How Much Will 2017 Mercedes-Benz Models Cost?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealership News, Mercedes-Benz News on Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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Mercedes-Benz Announces 2017 Model MSRPs

Mercedes-Benz has announced the manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) for many of its 2017 models. There are a lot of them, so we’re going to get right to listing them. We’ll break each section down by class, list the model and include the MSRP in parenthesis like this – Mercedes-Benz B250e ($39,900). So without further ado, here are all the 2017 MSRPs we know of. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Know When to Replace Your Brakes

By blogsadmin | Posted in Safety, Service and Parts on Monday, March 20th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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When Do I Need to Replace My Brakes?

What’s the most important part on your vehicle? That’s a debate that could go on for ages as you go around and around in circles trying to decide whether the engine is more important than the steering wheel or whether the gas pedal is more important than the gas tank. But no matter what, we can all agree there are a few parts that stand above the rest. And one of those is your brakes. Without them … well … we don’t need to tell you what could happen. That means you need to stay on top of their maintenance. But since not everyone likes to spend time under their car, it can be hard to know how to do that. To help you out, we came up with a guide to help you know when to replace your brakes. Read the rest of this entry »

How Powerful is the 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Powertrain on Friday, March 10th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe New Powertrain Features

The all-new 2017 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe has arrived and it’s brought with it a comprehensive suite of new features, including an all-new powertrain complete with a new engine and an updated suspension for improved driving dynamics unlike any you’ve ever experienced before. But how could Mercedes-Benz make an already amazing car that much more impressive? Well, let’s take a closer look and find out. Read the rest of this entry »

How Safe is the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLE43 Coupe SUV?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class, Safety, Technology on Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2017 Mercedes-AMG GLE43 Coupe SUV New Safety Features

Mercedes-Benz has always been at the forefront of innovation in the automotive industry, and that includes innovations in safety technologies. Constantly at work on the next big safety feature, Mercedes-Benz has always made safety as much of a priority as it does power, handling and style. That commitment can be seen in the new 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLE43 Coupe SUV, which launched this past summer. Featuring an AMG-enhanced 3.0-liter V6 Biturbo engine capable of providing up to 362 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque in a roomy five-passenger SUV package, the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLE43 Coupe SUV is no stranger to power and pristine handling. But the new GLE43 Coupe SUV is also no stranger to impressive safety features. To see what we mean, let’s take a closer look at all of the advanced new safety features found in the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLE43 Coupe SUV. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the Mercedes-Benz Four Pillars of Comprehensive Mobility?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ, Mercedes-Benz News, Powertrain, Technology on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 5:03 PM
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Mercedes-Benz Four Pillars of Comprehensive Mobility Explained

Through looking to the future of the automotive industry, Mercedes-Benz is crafting its CASE for moving forward. We capitalized CASE because it is the acronym for the Four Pillars of Comprehensive Mobility Mercedes-Benz is using to shape the future of its models and the industry as a whole. CASE stands for Connected, Autonomous, Shared and Electric. But what exactly does that mean for you? What will it mean for future Mercedes-Benz Models? Well, let’s take a closer look and see what we can find out. Read the rest of this entry »

How Powerful are the Mercedes-AMG E63 and E63 S Sedans?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Powertrain, Technology on Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 & E63 S New Performance Features

Mercedes-AMG is all about defying expectations and redefining the automotive industry. That was the impetus behind the new generation of Mercedes-AMG performance sedans, including the new 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 and E 63 S Sedans. These two models are helping create the most powerful E-Class of all time. The Mercedes-AMG E63 and E63 S Sedans get their power from state-of-the-art powertrain technology and an intelligent drive strategy that’s unlike any other on the market. Both sedans can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in under three-and-a-half seconds, but that’s not all they can do. Let’s take a closer look to see just what makes these impressive performance sedans tick. Read the rest of this entry »

What New Features Come With the 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz SLC, Safety, Technology on Monday, February 6th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC New Safety & Technology Features

Nothing beats the feeling of putting the top down while cruising along the open road. Well, one thing can. That’s the feeling of putting the top down while cruising along the open road in the 2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC. It has everything you’d expect in a Mercedes-Benz Roadster and more. Its sleek and sporty design pairs perfectly with its powerful engine and sublime handling capabilities. And it’s now easier than ever to get the SLC’s top down. That’s because if you are opening or closing the roof while stopped in traffic, and find yourself needing to begin moving again, the process will continue up to a speed of about 25 miles per hour. You’ll never get stuck in the rain again. But as great as that is, it’s nothing compared to the SLC’s all-inclusive suite of advanced safety and technology features. You won’t find a more complete convertible on the market. Read the rest of this entry »

What Trims are Available for the 2017 Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe SUV?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class, Powertrain on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe SUV Trim Options

Leave it to Mercedes-Benz to create something as innovative and unique as the new Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe SUV. By combining the sleek and sporty nature of a coupe with the steadfast reliability and ruggedness of an SUV, the Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe SUV is truly in a class all its own – both figuratively and literally. The GLE Coupe SUV is the epitome of the best of both worlds, as it combines the strengths of both the coupe and SUV classes without any of the weaknesses. It’s got the pristine handling, distinctive engine sound and acceleration of a coupe and the traction, pulling power and poise of an SUV. It even has its own distinctive look that sets it even further apart from the crowd. With a flowing side contour, elongated and low greenhouse and striking radiator grille with central chrome louver and rear end design, the GLE Coupe SUV brings its own flair to the well-known style of Mercedes-Benz sports cars. Nothing can compare to the Mercedes-AMG GLE Coupe SUV, though imitators will certainly try in vain to live up to its standards. Read the rest of this entry »

Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better

By blogsadmin | Posted in History, Just For Fun on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 11:11 PM

How old is Mercedes-AMG?

If there is anything better than Mercedes-Benz, it is Mercedes-AMG. If you are new to the culture, you may assume Mercedes-AMG has always been a part of the legendary Mercedes-Benz brand. Although that is in true in many ways, there was a 26-year hiatus that left Mercedes-Benz alone, cold, and most importantly, slow. How old is Mercedes-AMG exactly? Read the rest of this entry »

What are the 2017 Mercedes-Benz S550e’s Driving Modes?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Powertrain, Technology on Sunday, January 15th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2017 Mercedes-Benz S550e Plug-In Hybrid Features

The first plug-in hybrid vehicle from Mercedes-Benz is getting a number of upgrades for the 2017 model year, and it’s now available throughout the United States. The Mercedes-Benz S550e Plug-In Hybrid was originally released back in 2015, but was only available in California. The 2017 S550e Plug-In Hybrid will be available at dealerships around the country, including right here at Star Motor Cars in Houston, TX. And it’s bringing with it a comprehensive suite of advanced new features, including four driving modes to choose from in order to perfectly match whatever conditions you’re driving in. Read the rest of this entry »