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The Mercedes-AMG Project One is set to debut tomorrow, but the German automaker is ramping up the excitement with a teaser showing the Formula 1-inspired hypercar’s rear end in its entirety. Mercedes has actually shared quite a bit of information on the Project One, showing the vehicle’s powertrain and suspension in renderings and in a […]

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Mercedes has added yet another reveal to its big Frankfurt Motor Show schedule. Along with a new hypercar and an electric hatchback concept, the German automaker will debut the GLC F-Cell at its home show this year. The compact luxury crossover will be a plug-in electric car that’s also powered by hydrogen fuel cells and […]

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This month Mercedes-Benz will show its Concept EQ A. To bow Sept. 12 at the Frankfurt Motor Show, the concept previews a future all-electric hatchback for the German automaker’s EQ sub-brand of electrified vehicles announced last year. Being an “A” class car, the new hatch will be entry-level similar to the Mercedes-Benz A-Class that is […]

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The 750-horsepower Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet on display at the 2017 Monterey Car Week is another ultimate electric car showing what the German automaker can do. As a convertible version of a concept shown last year, the all-wheel-drive drop-top oozes with style while four permanent magnet electric motors promise 0-60 mph in the four second […]

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If you’ve grown accustomed to only tepid efforts by European automakers in bringing all-electric cars to market, that’s due to change. Out of a baker’s dozen list of over 13 EVs projected with more than 200 miles due by 2021, all but cars from Hyundai and Kia plus the Ford Model E crossover – which […]

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Mercedes-Benz has announced that the first of its new line of EQ-branded electric vehicles will start production in 2019, starting with the EQC. Luxury-class (Mercedes code for bigger) models will follow. Thomas Geier, plant manager for the site, said that Rastatt will be “the center of competence for the production of new compact EQ models.” […]

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German prosecutors have raided Daimler’s offices in Germany. The parent company of Mercedes-Benz is under investigation for possible fraud related to false advertising and the possible manipulation of exhaust-gas aftertreatment in its diesel cars. Reuters reports the Stuttgart prosecutor’s office said 23 prosecutors and around 230 employees, including police and state criminal authorities, were involved […]

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Mercedes-Benz has ceased efforts to gain U.S. Environmental Protection Agency certification needed to sell 2017 model year diesel cars. While only accounting for a small percentage of U.S. sales in the past, the company is still considering seeking certification and selling diesel cars in the future. “We constantly review our portfolio offerings and make adjustments […]

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Mercedes-Benz is bringing energy storage to home and business owners in the United Kingdom. Homeowners in the UK can have up to eight 2.5 kWh storage modules installed for a total of 20 kWh of back-up power. Commercial customers will have access to even more power. The lithium-ion batteries are based on the same technology […]

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Additional details have surfaced about Mercedes-AMG’s new Project One hybrid hypercar ahead of its debut at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show in September. AMG revealed some basic info about the Formula 1-inspired Project One earlier this year at the Detroit Auto Show, telling reporters it would deliver at least 1,000 horsepower and would be limited […]

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