Mercedes-Benz Ener-G-Force Concept: Finally Something Worthy Of…

The Mercedes Geländewagen appears to have been reborn as a rakish concept that debuted at the L.A. Auto Show this week. But unlike the O.G., the Energ-G-Force, as it will be known, relinquishes its predecessor's hearty thirst for gasoline to harness the power of the late Hindenburg. » 11/29/12 9:30am 11/29/12 9:30am

Start Lobbying Mercedes For A U.S.-Bound CLA Shooting Brake

Clearly, the US isn't getting what the rest of the world is going crazy for. That's usually the case, but I feel like in the case of the third-generation Mercedes-Benz A-Class, it's criminally unfair. It's a good-looking small Mercedes, which certainly hasn't happened since skinny ties were cool the first time. Maybe… » 11/18/12 12:00pm 11/18/12 12:00pm

How Mercedes And Porsche Teamed Up To Make One Of The Baddest Sedans…

Last week, I pitted two Q-cars against each other and determined Mercedes was the first of the Germans to nail the recipe for a sedan that looks boring but packs a punch. The 300SEL 6.3 was the beginning, but the W124-based 500E was a high-water mark. » 10/14/12 3:30pm 10/14/12 3:30pm

Used Car Face Off: Battle Of The Massive German Q-Cars

Mercedes popularized the sleeper performance car, or Q-car, by sticking massive engines into innocuously styled sedans. The normal 300SEL of the 1960s was a nice luxury limo of its time, but it wasn't exactly a barnstormer. Stick a 6.3-liter V8 in it, like Mercedes did in 1967, and you have the stuff legends are made… » 10/07/12 3:00pm 10/07/12 3:00pm

This Sleek Mercedes Yacht Is Pure Floating Sex

Ever wonder what a Mercedes-Benz boat would look like? Your waiting days are over, my chums of fine pedigree. Mercedes has teamed up with Silver Arrows Marine to create the Benz yacht you've always wanted but could never have. It's pure floating sex. » 9/21/12 2:30pm 9/21/12 2:30pm