2009 Mercedes Benz CLK Has The Snake Eyes

The lens jockeys at KGP have managed to snag us a darn good look at the upcoming 2009 Mercedes Benz CLK. While we've seen the shape of the car before we haven't seen the new split-design headlights and the very bizarre trunk lid design. According to our spies, that headlight styling will be migrating across the Benzie… » 6/16/08 3:00pm 6/16/08 3:00pm

Remploy Bosses Rewarded With Mercedes For Firing Disabled Workers

Okay, that's an admittedly sensationalist headline, but completely true even without context. Remploy is a British company in the business of hiring out disabled workers to jobs where they can be effective. It was incorporated after the WW2 to manage all the disabled workers now within Her Majesties court. Until… » 3/26/08 5:45pm 3/26/08 5:45pm

Race For Me, Stuttgart! More Packages From AMG

Expansion of AMG's design studio continues unabated, with the division introducing new, track-day aero and brake packages for the CLS, SLK and SL Benz models — upgrades the house-brand tuning shop will slot into its "custom" series. They're on a major push to win some of the Euros they've ceeded to independent tuners… » 8/31/06 10:02am 8/31/06 10:02am

Spy Photos: Not a DTM, It's the CLK 63 Black Series

World Car Fans sets the record straight. Yesterday, word was this spy shot represented the facelifted Mercedes-Benz CLK DTM. Now, spies say it's not the DTM, but one of the AMG boys' new special edition models — the CLK 63 Black Series. If you'll recall, the Black Series will represent the division's uprated and… » 8/25/06 9:24am 8/25/06 9:24am

Tiffany Twisted: New Mercedes-Benz CLK Gets More Power, New AMG Kit

Forgive the lack of timeliness, but we had to mention the new Mercedes CLK550, or we'd have risked very stern e-mail messages from our wide readership of ladies who luncheon. Said ladies will be pleased with some extra fris e under the hood, in the form of Merc's 5.5-liter V8 — replacing the 5.0-liter mill in their… » 7/20/06 8:33am 7/20/06 8:33am

Mercedes CLS 63 and CLK 63 AMG Models to Debut in Geneva

AMG's naturally aspirated (gezundheit) 6.3-liter V8 — its first powerplant not to be derived from an existing Mercedes mill — is debuting in a couple more models at the Geneva show later this month. The company will unveil its CLS 63 and CLK 63 at the show, both of which will get the SPEEDSHIFT 7G-TRONIC transmission,… » 2/15/06 9:49am 2/15/06 9:49am

AutoBild Specs the New Mercedes-Benz CLK

The famous Huckfeldt, AutoBild's conjurer of next-gen car-model imagery is back — wherever did he go? — with his interpretation of the next Mercedes CLK. Expected to debut at the 2007 Frankfurt show for the 2008 model year, the CLK is reportedly longer and slinkier than the current generation, with a range of engines… » 2/02/06 1:11pm 2/02/06 1:11pm