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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

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 SL550 Review

2013 Mercedes SL550 Review

Lighter, faster and more powerful, the 2013 SL is a better performance machine, but is perhaps best enjoyed slowly.
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.

Mercedes Benz News View All Mercedes Benz News

Top 10 Least Reliable Cars of 2014

Top 10 Least Reliable Cars of 2014
Each year, Consumer Reports conducts its Reliability Survey in order to determine which vehicles presented the most problems fresh off the assembly line. In this year’s study, the publication found that consumers complained the most about infotainment systems and associated electronics, as more and more vehicles adopt advanced systems that are supposed to make their owners’... more

AMG to Keep 6.0L V12, Share 4.0L V8 With Mercedes

AMG to Keep 6.0L V12, Share 4.0L V8 With Mercedes
V12-powered vehicles from Mercedes-AMG aren’t going to disappear any time soon. Mercedes-AMG will continue to offer V12-powered vehilces, but future versions will use a hybrid powertrain and an updated version of the current mill. AMG CEO Tobias Moers told AutoCar that the 6.0-liter V12 engine will be extensively re-engineered and will include some element of... more

Mercedes-AMG GT Pretty Much Sold Out:’ CEO

Mercedes-AMG GT Pretty Much Sold Out:’ CEO
It’s only been about three weeks since Mercedes-Benz officially revealed its new sports car and it’s already getting an especially warm reception. AMG CEO Tobias Moers told AutoCar that the vehicle is already “pretty much sold out” through the 2015 – 2016 model year. Mercedes hasn’t said how many copies of the car it plans... more

Most Watched Videos of the Week: October 19 26, 2014

Most Watched Videos of the Week: October 19  26, 2014
Does Mercedes-Benz have a winner in the crossover segment? AutoGuide.com‘s most watched video for the week of October 19-26 is our review of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG while compact sports car enthusiasts kept their eyes on our 2014 Honda Civic Si coupe review. Our third most watched video for the week is the... more

Mercedes GLC AMG Caught Wearing Odd Socks

Mercedes GLC AMG Caught Wearing Odd Socks
The upcoming Mercedes GLC AMG compact crossover was spotted frolicking in a black-and-white suit, but don’t think it’s doing a stint in prison. This high-performance vehicle is running free out on the road, ostensibly to get some real-world miles, or kilometers as it were. This is the company’s replacement for the GLK utility vehicle. Mercedes... more

C-Class Convertible Shakes its Rump for the Camera

C-Class Convertible Shakes its Rump for the Camera
AutoGuide.com’s spy photographers have managed to snap a few more pictures of the upcoming Mercedes-Benz C-Class Convertible. Regrettably they only managed to get a coupe shots of this open-air model from the rear but we can glean a few details about it. The car’s trunk was not covered in distracting black-and-white camouflage so we can... more