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2009 Mercedes-Benz M-Class specifications & pricing

Mercedes-Benz has today announced pricing and specifications for the new M-Class luxury SUV. The mid-life update includes exterior and interior revisions, but with no significant changes to the model range. For a car which, since 2005, has found over 300,000 willing owners, Mercedes has decided to keep much of the original DNA for this facelift...

Spied: Mercedes-Benz SLC Gullwing

It has been a year since the first “C197” was spotted testing in the States, at that time it was a cobbled together mule with several Viper parts bolted on. This time – with obvious gullwing doors – this would be considered an early or developmental prototype...

2008 Mercedes CLC-Class

Mercedes yesterday launched the latest addition to its line-up - the CLC-Class. Naming it the Sports Coupe, Merc has declared it an entry level coupe in the three-pointed star's local offerings. In an insight into the demographic this car is aimed at, Mercedes say that this car satisfies the "discerning requirements of young drivers looking for an athletic car...

Mercedes-Benz Celebrates 50 Years in Australia

This July marks 50 years since the official establishment of German luxury brand Mercedes-Benz in Australia. Since its introduction to Australia in July 1958 Mercedes AU has become the world's 10th largest Mercedes market. To put the growth into perspective, in 1961 Mercedes sold only 1481 cars and 335 trucks, meanwhile this year should see the German giant move at least 30,000 cars, trucks, vans and buses...

New Mercedes Benz R-Class spy photos

Mercedes-Benz's philosophy of making a car suited for nearly every single person on earth has worked to a degree, except for the R-class MPV. As of the end of June Mercedes had sold just 149 R-Class vehicles in Australia this year. But as these pictures prove, Mercedes is apparently planing to give it another try with a new R-class...

Mercedes-Benz going turbo & hybrid

German giant Mercedes-Benz has announced today that it will introduce turbocharged engines across its entire model lineup by the end of 2010.  The announcement comes amid upcoming legislation in Europe and the U.S. which is pushing manufacturers towards more CO2 friendly cars...

2008 Mercedes-Benz SL 65 AMG Black Series

The AMG tuning arm of Mercedes-Benz is synonymous with prestige performance, the Black Series label however is just downright scary. The new Mercedes-Benz SL 65 AMG Black Series is potent mix of lightweight design, insane performance and total exclusivity. The high-performance two-seater coupe is powered by an AMG 6...

2008 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Roadster

For those who can't quite stretch the budget for the new SL-Class, the next-generation Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster offers a more conventional balance of price, performance and luxury. Following an extensive facelift incorporating around 650 newly developed components, the updated SLK three-model range begins at a far more obtainable $86,780...

2008 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Roadster

Mercedes-Benz has launched its new-generation SL-Class Roadster here in Australia, continuing its legacy as the world's most successful premium roadster in its class. Since the introduction of the iconic 300 SL 'Gullwing' in 1954, Mercedes has produced over 630,000 SL sports cars at its Stuttgart plant...

Volkswagen Touareg R50 & Mercedes Benz ML500 review

2008 Volkswagen Touareg R50 & Mercedes Benz ML500 Review & Road Test & Comparison Model tested: 2008 Volkswagen Touareg R50 Recommended Retail Price: $129,990. Options fitted: None fitted. Stupendous torque; good fuel efficiency; styling; RNS510. Weight; foot operated park brake; I don't own one. CarAdvice rating: (4...

Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG spied

Our spy photographers have captured exclusive photos of the all-new Mercedes E63 AMG - the high performance version of the as yet unrevealed Mercedes E-Class. Both cars are still at least two years away from showrooms, with the E-Class not due to make its first public appearance until the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show...