where many a wealthy owner is destined to sit over the next few years. I write ‘main’ […]

Conventional Rules

Conventional Rules

Reading Time: 2 minutes Our cover car this week proves the adage of ‘if it isn’t broken, don’t fix it’. Yet, while Mercedes were criticised for trying to reinvent the wheel, they’ve similarly been praised for designing the type of car every other manufacturer has been making for decades. Sure, the rest don’t have […]

RM100 million investment for Mercedes-Benz assembly operations in Malaysia

RM100 million investment for Mercedes-Benz assembly operations in Malaysia

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd (MBM) will invest another RM100 million in its assembly plant in Pekan, Pahang, over the next 5 years. The investments at the plant, located within the DRB-HICOM Automotive Park, will begin this year in line with new model introductions and will be geared towards advancing the […]

New Mercedes-Benz S-Class production underway

New Mercedes-Benz S-Class production underway

Reading Time: 3 minutes The first units of the all-new Mercedes-Benz S-Class (W222), the sixth generation of the flagship model, have left the Mercedes-Benz factory in Sindelfingen, Germany. As with the new model, the factory and manufacturing processes have also seen numerous advancements, for which the carmaker invested around 1 billion euros (about RM4.2 […]

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG

Reading Time: 4 minutes TRADITIONAL AMG models have been big, brash and brutish in their performance delivery. However, in the case of the A 45 AMG model Mercedes has created a very hot hatch, thanks in the main to the class-busting 360 horsepower produced by its 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo engine. And in reality it’s […]

All-new Mercedes-Benz S-Class arrives in style

All-new Mercedes-Benz S-Class arrives in style

Reading Time: 4 minutes The latest generation of the Mercedes-Benz flagship – the S-Class (W222) – made its world premiere in a truly appropriate manner by arriving at Hamburg (the launch venue in Germany) on board an Airbus A300. The car was flown from its birthplace in Stuttgart to the Airbus facility and presented […]

FIRST DRIVE: MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS COUPE

FIRST DRIVE: MERCEDES-BENZ E-CLASS COUPE

Reading Time: 4 minutes THERE’S a supremely vague description that manufacturers sometimes use to describe the upgrades given to a model in the middle of its life cycle, and unfortunately it applies here. The E-Class Coupe has undergone something of a ‘major minor refresh’, and just like the old idiom of whether the glass […]