Mercedes-Benz News and Reviews


Mercedes-Benz was founded in 1926 by Karl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler and has grown into the world’s largest seller of premium vehicles. The company sells millions of vehicles annually around the world. In 2019, Mercedes sold more than 45,000 vehicles in Canada. The company is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany. In Canada, Mercedes-Benz sells a wide range of vehicles. A few of the most popular models are the GLC, GLA, GLE, A-Class, C-Class and S-Class.

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Videos reveal details of historic Mercedes-Benz “dream cars”

New online video series is titled “Exclusive insights: The cars of the Mercedes-Benz Museum”

Auto Enthusiasts Classic Cars
May 13, 2020, 11:25 PM

DID YOU KNOW: Mercedes was named for an 11-year-old girl?

On April 2, 1900, Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft began calling its automobiles Mercédès Read More

Mercedes-Benz unveils its first pop-up camper in North America

Metris-based van can perform duties from daily driving to road trip vacation Read More

Mercedes recalls 745,000 cars over glass roofs that could fly off

The recall affects C-Class, CLK-Class, CLS-Class and E-Class from 2001-2011 Read More

Luxury Cars Car Safety
Jan 5, 2020, 5:30 PM


Turbos, hybrids and EVs top Wards powertrain class for 2020

Wards editors chose top-10 from list of 26 engines and electric propulsion systems Read More

Auto Awards Auto Industry
Dec 24, 2019, 5:30 PM

Winter driving tips from a professional

Forget the fear, says veteran driving instructor Danny Kok, “you can be in control.”

Proposed Mercedes gull-wing successor in 1969 used rotary engine

Sleek rotary-engined coupe so awed show-goers that several blank cheques were passed

Classic Cars Future Cars
Sep 23, 2019, 1:30 PM

Believe it or not, Mercedes-Benz sets the electric minivan bar

Basically an electric version of Mercedes’s combustion-engine van, Metris

Auto Shows Green Cars Luxury Cars
Sep 8, 2019, 9:30 AM


Mercedes' new compact SUV expected to start at $43,000

As expected, Mercedes-Benz GLB250 slots into line-up between GLA and GLC

Luxury Cars New Cars
Aug 17, 2019, 5:30 PM

8 cars on Millennials' lease wish lists

Millennials transferring between leases look at vehicles that match values

Auto Finance Car Buying
Aug 5, 2019, 5:30 PM

Mercedes creates Stronger Than Time edition G-Class

All versions follow AMG-line, 20-inch light-alloy wheels, and glass sunroof

New Cars Luxury Cars
Jun 16, 2019, 5:30 PM

Benz Velo, first mass-produced car, debuted in 1894

What was the first mass produced car? The Benz Motor Velocipede

Classic Cars Auto Industry
May 3, 2019, 1:30 PM


Mercedes honours pioneering spirit with special EQC

EQC Edition 1886 serves as reminder of the invention of the automobile

New Cars Green Cars Auto Shows
Apr 22, 2019, 5:30 PM

JD Power CSI shows luxury owners most satisfied

Porsche ranked highest by satisfied owners; Buick tops mass-market brands

Car Care Auto Industry
Mar 16, 2019, 6:30 PM

CES set to displace NAIAS as first US auto show

CES gained the attention of the auto world in 2007, when Ford debuted SYNC

BMW and Mercedes team up for mobility solutions

German auto giants get antitrust approval for comprehensive mobility vision

Auto Industry Auto Technology
Dec 25, 2018, 4:30 PM


Mercedes-Benz adds better traction to Sprinter 4x4

Full-size van now comes with AWD for all-condition driving improvements

New Cars Auto Industry
Dec 6, 2018, 4:30 PM

FIRST DRIVE: 2020 Mercedes GLE ramps up the tech

New mid-size SUV is lighter, safer, quieter, smoother and pretty quick.

