Range Rover Evoque Named 2012 Women’s World Car of the Year

Range Rover Evoque Named 2012 Women’s World Car of the Year
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The voting is in and the 2012 Women’s World Car of the Year is the Range Rover Evoque. The Evoque took home top honors after women motoring writers from 12 different countries chimed in with their votes. Continue Reading...

2012 Women’s World Car of the Year Short List Announced

2012 Women’s World Car of the Year Short List Announced
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The 2012 Women’s World Car of the Year short list has just been announced, and women motoring writers from around the world will begin voting for their top picks. Cutting a list of contenders from 300 down to 32, judges will now allocate points to the nominated cars that fall into four categories: Family Car,… Continue Reading...

2012 Mercedes SLK Brabus Sport Program Released

2012 Mercedes SLK Brabus Sport Program Released
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With every new Mercedes-Benz refresh on an existing model, one can expect Brabus to not be far behind with a tuning package for it. The tuners at Brabus got to work quickly on the new-generation SLK, releasing both a styling package and power package for various SLK models. For the SLK 200 BlueEFFICIENCY, Brabus’ ECO… Continue Reading...

Carlsson’s Tuning Package Released for Mercedes SLK-Class

Carlsson’s Tuning Package Released for Mercedes SLK-Class
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It seems like Mercedes-Benz‘s new SLK-Class has barely rolled off the lots of dealerships and now the aftermarket already has tuning packages available for the German convertible. Carlsson, a popular Mercedes-Benz tuner, has revealed its tuning package for the new SLK-Class, which will comprise of a styling kit, suspension kit, new wheels, interior accessories and… Continue Reading...

Mercedes SLK Now 20 Percent More Efficient, From Beginning To End

Mercedes SLK Now 20 Percent More Efficient, From Beginning To End
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The 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK may look like just a gawky facelift. But under the skin and in its exhaust pipes lies a leaner, cleaner heart: the SLK200 with BlueEFFICIENCY, for example, reduces fuel consumption from 24 percent. Too bad it’s not available in America. But the entire range has been upgraded (efficiencized?) from beginning to… Continue Reading...

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK Revealed

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK Revealed
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As the first compact convertible to come with a retractable hardtop, the Mercedes-Benz SLK has to be at the forefront of the segment when it comes to topless technology, and the new car is no exception. Even though it’s been completely restyled and given a new engine lineup, the big news for the new SLK… Continue Reading...

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK Will Have In-Car Internet

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK Will Have In-Car Internet
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In what might be the most puzzling vehicle packaging discussion ever, the upcoming 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK will come with an in car internet system. We’re assuming that nearly 100% of SLK owners have a phone with some kind of data plan, not to mention that there’s no a lot of room in an SLK for… Continue Reading...

Report: 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLK AMG To Get V8

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Report: 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLK AMG To Get V8
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Mercedes-Benz‘s current SLK55 AMG has to make do with the least powerful of the AMG V8 engines, a 5.5L V8 making “only” 360 horsepower. By any normal persons standards, this is more than adequate, but considering what the rest of AMG’s lineup gets (a 6.2L V8, a twin turbo 5.5L V8 and a 6.5L twin… Continue Reading...