New Mercedes F800 Style Concept Revealed (details and photos)

1 03 2010

The new details on the Mercedes F800 Style Concept, which previews the next-generation 2011 CLS-Class, have emerged.

The F800 Concept features a bold front-end, LED lights, and ‘revolve-and-slide’ rear doors. According to Mercedes-Benz’s Head of Design, Gorden Wagener, “The exciting vehicle-like roof line, and in common the vehicle’s balanced proportions, provide it a chic sporty look that reinterprets the Mercedes-Benz intention idiom and emphasizes the sculptural person of the F800 Style. The effect is a harmonious blend of innovative form and perform, which conveys a sensation of great styling and expert.”

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Tuning: VÄTH Performance Mercedes CL 65 AMG with 745hp and 1150 Nm (details and photos)

25 12 2009

German tuner VÄTH have released the new package for the Mercedes CL65 AMG that increases power and gives the luxury coupe a more aggressive look. Ander the hood the standard Mercedes-Benz’s 612-horsepower twin-turbo V12 engine, but it wasn’t enough, Väth’s engine kit lifts output to 745HP and a spectacular 1,150Nm or 848 lb-ft of torque.

The VÄTH claims that with this package, the CL65 AMG can go from zero to 100km/h (62mph) in just 4.0 seconds and reach speeds of up to 340 km/h or 211 mph. Even more impressive is the price of the kit that will cost you as much as a new C-Class at a hefty €36,890 or about US$53,100, including installation.

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New 2010 Mercedes E-Class Convertible Officially Revealed (photos and videos)

22 12 2009

Mercedes-Benz has introduced the new 2010 E-Class Convertible that will trade the outgoing CLK drop-top and compete with the BMW 3-Series and Audi A5 cabriolets. The the four-seater E-Class convertible will be launched in March 2010.

Basing on the new E-Class Coupe, the convertible form gets an electrically operated fabric roof instead of a retractable hardtop while other changes over its tin-top sibling involve the redesigned rear wings and stalk lid. One of the sole features of the 2010 E-Class Convertible is a ground-breech retractable snake spoiler located on top of the front windshield. Calling ‘Aircap’, the method factory with a rear deflector to helps to lead bend over the passenger compartment.

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New 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG: First Official Photos and Details

9 09 2009

The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing has leaked out a portion of the press release for the vehicle, which had been scheduled for publication tomorrow. The new SLS will make use of a lightweight construct and front mid engine to drive itself to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds.

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing img_1 | AutoWorld

UPDATED: with new high-res photo gallery

The 2010 SLS AMG Gullwing would be powered by an AMG 6.3-liter V8 engine located front-mid, and will produce 571 horsepower and up to 650 Nm of torque. Using a dry sump draft, the engine pairs with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission, allowing the driver to catch a top haste of 317 km/h. The upside of the capacity translates to downside in fuel cheap: the engine gulps down 13.2 liters for every 100km travelled.

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New Mercedes SLS AMG Gullwing: First Images Leaked

11 07 2009

The first spy photos of the new AMG production car SLS Gullwing appeared in early 2008. Nowadays rumours of a SLS Gullwing electric car is slated for 2015 and some days ago another very legitimate looking likeness revealing the front and rear details has surfaced.

Mercedes SLS AMG Gullwing img_1 | AutoWorld

Our source say that the find images are from a written brochure or magazine and then captured with a movable telephone camera. The world premier in Frankfurt is only two months away. Judging by all the recent leaks and releases, the official media free could ensue very quickly.

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New Mercedes S-Class Coupe Facelift (spy photos)

11 03 2009

The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe has spied at testing. In addition to the spy photos we can assert that behind this black bonded front a Mercedes CL is, but it name will be replaced by S-Class Coupe and make some changes, in particular it will be the redesigned headlights, the addition of LED-day driving lights, a different grill that slants much less, full LED tail lights, new front and rear bumpers and a new set of pipes for the exhaust.

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Parallel works on an update for CL63 and CL 65 models is also done by the factory tuner AMG. The engine currently is a 525 or 612 hp, likely coming with new improvements in fuel economy and upped performance output through engine management techniques.

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Goldish-Chrome Mercedes C63 AMG spotted in Dubai, UAE

26 01 2009

Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG finished in goldish-chrome was spotted outside one of the world’s largest shopping centers, the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Although the C63 AMG comes in a range of 10 colours, 7 of which are metallic, none of them chrome.

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Mercedes revealed the C63 AMG in July 2007 and launched it in September that same year. Basing on the W204 platform, the car is the flagship model in the C-Class range. It’s powered through the rear wheels by a normally aspirated 6.2-litre V8 engine that produces 451hp (336kW) and torque of 443 lb-ft (600Nm). The official 0 – 100km/h time is 4.5 seconds.

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