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Mercedes-Benz gives us the Golf Cart of the Future

Well, folks, in case the blistering heat hasn't tipped you off, summer has most definitely arrived. As much as we detest lugging those A/C units up from the basement, this is a season we can't get enough of. Whether it's soaking in the sun behind the wheel of one of our new or pre-owned cars here at Mercedes-Benz of Chicago or heading to the beach after punching the clock, we're certainly not complaining. But if the recent news from our favorite automaker is any indication, the engineers at Mercedes-Benz are having a good old time…

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Mercedes-Benz of Chicago gives you a First Look at the 2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive

It probably goes without saying that there isn't a much about our new and pre-owned cars here at Mercedes-Benz of Chicago that leave us wanting more. From the high-octane luxury of the 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster to the family-friendly 2012 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Crossover, there's something for everyone with these beauties. But with gas prices on the rise and fuel-efficiency in greater demand, we wouldn't be opposed to some electricity joining the ranks.

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All-New Mercedes-Benz E400 HYBRID Available 2nd Half of 2012!

Luxury drivers who love the thrilling power and chic looks of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class but crave improved fuel efficiency and fewer greenhouse-gas emissions are in for a treat come the second half of the year. The all-new Mercedes-Benz E400 HYBRID will be available to drivers across the U.S., including patrons of Mercedes-Benz of Chicago, serving Chicago, IL.

Along with the all-new Mercedes-Benz E300 BlueTEC HYBRID, the new Mercedes-Benz E400. . .

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Mercedes-Benz and our Planet

Few too many people get to see the depth of the Mercedes brand, beyond their sleek good looks and seemingly endless reserves of power. Mercedes-Benz of Chicago, located at 1520 W. North Avenue, Chicago, IL would like to take a moment to share other important aspects of the Mercedes brand with you...those being the brand's philanthropic and green spirit.

First, we'll introduce the Mercedes-Benz Think Green Team, an assembly of eco-minded employees…

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Mercedes-Benz USA Assumes Distribution of smart Cars

Mercedes-Benz USA and Penske Automotive Group have been in negotiations to transition smart USA's distribution rights, management, sales and marketing activities. Until now, Penske Automotive Group has been in charge of these details. When negotiations are finalized, hopefully by the end of this year's second quarter, Mercedes-Benz USA will step up to the plate and take over.

This transition coincides with last year's reorganization at smart headquarters in Germany. The question was…

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Mercedes-Benz Celebrated 125 Years of the Modern Car

Recently, Mercedes-Benz celebrated the 125th anniversary of the modern car's invention.

According to an expert, the appeal of the Mercedes-Benz brand's cars reflects the desire to be innovative while retaining a strong sense of tradition.

Lizzie Pope, editor of Mercedes Enthusiast, described the German automaker as the world's leading automobile brand - "and shows no signs of slowing down".

"In that respect," she explained, "it gives people a confidence in the product."

  She…

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Mercedes-Benz is expanding their line of diesel models

 
According to Philipp Schiemer, Mercedes-Benz's vice-president for project managment, Mercedes-Benz is aiming to sell 8 diesel models in the United States by 2014. Currently, Mercedes-Benz sells diesel variants of the E-Class, M-Class, GL-Class and the R-Class. The Mercedes-Benz S350 BlueTec which debuted at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show, will arrive later this fall in showrooms.
Also in the works is a diesel variant of the new 2012 Mercedes-Benz C-class, gasoline versions of which will…

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2010 was a great year for Mercedes-Benz but 2011 will be even better!

Stuttgart, Germany, Jan 07, 2011 - The sales of Mercedes-Benz  cars developed positively throughout 2010, with double-digit increases recorded every month. As a result, the brand had already surpassed its 2009 sales volume by the end of November. The fourth quarter has been the best quarter in the company's history, with deliveries of 313.700 units, an increase of 14 percent. Worldwide sales of Mercedes-Benz passenger cars rose 15 percent in 2010, to 1,167…

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2012 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe

 

While images of the brand new C-Class Coupe have yet to be released, I have the inside scoop on what the car will look like.

 

The 2012 model will remain similar to the 2010 model in the rear but LED lights will be added to give the vehicle a stylish look. On the interior of the new C-Class one will find the same three-spoke steering wheel fitted to the CLS, along with a new dash…

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