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 »

Mercedes-Benz biturbo 101: Your Car And You

By blogsadmin | Posted in Powertrain, Technology on Friday, January 13th, 2017 at 4:42 PM
What is the difference between biturbo and twin turbo?

What is the difference between biturbo and twin turbo?

Mercedes-Benz has a knack for setting itself apart from its competition. Whether it be with unique style, over-the-top luxury, or patented mechanics, you can always count on Mercedes-Benz to throw words at you that don’t make sense. Why don’t they make sense? It’s because they are words invented by the brand! If you are new to the Mercedes-Benz lifestyle, this may seem confusing, but don’t worry! You will soon be an expert on everything there is to know about Mercedes-Benz and we will be there with you every step of the way. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s the New 2017 Mercedes-AMG E43 and When’s it Coming?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Release Dates on Monday, January 2nd, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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2017 Mercedes-AMG E43 Release Date and New Features

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class family is getting a new member for the 2017 model year in the form of the Mercedes-AMG E43 Sedan. Looking to add some sporty, high-performance flair into the E-Class lineup, the 2017 Mercedes-AMG E43 Sedan will feature the power and handling of a high-performance sports car along with the fuel efficiency and safety of a sedan. So if you’re looking for a sedan that’s safe, reliable and dependable enough for your family while still providing the thrill of going from zero to 60 miles per hour in 4.5 seconds, then you need look no further than the 2017 Mercedes-AMG E43. But when is it going to be released? And what will it feature? Well, let’s find out. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s New in the Interior of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Interior Features, Mercedes-Benz GLC on Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 8:00 AM
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2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV New Interior Features

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV, which was known as the Mercedes-Benz GLK when it debuted in 2015, launched not that long ago. But it’s already proving to be an unmitigated success, as can be seen by it being named the 2017 SUV of the Year by Motor Trend. And that award wasn’t just handed to the new Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV. It earned it thanks to a wide array of exciting new innovations and features. New enhancements can be found throughout the 2017 GLC SUV, but we decided to focus on the new interior features at the moment. These include new upholstery and a whole bunch of additional space for you, your passengers and everything else you might be bringing with you. So let’s take a closer look and see what makes the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV the best SUV of 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

What is the Mercedes-Benz Smart Control App?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz News, Technology on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 at 8:00 AM
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Mercedes-Benz Feature Highlight: Smart Control App

Mercedes-Benz has always been on the front lines of innovation in the automotive industry. They stay at the forefront because they’re always looking to create the next big thing, which they’ve done once again with the latest version of the Smart Control App. The innovative Smart Control App can be used on smartphones, tablets and/or PCs to pull up electric drive information for your Mercedes-Benz vehicle while also being able to control various functions of the vehicle such as pre-entry climate control and intelligent charging. And it now has more functions that ever before, such as being able to program two departure times instead of just one so that functions like pre-entry climate control and intelligent charging do not always need to be reset for frequent journeys like commutes. Not quite following us? That’s OK, it can be confusing. So let’s take a closer look. Read the rest of this entry »