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Tag : Mercedes-Benz

New B-Class will be RDE2 certified

2 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz will launch the new B-Class MPV with an RDE2-certified diesel engine, which should mean it avoids the UK’s 4% Benefit-in-Kind surcharge.

Rob East stands down as Mercedes-Benz head of fleet

2 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz head of fleet Rob East is to move into a new role outside the carmaker after stepping down from his current position.

Mercedes-Benz electric SUV sets sights on the I-Pace

2 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz is to launch a long-range, high-performance electric SUV next year, rivalling the Jaguar I-Pace, Audi E-Tron and Tesla Model X.

New engines and saloon pricing for A-Class

2 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has extended the A-Class range with a new petrol engine and four-wheel drive for the hatchback, and pricing for the first ever Saloon version.

First ever A-Class saloon due for 2019 UK launch

4 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz will launch its first ever A-Class Saloon in Europe later this year, said to offer class-leading rear headroom and CO2 emissions from 107g/km.

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz C-Class

5 months ago / 0 comments

Does Mercedes-Benz’s latest C-Class rewrite the rules for the compact segment, asks Jonathan Musk…

Mercedes-Benz expands E-Class range

6 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has expanded the E-Class range with new petrol and diesel engines.

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Saloon due late 2018

7 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz is to launch the first-ever A-Class saloon later this year, as part of plans to extend its popular small car line-up from five variants to … Read More »

First Drive: Mercedes-Benz A-Class

7 months ago / 0 comments

Already a cornerstone of the range, the new A-Class feels a cut above its rivals, says Alex Grant.

Mercedes-Benz appoints new used cars and remarketing director

8 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz Cars UK has announced that Krishan Bodhani, currently head of smart and product management, is to move into the role of used cars and remarketing director … Read More »

Updated C-Class gets new tech, diesel PHEV

9 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz will launch an upgraded C-Class in March, featuring technology from the S-Class and new drivetrains including a diesel plug-in hybrid.

Fleet Manufacturer of the Year: Mercedes-Benz

9 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Plans to become the UK’s number one premium brand in fleet have come to fruition at Mercedes-Benz. Not only through a broad, fleet-friendly model … Read More »

Star Quality: Rob East, head of fleet, Mercedes-Benz

9 months ago / 0 comments

Looking back at a turbulent 2017 but with plenty of new initiatives on the horizon, Mercedes-Benz’s head of fleet, Rob East, sits down with Craig Thomas.

Mercedes-Benz launches extended fleet test drives

9 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has introduced a new 48-hour test drive initiative across its model line-up.

New A-Class previews small-car focus for Mercedes-Benz

10 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz is to extend its small car line-up to eight model lines, likely to include an A-Class saloon and an electric vehicle, as it focuses on … Read More »

Mercedes-Benz fleet director moves to CV financial services role

10 months ago / 0 comments

Nick Andrews, fleet and remarketing director at Mercedes-Benz Cars UK, is to become commercial vehicles director at Mercedes-Benz Financial Services UK (MBFS), effective from 1 February.

Mercedes-Benz reveals new CLS coupé

12 months ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz revealed its third-generation four-door coupé at the Los Angeles Motor Show, featuring driver assistance technology from the EClass and five seats for the first time.

Mercedes-Benz X-Class to put focus on higher specification

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has announced pricing and specification for its X-Class 4×4 double cab pick-up, which is aimed at customers looking for a vehicle to bridge work and … Read More »

Mercedes-Benz to recall 400,000 cars in UK

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has recalled around 400,000 vehicles in the UK, part of a wider million vehicles globally, due to an inadvertent airbag deployment fault.

Updated S-Class previews longer-range, faster-charging PHEVs

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has boosted the range and charging times of the S-Class plug-in hybrid, previewing technology likely to be rolled out across its other plug-in models in … Read More »

New app gauges suitability of electric cars and hybrids for drivers

1 year ago / 0 comments

A new app has launched that records and analyses drivers’ everyday travel to see if they can switch to smart or Mercedes-Benz electric or hybrid vehicles.

Mercedes hints at electric A-Class

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has previewed how a future electric A-Class could look with a teaser video of its EQ A concept.

Mercedes-Benz to rival Uber with new London ride share service

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz is to launch a new Uber-rivalling ride sharing service in Europe, kicking off with London.

Carmakers launch scrappage schemes in time for plate change

1 year ago / 0 comments

Car groups including Renault-Nissan, VW and Kia have become the latest manufacturers to launch scrappage schemes intended to tempt buyers to new, less-polluting vehicles. 

Spotlight: Mercedes X-Class makes its worldwide debut

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mercedes-Benz has taken the covers off its all-new 4×4 double cab pick-up, the X-Class, and it goes on sale in the UK this November with customer … Read More »

Daimler to offer NOx-reducing software update for 3m diesels

1 year ago / 0 comments

Daimler will offer a free software upgrade for around three million diesel vehicles, said to curb harmful nitrogen-oxide (NOx) emissions in real-world use.

Daimler readying multi-marque telematics solution

1 year ago / 0 comments

Daimler will launch a multi-marque telematics solution for fleet managers at the end of the year, building on the driver-focused ‘Me Connect’ system, offered since 2014.

Road Test: Mercedes-Benz E220d AMG Line

1 year ago / 0 comments

The new E-Class goes straight to the top of the executive sector, says Julian Kirk.

Shanghai Motor Show: Key fleet models break cover

2 years ago / 0 comments

Citroën expands into large SUVs Citroën’s forthcoming C5 Aircross large SUV is to debut at the Shanghai Motor Show ahead of its launch in 2018. An … Read More »

Interview: Rob East, Mercedes-Benz

2 years ago / 0 comments

Mercedes’ head of fleet, Rob East has taken over at a brand that has seen huge growth in fleet in past few years. Steve Moody finds … Read More »