New 2019 E-Class Models Available, More Engine Output

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-Benz E-Class on Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at 8:36 PM
2018 and 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Family

Drivers looking for the best choice of a midsize luxury sedan can find the perfect option with the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Whether drivers are looking for a sedan, coupe, cabriolet or wagon vehicle, they can find their match in the E-Class lineup. In this post, we are doing a 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class comparison to highlight some of the changes coming on this vehicle. Read the rest of this entry »

Speed and Acceleration of the 2019 Mercedes-AMG® E 53

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Powertrain on Thursday, June 7th, 2018 at 8:34 PM
Rear view of the 2019 Mercedes-AMG® E 53 Sedan

Drivers looking for a comfortable and bold midsize performance sedan will be able to have their pick with the variety of 2019 Mercedes-AMG® E 53 models, including sedan, coupe and cabriolet options. Each of these will come with an AMG®-enhanced 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder engine with turbocharging and the new EQ Boost feature that we saw for the first time on the new 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS that will be arriving later this year. But how fast will the 2019 Mercedes-AMG® E 53 go? And what is its 0-60 acceleration time? Just keep reading to get the nitty gritty on this model’s performance. Read the rest of this entry »

Performance of the New Mercedes-AMG® Roadster GT Model S

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-AMG on Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 at 8:13 PM
side view of a yellow 2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT S Roadster driving on a curving road

We’ve written before about the new 2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT Four-Door Coupe that will begin arriving at Mercedes-Benz dealerships sometime next year, but we’ve just learned that that is not the only new GT model on the horizon. There will also be a new GT S Roadster model joining the lineup later this year, along with the AMG® GT Roadster and the AMG® GT C Roadster. Keep reading to learn more about 2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT Roadster models and engine output. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz Introduces Virtual Reality Owner’s Manual

By blogsadmin | Posted in Interior Features, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Technology on Monday, May 14th, 2018 at 8:30 AM
person using Ask Mercedes app to explore steering wheel features with virtual reality

What is the Ask Mercedes app?

Drivers of select new Mercedes-Benz models now never have to worry about losing the owner’s manual! With the introduction of the “Ask Mercedes” app, Mercedes-Benz fans can enjoy information about their luxury ride from the comfort of their smartphone. But what is the Ask Mercedes app? It is more than just an owner’s manual, in that it also offers virtual reality interaction with your vehicle. Whether you have questions about dashboard buttons or regular maintenance intervals, you should be able to find your answers with Ask Mercedes. Read the rest of this entry »

Memorial Day Events 2018 around Houston TX

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 at 9:48 PM
two people looking at an old photograph

While Houston is always a busy city that is more than happy to take advantage of a three-day weekend, Memorial Day is special because it honors the men and women who have given their lives for the protection of our country. Memorial Day events 2018 around Houston TX may be a lot of fun, but they always keep in mind the reason for the holiday, and not just the first weekend of summer. Read the rest of this entry »

Interior and Exterior of the Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 at 8:29 PM
red Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept on a black background

We may not carry Mercedes-Maybach vehicles here at Star Motor Cars, but we can recognize the elegant luxury and cutting-edge quality that they represent. The Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept world debut was last month at the Auto China 2018 auto show. While this SUV concept may not immediately appear here at Star Motor Cars in Houston TX, luxury touches from this model may make their appearance on elite Mercedes-Benz models. We’re going to explore what makes the Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept unique and what parts of it we may be able to experience some day.  Read the rest of this entry »

Using Bluetooth in Your Mercedes-Benz Vehicle

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 8:25 PM
central display of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Every year, new technology starts arriving on Mercedes-Benz vehicles, but one of the most tried and true methods of connecting your smartphone to your car is through Bluetooth. With this standardized connectivity function, select phones and vehicles can share music and even offer drivers hands-free calling and text-management. In this blog we want to share with you a little more about what phones connect to your Mercedes-Benz C-Class using Bluetooth, and cover some of the basics of using Bluetooth in your vehicle. Read the rest of this entry »

Feast This Mother’s Day with These Great Buffets!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 4:35 PM
stawberries and a croissant with the caption Mother's Day Brunch in Houston TX

Mother’s Day is a great time to celebrate the strength and the importance of mothers. Eating and spending time with that special woman in your life is the most valuable gift you can give. While most restaurants that are open on Sundays will be open for Mother’s Day, there are several venues that are pulling out all the stops. Each of these Mother’s Day 2018 buffet events in Houston TX offers great food and a little something extra to make it even more intriguing. Each of these feasts happens sometime on Mother’s Day, Sunday May 13. Read the rest of this entry »

New Mercedes-AMG® Commercials Highlight Cutting-Edge Models

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, Mercedes-AMG on Friday, April 6th, 2018 at 8:31 PM
side view of a green Mercedes-AMG GT R performance car

When it comes to premium luxury and quality engine options, any new Mercedes-Benz can meet driver needs. However, for those craving a little extra power (or a lot), the Mercedes-AMG® lineup may give you that extra edge of satisfying driving and track-worthy performance. We recently wrote a blog about the new 2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT four-door coupe, and another highlighting the 0-60 acceleration time of the new 2019 Mercedes-AMG® C 43. To continue to celebrate all things AMG®, we decided to put together a post of new Mercedes-AMG® commercials. Whether curiosity drives you, or maybe the AMG® brand is attractive for the fearless attitude it brings to the road, the videos below will make you smile. Read the rest of this entry »

New 2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT Four-Door Coupe Offers Space and Power

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-AMG on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 at 5:24 PM
2019 Mercedes-AMG GT driving on the road

Drivers looking for the practicality of a spacious four-door vehicle with premium driving can fall in love with the new 2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT four-door coupe. This model has four-passenger seating and a spacious interior. However, the GT also cranks out plenty of power and offers bold AMG® handling on all three of its models. But what is the 0-60 speed of the 2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT? How fast can it go and what engines are available? Keep reading to learn more about this head-turning option.  Read the rest of this entry »