Best Places to Ice Skate in Houston TX

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at 8:10 PM
people ice skating, lower leg view

Houston may not usually be the top place for ice skating, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy this winter tradition in the Bayou City. To help you have fun this holiday, we have put together a list of the best places to ice skate in Houston TX. Be sure to let us know if you love another great location that we have missed in our list! All hours and times are accurate for 2017 to the best of our knowledge.  Read the rest of this entry »

All-New E-Class Cabriolet Offers Year-Round Driving Comfort

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz E-Class on Monday, December 11th, 2017 at 8:24 AM
side view of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class cabriolet with the top down

We’ve already written about some of the new features that are coming on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan, but now we want to focus on the 2018 E-Class Cabriolet. This attractive convertible two-door midsize four-seater is available for the first time with responsive 4MATIC® all-wheel drive* and offers more width and length for enhanced passenger comfort. Thanks to several advanced 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet open-air driving features like heat-reflecting leather seating, AIRSCARF® technology and the AIRCAP® system, drivers and passengers can enjoy the authentic Mercedes-Benz top-down experience all year round. Read the rest of this entry »

All-New 2019 CLS offers New Powertrain and Comfort Technology

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz CLS, Technology on Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 4:28 PM
side view of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS with mountains and water in the background

We’ve already posted some teaser images of the all-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS (though in that post we were mistaken in believing it was a 2018 model), but now we have even better information. The new Mercedes-Benz CLS sporty four-door coupe is adding new powertain advantages, as well as elite comfort features borrowed from the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class flagship. Get details on the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS release date and new advantages below. Read the rest of this entry »

All-New 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS Teaser Images and Video

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, Mercedes-Benz CLS on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 at 6:01 PM
teaser image of the 2018 or 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS with a dim red background and eye-catching v-shaped headlights

While 2018 carry-over models of the Mercedes-Benz CLS 550 Coupe are already available in our new inventory here at Star Motor Cars in Houston TX, there is something even better on the horizon. We have begin receiving teaser images of the all-new Mercedes-Benz CLS, and even a teaser video of the exterior design. Check out what we know (which isn’t much) in this blog, and enjoy the gorgeous lines and evocative images of this sporty vehicle. Read the rest of this entry »

Enhance Your Physical and Mental Well-Being With Mood-Changing Technology From Mercedes-Benz

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Technology on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at 9:10 PM
mercedes-benz s-class dashboard while using energizing comfort control

What Is the ENERGIZING Comfort Program on the 2018 S-Class? 

What if your car could change the way you feel? What if your car could turn a stressful day into an evening of relaxation? What if your car could cater to your physical and mental well-being at the touch of a button? It sounds pretty futuristic right? Well, the future is here with the new ENERGIZING Comfort program on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, so allow us to show you what it is and what it can do for you. 

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Intelligent World Drive Tests Autonomous Technology in Different Countries

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Mercedes-Benz autonomous vehicle from Europe, the Intelligent World Drive car, made from a modified S-Class

Can a Mercedes-Benz drive itself?

Many auto makers, including Mercedes-Benz, have been intensively exploring autonomous and self-driving technology in their vehicles. But what does that mean to us as drivers? Can a Mercedes-Benz drive itself? The driver will always be an essential ingredient in Mercedes-Benz luxury vehicles, but there are some days on a boring commute or a long road trip when letting the car drive itself may be refreshing. That is where new autonomous technology, which is being tested by Mercedes-Benz all around the world, comes into play. Read the rest of this entry »

Get Your Turkey Fix This Year in Houston for the Holiday

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Friday, November 10th, 2017 at 3:43 PM
the words Happy Thanksgiving with a background of a dessert on a plate

When Turkey Day rolls around, there are plenty of restaurants in the Houston area that offer delicious food for anyone who doesn’t want to cook for themselves or a sprawling family. There are many restaurants that offer exotic and alluring menus but, sometimes a person just wants the traditional joys of turkey and sides. If you have a craving for that traditional fair, done right, we’ve put together a selection of restaurants with a Thanksgiving 2017 turkey dinner in Houston TX. You can assume that any location below would appreciate a reservation on this day dedicated to food and thankfulness. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s New on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz E-Class on Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 4:23 PM
four models of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class lined up on a dirt path

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Wondering what’s new on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class? The main difference that vehicle shoppers will see when comparing the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class is not new features or enhancements, but entire new model levels and body styles. The 2017 E-Class sedan was all-new for its model year, with refined features and a new elite four-cylinder base engine. For 2018, we see the redesign of the E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet (which we’ve compared in a previous blog post), and the addition of a 2018 Mercedes-Benz E 400 4MATIC® Sedan and Mercedes-AMG® E 63 S Sedan (which was also featured in a previous blog). For this post, we are focusing on the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E 400 4MATIC® Sedan and other E-Class sedan enhancements. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz Vehicles Featured In Justice League

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, Mercedes-AMG, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Mercedes-Benz G-Class on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 at 9:38 PM
images of the Mercedes-Benz AMG® Vision Gran Turismo and Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet which will appear in the Justice league movie

The first Justice League Movie is coming out November 17, 2017 and it is going to be very cool to see what vehicles are going to be featured. We all know what vehicle Batman drives (*psst, it’s the Batmobile! Or possibly a Batplane?) but what car does Bruce Wayne drive in Justice League? We are excited to tell you that Bruce Wayne will be driving a custom Mercedes-Benz vehicle in the upcoming film, and other characters will also be driving Mercedes-Benz models. Buckle up and keep reading to get the details on which ones. (This should be a low-spoiler zone, but if you DON’T want to know what car Mr. Wayne is driving…don’t keep reading?). Read the rest of this entry »

Kid-Friendly Halloween Events 2017 in Houston TX

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events on Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at 9:46 PM
Kid-Friendly Halloween Events 2017 in Houston TX

There are hundred of options for things to do in Houston this Halloween, but not all of them are great for little ones. However, each of these kid-friendly Halloween events 2017 in Houston TX offers a fun place to celebrate the holiday. Many are even free, or support a good cause like Hurricane Houston relief. Check out some of the great options below and let us know in the comments if you have other events we absolutely should include.  Read the rest of this entry »