This time we had some time with the 2010 Mercedes S212, the E-Class wagon. In the middle of the winter, obviously.
Stuttgart – The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has emerged the winner of the largest vote to establish Germany’s most popular car by a wide margin. This is the sixth time that the ADAC has presented the “Yellow Angel” awards – also known as the “Oscars of the automobile industry” – for outstanding performance. Consumers have come to appreciate this seal of approval as a valuable buying guide, as the award criteria not only include design and image, but also the price/value ratio, practicality, economy, safety and environmental compatibility.
Available at dealerships from 27 March 2010: Sales start of the E-Class Cabriolet (more…)
There’s a curious and extremely ugly styling detail on the rear wings of the new Mercedes E-class. It’s a crease that sets off from the back end with much purpose and drive, but when it reaches the door, it sort of gives up and, like the Okavango river, meanders about before giving up on the idea of existing in the first place.
German tuners Autotechnik + Tuning, or ATT for short, have released their €10,000+ set of options for the Mercedes-Benz E-Class W212. The company’s aero kit and wheels is meant to create “a pleasant original deluxe-sportster, stiring [sic] the blood of every real man.”