SL: A tradition of elegant sportiness
The Mercedes-Benz SL has enjoyed iconic sports car status for more than six decades now.The latest generation is to be launched in April 2016.
It is all set to transport the unique tradition of elegant sportiness into the future. Read the rest of this entry »
The legend – now even more dynamic
Stuttgart. New appearance for an automotive icon: the technically and visually optimised Mercedes-Benz SL will be on the road from April 2016.
More powerful engines, the 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission, DYNAMIC SELECT with five transmission modes and Active Body Control with the curve tilting function all take the legend to a new dynamic level. Read the rest of this entry »
“Innovation der Vernunft” (Sensible Innovation) Award for CO2 air conditioning system by
The German consumer journal “Guter Rat” and the magazine “SUPERillu” have chosen the CO2 air conditioning system by Mercedes-Benz as the “2016 Sensible Innovation”. Read the rest of this entry »
In the genes of the E-Class: The Mercedes-Benz 170 V of 1936
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a success story with a great tradition. One of its forebears is the Mercedes-Benz 170 V, which was presented to the world public in February 1936.
Driving comfort, downsizing and lightweight construction: these were just some of the features of this car, which also impressed with its new four-cylinder engine and spacious interior despite compact dimensions. Read the rest of this entry »
The world’s first passenger car with the highest protection level
Stuttgart. The special-protection version of the Mercedes-Maybach is the first vehicle to be certified with the highest ballistic protection level VR10 for civilian vehicles.
These guidelines specify that the bodywork and windows must be able to withstand hardened steel core bullets fired from an assault rifle.
When it comes to blast protection in accordance with Directive ERV 2010, too, the Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Guard leads the luxury class. Read the rest of this entry »