Tag: Mercedes

Mercedes announces new electric G-Wagen concept

Mercedes has recently shown off a new concept car version of the G-Wagen, this time as a full electric off road version. Mercedes hasn’t said much about the Concept EQG, as it is called with no details regarding the range, power, battery size or anything. The only thing we do know is that it will be four wheel drive. Mercedes is working on a number of all electric cars, with […]

Mercedes announces new Citan, which is the last combustion van the company will release

Mercedes has revealed the new second generation Citan this week, ahead of the scheduled release to the general market announcement taking place in Germany in September. The new Citan will be the last combustion engine powered van the company will be offering. Every model following the release will be electric. The new Citan shares the same platform with the latest Renault Kangoo and can be specced as a Panel Van […]

New 2021 Mercedes C-Class now on sale in the UK

Mercedes has introduced a new update to its mid-size executive saloon car, the C-Class. Now in its sixth generation, the new C-Class is now electrified only, meaning it still has combustion engines, but it only comes in versions that are electricity assisted, meaning mild-hybrid technology. The new car is also a lot more expensive than the outgoing car, the current model starts at £28,035, but this new version is now […]

Mercedes says an electric G-Class is coming in 2024

Mercedes has revealed that the G-Class four wheel drive will get an electric version in 2024. The EQG will be one of the many cars that the company is converting to electric over the next four years, as Mercedes is aiming to have an electric version of every segment of vehicles by 2025. Alongside the EQG, Mercedes will also have an EQS Mayback SUV made all electric, which will be […]

Mercedes has announced it’ll become electric only by 2030

Mercedes has announced a new plan for the company in terms of electrification. Like a lot of car companies at the moment, Mercedes is looking to become and electric only car company in the near future, with plans for that to happen by 2030. Earlier this year, Jaguar announced that by 2025 it would become an electric only company. Mercedes already has a number of pure EV vehicles on sale […]

Apple Music coming soon to the new Mercedes MBUX infotainment system

Mercedes has announced recently that it is partnering with Apple to have native integration into its new MBUX infotainment system for Apple Music. Other companies have done this recently, with Porsche adding native Apple Music and Podcasts support last summer. The MBUX system comes on the C-Class, S-Class, and the all electric EQS and the Apple Music integration is different to CarPlay which needs a phone connected all the time, […]

Mercedes is not going to sell the EQC in the US ‘for now’

Mercedes launched the all electric EQC SUV in 2019 here in the UK and Europe but the USA is a very big market for Mercedes and competition for electric cars is fierce especially with Tesla selling huge numbers. Despite this so far Mercedes hasn’t launched the EQC in North America but this decision may change in the future. Large SUVs and pick up trucks are very popular in the US […]

Mercedes has had to recall over 1 million cars in regard to emergency systems issue

Mercedes-Benz in the US has had to recall nearly 1.3 million cars due to unreliable in car emergency systems for a wide range of models made between 2016 and 2021 and this affects even the entry level A-Class up to the high end S-Class. The issue like most things, is software and Mercedes does have a Mercedes Me system for over the air updates and not every car is fitted […]

Mercedes announces all electric EQA SUV

Mercedes has announced the all new EQA small SUV, its second all electric car so far following on from the larger EQC. The EQA is about the same size as the BMW X2 and is set to compete with the Audi Q2, Jaguar E-Pace but their electric versions of this size car are a while away. The new car is only available in one spec, with the EQA 250 had […]

Mercedes has broken the Nurburgring lap record with the AMG GT Black Series

This week, Mercedes has officially broken the lap record at the Nurburgring with the AMG GT Black Series, a £335,000, 720bhp track monster with manually adjustable suspension and manually adjustable aero. The Black Series can do 0-60mph in 3.2 seconds and on to 201mph. The AMG GT Black Series did the lap in 6:43.616 minutes beating the Lamborghini Aventador SVJ which achieved it in 6:44:97 back in July 2018. The lap […]