Yes, Cars Are Getting Fatter

Thanks to feature bloat and nanny state safety regulations, cars continue to expand as fast as American waistlines. Still don't believe us? Look at this seven-generation Mercedes E-Class family picture. My, what a fat ass you have, W211. [via Blaaargh] » 6/04/10 9:00am 6/04/10 9:00am

Another Finned Mercedes-Benz Bites The Dust, Will Be Reborn As FAW…

Remember the very solid-looking white Mercedes-Benz W110 we saw down on the junkyard over the summer? It got munched up by The Crusher, but look what's in that very same junkyard now! » 12/05/09 11:00am 12/05/09 11:00am

Happy Tailfins And All, This 1965 Mercedes-Benz 190c Is Crusher-Bound

While the W110 Mercedes-Benz is known for longevity, some owners don't care enough to keep theirs alive. At that point, the lucky ones get a shot at racing glory. The unlucky ones? » 6/20/09 1:00pm 6/20/09 1:00pm

Over 1,000 Vintage Mercedes-Benzes Await The Cruel Jaws Of The Crusher…

Schm » 11/11/08 10:00am 11/11/08 10:00am writes in to inform us of a wrecking yard in Falmouth, Kentucky, that appears to be in weeks away from sending between 800 and 1,000 older Mercedes-Benzes to The Crusher. A new owner is taking over, and she's not interested in keeping these cars, which go back to the 1950s or maybe even earlier. The guys on are…

People's Choice: Team Field Find's 1965 Mercedes-Benz 190

We showed you Team Field Find's 1965 Mercedes-Benz 190 race car during the 24 Hours of LeMons race, but we didn't mention that the team went on to win the coveted People's Choice award. Sure, the old Merc wasn't very fast around the track, but it kept slogging along in its stolid Teutonic manner while other cars blew… » 1/06/08 9:00am 1/06/08 9:00am