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Mercedes unveils future of driving with autonomous self-driving hydrogen car

by Chris Smith

Google isn’t the only company out there interested in putting self-driving cars on the road, and the search giant may have some serious competition in the future, with companies such as Mercedes-Benz also looking to offer passengers smart cars that drive themselves around.

Mercedes recalls 4,871 cars, SUVs in U.S. for possible oil leak

Mercedes recalls 4,871 cars, SUVs in U.S. for possible oil leak

by Ben Klayman
Reuters

Mercedes-Benz is recalling 4,871 sedans and SUVs in the United States because of a potential oil leak, according to documents filed with U.S. safety regulators.

Mercedes promotes S-class plug-in’s zip

Mercedes-Benz’s marketing plan for the new S-class plug-in hybrid aims to show prospective buyers that going green doesn’t mean slowing down or paying more. Mercedes’ message emphasizes that the S 500 Plug-In Hybrid sprints from 0-100kph in 5.2 seconds while costing the same —  €108,945 in Germany — as the S 500 with a V-8 gasoline engine that consumes more than three times as much fuel.

Mercedes prices new Maybach S class at €134,100

Mercedes Maybach S Class -  Mercedes prices new Maybach S class at €134,100

Mercedes-Benz set the starting price of the Maybach S-class sedan at €134,100 ($166,700), including value-added tax, and began taking orders for the would-be challenger to Rolls-Royce and Bentley.

to capture global luxury sales crown, Mercedes must boost China volume

Hubertus Troska - to capture global luxury sales crown, Mercedes must boost China volume

Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz brand needs to catch up with German rivals BMW brand and Audi in China to meet its goal of becoming the world’s largest maker of luxury cars by 2020, the carmaker’s China chief, Hubertus Troska (photo above), said.