An unlikely companion: Road tripping through the Western Cape in a V8 beast

2020-03-27 07:00

The logical choice for a road trip vehicle would be a comfortable, family-friendly option. But sometimes an illogical choice delivers all the thrills and spills.

Fancy, fancy! Check out the Mercedes-Benz CLA 200 coupé's cool interior

2020-03-20 15:00

'The CLA 200 coupe may be the entry-point to the CLA range, but it benefits from all the bells and whistles Mercedes-Benz has to offer,' writes Charlen Raymond.

WATCH | The Mercedes-AMG C63 S' V8 will live long in petrolheads' dreams

2020-03-13 04:30

If the Mercedes-AMG 63 S were a person it would have so many people climbing into its DMs (direct messages). Why? Because it contains the perfect mix of ingredients that gets attention from almost everyone.

WATCH | 5 indulgent off-road vehicles you could consider

2020-03-09 11:15

Fancy taking your car off road? Here are some of the best go-anywhere vehicles in the business...

E53 AMG, Gemera, Bacalar - Five ridiculously new performance cars that would have been Geneva auto show-stoppers

2020-03-05 04:30

We look at some of the most exciting new performance car reveals, which should have happened at the Geneva show, but were launched digitally.

Merc's forthcoming GLA 45 is AMG’s 270km/h compact crossover!

2020-03-02 11:30

Gravel travel could become a lot more exciting in 2020, with Mercedes-AMG’s new GLA 45.

Is the R-Class MPV a forgotten child or was it just another Mercedes-Benz fail?

2020-02-22 06:00

'Seeing an R-Class on SA roads is pretty much like finding chicken’s teeth these days, but was the Mercedes-Benz MPV just ahead of its time?' asks Wheels24 contributor Robin Classen,.

WATCH | From an ordinary mechanic to a Mercedes taxi 'boss' - Omer's story is truly inspirational

2020-02-13 04:30

Omer Akdogan has been fixing cars in Berlin for 25 years and now he runs a garage specialising in Mercedes taxis. This video shows just how demanding the job can be.

WATCH | The ultimate hot hatch drag race - Mercedes-AMG A45 S vs Audi RS3 vs Volkswagen Golf R vs BMW M2 Competition

2020-02-10 11:23

The hot hatch rivalry between German car manufacturers BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Audi enter a new chapter with the introduction of the AMG A45 S. Which one is fastest in a drag race? Watch and find out.

Why the Merc X-Class bakkie should be given another chance - readers

2020-02-06 16:30

News of Mercedes-Benz ceasing its production of the X-Class actually came as no surprise to the South African bakkie lovers, but not everyone is happy about it.


ICYMI | S-Presso, Land Cruiser - All the new vehicles that made an impact on the SA market this week

2020-03-22 07:00

Despite the coronavirus running rampant across South Africa, we still managed to get the job.

WATCH | The Kreisel Brothers electrify the world and even Arnold Schwarzenegger

2020-03-13 15:00

These three Austrian brothers started building EVs in their garage and became global e-mobility leaders.

Mercedes-Benz SA lifts lid on pricing and arrival of its new GLA

2020-03-10 09:59

Here's how much you can expect to pay for Merc's new GLA compact SUV when it arrives in South Africa.

Quick review | First sprint in Mercedes-AMG’s ferocious C 63 S

2020-03-06 07:00

'You can feel how taut the steering is, how sensitive the accelerator is to inputs. And when you unleash the car, that’s when you have to hold on,' writes Charlen Raymond about his first drive in the C 63 S.

SPOTTED | 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

2020-03-02 15:30

The upcoming Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been spotted testing in South Africa. The new W206 model is scheduled to be unveiled at the Paris motor show in October.

Jeep Trackhawk versus its modern rivals - Can the big brute hold its own?

2020-03-02 04:30

Are there any rivals the Jeep Trackhawk can come up against? We look at a few European options.

SPOTTED | 2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class in SA

2020-02-17 15:30

Prototypes of the new W223 Mercedes-Benz S-Class were spotted in South Africa. The flagship sedan is likely to be officially revealed towards the end of 2020.

Out of contract Hamilton is the 'obvious pairing' for Mercedes says Wolff

2020-02-11 09:59

Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff said that his team's tie-up with Lewis Hamilton is the "obvious pairing", with the future of the six-time world champion still unclear on the eve of the new season.

Quick review | The Mercedes-Benz CLS 400d might be a lofty sedan but it is as frugal as a small city car

2020-02-09 11:00

The guys at Deutsche Welle recently took the Mercedes-Benz CLS 350d all-wheel drive model for a spin while we drove the 400d version here at home. These two vehicles are pretty similar, here are our thoughts of the latter.

Why Hyundai's Santa Cruz bakkie could be everything Merc's X-Class wasn’t

2020-02-06 04:30

Mercedes failed badly with its X-Class. But will Hyundai do much better with its own double-cab bakkie?

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