Only Ten of These Mercedes-AMG G65 Brabus 900 SUVs Exist in the World

Based on the Mercedes-AMG G65 and limited to 10-units worldwide, the $800K Brabus 900 isn’t just a looker, but rather has the power to back it up. It boasts a twin-turbo V12 engine that generates 900 HP beast and 1,106 lb-ft of torque, giving it a 0-62 mph time of a mere 3.9-seconds, while topping out at 168mph. Continue reading for more pictures and information. Read More

First Look at the 1000HP Mercedes-AMG projectOne Hypercar, Set to be Officially Unveiled in September

Here’s a first look at the Mercedes-AMG projectOne hypercar, which will come equipped with an F1 hybrid powertrain consisting of a turbocharged 1.6-litre V6 engine and a KERS energy recovery system as used in the W07 race car for a combined power output of 1,000hp @ 10,000rpm. Power will be sent to all four wheels, with electric motors in front axle and offering an advanced torque vectoring system. This all carbon monocoque hypercar offers an electric range of 15.5 miles, and will set you back a cool $2.15-million, that is if you can get your hands on one of the 200-300 examples being built. Click here to view the first image in this week’s things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video… Read More

Rare Mercedes-Benz 540 K Spezial Roadster could break model record?

The Scottsdale round of collector car auctions in January is the bellwether for the classic car auction market each year, and in 2017 there’s a particular Mercedes-Benz 540 K Special Roadster that will provide an accurate indication of the robustness of the very top end of the market… Continue Reading Rare Mercedes-Benz 540 K Spezial Roadster could break model record? Category: Automotive Tags: Mercedes-Benz Auctions America Bonhams Gooding & Co Collecting RM-Sothebys Related Articles: Comic art values surge as Tintin flies past Superman, Batman and Spiderman Original American Crocker superbike expected to sell for $500,000+ 10 top investments from the history of technology The most valuable scientific documents of all-time #40-31 Jimi Hendrix’s “most used” guitar going to auction Cavallino Classic 2016 serves up a Ferrari… Read More

Rock crawlers: The best trucks of 2016

Emissions regulations are getting tighter and cities are getting busier, but the appeal of trucks has not waned in the face of these new challenges. This year has seen an incredible range of trucks launched, from highly-strung European sports cars on stilts to old-fashioned American pickups ready to tackle anything. New Atlas has racked up the sky miles covering auto shows and model launches this year, and these are the best trucks and four-wheel drives we’ve seen in our travels… Continue Reading Rock crawlers: The best trucks of 2016 Category: Automotive Tags: Honda Truck Mercedes RAM Chevrolet Related Articles: Chevy Colorado uses eight-speed auto to sip, not swig Chevy gives smartphones their own air conditioning vent Chevy Cruze goes on a diet Chevy announces… Read More

Mercedes-Benz W196R Streamliner is Jet-Powered and Modeled After WWII Fighter Planes

Modeled after the World War II jets of yesteryear, the Mercedes-Benz W196R Streamliner is a jet-powered machine you don’t want to mess with at the track. Featuring a tightly enclosed cabin and low slung profile for maximum aerodynamic efficiency, its curvaceous silhouette mimic the cars and planes of the 1950s, but with a touch of modernity. Continue reading for more pictures. Click here to view a few bonus images. Read More

In pictures: Concept cars of the 2016 Paris Motor Show

Mondial L’Automobile has swept into Paris and electric mobility is well and truly in vogue for the 2016 event, with bold plans for production electric vehicles coming from Volkswagen and Mercedes. The show wasn’t all about clean, green concepts and eco-minded thinking though, there were still plenty of exciting design studies and racy variants to keep old-fashioned petrol heads happy. Take a flick through our gallery to see all the best metal from Paris Expo Porte de Versaille… Continue Reading In pictures: Concept cars of the 2016 Paris Motor Show Category: Automotive Tags: Volkswagen Renault Mercedes Paris Motor Show 2016 Mercedes-Benz Related Articles: Scaldarsi gives the Maybach S600 a shiny new suit Mercedes GLC sacrifices room and practicality in the name of style Mercedes Metris Worker is… Read More

Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Pullman Guard protects passengers from bullets and blasts

Mercedes-Benz “Pullman” cars have a long, distinguished history of chauffeuring dignitaries and historical figures, the type of folks that generally require a little extra protection. Now marketed under the Mercedes-Maybach brand, the newest S600 Pullman is getting the armored upgrade it needs to fully and faithfully serve its clientele. The S600 Pullman Guard is prepared to keep rolling to safety through bullet fire and explosions… Continue Reading Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Pullman Guard protects passengers from bullets and blasts Category: Automotive Tags: Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Maybach Maybach Armored Cars Related Articles: Scaldarsi gives the Maybach S600 a shiny new suit Gargantuan Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 elegantly combines past and future Mercedes-Maybach S 600 Guard lets VIPs be protected in comfort Mercedes stretches the Maybach into limousine form… Read More

Mercedes-Benz ARROW460-Granturismo is the Supercar of Yachts, Has 960-Horsepower

The Mercedes-Benz ARROW460-Granturismo yacht is being called “Silver Arrow of the Seas”, and rightfully so. This 46-foot watercraft is literally a floating supercar, with an interior that can comfortably accommodate up to 10 people. Featuring eucalyptus wood accents, a lux bathroom, dressing room, wine cellar, ice-making machine, high-end audio system and even central air conditioning. What really stands out are its two Yanmar 6LY3-ETP diesel engines that produce a monstrous 960-horsepower combined. Continue reading for a video tour, more pictures and additional information. Read More

Classic Dream Cars – Poster Illustrations

Selected illustrations by Martin Miskolci (aka Petrolified) from a poster series of classic dream cars.Martin Miskolci is a talented illustrator and founder of the site ‘Petrolified’, a place where you can purchase his latest illustrative work as high quality prints. His series of poster illustrations of classic dream cars includes a variety of automotives, which became legends.Below you can find a selection of prints including cars such as Porsche 911, Lamborghini Countach, Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing, Jaguar E-Type, Lamborghini Miura, and Mercedes-Benz 230 SL. Martin Miskolci’s full series of poster illustrations is equipped with much more stunning artworks of classic dream cars. You can find them all here. In addition, there is also a collection of monochrome artworks available with an even more … Read More

Mercedes looks to 2050 with a lounge-like, hydrogen-powered, autonomous van

Mercedes-Benz is showing a cutting-edge new concept called Vision Tokyo. Essentially a compact van, it offers a modern, lounge-like cockpit that allows the driver to enjoy the benefits of autonomous technology. The post Mercedes looks to 2050 with a lounge-like, hydrogen-powered, autonomous van appeared first on Digital Trends. Read More

Horizon Mercedes Multi Concept Vehicle camps and commutes in style

The all-new Horizon Multi Concept Vehicle isn’t the first camper van based on the new Mercedes Vito – we’ve already seen the Terra Camper Tecamp, for one – but it is purportedly the first such camper made in the UK. The new camper van is designed to adeptly straddle the fence between everyday family van and holiday camper. A host of quick-converting interior amenities help it achieve that duality. .. Continue Reading Horizon Mercedes Multi Concept Vehicle camps and commutes in style Section: Automotive Tags: Campervan, Camping, Mercedes-Benz, Motorhomes, Outdoor, Van Related Articles: Mercedes adds traction to its van line with the Vito 4×4 Futuristic all-electric Ecco Camper concept from NAU The Jeep Wrangler blows its lid with Ursa Minor pop-top camper Bike-… Read More