Mercedes-Benz Cars

1st December 2022

Mercedes-Benz/Bosch Automated Parking Gains Commercial Approval

An automated valet parking system developed jointly by Mercedes-Benz and Bosch has been approved for deployment in a major European airport. Germany’s Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA) has approved...


6th June 2022

Mercedes Recalls Nearly 1M Cars from 2004

Mercedes-Benz is recalling nearly one million cars from as far back as 2004 because of faults discovered in their braking systems. While the automaker says no serious accidents attributed...


1st June 2022

Mercedes AMG Hyper-Hybrid Brings F1 to the Road

Mercedes-AMG is claiming to have brought current Formula One powertrain technology to the road by debuting its ONE two-seater sportscar. To mark the 55th anniversary of the performance and...


30th May 2022

Weekly Brief: Mercedes-Benz Tells the Masses ‘Look Elsewhere’

Mercedes-Benz isn’t for the average Joe. To the contrary, at a recent investor meeting on the Cote d’Azur, the German carmaker proudly declared itself a “pure-play luxury car company”...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


2nd February 2022

Insurers Have Little to Fear with Driverless Technology

Dr Christoph Lauterwasser, managing director, Allianz Center for Technology claims in a press release, The new rules of the road: Get ready for driverless driving’, that the automobile liability...

By Graham Jarvis


13th September 2021

Weekly Brief: Germany Keeping the Auto Show on the Road

For the first time in two years, European automakers gathered last week to share their latest models with the general public. The IAA Munich International Motor Show was, in...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


21st May 2021

Sneak Peek at smart’s Coming eSUV

The first official sneak peek pictures of the forthcoming smart-brand all electric SUV have been published three months ahead of its world premiere at the IAA Mobility 2021. The...


13th July 2020

Weekly Brief: Tesla’s Vaulting Autonomous Ambition Needs Regulation

Elon Musk passed Warren Buffet to become the world’s seventh richest person last week. Musk’s net worth has skyrocketed during the pandemic because Tesla has surpassed production targets despite...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


24th June 2020

Mercedes to Rollout Nvidia Driverless Platform

Mercedes-Benz plans to rollout Nvidia’s autonomous driving software platform across its entire fleet starting in 2024. The automaker says the two companies have been working together to develop what...


16th March 2020

Weekly Brief: Virus ‘Silver Lining’ Could End Auto’s Dependency on China

As the coronavirus pandemic spreads around the world with frightening speed, the automotive industry has braced itself for what could be a long and costly disruption to operations. Some...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


28th August 2019

Diesel Powertrain Leads Way With Mercedes Coupé

Mercedes-Benz continues to champion the under-siege diesel powertrain, at least in Europe, with its latest GLE Coupé and Mercedes-AMG SUV. Making their global debut at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor...


25th May 2018

EVs could provide the spark to ignite new mobility solutions

How electric vehicles fit with automakers’ future mobility plans, explored by Simmi Sinha. Electric powertrains are the recent trend in automotive domain and that could begin to put the...