Merc shows bigger, better, C-Class

2014-01-13 11:15

Mercedes has unveiled a larger, much better-appointed, version of its best-selling C-Class to further distinguish it after introducing the cheaper CLA in 2014 as its entry level car.

Using HITLER in your car ad? Not a good idea.

2013-09-02 10:00

This fake Mercedes commercial made a lot of people very uncomfortable.

Merc G63 AMG: Keeping it gangsta

2013-04-29 08:10

If Tupac Shakur was still alive, this would probably be his daily drive. Why? Because it’s just so freaking ‘gangsta’. JANINE-LEE GORDON test drives the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG and feels like a rap star herself.

Merc A-Class: An SA game-changer

2013-04-15 08:51

Touted as the biggest car launch in South Africa thus far for 2013, DAVE FALL gets behind the wheel of the new, fully-imported Mercedes-Benz A-Class.

Merc's baby AMG ready to order

2013-04-10 11:24

Mercedes-Benz' A 45 AMG, launched at the 2013 Geneva auto show, is ready to order in Germany ahead of its official launch in June 2013.

Merc fuel leaks probed

2013-03-20 10:29

The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating fuel leaks affecting 250 000 Mercedes-Benz E-Class models.

Wipers: A clean sweep does it

2013-03-11 09:51

With the sudden rainfall in Cape Town - not to mention the rest of SA - DAVE FALL ponders about windscreen wipers - and their history.

New-car blitz for Mercedes-Benz

2013-02-21 14:48

The German automaker has big plans for the next seven years with 13 new cars in the works.

Merc’s baby A: SA prices revealed

2013-02-14 20:39

Mercedes-Benz has revealed prices of its new A-Class headed for South Africa. With the base A180 starting at R275 ,000 buying a Merc will become that much more attainable.

Tlokwe mayor scorns fancy Merc

2013-02-08 13:42

Tlokwe (Potchefstroom) mayor Annette Combrink has refused to use a Mercedes-Benz official car stating that expensive mayoral cars "were no longer appropriate".

Merc's baby gets 'most beautiful'

2013-02-05 12:31

The new Mercedes-Benz A-Class seems to have serenaded the masses with it’s good looks.

A45 AMG - Merc's RS3-fighter

2013-01-29 07:24

In 2013 the Mercedes-Benz AMG brand celebrates 45 years with the launch of an A45 AMG and SLS Black Series headed for SA!

A45 AMG - Merc's RS3-fighter

2013-01-28 11:02

In 2013 the Mercedes-Benz AMG brand celebrates 45 years of its AMG performance division as the group expands its range to 26 models with the launch of an A45 AMG and SLS Black Series headed for SA!

Merc's A-Class orders skyrocket

2012-11-15 10:06

Germany's Daimler has almost 90 000 orders for the revamped A-Class compact of its Mercedes-Benz luxury division, Die Zeit reported, citing CEO Dieter Zetsche.

SPIED: Tweaked topless E-class

2012-11-14 12:00

Mercedes-Benz will update its E-Class line-up in 2013. Check out the new E-Class Cabriolet. GALLERY

Big car names in fuel-cell push

2012-09-25 10:24

Four international automakers are to join forces and showcase their individual hydrogen-powered FCEV's in the UK as part of the European Hydrogen Road Tour 2012.


Merc's A45 AMG in action at Kyalami!

2013-09-04 11:15

VIDEO: The Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG has arrived in South Africa. Mercedes SA invited local motoring journos to put the cars through their paces on the roads through the Magaliesberg and at the Kyalami racetrack - bravely, on and off-tar with their all-wheel drive. Check out the high-speed action.

Merc Sprinter in transit for SA

2013-04-30 07:24

Mercedes-Benz has added improved safety, new tech and a bold design to its SA-bound Sprinter but can it challenge Ford’s new Transit?

New GL in SA - classiest 4x4xfar

2013-04-26 07:17

New exterior design, lighter and loads of tech, Mercedes-Benz' new GL has arrived as the classiest way to bundu bash across SA!

Schumi's future in car safety

2013-04-11 14:51

Twice retired Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher is placing his expertise at the service of drivers as a partner with Mercedes-Benz to tackle road safety.

Merc's grenade-proof M-Class

2013-04-04 12:34

Mercedes-Benz' latest model offers its occupants the max in protection against armed rebels or surviving on a post-Apocalyptic Earth. The new M-Guard SUV can withstand small-arms fire and shrug off grenades.

Merc launches monstrous 6x6

2013-03-20 07:29

Hot hatch acceleration, limousine luxury and the off-road prowess of tank... meet Mercedes-Benz monstrous 6x6 - the G63.

Taxpayers to pay for MEC crash?

2013-02-26 11:46

The Eastern Cape provincial treasury will decide who will pay the R171 000 bill for mending MEC Phumulo Masualle's Merc ML 500 after it crashed into a bakkie.

SPIED: The next C-Class

2013-02-17 09:39

The first prototype of what will become Mercedes-Benz next volume seller has been spotted. Check out the new C-Class! GALLERY

New AMG badge for baby Merc

2013-02-13 09:31

Mercedes-Benz is starting a new AMG chapter with the launch of the A45 AMG due for the 2013 Geneva auto show in March. VIDEO

Fräuleins say foreign's finer

2013-02-07 10:19

Audi, BMW, VW, Mercedes-Benz. All will need to boost their appeal among the fairer sex as German fräuleins opt for foreign rides.

Video: Sexy Kate's Merc carwash

2013-01-31 08:48

Sexy supermodel Kate Upton, car-wash bubbles, a pair of daisy dukes... Merc has turned to celebrities to promote its new CLA.

Merc's 8/180 000 peace-of-mind

2013-01-28 11:51

Mercedes-Benz SA has launched a new best-in-class maintenance plan ranging from six years or 100 000km to eight years or 180 000km.

2013 E-Class makes introductions

2012-12-14 15:00

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has received a new lease on life. We take a look at what's changed on the latest version of the 'mid-size' sedan and wagon.

SPIED: Tweaked topless E-class

2012-11-14 15:01

Mercedes-Benz will update its E-Class line-up in 2013. Check out the new E-Class Cabriolet. GALLERY

DRC explorers choose Merc Unimog

2012-10-18 07:16

A team from Anglo American Exploration Africa have chosen a Unimog to transport them around the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Merc SL 500: Quite an upgrade

2012-09-19 10:56

The latest Mercedes-Benz SL500, one of three SL convertibles just launched in SA, has an array of new features and, compared to its predecessor, is quite an upgrade. VIDEO

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