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Mercedes-AMG GT3 racer officially unveiled with 6.2-litre V8

The Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car has been officially revealed by Daimler after a leak overnight by a French weekly magazine. Based on the road-going Mercedes-AMG GT coupe, the GT3 racer has been built to comply with the FIA's GT3 racing regulations..

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Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car leaked ahead of Geneva reveal
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Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car leaked ahead of Geneva reveal

Images, which are claimed to be, of the Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car have been published online ahead of the car's official debut. The photos were first published on the website of French weekly news magazine Le Point and follow on from the official teaser image, which was released earlier this week by Mercedes-AMG...


2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class convertible caught testing again
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2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class convertible caught testing again

The 2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class convertible has again been spotted cold weather testing, this time almost sans-camouflage, ahead of its public reveal at September’s Frankfurt motor show. This topless cruiser is to be the sixth and final member of the burgeoning S-Class range, joining the short- and long-wheelbase sedans, the Coupe, the Mercedes-Maybach and the Pullman...


2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 S Review
Rating: 9.810 /10
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2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 S Review

The best iteration of the Mercedes-AMG C63 yet despite the downsized engine. It's almost faultless. Almost...

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Mercedes-Benz looks to AMG Sport models to capture bigger slice of the luxury pie
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Mercedes-Benz looks to AMG Sport models to capture bigger slice of the luxury pie

Mercedes-Benz has launched its second AMG Sport variant as it looks to fill the gap between the regular C-Class models and the full-blown Mercedes-AMG models. This week’s international launch of the Mercedes-Benz C450 AMG 4Matic comes several months after the release of the GLE 450 AMG Coupe introduced the new sub-brand to the global market...


Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car teased ahead of Geneva
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Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car teased ahead of Geneva

The new Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car will make its debut at the Geneva motor show at the beginning of March. Very little is known about Mercedes-Benz and AMG's upcoming entry into the world of GT3 racing, with the company simply stating that the new car "complies with FIA GT3 race regulations"...


2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet spied
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2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet spied

The 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet has been spotted undergoing cold weather testing in Sweden. The first-ever drop-top version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is likely to debut at one of Europe's major motor shows in 2016, before its potential arrival in Australia towards the end of next year...


2015 Mercedes-Benz G500 4x4² revealed ahead of Geneva motor show
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2015 Mercedes-Benz G500 4x4² revealed ahead of Geneva motor show

The first image of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz G500 4x4² has been unveiled before the hardcore four-wheel-drive's debut at the Geneva motor show in March. The new show model - which we've seen before in spy photos, where our covert snappers referred to the car as the Hulk or the Green Monster - has been built under the credo: "Only a G-Class can better a G-Class"...


2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 Edition 1 priced from $162,800
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2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 Edition 1 priced from $162,800

Mercedes-Benz used this week’s international launch of the 2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 to unveil a limited model variant called the C63 Edition 1...


2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 set to become the most successful AMG model ever
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2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 set to become the most successful AMG model ever

The incoming Mercedes-AMG C63 S is set to become the best selling model ever, with pricing that mirrors that of the first AMG C-Class model that launched in Australia in 1995. The Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG arrived wearing a price tag of $154,900. It was driven by 3.6-litre straight-six engine that developed 206kW and 385Nm...


2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 pricing and specifications
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2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 pricing and specifications

Following its international unveiling at last year’s Paris motor show, pricing and specifications have been announced for the much-anticipated 2015 Mercedes-AMG C63. Mercedes-Benz Australia has made the decision to forgo the standard AMG 63 model, instead, deciding to launch exclusively with the AMG C63 S sedan priced from $154,900 (plus on-road costs) and the Estate version from $157,400...


Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Pullman revealed
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Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Pullman revealed

The Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Pullman has been revealed, half a century after the German car maker launched its original ultra-luxury limousine, the Mercedes-Benz 600. The new S-Class Pullman flagship measures an intimidating 6.5 metres from nose to tail, making it more than a metre longer than the ‘regular’ Mercedes-Maybach S-Class...


2015 Mercedes-Benz S600L Review
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2015 Mercedes-Benz S600L Review

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class continues to represent the pinnacle of technological inclusions and motoring design. The V12 S600L sits at the top of the pile.

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Mercedes-Benz GLC:: GLK replacement spied and rendered
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Mercedes-Benz GLC: GLK replacement spied and rendered

The first Mercedes-Benz GLC has been spied testing under moderate disguise ahead of its likely global premiere in Frankfurt this September — and for the first time we can show you a rendering of what to expect when the covers come off. Mercedes’ newly-named replacement for the GLK — which, vitally, will be made in right-hand-drive form this time and come to Australia — will be a rival to the Audi Q5 and BMW X3...


2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class pricing and specifications
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2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class pricing and specifications

The 2015 Mercedes-Benz B-Class has arrived in Australia with fresh styling, an expanded equipment list, and standard all-wheel drive for the flagship B250 variant. Prices of the Mercedes-Benz B-Class have increased between $500 and $3800 across the range, which now starts at $41,400 in B180 specification, though Mercedes-Benz public relations senior manager David McCarthy says the addition of new features to each variant means overall value is up by $800 to $2500 depending on the variant...


