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AMG Boss Commits To Electric Future

Plug-in hybrids and pure EVs are on the agenda. The very rare SLS AMG Electric Drive pictured here (below) was introduced to the market back in 2013 and it’s turning out to be an accurate preview of what’s in tow from Mercedes-AMG in terms of electrified performance cars. The first…

4 months ago by Adrian Padeanu 0

Mercedes-AMG Project One – What We Know

The Mercedes-AMG Project One debuts at the Frankfurt Motor Show as the brand’s ultimate hypercar. Mercedes-Benz didn’t bother to compete in the hypercar wars when the Ferrari LaFerrari, Porsche 918 Spyder, and McLaren P1 hit the scene. By waiting to see the best that the competition offered, the German brand…

5 months ago by Chris Bruce 5

Mercedes-Benz Announces New EQ Power Sub Brand

Mercedes-Benz is following in BMW (BMW i) footsteps with the creation of a sub brand specifically for its plug-in vehicles. M-B says that beginning this Summer, two sub brands will be put into use. EQ Power will be the brand under which Mercedes will sell its plug-in hybrids and EQ…

7 months ago by Eric Loveday 4

Mercedes-Benz Design Chief: EVs To Fundamentally Change Vehicle Design

Mercedes-Benz design chief Gorden Wagener says that the electrification of automobiles could forever change the architecture of vehicles going forward. Quoting Wagener: “The architecture is going to change fundamentally.” Mercedes-Benz’ Generation EQ Concept marks the start of electric cars designed from the ground up by Mercedes. As Automotive News explains:…

12 months ago by Eric Loveday 27

Mercedes-Benz Releases Electric CUV Teaser Video

Mercedes-Benz has just released a brief teaser video for its upcoming electric CUV. M-B is expected to showcase and release details on this pure electric crossover at the upcoming 2016 Paris Motor Show, but ahead of that grand reveal, the automaker released this brief tease. Video description: “Mercedes has teased…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 34

Mercedes-Benz Will Have 6 To 9 Pure Electric Vehicles By 2024

Though it’s unclear which vehicles Mercedes-Benz will rollout in the long-range electric category, it has been determined that the automaker will release at least 6 such vehicles by 2024 and possibly up to nine models that all slot into the long-range BEV category. Reuters states: “German trade magazine Automobilwoche earlier…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 26

Mercedes-Benz Could Roll Out Its Own Electric Car Brand

A couple of weeks ago, Mercedes-Benz announced that all of its models will see some form of electrification in the near future. Following that announcement comes info the Mercedes might differentiate its electric cars from the rest of its stable by creating an electric car brand. As German publication Handelsblatt…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 10