The First Overland Automotive Record Was Set by a Woman

The first car had a patent for years before it piqued public interest. Karl Benz, the inventor of the world’s first automobile, spent his days in his workshop working on prototypes. The perfectionist engineer did not believe that his invention was ready. His wife, however, knew that the horse-less carriage needed to be seen. She …

Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupé GLE Class luxury crossover SUV car on display at Brussels Expo
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE S Is Unbearably Powerful

Mercedes-Benz is introducing an all-new engine, and its fuel-efficient performance specs are designed to impress. Coming in the summer of 2020, the 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE S has incredible punch. The 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE S test drive MotorTrend took the GLE S out for a test drive on some California canyon roads, and the results were impressive, …

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These Are the Luxury Cars People Keep the Longest

When it comes to things such as depreciation and long-term reliability, luxury car owners typically don’t care too much for them. If they wanted a car that could last them 300,000 miles, then they probably wouldn’t be buying a luxury car in the first place. That said, luxury car owners do hold onto a few …

2007 Mercedes R63 AMG

Mercedes Once Offered a 500-HP Minivan

Mercedes is no stranger to oddball ideas. This is the automaker that grafted an extra axle and pickup bed onto a G-Class, after all. There’s also been E-Class pickups, G-Wagon pickups, and a luxury Unimog. But for although the German company can do luxury well, there’s one type of vehicle that doesn’t appear in its …

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Best Used Luxury Cars

Buying a used luxury car is a smart idea if you want more amenities and better quality for less cash. But getting the car you want is not without its challenges. How do you know if you’re getting the best car for your money? The experts at have compiled a list of the best …

2020 Mercedes G-Class
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CEO Says: G-Class Would Be The Last Mercedes Built?

Usually what Ola Källenius, CEO of Mercedes-Benz, says is the bottom line. It was generally thought that the Mercedes G-Class, known as the Geländewagen, wouldn’t be produced much farther into the future. Then Källenius tweeted this in November, “There will be a zero-emission EV version of the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. In the past there were discussions …