Mercedes Reveals Refreshed M-Class Lineup, Including 510 HP ML 63 AMG

Daimler has dropped the hammer on its newly-refreshed Mercedes Benz M-Class lineup. There's actually not a whole lot of news here other than a restyled nose and tail, fresh interior materials, and two new safety features called "PRE-SAFE" and "NECK-PRO", which despite the capital letters sound pretty boring to us.… » 3/13/08 8:45am 3/13/08 8:45am

Mercedes M-Class Hybrid Coming to Frankfurt

First word that Frankfurt will host a Mercedes M-Class hybrid SUV hit the online megalopolis this afternoon. Powered by a version of the dual mode hybrid system developed in partnership with GM and BMW, the ML 450 Hybrid sustains system output of 250 kW/340 hp, with max torque of 354 lb-ft. All told, it reportedly… » 9/06/07 5:39pm 9/06/07 5:39pm

Skating Mercedes AMG Launches 6.3-Liter V8 in the US

Mercedes adopted an ice skating theme — featuring hockey players cavorting with figure skaters (which is only illegal south of Ohio) — to launch two models powered by its 6.3-liter AMG V8 in the US this afternoon — the M 63 AMG and R 63 AMG models. They're the first US-bound models to get the company's first… » 2/08/06 5:47pm 2/08/06 5:47pm