Mercedes-benz

Mercedes-AMG E63 S 4MATIC+ to Order in SA

MercAMGE63Strack Mercedes-AMG is taking orders for the E63 S 4MATIC+ in South Africa! If you have been considering whether or not to buy the Mercedes-AMG E63 S 4MATIC+, now is the time to get your act together. The AMG E63 S is due to arrive in South Africa in July 2017 and order books for the potent new mode [...]

Mercedes-AMG GT R Track Drive & Road Review [Video]

20R Mercedes-AMG recently unleashed its AMG GT R on track in Portugal and we got a chance to whip the bewinged, track-primed AMG around the Portimao circuit, followed by a stint on the road, to see what it delivers. What happens when you strip down a Mercedes-AMG GTS, add more downforce and [...]

Mercedes-Benz G-Class Bakkie Spied

Merc G Bakkie1 The rumours about Mercedes-Benz building a G-Class bakkie appear to be true — it’s been spotted testing in the snow. Picture credit: S. Baldauf/SB Medien The spy shots appear to suggest that the bakkie on the cards is a double cab G500 4x4. It also appears to ride on a longe [...]

New Car Technologies Showcase: More integration, personalisation

Faraday Future FF91 CES 2017 marked the show’s 50th anniversary, and while the automotive industry has been increasing its presence at the show over the years, this year, at least 9 of the somewhat largest car manufacturers chose to share their roadmap for the future. CES is the largest consumer el [...]

735 kW Mercedes-AMG Hypercar Coming Soon

Mercedes Amg Hypercar Teaser Mercedes-AMG’s much-anticipated hypercar will bring F1 technology to the road and it's expected to make its debut later this year at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2017. You’ll want to save the date for this ‘One’! Mercedes-Benz is planning on showing its la [...]

Coming soon: Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by Wesbank

20Photography 160114 127 The countdown to the announcement of the winners of the Cars.co.za Consumer Awards winners – powered by WesBank, has begun. Here are the 39 finalists (3 in each of the 13 respective categories) that stand a chance of winning trophies in Johannesburg on January 19 2017.   The final [...]

Jaw-dropping GT C Coupe Joins AMG GT Family

MercAMGGTCCoupeFrontdrivingjpg Mercedes-AMG is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and in good spirit, its sporting GT family of sports cars has been updated and expanded to include the new GT C Coupe. We recently travelled to Portugal to drive the new Mercedes-AMG GT R and if you haven’t read our first drive [...]

How to: Choose a Suitable Off-roader

IMG 6806 Choosing the best off-road vehicle for your needs is not easy. However, if you are realistic about the regularity and severity of the off-road activities you are likely to pursue, it's a much simpler task to choose the right recreational vehicle — one that will suit your budget.   [...]

Facelifted Mercedes-Benz GLA Shown

Mercedes GLA5 Mercedes-Benz has used the Detroit Motor Show to show the facelifted GLA compact SUV that now features revised exterior styling and updated interior appointments. The GLA compact SUV has received a number of updates to enhance its visual appeal as well as its overall product offering. The fac [...]

7 New Double Cabs to Look Out For

Newtriton3   We take a look at 7 bakkies that are bound to shake up the market when, or if, they arrive in the near future! If there’s one segment that continues to thrive amid declining new vehicle sales in South Africa, it’s the bakkie market. Despite tough economic conditions, ba [...]