2015 Bathurst 12 Hour: swan song for Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3

2015 Bathurst 12 Hour: swan song for Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3

Last weekend's Bathurst 12 Hour was the 13th since the endurance race began in 1991. And while it will forever go down as one of the best finishes on record for Mercedes-Benz, it marked the end of an era… This year’s gruelling Mount Panorama event comprised 269 laps of the 6.213km circuit, for over 1670km and a record 20 safety car disruptions...

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2015 Bathurst 12 Hour - The sights and sounds
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2015 Bathurst 12 Hour - The sights and sounds

The 2015 Bathurst 12 Hour will forever go down as one of the best finishes on record. And for Mercedes-Benz, it marked the end of an era, signalling the final time affiliated teams would tackle the world-famous race in the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 before its new Mercedes-AMG GT-based replacement takes over in 2016. Turn up the volume and enjoy the sound of GT racing at its best...


2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe Review
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2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe Review

The S-Class is now available in coupe form and replaces the old CL-Class. At launch, CarAdvice gets behind the wheel of the S63 AMG variant.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe pricing and specifications
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2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe pricing and specifications

The Mercedes Benz S-Class Coupe goes on sale in Australia today, replacing the old CL-Class model line with a simplified, three-variant line-up. In Mercedes-Benz dealerships now is the mid-level S63 AMG Coupe, priced from $409,000 plus on-road costs. It will be joined in May by the entry-spec $319,000 S500 Coupe and the flagship twin-turbo V12-powered $499,000 S65 AMG Coupe...


2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS500 Review
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2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS500 Review

The CLS500 isn't supposed to be for everybody according to its maker. Regardless, there's a lot to like about this swoopy four door performance weapon.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG S Review
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2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG S Review

At a quarter of a million dollars, does the CLS 63 AMG S make much sense?

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2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe spied
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2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe spied

If the C-Class sedan looks like a mini S-Class, our spy photos of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe indicate it will present itself as a junior version of the limo's two-door off-shoot. The German car maker has uses its patterned disguise tape to suggest the presence of a door pillar, though the C-Class Coupe is expected to feature a pillar-less profile like the S-Class Coupe...


2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS: Pricing and specifications
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2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS: Pricing and specifications

The updated 2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS Coupe and Shooting Brake range has launched in Australia, bringing a range of tweaks to one of the company’s style leaders.  Updates to the CLS range include subtly revised styling, more equipment, price cuts at the higher end of the range, a new CLS400 V6 coupe/sedan variant, and a new nine-speed automatic transmission on the CLS500 variants...


Mercedes-Benz discusses future SUV designs, and how it was inspired by BMW X6
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Mercedes-Benz discusses future SUV designs, and how it was inspired by BMW X6

It may be stating the obvious, but Mercedes-Benz’s global chief of design Gorden Wagener has admitted the company created the new GLE Coupe in direct response to the BMW X6.  However, while the two ‘coupe-SUVs’ are similar in conception, in many design aspects the pair couldn’t be more different...


Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series confirmed
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Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series confirmed

The Mercedes-AMG GT coupe hasn't even hit Australian soil, but that hasn't stopped Mercedes-Benz confirming that a hardcore Black Series variant will join the lineup. A tuned version of the tuned version, AMG Black Series cars are specially designed by AMG Performance Studio to provide more power with less weight than their 'standard' AMG stablemates...


Facelifted Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG to reclaim power crown from Audi RS3 - report
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Facelifted Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG to reclaim power crown from Audi RS3 - report

The facelifted version of the Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG will receive a power boost so that it can once again claim bragging rights as the most powerful premium hatchback going around. Tobias Moers, AMG's chief executive, spoke to Autocar and said that when the revised A-Class class debuts around the third quarter of this year, the updated A45 AMG "will be the most powerful again"...


Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Review
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Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Review

The Mercedes-Maybach S-Class V12 is the pinnacle of the range and puts the Rolls-Royce Ghost on notice.

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class Convertible, S-Class Pullman confirmed
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Mercedes-Benz S-Class Convertible, S-Class Pullman confirmed

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class range expands to four body styles this week with the introduction of the stretched Mercedes-Maybach iteration, but the company isn’t stopping there. Today at the Mercedes-Maybach launch in the US, the company confirmed speculation that an additional pair of spin-offs were up its sleeve, including a new range-topping convertible version “for the star-gazers”, based on the recently released S-Class Coupe...


Mercedes-Maybach working on uber-luxury SUV to rival Bentley Bentayga
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Mercedes-Maybach working on uber-luxury SUV to rival Bentley Bentayga

Mercedes-Benz is laying the groundwork for the development of a new ultra-luxury SUV to rival the forthcoming Bentley Bentayga and the long-wheelbase Range Rover. The flagship SUV, if Mercedes goes ahead with the project, will be the second member of its new Mercedes-Maybach sub-brand, which launches this week with an S-Class-based limousine for the rich and famous (pictured bottom)...


Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe to be dino-mite in Jurassic World
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Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe to be dino-mite in Jurassic World

The new Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe will have a starring role in the fourth instalment of the Jurassic Park franchise, 'Jurassic World'. The first Mercedes-Benzosaurus prototype was hand-made for the movie 18 months before its planned market launch, and impressively (thanks to high-security measures and despite the best efforts of photographers) the GLE450 AMG managed to go un-spied as it tackled the tropical landscapes of Hawaii, as well as NASA terrain in New Orleans during filming...