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23 Nov Virtual Reality - the next steps with Mercedes-Benz SA

In a fast moving world, trends show the way and fashionable pieces are constantly at the top of every best and must buy list.  As an innovative and forward thinking brand, Mercedes-Benz South Africa recently embarked on a series of exciting and progressive digital projects in the...

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26 Oct Mercedes-Benz Concept X-Class

STOCKHOLM - With the Concept X-CLASS, Mercedes-Benz Vans gives a concrete outlook on its new pickup, the X-Class, in Stockholm. The first premium pickup will combine the best of two worlds. This is demonstrated impressively by Mercedes-Benz with two design variants of the...

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13 Oct Mercedes-Benz Cars receives ten awards.

Stuttgart/Paris.  At the renowned design competition, the "Automobile Brand Contest", Mercedes-Benz Cars received a total of ten awards, including the top award twice. Ola Källenius, member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, responsible for...

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25 Aug Mercedes-Benz Stars at the Festival of Motoring

Kyalami, Midrand – Following the recent onslaught of new model introductions by luxury motor manufacturer Mercedes-Benz, and its sports car and high-performance brand Mercedes-AMG, the brand will be showcasing and demonstrating a number of its fascinating...

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28 Jun MBSA supports Grant Lottering’s Im’Possible Tour III

Mercedes-Benz South Africa and its Dealer Partners support Laureus Ambassador Grant Lottering’s mission to raise funds in aide of the Laureus Foundation South Africa by donating R1 million.


Mercedes-Benz South Africa is title vehicle sponsor for Grant Lottering’s...

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12 May The new smart fortwo & forfour

The revolution enters the next round – the smart fortwo has undergone improvements in virtually all areas and is markedly more comfortable. The hallmark smart rear engine concept is being offered for the first time in the four-seater smart forfour as well. Drive power is supplied by...

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11 May Mercedes-Benz GLS - the S-Class of SUVs

Like the GL before it, the new GLS is also setting standards in the world of the SUV as it confirms its position as the "S-Class among SUVs". The only full-fledged seven-seater in the European premium SUV segment boasts ample spaciousness and combines luxury with impressive...

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22 Apr The new C-Class Coupé - Seduction of the heart and mind

Athletic and sporty, the vivid, sensuous design of the new Coupé cuts a fine figure on the road and embodies modern luxury. At the same time, its interior elevates beauty and style to a sporty level. A dynamically configured chassis, with optional air suspension, forms the basis for a...

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14 Apr Fashion Film Festival

The Mercedes-Benz Bokeh South African International Fashion Film Festival is set to raise the bar again

Style icons, fashion aficionados and film fanatics are advised to clear their schedules between the 21-23 April 2016, as the new Aquarium in the V&A Waterfront plays host...

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11 Apr Laureus Sport for Good

Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) prides itself not only in being the best within the automotive industry but most importantly in building communities. In the run-up to the Laureus World Sports Awards, which will be held in Germany on the 18th of April 2016, a high calibre delegation of...

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11 Jan The semi-autonomous new E-Class

The inventor of the automobile is presenting the most advanced production vehicle in the world, the new E-Class, at the Detroit motor show.
It sets new standards for safety, efficiency and automobile intelligence.


On 29 January 1886 Carl Benz applied to the...

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07 Dec The most successful motorsport year in company history.

What a year for motorsport it has been: on 12 December, the Mercedes-Benz Museum together with fans of the brand celebrates the brilliant 2015 motorsport season. The museum programme includes the official Stars & Cars press conference, an autograph session with legendary racing...

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07 Dec "Outstanding environmental credentials" for the GLC

Stuttgart. The testers at TÜV Süd have confirmed that the new GLC has outstanding environmental compatibility, thereby also confirming the stringency of the development work for environmentally friendly vehicles.


The preceding model had already obtained its...

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14 Oct Mercedes-AMG GT S is 'Best Driver's Car'

The Mercedes-AMG GT S continues to pick up awards: US car magazine "Motor Trend" chose the eight-cylinder sports car as "Best Driver's Car". In this year's contest, the Mercedes-AMG GT S lined up against nine other sports cars at the Laguna Seca race track in...

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13 Oct World Championship Celebrations at Brackley and Brixworth

After a dramatic, suspense-filled Sunday afternoon in Sochi, the team's factories in Brixworth and Brackley were filled with scenes of celebration today, as staff at both sites marked a landmark moment in Mercedes-Benz motorsport history.

A second consecutive FIA Formula One...

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25 Aug S-Cabriolet - A star returns

Coveted dream car of the 1960s meets star of the 2015 International Motor Show in Frankfurt: the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet is following in the tradition of the open-top S-Class (model series 111 and 112) from the period 1961 to 1971. Unmistakeable, exclusive design, fine...

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21 Aug GLE Coupé - A sportier choice.

Mercedes-Benz is combining two classes of vehicle – each with its own distinct style – to make a new model, the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupé. The sporty nature of a coupé dominates, imbued with the striking characteristics of a robust SUV. In addition to convincing on-road vehicle dynamics,...

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14 Jul The new Mercedes-AMG GT

The first Mercedes was a racing car and its most recent successor carries this heritage forward: with the new Mercedes-AMG GT, the Mercedes-AMG sports car brand is moving into a new, top-class sports car segment for the company. The GT is the second sports car developed entirely...

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28 May Mercedes-Benz journey moves from one to one million.

Markus Schäfer, Member of the Divisional Board Mercedes-Benz Cars, Production and Supply Chain Management: “South Africa is an important location in our global C-Class production network. One million Mercedes‑Benz passenger cars made at the East London plant illustrate the remarkable...

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14 Apr Laureus Sport for Good Foundation in China

Mercedes-Benz is further expanding its worldwide involvement in the area of corporate social responsibility and stepping up its cooperation with the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation. In the run-up to the Laureus World Sports Awards, which will be held in Shanghai on 15April 2015, the...

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