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Mercedes SoundHound-powered dashboard may actually be worth talking to

Mercedes’ new in-car AI may actually be worth conversing with, as the automaker promises a far more capable voice recognition system in its upcoming models. MBUX, the new Mercedes-Benz User Experience, will make its US debut in the 2019 A-Class Sedan, but though the car may be an entry-level model, the technology will not. In fact, if it all works … Continue reading

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Mercedes’ latest GLE melds tech with a super-smooth ride

The EQC isn't Mercedes' only tech-heavy SUV launching in the near future. The brand has taken the wraps off a new version of the GLE where the technology matters as much with what you don't notice as what you do. It's billed as the first vehicle to...

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Mercedes-Benz EQC teaser takes a look inside

While the tech world is busy sifting through the wave after wave of consumer electronics announcements being made at IFA in Berlin, automotive fans are still on the edge of their seats for what is set to happen next week. On Tuesday, Mercedes-Benz is scheduled to fully take the camouflage off the newest member of its “Electric Intelligence” EQ family, … Continue reading

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Mercedes’ EQ Silver Arrow proves heritage and electrification can coexist

It’s a good year if you like single-seater electric cars. Three such concepts were brought along to Pebble Beach: Infiniti had its Prototype 10, an evolution of the more retro Prototype 9 from last year, while Audi’s PB18 e-tron put a more futuristic spin on the idea. Mercedes’ car took a different tack, but was no less striking for it.

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Mercedes unveils Sprinter camper van concepts

Lots of people buy campers or RVs depending on your vernacular. These vehicles let you tour the countryside and always have a place to live with you. Mercedes-Benz has rolled out some cool new camper van concepts in Europe at the Caravan Salon 2018 show.

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1998 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLK GTR heads to auction

We have seen a modern resurgence of insanely high-performance sports cars called hypercars today. We have them from Bugatti, McLaren, Porsche, and Ferrari among others. Mercedes doesn’t really have a car that competes at the highest echelons of the hypercar market, but back in 1998 it certainly did

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YouTube ran ads on AIDS conspiracy theory videos

YouTube has run into issues in the past for showing ads before inappropriate videos. In some cases it has caused companies to pull their ads from the platform and at least one firm has put together its own algorithm to identify YouTube channels on wh...

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E Class family gains E 450 flavors

Mercedes-Benz has officially announced the 2019 E Class family of cars. The range includes 4Matic versions, coupe, sedan, and wagon models

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Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1 limited edition available for only 12 months

A new Mercedes performance four-door car is coming for fans to plunk down their money on. The car has a long name and is the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1. Mercedes will build the car for 12 months starting in September 2018.

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Mercedes-Benz drops home battery effort over high costs

In November 2016, Daimler formed a new subsidiary called Mercedes-Benz Energy Americas, one that would take on Tesla Powerwall with the maker’s own home battery products. The market had high hopes for Daimler’s efforts, citing the Mercedes brand’s recognition and the maker’s existing global presence to potentially upheave the residential power storage industry. However, things haven’t gone as planned and … Continue reading

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