20 Articles
1 / 1
24Mercedes-Benz recalling 5,800 vehicles over potential fires

It turns out Ford isn't the only automaker worried about car fire recalls these days. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today issuing a recall for potential fires on various 2011 and 2012 model year Mercedes-Benz vehicles, occurring from a fault with a fuel filter flange. The problem stems from an issue in the molding process that can allow the flange to crack, leak gasoline and possibly cause a fire.

28Report: Audi bringing four-cylinder A8 in 2012

2011 Audi A8 – Click above for high-res image gallery

30Study: Only hybrid to pay its owner back is a... Mercedes-Benz?

2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery

4Autoblog Podcast #163 - Paukert Re-Redux

Click above for the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes, RSS or listen now!

2Attendees at Palm Springs film fest get luxury hybrid transport from Mercedes

Through the middle years of the last decade, it became increasingly common for celebrities to show up at events like award ceremonies in the Toyota Prius as a way of demonstrating their support for environmental causes. Now that the realm of the hybrid is expanding beyond the iconic pioneer, other automakers want a piece of that celeb action too. At the Palm Springs International Film Festival that starts this week, stars are getting lifts in a fleet of new hybrids from Mercedes-Benz.

24Mercedes-Benz now shipping the S400 Hybrid to US dealers

2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid - Click above for high-res image gallery

6Mercedes-Benz now shipping the S400 hybrid to U.S. dealers

2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 hybrid - click above for high res image gallery

14Mercedes-Benz S 400 hybrid: 30 mpg and 47 pounds of recycled goodness

Mercedes-Benz S 400 HYBRID - click above to enlarge

AddMercedes: UK will get hybrids ... eventually

2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid - Click above for a high-res gallery

13VIDEO: 2010 Mercedes-Benz S-Class shows off cool tech

2010 Mercedes S Class - Click above to view the video after the jump

2Mercedes-Benz sets August sale date for S400 Hybrid sedan

Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid - Click above for a high-res gallery

16Not Live, Not in NYC: Mercedes-Benz unveils 2010 S600 and S400 Hybrid

With all eyes trained on the Big Apple for this week's New York Auto Show, it struck us as odd that Mercedes-Benz would release two new models on the eve of the event, neither of which will make an appearance in NYC. But here they are: the 2010 Mercedes-Benz S600 and the S400 Hybrid, the first series production gas-electric model from the automaker.

4Mercedes-Benz S400 BlueHybrid arriving in the U.S. this summer

Click the S400 for a high res gallery

5Mercedes-Benz details the S400 BlueHybrid, coming next summer 29.8 mpg combined

Click for more photos of the Mercedes-Benz S400 Bluehybrid

1Mercedes-Benz S400 hybrid to launch in June 2009 in Europe

Mercedes-Benz hasn't publicly announced an official on-sale date yet for its first hybrid models beyond the first half of 2009. However, BusinessWeek is reporting that the S400 BlueHybrid will go on sale in Europe in June 2009. The big gas-electric luxury sedan is due to arrive on U.S. roads one year from now. The S400 will use a lithium-ion battery pack and will likely be the first from a major automaker to do so. With a current U.S. base price of $86,700 for an S550, it's not quite clear where

1 / 1