New Cars Automotive Reviews
Nov 20, 2018, 6:30 PM

AAA finds driving aids aren't replacement for driving

Test of four partially-automated systems showed flaws in real-world driving

Auto Technology Car Safety
Nov 18, 2018, 4:10 PM

The 15 most aerodynamic everyday cars

The lower the coefficient of drag, the better a car cuts through the air

Auto Industry Fuel Economy
Sep 25, 2018, 10:30 PM


Mercedes unveils vision of future urban transportation

Autonomous electric vehicle can quickly adapt to carry people or cargo

FIRST LOOK: 21 things to get a charge out of Mercedes EQC

New all-electric compact SUV aims at Tesla and future of driving itself

New Cars Green Cars Luxury Cars
Sep 8, 2018, 4:30 PM

Mercedes flips switch on EV future with EQC

New electric crossover is almost identical in size and shape to GLC-Class

Green Cars New Cars Luxury Cars
Sep 4, 2018, 9:30 PM

Over 340,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Ram pickups accounted for bulk of the total to address tailgate unlatching

Car Safety Auto Industry
Aug 4, 2018, 5:30 PM


Mercedes to test autonomous cars in major California city

Project to include car sharing, ride-hailing and multi-modal platforms

Autonomous Driving Auto Technology
Jul 21, 2018, 9:30 PM

Mercedes recreates land-speed-record car that never did

T 80 was designed by Ferdinand Porsche to attempt to surpass 600 km/h

Classic Cars Auto Enthusiasts Motor Sports
Jul 13, 2018, 10:45 PM

2018 EcoRun surpasses all expectations

AJAC EcoRun continues to be showcase for fuel-efficient vehicles, driving

Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem

Car Safety Car Care
Jun 3, 2018, 10:30 PM


Report says UK considering Plug-In Hybrid Vehicle ban

Autocar and FT report says government considering EV range requirements

Green Cars Auto Industry
May 6, 2018, 9:30 PM

25 things you need to know about the 2019 A-Class

New-to-Canada luxury compact redefines Mercedes-Benz entry-level

New Cars Luxury Cars Automotive Reviews
Apr 28, 2018, 4:30 PM

Mercedes embraces AR and VR as sales tools

New A-Class a digital tour de force in vehicle and in showrooms

Auto Technology Car Buying New Cars
Apr 26, 2018, 9:30 PM

Mercedes-Maybach puts SUV-slant on luxury

Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury combines DNA from SUV and sedan

Auto Shows Future Cars Luxury Cars
Apr 24, 2018, 9:30 PM


More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

Non-latching seats and loose steering wheels among the issues addressed

Car Safety Used Cars
Apr 4, 2018, 8:30 PM

Work trucks put on a show in Indianapolis

Truck debuts shun the lights of Geneva for the heartland of America

Auto Shows Commercial Vehicles
Mar 7, 2018, 8:00 PM

Mercedes X-Class explores wilderness comfort

Removable full cabin and slide-out kitchen show new pickup's potential

Auto Accesories Future Cars
Jan 19, 2018, 5:30 PM

More than 235,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Hyundai Elantra tops numbers game with nearly 105,000 cars recalled

Car Safety
Jan 1, 2018, 4:10 PM


New Mercedes-Benz G-Class to carry on styling tradition

Teaser images show thoroughly modern interpretation of classic interior

Auto Shows New Cars
Dec 12, 2017, 4:30 PM

More than 125,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Honda Odyssey, Nissan Micra account for 86% of total vehicles recalled

Car Safety
Dec 4, 2017, 4:30 PM

Honda desirability rates high with consumers, critics

Online resource Edmunds awards first Most Wanted awards in 16 segments

Auto Awards
Nov 18, 2017, 4:30 PM

Unique Mercedes G-Class reaches end of road

Mercedes-Benz G500 4x4 small-series production runs out at end of 2017

Auto Industry
Oct 15, 2017, 5:50 PM