Clunkerized Mercedes-Benzes Clog Up Junkyards, Ghost Of Karl Benz To…

You'd think that a car that cost as much as a new Mercedes-Benz W126- for example, $61,000 for a 1989 420SEL ($106K in 2009 bucks)- would be safe from the Clunkpocalypse. Think again! » 10/10/09 1:00pm 10/10/09 1:00pm

In North Korea, Bill Clinton Rides In Benz Style

Former President Bill Clinton has dropped unannounced into sunny Pyongyang to negotiate for the release of two jailed US reporters. His choice of vehicle to leave the airport? A stretched Mercedes-Benz W140 worth over 100,000 Sally Struthers-like meals. » 8/04/09 12:00pm 8/04/09 12:00pm

Thug Life: A Portrait of Post-Communist Gangster Culture with a Bad-Ass…

The Mercedes-Benz W140 was the underworld’s transport of choice for not only the Yakuza, but for the emerging gangsters of post-Communist Central Europe as well. Watch this video and you’ll see why. » 5/19/09 10:30am 5/19/09 10:30am