Mercedes: Substantial Enlargement of Design Studio in California
Some 60 designers work at Irvice (California), Sindelfingen (Germany) and Yokohama Japan) on concepts that will keep Mercedes-Benz at the cutting edge of automotive developments for the next 50 years or more.
Mercedes Names New Chief Designer.
Daimler has appointed Gorden Wagener to become its design chief this summer. Wagener, who joined the company in 1997, now heads the luxury brand’s
Mercedes A-Class Now also Sports Park Assist
As an optional extra the Mercedes A-Class may now park itself. Ultrasound sensors scan the parking bay.
Top tuner version of the Mercedes SL to feature black headlights
In keeping with tradition the top vehicle of from the Mercedes tuning stables of AMG rely on established optical tuning effects. A black bezel for the headlamp and
Mercedes is planning to expand its C-segment offering
Mercedes brand aims to expand its C-segment offering with the re- launch of the A-/B-Class (selling ~300k today), starting in 2011. Several new derivatives are imaginable,
Mercedes: Record car sales in 2007
Mercedes: Record car sales in 2007 Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz Cars division posted record sales in 2007, totalling 1,285,900 vehicles, up from 1,259,000 in 2006.