Snow Chains: Helping You To Reach Your Destination

When winter really takes a grip of the country and new, heavy snowfall and steep gradients make the going tough, snow chains are the perfect solution to get you safely to your destination. The Mercedes-Benz range offers an appropriate solution for all models dating back to the 1980s. When choosing chains it is not only … Continue reading Snow Chains: Helping You To Reach Your Destination

Mercedes-Benz Offers New Generation Of 4MATIC

From next year, Mercedes-Benz will be offering a new generation of the 4MATIC permanent all-wheel drive system with fully variable torque distribution. This totally new development is based on the front-wheel drive architecture with transversely mounted engines. Like the other 4MATIC versions, it boasts high tractive power reserves and outstanding agility accompanied by optimum driving … Continue reading Mercedes-Benz Offers New Generation Of 4MATIC

Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call System: Faster Help At The Crash Scene

In June 2012, three years ahead of the planned obligatory date set by the European Commission, Mercedes-Benz eCall, the vehicle emergency call system, was launched. In the event of a serious accident, the emergency services can be notified automatically and be informed of the precise location of the accident and the car model within just … Continue reading Mercedes-Benz Emergency Call System: Faster Help At The Crash Scene

Toyota Hit With Record Safety Fine

The US Transportation Department announced Tuesday that the world’s biggest automaker, Toyota, has agreed to pay a record $17.4 million fine for failing to report safety defects in a timely manner. “Safety is our highest priority,” said Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood in a statement. “With today’s announcement, I expect Toyota to rigorously reinforce its commitment … Continue reading Toyota Hit With Record Safety Fine

Milestone For Daimler In China: Integrated Sales Company For Cars

Daimler has reached a crucial milestone in growth market China: The establishment of Beijing Mercedes-Benz Sales Service Co., Ltd. means that all sales activities for imported and locally produced Mercedes-Benz cars will now be combined under one roof. The new company is a 50:50 joint venture with Daimler’s strategic partner, Beijing Automotive Group (BAIC). Nicholas … Continue reading Milestone For Daimler In China: Integrated Sales Company For Cars