Mercedes Benz

  • Mercedes-Benz GLA compact SUV to be launched in India on September 30 September 7, 2014

    Mercedes' onslaught of launches has been keeping our calendars choc-a-bloc. After bringing out a couple of new AMG vehicles and more, the German luxury carmaker is looking to launch its smallest SUV, the GLA in India on September 30. And in a week's time, we will also have the E...
  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG launched in India at Rs 68.50 lakh July 22, 2014

    Mercedes-Benz India has launched the CLA 45 AMG performance saloon in the country at Rs 68.50 lakh ex-Delhi. Based on the NGCC platform, the CLA 45 AMG is the most affordable performance car from the German manufacturer in the country as of now. Inspired by the CLS four-door coupe, the CLA...
  • Overdrive: Review of Mercedes Benz CLA45 AMG, BMW i8 July 12, 2014

    In this episode of Overdrive, we review the Mercedes Benz CLA45 AMG and BMW i8. Also on the show, get all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Mercedes Benz launches locally-made S Class diesel at Rs 1.07 crore June 5, 2014

    Pune: German car-maker Mercedes Benz rolled out the locally made diesel variant of its luxury sedan S Class 350 priced at Rs 1.07 crore (ex-showroom Maharashtra). This is for the first time that Merc is introducing the diesel variant of its popular S Class models. Besides, the company also commenced generation from...
  • Overdrive: Review of BMW M3 & M4, Mercedes-Benz C250 Diesel June 1, 2014

    In this episode of overdrive, we review the 2014 BMW M3 and M4and also Mercedes-Benz C250 Diesel. Also on the show, get all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Watch: Coversations in excellence March 16, 2014

    The legends of India share their experiences and how they achieved excellence in their fields. ...
  • Mercedes Benz opens outlet in Bhopal March 3, 2014

    Leading automobile major, Mercedes Benz India opened its 62nd outlet in the country in Bhopal on Monday to meet the growing demand for luxury cars in Madhya Pradesh. "With the opening of this outlet, the company has established its network in 35 cities across the country to cater to the growing demand...
  • 2015 Mercedes V-Class unveiled, launch later this year February 1, 2014

    Mercedes has unveiled the new V-Class in Munich, Germany. This model will replace the ageing Viano. It is expected to go on sale later this year with Mercedes declining to mention the prices as of now. This is an MPV which focuses on luxury and maximum comfort. The design takes cues...
  • Auto Expo 2014 Mercedes-Benz lineup: Concept GLA, CLA45 AMG and M Guard January 30, 2014

    2013 was a good year for Mercedes-Benz. The company released a slew of new models and reclaimed its position as the top luxury manufacturer in India for a few months. The company plans to keep the momentum up for 2014 and will kick-start the year by showcasing the CLA-Class, GLA-Class...
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class Grand Edition launched in India at Rs 36.81 lakh January 29, 2014

    Mercedes-Benz India Limited has rolled out its 50,000th car from the Pune plant and has marked the event with the launch of the C-Class Grand Edition. The C-Class Grand Edition is available in both petrol and diesel variants and is priced at Rs 36.81 lakh and Rs 39.16 lakh, ex-Pune...
  • Mercedes to unveil CLA 45 AMG sedan at Auto Expo 2014 January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Riding on the success of its cars last year in India, German luxury carmaker Mercedes Benz will showcase a range of products, including the CLA45 AMG sedan, at the upcoming Auto Expo. Outlining the company's plans for India's flagship auto show, the firm said...
  • Smart cars: The next big thing in automobiles January 11, 2014

    Stuttgart: The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class has cameras that can read road signs and sensors to judge distance to the car in front, but is not yet able to make full use of the hardware. What may sound like a shortcoming is in fact a deliberate strategy by manufacturer Daimler, and a...
  • Mercedes-Benz India to hike prices in January December 7, 2013

    New Delhi: German luxury car maker Mercedes Benz said it will hike prices of its products across models by up to 10 per cent in India from next month. While the company did not specify the reason for the price increase, its rivals BMW and Audi...
  • Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG launched in India at Rs 1.26 crore December 2, 2013

    Mercedes on Monday added another power-packed AMG to its India line-up with the launch of the SLK55 AMG at Rs 1.26 crore ex-showroom, Delhi. This will be the eighth launch in India by Mercedes this year, about half of them being AMGs, and the most powerful SLK ever. The roadster draws...
  • Mercedes Benz C-Class Celebration Edition launched at Rs 39.16 lakh in India November 12, 2013

    Mercedes Benz has launched the Celebration Edition of its C-Class sedan in India carrying a price tag of Rs 39.16 lakh, ex-Mumbai. The launch took place in Mumbai. The Celebration Edition looks to 'celebrate' the brand's most successful car, that has gone on to sell 10 million units across the...
  • Mercedes-Benz to hike car prices by up to 4.5 per cent from Sept 1 August 29, 2013

    New Delhi: German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz today said it will hike prices of its entire model range in India by up to 4.5 per cent from September 1 to partly offset impact of rupee depreciation and higher import duties. The quantum of price revision will be in the range...
  • Overdrive: Review of Mercedes E63 AMG August 3, 2013

    German luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz has launched its premium sedan E63 AMG, priced at Rs. 1.29 crore (ex-showroom Delhi). E-63 AMG is based on the new E-Class. ...
  • Overdrive: All you need to know about Jeep Wrangler Rubicon July 27, 2013

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the all new 2013 Mercedes Benz B-Class, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Fangio's F1 Mercedes fetches $29.6m at UK auction July 13, 2013

    London: A classic Mercedes-Benz race car driven by Formula One legend Juan Manuel Fangio sold for 19.6 million pounds ($29.6 million) at auction in England on Friday. The 1954 Mercedes-Benz W196 single-seater was driven by the five-time world champion racer when he clinched his second title in 1954. The Argentine drove...
  • Overdrive: Mercedes Benz's fight back plan in India May 19, 2013

    On Overdrive this week, Mercedes Benz India MD and CEO Eberhard Kern talks about the company's fight back plan in India and Maruti Swift Dzire takes on its rival Honda Amaze. ...
  • Luxury carmakers chase the young, female and frugal April 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Luxury carmakers in India are moving downmarket and shifting production of smaller and cheaper cars to local plants to cut costs, broadening their target market to include young, female and middle-class drivers to boost lacklustre performance. In an effort to raise stuttering sales that far lag emerging Asian rival China,...
  • Force India, Mercedes-Benz sign long-term agreement March 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Sahara Force India and Mercedes-Benz on Thursday signed a long-term agreement for the Silverstone-based team to use a full Mercedes-Benz powertrain from the 2014 season onwards. The agreement will see Mercedes-Benz supply Force India with a complete Power Unit (internal combustion engine plus energy recovery system), transmission and all...
  • Mercedes to hike prices by up to Rs 58 lakh from April March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz India will hike prices of its entire range that will translate into an increase of up to Rs 58 lakh on imported vehicles from April 1. The hike in price ranges from 1-4 per cent for locally produced models, and up to 20 per...
  • Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG launched in India at Rs 1.45 crore February 19, 2013

    Mercedes-Benz India has launched the new G63 AMG in India at Rs 1.45 crore ex-Mumbai. It replaces the G55 AMG which was launched two years ago. The G63 AMG uses a 5.5-litre V8 bi-turbo engine which now makes 544PS of power and 760Nm of torque. Power is sent to all...