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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...

2008 Mercedes C-Class Estate and S320 CDI

Mercedes Australia has been busy today, with the introduction of not only its C-Class Estate, but also the S-Class 320 CDI. The C-Class estate carries the same specifications as its sedan siblings, meaning Classic, Elegance, and Avant Garde options are available. Initially being launched as a C200K model, the Estate range will be rounded out by the addition of the C220 CDI, and the C63 AMG later in the year...

2008 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate (W204)

Following on from the highly successful new C-Class sedan, Mercedes-Benz has today announced pricing and specifications for the all-new C-Class Estate (wagon). There will be three Estate variants available, starting from $58,890 (only $1,800 more than the entry model sedan). Mercedes has covered the lot with the petrol powered supercharged (Kompressor) 1...

Mercedes-Benz a no go for Melbourne show

Mercedes-Benz has today announced it will not attend the Melbourne International Motor Show this year citing economic rationalisation as the key reason. Now you'd be forgiven for thinking the German marque cannot afford the $1 million costs associated with hosting their stand at the show, but this is not entirely the case...

2009 Mercedes-Benz E-Class CGI

With details and spyshots of the next generation Mercedes Benz E-Class already out and about, the hard question still remains, what will it look like. Our graphic artist has put all the current spyshots into photoshop and come out with this: We think the computer generated headlights are a big improvement over the current model's twin bug-eye style and it is likely that Mercedes' E-class team has been inspired by the current S-Class...

Mercedes-Benz GLK spy photos

Our European photographers caught Mercs' new GLK out an about recently as it prepares to début at next year's Frankfurt Motor Show. With a global trend of declining large-SUV sales, Mercedes is suffering without a compact off-roader. The German luxury maker will use the GLK to enter the compact SUV market to fight the likes of BMW's X3 and Audi's upcoming Q5...

Mercedes-Benz and BMW team up

German car makers Mercedes-Benz and BMW are looking to team up. Mercedes, which has recently rid itself of Chrysler, is looking to find another manufacturer to share development costs with. This will allow the company to effectively take on the mighty Volkswagen group. The Volkswagen group includes the likes of Audi, Lamborghini, Seat, Skoda, Bentley, Bugatti and of course Volkswagen...

Mercedes-Benz CLK 63 AMG Black Series

Stunning and powerful, the limited edition CLK 63 AMG Black Series is born from Formula One motoring heritage in time to celebrate AMG's 40th and Mercedes-Benz's 50th year in Australia respectively. Managing director of Mercedes Car Group in Australia,Horst von Sanden has secured a strictly limited run of 50 examples of the CLK 63 AMG Black Series for the Australia and  Pacific region...

More Powerful Mercedes-Benz ML 500

The powerful Mercedes-Benz ML 500 has undergone a major transplant and is now making its way into Australian showrooms. Mercedes-Benz, never to do anything by halves, has replaced the previous 5.0L V8 with a more powerful and more fuel efficient 5.5L V8. Compared to the superseded 5...

2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Update

Mercedes-Benz Australia today announced a variety of changes for the R-Class set for October, including the introduction of a new entry model as well as seating for seven as a standard feature. Although perhaps not the best looking car in Mercedes' showrooms, the R-Class, which has only been in Australia since mid-2006 is a sports tourer according to the German manufacturer...

Mercedes-Benz C 320 CDI

Mercedes-Benz has confirmed the diesel variant of its stunning C-Class range, the C 320 CDI, will make its way into Australian showrooms by next month. The C 320 CDI adds the 3.0-litre turbo-diesel V6 to the list of impressive engine options available for customers of the all-new C-Class...