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    SEMA: Mercedes previews midsize Metris van with SEMA customs

    The custom vehicles at the SEMA Show tend to all be about speed and style, plus a few off-roaders thrown in for good measure, but Mercedes-Benz is taking advantage of the event this year to give its future midsize commercial van for the US a sneak preview. The Mercedes Metris goes on sale in the ...

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    Official: Mercedes previews midsize US van with Metris SEMA concepts

    It seems like the commercial van market is booming at the moment. After years of consumers being limited to elderly choices like the Ford E-Series, Chevrolet Express/GMC Savana and various Dodge/Ram models, these days, buyers have fresh options in multiple sizes from companies like Ford, Ram and ...

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    Video: This is the quickest Mercedes-Benz ever

    Behold what could very possibly be the world's quickest Mercedes-Benz. The good people at Renntech managed to get their hands on a Mercedes-Benz SLR, and quickly set to nudging the power to obscene levels. According to, the vehicle boasts 160 horsepower over stock form, which puts ...

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    RENNtech fine-tunes its Mercedes GLK Pikes Peak Hybrid [w/video]

    RENNtech Mercedes-Benz GLK350 Hybrid Pikes Peak Rally Car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Trucks and racing don't normally belong in the same sentence, but a few exceptions exist – the NASCAR Craftsman series, the Dakar rally, and, of course, Pikes Peak. The legendary ...

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    Renntech tweaks Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG to new heights

    Renntech Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you find your Mercedes-Benz CLK63 AMG just a little too plebeian for your tastes, the team at Renntech have you covered. The high-end Silver Arrow tuners have just turned out a crate-load of carbon fiber goodies ...

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    Renntech previews Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG-based C74 ahead of SEMA

    Renntech C74 Konzept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Captured here auditioning for the role of World's Angriest C-Class is the Renntech C74 Konzept. Starting with a C63 AMG, the tuner added a body kit comprised of an aggressive carbon fiber front lip, spoiler and rear diffuser, ...

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    Renntech and Domani Motors team up for meaner Benz SL65 AMG Black Series [w/video]

    Renntech SL65 AMG Black Series – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Allow us to provide you with your daily dose of lunacy. Not too long ago, the head honchos over at Domani Motors happened to find themselves with a Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series in their showroom. Unsatisfied with ...

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    Renntech tunes Benz's SL65 AMG Black Series to 805 HP, 1000 pound-feet [w/video]

    Renntech SL65 Black Series dyno run – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Two swallows does not a summer make, but this is the second recently tuned SL65 AMG Black Series to say hello to the world – and that's more news on the car than we've had since the car's debut. ...

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    Renntech-fettled Benz CL65 and C63 AMG set records in Palm Beach [w/video]

    Hartmut Feyhl's Renntech C63 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Looking over the pantheon of fast cars around the world, Mercedes-Benz and its AMG-tuned models are always near the top. But there's always room for improvement, right? Enter Renntech, the Florida-based tuning company ...

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    Birthday Beating: RENNtech goes medieval on the G-Wagen

    Click above to view the RENNtech G-Wagen concept in our hi-res gallery
    Thirty years is a long time. Long enough for a lot of people to come up with some wildly different ideas. Mercedes couldn't make up its mind on how to celebrate the big three-o of its workhorse sport-ute, so they came out with ...

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    One More for Good Luck: RENNtech SLR 777 McLaren

    Click above to view the RENNtech SLR 722 in high resolution
    We're not about to enter the whole euthanasia debate here, but we are of the opinion that supercars at least deserve to die with dignity. The Mercedes SLR McLaren is being kept alive unnaturally. While most supercars are built for a ...

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    Mercedes-Benz GLK ready to storm SEMA

    Click above for a hi-res gallery of the GLK SEMA show cars
    Perhaps you've heard: Mercedes-Benz has this new SUV called the GLK, and it's not just the Sex and the City audience that's being targeted. The compact ute's getting-to-know-you tour will make a stop at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, where ...

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    SEMA Preview: RENNtech's Pikes Peak-inspired hybrid GLK

    Click above to view more of the RENNtech GLK Of all the trucks that have proliferated into the Mercedes-Benz line-up, the GLK isn't exactly the most aggressive. But according to the latest reports, Mercedes is lining up an array of aftermarket tuners at the SEMA show to infuse what appears to be ...

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    RENNtech PKG2 boosts SLR 722 to 740hp

    Click for hi-res gallery of the RENNtech SLR 722 PKG2 The Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren may be on its way out, but that doesn't mean there can't be more horsepower extracted from the supercar. The original had 617hp. Then came the SLR 722, which despite its name had 650 horses underhood. The 722's ...

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    RENNTECH takes its own Bentley pictures, doesn't do too bad

    Click above for high-res gallery of RENNTECH's handiworkYou may remember my little hissy fit last week over RENNTECH using our photos of a Bentley Continental Flying Spur taken when the Flying B was in the Autoblog Garage two years ago. We and the graphic designer over at RENNTECH have since ...

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    April Foolery: RENNTECH introduces twin-engined smart 7.22

    Click image to enlargeThe speed fiends at RENNTECH have pooled their knowledge and resources to present the pinnacle of their combined tuning know-how. Forget the McLaren SLR 722. Make way instead for the twin-engined, twin-transmissioned RENNTECH smart 7.22. Powered by a pair of fully independent ...

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    HP Wars not over: RENNTech announces 695 HP package for Mercedes AMG models

    click above for more pics of the RENNTech AMG CL65While Mercedes-Benz and AMG may be claiming that future high-performance models bearing the three-pointed star will not place such a heavy emphasis on high horsepower, that doesn't mean aftermarket tuner RENNTech is giving up the fight. The German ...

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    Coming to America: Mercedes SLR McLaren 722 GT

    Click on the images to view our high-resolution gallery Some will say for better, others will say for worse, but one way or another, the Mercedes SLR McLaren is the supercar that refuses to go quietly into the night. It was previewed by the Vision SLR concept way back in 1999, and since entering ...

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    Politico? Mafioso? RENNtech has an armored Merc S-class for you

    Defensively, the S600 Guard has got you covered: B6/B7 armor that stops standard military-grade small-arms fire, grenade, shrapnel, and explosive device protection, run-flat tires, self-sealing fuel-tank, and integrated fire-extinguishing system. Offensively, however, as any tuner would tell you, ...

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    Renntech does up the Merc McLaren SLR 722

    We know that Mercedes used the SLR 722 badge on the SLR McLaren 722 Edition to honor the 1955 Mille Miglia-winning Mercedes-Benz 300SLR of Stirling Moss and Denis Jenkinson, but still. That car, wearing a big "722" on the doors, which indicated their 7:22am start time, managed to beat the favored ...


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