Workers at an automotive seat factory in Mississippi are protesting what they say are low wages and poor working conditions as they attempt to unionize in what could become a new front for the United Auto Workers in the state.
Mercedes introduces the G500 4x4², built on a G500 Long Wheelbase platform with portal axles and a twin spring-and-damper setup at each corner, 17 inches of ground clearance, and a fording depth of 39 inches when fitted with the optional 37-inch beadlock tires. Land, ho.
Mercedes-AMG is showing off the first picture of the AMG GT3 race car that will enter competition next year. If its angry face and the track-day excellence of the street-legal AMG GT S are anything to judge by, the 2016 FIA GT3 class is about to get an unruly new entry.
The weather might be nasty, but Jalopnik is showing that the snow and ice can still be tons of fun too in the right vehicle. It took a quartet of performance cars to the Consumer Reports test track to go sliding around the slippery circuit.
Mercedes-Benz is ending production of the G63 AMG 6X6 after selling more than 100 of them. It appears that a slightly toned-down successor is already waiting in the wings in the form of the already-teased G500 4x4².
Sixty years ago, the Mercedes 300 SL finished first, second and third in class at the Mille Miglia. Benz honors that victory with this special-edition SL550, now confirmed for availability in North America.
The new flagship of Mercedes' flagship range is longer than the previous Maybach 62, longer than the Phantom EWB and longer than just about anything else on the road. The next time you see one, you'd better salute the king or president bound to be riding inside. Little flag poles on the front fenders not included.
The massively opulent Mercedes-Benz S-Class Pullman limousine is finally going to debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. The German brand is also displaying the C-Class Plug-in Hybrid to prove that it can be efficient, too.
Daimler boss Dietzer Zetsche doesn't think Google is serious about actually building cars and is just investigating how people use vehicles. He said he sees opportunities to work with the search giant in the future but thinks there is a possibly antagonistic relationship when it comes to data privacy.
The Cigarette Racing stand at the Miami Boat Show this morning hosted the latest in the eight-year collaboration between Mercedes-AMG and Cigarette Racing: the AMG GT S parked next to the fast-boat it inspired, the Cigarette Racing 50 Marauder GT S Concept.