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Mercedes-Benz diesels use cheat device, claims lawsuit

Hagens Berman alleges BlueTec engines clean when warm, but dirty when cold.

Hagens Berman has filed a class-action suit that claims Mercedes vehicles 'do not meet emission standards in virtually all real world driving conditions.'

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EPA wants more information on Mercedes' diesel emissions

US government is asking the German automaker for details on diesels.

The EPA has asked Daimler AG for more information on the emissions of some diesel vehicles in the US. There's no probe or claim of wrongdoing, yet.

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2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK250 Bluetec gets 33 mpg, priced from $38,950*

It's been more than a year since we first saw the 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK250 Bluetec unveiled at the 2012 New York Auto Show, but it looks like the compact diesel crossover is finally starting to roll into dealerships. Those wanting to buy a diesel GLK will only have to pony up an extra $1,500 over a base, gas-powered GLK350, as the GLK250's starti

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2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class [w/video]

Three-Pointed Star's Cash Cow Gets Significant Updo

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Mercedes-Benz ML250 BlueTex, B200 CNG named "most environmentally friendly" in class

Two Mercedes-Benz models, the ML 250 BlueTec 4Matic and the Mercedes-Benz B200 Natural Gas Drive, have been named the most eco-friendly cars in their class by the popular German auto magazine Auto Test, which awarded them the title "Winners in Green."

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2013 Mercedes-Benz GL350 BlueTEC

Full-size, seven-passenger sport utility vehicles don't get much better than this. Fresh off a complete second-generation redesign, the Mercedes-Benz GL350 BlueTEC is the oil-burning variant - and the entry-level model - in the automaker's GL-Class lineup. A luxury SUV with an efficient diesel engine screams "Roadtrip!" – so I loaded up my family of four and headed north up famed California State Route 1 to Hearst Castle for th

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2012 Mercedes E300 BlueTEC Hybrid

Leaping Past Others In The Premium Hybrid Chase

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2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK gets its diesel on

Like the existing GLK but not such a fan of its incredibly boxy styling? Or like the styling just fine but just wish it had a diesel? Well we've got good news for you, friends, because Mercedes-Benz has just taken the wraps off a revised model that aims to remedy both.

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Mercedes-Benz diesel emissions fluid can cost up to $32 a gallon

Mercedes-Benz dealers heavily marking up service products? You don't say.

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Mercedes-Benz GLK gets facelift, diesel option ahead of New York

When the doors open at Manhattahn's Javitz Center for the New York Auto Show in less than two weeks, Mercedes-Benz will have a refreshed version of its GLK-Class on display. But you needn't wait that long, as parent company Daimler has just released the full spectrum of

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Refreshed 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK to get diesel option

Even though spy shots signal that exterior adjustments on the next Mercedes-Benz GLK will be subtle, there's one giant adjustment coming under the hood, and it smells like oil – in a good way. Automotive News says the revamped softroader will gain a new diesel engine option. For its part, Mercedes-Benz hasn't said which of its oilburners it will offer with the GLK, but Jonathon Ramsey

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2012 Mercedes ML350 BlueTEC w/ On&Offroad Package

Getting Deliciously Dirty With Clean Diesel

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Autoblog Podcast #261

NACTOY finalists, 97,000-pound trucks, Saab bankruptcy, 100 Worst Cars

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Mercedes-Benz recalling 6,800 diesel models

Nearly 7,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles are being recalled for potentially leaky fuel filters. Included under the recall are diesel (read: Bluetec) versions of the 2011 E-Class, GL-Class, M-Class, and R-Cl

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Report: Mercedes-Benz GLK diesel on the way

If you're wishing and hoping for more diesel in the U.S., it looks like your best bet may again be placed on the Germans. Wards Automotive quotes Mercedes-Benz USA President Ernst Lieb as saying that the 2.2-liter Bluetec diesel will rest under the hood of the 2012 GLK. The oil-burning mill will likely cost a few thousand dollars more than the petrol-powered GLK, but fuel

First Drive: 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class is better by a nose

2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class - Click above for high-res image gallery

Report: Mercedes-Benz S350 Bluetec joining lineup for 2011

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

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