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MERCEDES CARS COULD BE BANNED IN UK

A bizarre row could lead to thousands of Mercedes cars being banned in the UK over the use of an alleged ‘illegal’ air conditioning coolant. The European Union’s Industry Commissioner Antonio Tajani says he will target Mercedes owner Daimler and its use of a polluting air-cooling system used in some of its most popular cars […]



Mercedes A45 AMG

This is the Mercedes A45 AMG: the first time Merc’s in-house tuning arm has tried its hand at building a hot hatch. Packing 355bhp, all-wheel drive and a seven-speed dual-clutch paddleshift transmission, the A45 AMG will outpace a Porsche 911, but cost less than £40,000. It’s on UK sale from July 2013, but if you […]



Mercedes Receives 40,000 A-Class Orders Before September Launch

The new Mercedes-Benz A-Class doesn’t go on sale in the UK or Europe until mid-September, but the automaker has already received more than 40,000 orders for the front-drive hatch. The German automaker is turning to Finnish Supplier Valmet Automotive to expand production of the A-Class hatchback. Mercedes also plans to add a third shift to […]