The fate of the Mercedes-Benz B-Class MPV in North America was a major question mark until very recently, but if this latest rumour is accurate it appears a new B-Class will indeed be headed our way after all. “An unnamed inside source at Mercedes-Benz’s parent company Daimler AG told German publication Automobilwoche that an electric […]
When the idea first germinated for the original Swatchmobile back in 1994, surely an electrified version was part of the overall vision. Almost 20 years later, the Swatchmobile concept has evolved into the Smart Fortwo and is now fulfilling the logical progression to becoming the zero-emission urbanite fun-mobile it was destined to be. One of […]
You have to give Mercedes-Benz credit. Their A-Class vehicles were outdated, boxy looking and in desperate need for a makeover. Some automakers may have been content to do a little nip here, tuck there, a splash of fresh paint and label it a redesign. However, instead of a band-aid redesign, the stalwart German automaker has […]
BMW had enjoyed an 8-year run as Canada’s #1 premium auto brand. However, thanks to a 22% increase in sales for 2010, Mercedes-Benz Canada has officially usurped the premium crown from BMW.
Yes, even the stoic high-performance branding arm of Mercedes-Benz is feeling the regulatory pinch to curb emissions and increase fuel efficiency. “In the future AMG will still offer high performance models, but there will be hybrids there. AMG needs to reduce fuel consumption” TopSpeed then asks the question; Our first reaction to this news was […]
Mercedes-Benz Canada will be hosting half-day and full-day winter driving courses. The Mercedes-Benz Canada Winter Driving Academy, will begin offering courses in January 2011 with the goal of improving driving skills during winter conditions and emergencies.