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While it has often been contested, Karl Benz is said to have created the first automobile in January 1886. Gottlieb Daimler and engineer Wilhelm Maybach's original Mercedes automobile in 1901 while the first Mercedes-Benz vehicles were produced in 1926, following the merger of Karl Benz's and Gottlieb Daimler's companies into the Daimler-Benz company. The creation of AMG, their in-house tuning facility and the revival of the Maybach brand as well as a partnership with McLaren has allowed Mercedes-Benz to become much more than simply a luxury car maker.

Mercedes Benz Sedan Reviews

Mercedes 4MATIC AWD System Review

Mercedes 4MATIC AWD System Review

Known in much of the country as the winter that wasn’t, you wouldn’t know it in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where Mercedes is showcasing the latest version its 4MATIC all-wheel drive system and planning ahead for next year.
2012 Mercedes C350 Review

2012 Mercedes C350 Review

Mercedes updates the C-Class for 2012, but still doesn’t offer its 4MATIC all-wheel drive system on the top trim.
2012 Mercedes CLS63 AMG Review

2012 Mercedes CLS63 AMG Review

With stunning looks, an opulent interior and 550-hp on tap, the Mercedes CLS asks why you’d buy two cars when you can have everything in one.

Mercedes Benz Compact Car Reviews

Mercedes Benz Crossover Reviews

2013 Mercedes ML550 4MATIC Review

2013 Mercedes ML550 4MATIC Review

Instead of buying indulgences to get into heaven, use your fortune to pick up a Mercedes ML. The cabin is divine, but the drive (and the fuel economy) are their own little purgatory.
2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK250 BlueTEC Review

2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK250 BlueTEC Review

If you’re not familiar with modern diesels the folks at Mercedes are doing everything they can to change that. The company’s latest vehicle to receive a diesel engine is its GLK midsize SUV. Was it worth the wait or is it as stinky as the oily fuel it runs on?

Mercedes Benz SUV Reviews

2013 Mercedes ML550 4MATIC Review

Instead of buying indulgences to get into heaven, use your fortune to pick up a Mercedes ML. The cabin is divine, but the drive (and the fuel economy) are their own little purgatory.

Mercedes Benz Luxury Car Reviews

2014 Mercedes-Benz S550 4MATIC Review

Mercedes-Benz has an all-new version of its S-Class flagship sedan. The totally redesigned S550 4MATIC promises to lead the field in more ways than one all while delivering an unbeatable luxury experience.
2014 Mercedes-Benz E350 4MATIC Coupe Review

2014 Mercedes-Benz E350 4MATIC Coupe Review

With a refresh this year, has Mercedes-Benz been able to give the E-Class Coupe that special feeling full-size luxury coupe buyers are looking for, but in a smaller, cheaper package?

Mercedes Benz Sports Car Reviews

2015 Subaru WRX STI vs. 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

2015 Subaru WRX STI vs. 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

We threw the brand-new Subaru WRX STI and the equally fresh Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG into an informal dogfight at one of the country’s fastest race circuits. Did we prefer one strongly over the other? Was there a clear-cut winner between these unlikely competitors?
2014 BMW M 235i vs 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG

2014 BMW M 235i vs 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG

Buying a German performance car has never been more affordable. Pitting two new-era options from BMW and Mercedes against each other, we find out which of these machines delivers the biggest grins.
2014 Mercedes CLA 45 AMG Review

2014 Mercedes CLA 45 AMG Review

With the CLA Mercedes-Benz launched an entirely new category in the luxury segment. Now AMG has taken this revolutionary product and added plenty of performance and style.

Mercedes Benz Coupe Reviews

2012 Mercedes C250 Coupe Review

2012 Mercedes C250 Coupe Review

Not as dynamic a drive as the BMW 3 Series Coupe, the Mercedes-Benz C250 Coupe offers added luxury and hits the market at the right time.
2009 Mercedes-Benz SLK350

2009 Mercedes-Benz SLK350

With a V6 powerplant, 7-speed automatic transmission and retractable hardtop, the SLK350 might not be the best performance option in its class but it’s king in the comfort category.

Mercedes Benz Convertible Reviews

2013 Mercedes SLK55 AMG Review

2013 Mercedes SLK55 AMG Review

Contrary to what most German cars are doing these days, the SLK55 sticks with the musclecar philosophy, passing up forced induction for a big displacement V8.
2012 Mercedes E350 Cabriolet Review

2012 Mercedes E350 Cabriolet Review

For those who can appreciate and afford luxury, who enjoy the thought of top-down motoring and who value a three-pointed star above all else, we present the Mercedes E350 Cabriolet.

Mercedes Benz News View All Mercedes Benz News

2015 Mercedes S65 AMG Coupe Packs Luxury and Performance

2015 Mercedes S65 AMG Coupe Packs Luxury and Performance
The 2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG coupe has been officially revealed. Powered by an AMG 6.0-liter V12 biturbo engine, the 2015 Mercedes S65 AMG coupe features 621 hp and 738 lb-ft of torque, making it one of the most unique and powerful luxury coupes on the market. The third AMG high-performance car to come equipped with... more

Top Viral News Stories of the Week: July 6 July 13, 2014

Top Viral News Stories of the Week: July 6  July 13, 2014
Through social media, some stories have a life of their own. AutoGuide.com has compiled a list of this week’s most shared stories through Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Popular news from this past week include a story of the Bugatti Veyron successor to be a 1,500-hp hybrid. In addition, news about the 2016 Audi R8 losing its manual transmission... more

Most Watched Videos of the Week: July 6 July 13, 2014

Most Watched Videos of the Week: July 6  July 13, 2014
Whether you’re shopping for a sports car, SUV or all-purpose wagon, AutoGuide.com’s most watched videos have you covered. This past week, our viewers flocked to the review of the all-new Lexus NX crossover to see how it stacks up to the competition in a rapidly-growing segment. In addition, our review of the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG... more

Mercedes CLA 250 Gets Optional Sport Package Plus

Mercedes CLA 250 Gets Optional Sport Package Plus
Mercedes-Benz has added another package to its popular CLA 250 model. Called the Sport Package Plus, the trim package offers several AMG-developed upgrades including a sportier front-suspension setup, throatier exhaust system and cross-drilled rotors accented by red brake calipers. Subtle red accents can also be found on the front and rear bumpers while the interior... more

Mercedes-AMG GT Teased in New Photos

Mercedes-AMG GT Teased in New Photos
If you’re excited for the upcoming Mercedes-AMG GT, we’ve got a treat for you. The German automaker has released new photos of the camouflaged AMG GT prototype, that offers the best look yet for the upcoming sports car. The company has been very methodical with releasing information on the AMG GT, which will boast over... more

Mercedes GL May Get Ultra-Luxury Maybach Edition

Mercedes GL May Get Ultra-Luxury Maybach Edition
Mercedes-Benz is reviving the Maybach badge for the new S-Class, though it may spread to more vehicles in the Benz lineup.  The brand is planning a Maybach GL SUV according to Motoring.au, which would essentially be an ultra-luxury version of the big seven-seater. The Maybach lineup will be like the brand’s AMG offerings, except instead of going... more