Explore Horsepower and Torque on the 2020 GLE

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLE, Powertrain on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at 10:13 PM
2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE on a curved road

We’ve written before about the anticipated release date for the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE, and included some preliminary details about key features. We are delighted that the MBUX touchscreen infotainment system will be offered on this bold luxury crossover, and we are intrigued by other new features like the E-ACTIVE BODY CONTROL, but in this blog we wanted to focus in on 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE engine specs and performance. Read the rest of this entry »

Drivers Enjoy Custom Performance with AMG® DYNAMIC SELECT

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-AMG, Powertrain, Technology on Thursday, October 4th, 2018 at 6:50 PM
2019 Mercedes-AMG® GT 63 Four-Door Coupe on the track

While regular Mercedes-Benz models come with the DYNAMIC SELECT system, which allows luxury drivers a choice of different driving modes, elite AMG® models offer even more dynamic performance. Each drive program with this system adapts the steering characteristics, engine and transmission responsiveness, suspension settings, or even the exhaust valves to deliver a specific performance dynamic. They can be chosen via buttons on the steering wheel or central console and displayed on the infotainment screen. So what are the AMG® DYNAMIC SELECT drive modes? We’ve broken them down below.  Read the rest of this entry »

Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes near Houston TX

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Events, Just For Fun on Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 6:59 PM
little girl on hayride

Fall is certainly here, and Halloween is on its way! While adults can find plenty of scary attractions in the Houston metro area, some of the coolest activities for kids can be found at fall farm festivals in the area. Find pumpkin patches and corn mazes near Houston TX in this blog that offer plenty of fun for the whole family. Read the rest of this entry »

All-New Mercedes-Benz EQC Delivers Premium Luxury

By Product Expert | Posted in Interior Features, Mercedes-Benz EQC on Friday, September 21st, 2018 at 8:41 PM
2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC side view on a black background

We’ve already talked about the powertrain and performance of the all-new 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC all-electric luxury SUV. However, in addition to offering cutting-edge electric power and range, this all-new model will be a pure Mercedes-Benz vehicle, which means premium features and quality. In this blog we wanted to focus in on some of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC interior luxury features that discerning drivers will be able to enjoy. Read the rest of this entry »

October Premier Announced for the All-New GLE

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLE, Mercedes-Benz News, Release Dates on Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 at 10:01 PM
side view of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE in front of the ocean

The Mercedes-Benz GLE is a bold, midsize luxury SUV that has long offered premium technology options and a generous interior. For 2020, drivers will be able to enjoy an all-new GLE with even more interior space, as well as safety and technology options. Learn more about the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE U.S. release date and new features of this crossover in advance of its October premier at the Paris Motor Show below. Read the rest of this entry »

All-Electric, All-New Mercedes-Benz EQC Performance

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz EQC, Powertrain, Release Dates on Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 5:37 PM
2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC being charged

In the past, we have written about some of the electric concept cars presented by Mercedes-Benz, or even talked about the horsepower and torque boost that drivers can enjoy with features like the EQ Boost available on the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS. However, now we have even better news for luxury shoppers who are craving the fuel-efficiency savings of an all-electric model with the cutting-edge quality that Mercedes-Benz always brings to the road. Mercedes-Benz has recently unveiled its first all-electric production car: the EQC SUV. But what can we expect from the electric powertrain of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC? And when can we expect this marvel of electrification? Read the rest of this entry »

EQ Silver Arrow Show Car Combines Modern Elegance and Past Glories

By Product Expert | Posted in Just For Fun on Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 at 10:43 PM
side view of the Mercedes-Benz EQ Silver Arrow Show Car

The new EQ Silver Arrow show car is an elegant, all-electric concept designed to unite the aesthetics of Progressive Luxury and Sensual Purity with the iconic form of the record-breaking W 125 car from 1937. Embodying the best combination of sporty past and premium present, this model may never arrive in the new Mercedes-Benz inventory available here at Star Motor Cars in Houston TX, but intriguing features and styling cues may eventually find their way into other elegant vehicles. We decided to put together a 2018 EQ Silver Arrow image gallery that shows some of the coolest images available of this model. Read the rest of this entry »

Looking for Labor Day Ideas in Houston?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Events on Monday, August 20th, 2018 at 9:24 PM
Happ Labor Day, family cooking out

Kid-Friendly Events Around Houston TX for Labor Day Weekend 2018

Labor Day is right around the corner. While there are plenty of huge 21+ parties to choose from in the Houston area, what about families with kids? Here are a few kid-friendly events around Houston TX for Labor Day Weekend 2018 that can be fun for everyone. We also included a few child-oriented activities that will have their last hurrah on Labor Day weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

How Much Cargo Space is in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLE on Friday, August 17th, 2018 at 9:39 PM
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV parked in front of a setting sun

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Cargo Space

When the name Mercedes-Benz is uttered, people immediately think high-end luxury and top-notch quality – essentially the automotive equivalent of a Tiffany watch or Louis Vuitton handbag. While very fashionable, the vehicles from the Mercedes-Benz lineup are very functional – especially the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV. As a 2-row crossover, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV can accommodate up to five passengers while offering plenty of space for Houston living and weekend adventures around Texas and beyond. Read the rest of this entry »

Technology Upgrades on the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Technology on Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 at 10:06 PM
2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet dashboard side view

We’ve already written about some of the new powertrains that will be available on various model of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, but in this blog we wanted to turn our attention to the interior of the cabin. Several technology upgrades on the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class promise to put even more cutting-edge potential at the fingertips of discerning luxury drivers, all while they enjoy premium cabin comfort and convenience. We have focused in on a few of the highlights of the new C-Class in this blog. Read the rest of this entry »