Driven: Merc’s hot, refreshed A-Class in SA

2016-02-04 09:30

Style tweaks, interior upgrades... Mercedes-Benz has given its A-Class hatchback a midlife-makeover. The new A-Class forms part of a 10-model onslaught from Mercedes, including a new bakkie for SA!

Mercedes to debut 2016 contender in Feb

2016-01-25 10:52

Mercedes is targeting a track debut for its championship-defending W07 car in the days before the opening winter test in Barcelona.

Horner: Hamilton was 'desperate' to drive for Red Bull

2016-01-19 14:10

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner admitted that triple F1 champion Lewis Hamilton was interested in driving for the energy drink company in 2012.

'Tesla is still doomed' - former GM executive

2016-01-14 10:24

Former GM executive Bob Lutz thinks Tesla, as it bleeds money, is a poor bet to win the race for the 'car of the future'. Tesla however continues to develop new luxury, electric cars.

Wolff understands Ecclestone's criticism

2016-01-11 15:09

Toto Wolff says he understands the criticisms being made by F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone.

Merc to unleash Hamilton, Rosberg rivalry in 2016

2015-12-28 13:16

Mercedes is considering unleashing the rivalry between team mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, in a bid to spice up Formula 1.

21-race calendar 'not feasible' for F1 teams

2015-12-14 11:47

F1 is pushing teams beyond breaking point by expanding the calendar to an unprecedented 21 races in 2016, says Mercedes boss Toto Wolff.

Ferrari says Merc 'spy' not joining team

2015-12-09 12:03

Ferrari has played down reports it has signed-up F1's latest alleged espionage protagonist, Mercedes power unit engineer Benjamin Hoyle.

2015 F1 season wrap: Tops and flops

2015-12-01 10:11

From 17-year-old Max Verstappen's awesome debut to McLaren-Honda's disastrous performance, we list the highs and lows of the 2015 Formula 1 season.

Vettel on Merc: No more playing chase in 2016

2015-11-30 08:08

Sebastian Vettel finished 2015 with an eye-catching drive from 15th on the grid to finish fourth in Sunday's Abu Dhabi GP and then forecast that Ferrari can overcome 'beatable' Mercedes in 2016.


2016 Mercedes A-Class

2016-02-04 08:17
Mercedes introduced a refreshed version of its A-Class hatchback in Mzansi.

Mercedes introduced a refreshed version of its A-Class hatchback in Mzansi.

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Williams to ditch Mercedes for Honda power?

2016-01-22 08:11

Williams' Rob Smedley has played down suggestions the team might be contemplating a shock switch from F1's field-leading Mercedes power.

Ecclestone: Merc will be unstoppable in 2016

2016-01-14 14:46

Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone thinks Mercedes is set for a third consecutive year of dominating the sport. Will he be correct?

VW emissions scandal overshadows Detroit auto show

2016-01-12 08:40

The Volkswagen pollution-cheating scandal overshadowed an otherwise exuberant mood as the Detroit auto show opened amid record US sales.

Hamilton: Mercedes will dominate in 2016

2016-01-11 14:53

World champion Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes will continue its dominant form in 2016.

Ferrari not involved in spy case - Mercedes

2015-12-16 09:21

Mercedes says it has no reason to suspect any confidential engine data downloaded by a departing employee has fallen into Ferrari's hands.

Rosberg sympathises with Mick Schumacher hype

2015-12-14 08:19

Nico Rosberg has sympathised with Mick Schumacher, amid the hype surrounding the 16-year-old son of Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher.

Mercedes sues F1 engineer for espionage

2015-12-08 12:48

World champions Mercedes confirmed reports that it is suing an engineer for F1 espionage.

Merc wants F1 ruling on aerodynamic collusion

2015-11-30 08:22

Mercedes has demanded clarification from Formula 1 authorities on rules restricting aerodynamic testing and preventing collusion between rival teams.

Rosberg to jump Mercedes ship in 2016?

2015-11-29 23:08

2016 could be Nico Rosberg's final season in silver, former F1 driver Mika Salo has predicted.

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