Inside The RENNTech GLK350 SPEC.R HYBRID Rally-Inspired SEMA Racer

There's something a little insane about getting handed a Mercedes-Benz GLK hybrid » 11/03/08 1:00pm 11/03/08 1:00pm for a build and, instead of creating a lowered and overly-painted custom, trying to duplicate a Pike's Peak Unlimited Class rally racer. But it's that insanity that has always made one of the most entertaining tuning shops out there.…

RENNTech Prepping Rally-Inspired Mercedes GLK Hybrid For SEMA

RENNTech » 10/22/08 3:20pm 10/22/08 3:20pm is known for tweaking Mercedes' best into fire-breathing bundles of badass, and they're preparing something interesting for this year's show. The RENNTech Rally Racer is said to be inspired by runners in the annual Pikes Peak climb and marks RENNTech's first foray into modding hybrids. We'll just have to…

BRABUS Mercedes GLK Proves You Can't Have Too Much Of A Bland Thing

The 2009 Mercedes GLK » 10/15/08 2:30pm 10/15/08 2:30pm is following the lead of its co-stars by getting a bit of "aftermarket" enhancement, but this time it's from BRABUS and not Dr. Brabinstein. The new Mercedes compact SUV will be getting a power boost of 48HP for the line-topping 320 CDI and 15 HP for the gas-powered V6 GLK 350. BRABUS is also…

Detroit Auto Show: Mercedes Vision GLK Freeside High-Res Photos

When the first official pictures of the Mercedes Vision GLK Freeside emerged there was some discussion as to whether the car was intended for lesbians or wealthier Toyota RAV4 owners. We hope these new high res will clear up any confusion. Things you immediately notice about the higher resolution photos is the LED… » 1/03/08 12:15pm 1/03/08 12:15pm

Detroit Auto Show: Mercedes Vision GLK Freeside Photos And Details…

Every time we mention the new Mercedes GLK the name gets a little longer. The new Mercedes Benz Vision GLK Freeside, which will debut at Detroit, is going to be built on the C-Class platform and powered by either a 2.2 liter four-cylinder turbodiesel that's good for 175 horsepower or a gas V6 (though American models… » 1/02/08 9:15pm 1/02/08 9:15pm

2009 Mercedes GLK Gets Naked on "Sex and the City" Movie Set

Our spy photographers caught a completely naked 2009 Mercedes GLK on the set of the new Sex and the City movie. The new Mercedes CUV sans camo is looking better than we expect co-star Sarah Jessica Parker probably does sans her own caked on camouflage-like makeup. Luckily our spy mistress Brenda Priddy tells… » 12/16/07 2:16pm 12/16/07 2:16pm

2009 Mercedes GLK Convoy Spotted, On the Way to the Detroit Auto Show?

Probably not these specific Mercedes GLK test vehicles (with some fun n' friendly competitors) as they were spotted on the Autobahn rather than on a Michigan highway. Despite the location, the word on the street is we'll be seeing the official unveil of the new mini-ute from Mercedes at the Detroit Auto Show in… » 12/14/07 1:46pm 12/14/07 1:46pm