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Vettel crashed out in the rain on lap 52

Vettel crashed out in the rain on lap 52.


EQ brand concept will be called Aesthetics Progressive Luxury

The still mostly disguised concept bears the name Aesthetics Progressive Luxury, and it will function as a halo concept for the new EQ electric brand.


A Mercedes-AMG C 53 could slot above the C 43, or replace it

A Mercedes-AMG C 53 could slot above the C 43, or replace it.

Quick Spin

This is the most powerful version of the AMG-developed coupe

This is the most powerful version of the AMG-developed coupe.


AMG E53 coupe and convertible also go on sale in August

AMG E53 coupe and convertible also go on sale in August.


Pilot begins in June in partnership with dealers in both markets

Here comes Mercedes-Benz jumping into the monthly subscription-service craze, launching its pilot program in Nashville and Philadelphia. It'll be called the Mercedes-Benz Collection.


It wears the same livery as his championship winning F1 car

Mercedes-AMG Formula 1 driver and four-time F1 world champion has a bit of history with Pagani. Back in 2012, he custom ordered a 760 horsepower Zonda, one of the last to roll of the production line. In addition to the boost in power, Hamilton fulfilled all of our enthusiast wishes and had the car fitted with a manual transmission. Now a Huayra commissioned by Brett David, CEO of Prestige Imports, will wear the colors of Hamilton's F1 car.

New York

AMG boss Moers also explains why they made the four-door GT

We were granted a bit of time with the head of Mercedes-AMG, Tobias Moers, during the New York Auto Show last week. Among other topics, we asked him about AMG's famed V12 engines and whether they have much of a future with AMG. It seems they don't. Moers told us that he doesn't feel they're necessary for AMG's products, especially vehicles unique to the AMG brand such as the AMG GT.


Something to match the ‘very different’ SL that's coming

The next decade in cars will revolutionize the landscape, as iconic holdouts switch to electrification. When Australian outlet Car Advice asked Mercedes-AMG boss Tobias Möers about the future of the brand's high-performance cars, Moërs revealed, "[The] next-generation Mercedes-AMG C 63 will be a hybrid — that's now a given." What's more, AMG might have the AMG C 63's successor send its power to all four wheels.


There's new driver tech and a nine-speed transmission.

Mercedes-Benz introduced its 2019 C-Class refresh at the Geneva Auto Show. Now, at the end of the month, the renewed range-topping Mercedes-AMG C 63 models are revealed at the New York Auto Show, and in addition to the exterior-interior nip and tuck, the AMG C-Class now gets some interesting tech to boot.


Ferrari finishes first and third, with a Mercedes in between

Sebastian Vettel made full use of the virtual safety car to sneak in front of Lewis Hamilton and hold off the frustrated champion to win Formula One's season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.

New York

Revised C-Class two-doors gain the same extra features as the sedan

After their four-door siblings bowed at the Geneva Motor Show, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe and Cabriolet will send their greetings to the world at the New York Auto Show. Naturally, most of the story here carries over from the sedans.


RUF and AMG both tug on our heartstrings

Our favorite from Geneva joins your favorite from Geneva. Plus, we look at a pair of potential mail trucks.


AMG says biggest challenge is finding the right driver.

The Mercedes-AMG Project One will set the outright lap record at the Nurburgring.


Fastback offers power in 3 potencies and an 'appealing, sporty scent'

Mercedes-AMG unveils the GT 4-Door Coupe. In GT 63 S guise, the family-friendly fastback rings up 630 hp, a locking rear diff, and a pure RWD Drift Mode.


The defending champs bill it as the fastest-ever Mercedes F1 car

The defending champs bill it as the fastest Mercedes F1 car ever


An inline-six can be built alongside an inline-four.

Look for an I6 in the Mercedes-AMG CLS53 and E53.

Spy Shots

It's also shaping up to look much like the concept

The trend of high-end hatches continues.

First Drive

This SUV-sized pocket rocket threatens every status quo.

The bite of the 4.0-liter virus turns the donor Mercedes-Benz GLC all belligerent and shockingly fast.


Menacing machine gets a 503-horsepower Mercedes 4.0 twin-turbo V8. Could a V12 be far behind?

A 503-hp, 513-lb-ft variant of the 4.0 twin-turbo V8 is specially mapped and tuned for a more trilling and less bombastic engine note.

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