It is now almost exactly four decades since a renowned German automotive magazine bestowed the title of “The best car in the world” on the flagship 450 SEL 6.9 version of the first Mercedes-Benz (W116) model to wear the S-class moniker.
Noble titles are hereditary, and five S-Class generations on from 1975, the current W222 S-Class is still the class benchmark for sheer occupant comfort over long distances.
Are open-top cars really more fun to drive? It depends but open-top speed cars definitely are! Thus, when it comes to the A 45, CLA 45 and GLA 45 AMG, performmaster is lifting the voluntary 250 kph speed limit with the PEC Vmax-Module. “This new development is our perfect tool to accelerate all AMG A-class variants to 280 kph,” says an enthusiastic Udo Heinzelmann. Customers get 30 kph more at only € 1790 – quite a bargain, isn’t it?
The well known above the Hoesbach city limits near Aschaffenburg VATH automobile and engine techniques company ennobles in the truest sense of the word, first of all cars coming from the Daimler Group, but this company also looks for to give old cars new life, with a lot of affection and love to details. With outposts in China, Hong Kong, Macao, Malaysia, Austria, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand, a worldwide dealer net has appeared.
We live in an age where specialists try to optimize nearly everything that comes „off the peg“. That applies also for cars. Who is looking for the right tuning company for the latter ones will necessarily meet the IMSA GmbH at Brueggen on the Lower Rhine – namely in fields of premium cars. Here, power improvements are made in unimagined dimensions, and weight reducing aerodynamics optimizations are made with “surgical rigor” in absolutely precise handwork. Examples for can be found all over the world.
The Honest John Awards were held yesterday, and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class won the Most Popular Compact Executive Car with the Mercedes-Benz W 124 series named Most Popular Classic Car.
The judging process reflects the Honest John website users with Awards given to vehicles receiving the most interest and website visits. The site was created 15 years ago to help consumers with advice on buying, selling and running cars – receiving two million visits every month.
Prior Design is proud to announce the launch of its new widebody aero-kit for the Mercedes SLS AMG. Combining elegant, sport & raw racing look, the PD900GTWB Aero-Kit turns SLS into real monster!
Just rolled out the first GT’s to the dealers, wheelsandmore now presents, in time for the Geneva Motor Show, as first tuner in the world, already a refined version of the AMG GT + AMG GT S coupé.
The focus here is on the in Germany hand-crafted, 3-pieces forged wheels of the type 6Sporz² and the concave wheel F.I.W.E. with central locking optics. On the front axle in 9,0×21 inches with 245/30/21 and on the rear axle in handsome 11,5 inches with 305/25/21 tires.
Only three months after the S-Class sedan, MANSORY now presents its refinement program for the Mercedes sports Coupé at the Geneva Motor Show. Masculine body extensions, powerful 986 HP and artfully hand-crafted interior modifications characterise the S 63 AMG Coupé refinement program baptised by MANSORY with the name DIAMOND EDITION.