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Mercedes-Benz Is Testing Upcoming GLB, Spyshots Reveal
Mercedes-Benz Is Testing Upcoming GLB, Spyshots Reveal

20 May 2016, 14:09 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Mercedes-Benz is planning a new crossover on the MFA2 platform, and reports call it the GLB. It will be a spin-off based on the GLA and B-Class

 
Infiniti QX30 Concept Revealed in Geneva: GLA-Class in Japanese Clothing
Infiniti QX30 Concept Revealed in Geneva: GLA-Class in Japanese Clothing

2 Mar 2015, 20:24 UTC · By: Tudor Rus / Infiniti has revealed the QX30 Concept, the design vision that will inspire a new premium compact crossove to rival BMW, Audi and Mercedes

 
Mercedes-Benz MFA's 4Matic Systems Come From Magna
Mercedes-Benz MFA's 4Matic Systems Come From Magna

5 Jun 2014, 14:13 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Not many people apparently know this, but all four models developed until now on the Mercedes-Benz MFA (Modular Front-wheel drive Architecture) platform have a 4Matic all-wheel drive system that is ...

 
Mercedes-Benz CLA vs Audi A3 Sedan in Australia
Mercedes-Benz CLA vs Audi A3 Sedan in Australia

14 May 2014, 19:18 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Even though the recently-launched Audi A3 Sedan is not exactly a direct competitor for the Mercedes-Benz CLA, it does share more than just a couple of similarities with the three-pointed star model ...

 
Mercedes-Benz GLA Crossover/SUV to be Manufactured in China From 2015
Mercedes-Benz GLA Crossover/SUV to be Manufactured in China From 2015

7 May 2014, 10:13 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Now that the Middle Kingdom is slowly but surely becoming every larger car manufacturer's playground when it comes to huge sales numbers, most brands out there have already started to bring the...

 
Mercedes-Benz, Please Build a Three-Door A-Class!
Mercedes-Benz, Please Build a Three-Door A-Class!

6 May 2014, 16:48 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / When Mercedes-Benz previewed the high-successful third generation of their A-Class, they did it via a three-door concept car that captured the hearts of pretty much every hot-hatch aficionado out th...

 
Mercedes-Benz Looking to Build a Factory in Russia
Mercedes-Benz Looking to Build a Factory in Russia

4 Apr 2014, 18:03 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / As some of you know, the three-pointed star manufacturer has been encountering its fair share of production bottlenecking in recent months, especially when it comes to models built on the MFA (Modul...

 
Mercedes-Benz Will Switch to Just Four Car Platforms
Mercedes-Benz Will Switch to Just Four Car Platforms

13 Mar 2014, 17:08 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / From no less than nine different platforms until a few years ago, Mercedes-Benz is preparing to switch to only four car architectures for their upcoming models. In a bid to reduce both the costs ...

 
Mercedes-Benz GLA Gets Environmental Certificate
Mercedes-Benz GLA Gets Environmental Certificate

12 Mar 2014, 13:53 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / With its platform brothers and sisters (read: A-Class, B-Class and CLA) selling like gangbusters and bottle-necking the plants where they are manufactured, the Mercedes-Benz GLA is about the share t...

 
SLA Roadster Project Could be Back on The Table at Mercedes-Benz
SLA Roadster Project Could be Back on The Table at Mercedes-Benz

11 Mar 2014, 17:53 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / In less than six months, the three-pointed star will be introducing the fifth and final member of the Mercedes-Benz MFA (Modular Front Architecture) platform, in the form of the CLA Shooting Brake. ...

 
Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Wins Playboy's Best Sedan of The Year
Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Wins Playboy's Best Sedan of The Year

25 Feb 2014, 16:34 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The immense and rather unexpected success of the Mercedes-Benz CLA (C117) has brought the model its fair share of accolades from both the automotive media outlets who tested one and the people who a...

 
Mercedes-Benz Future SUV Lineup Strategy Explained
Mercedes-Benz Future SUV Lineup Strategy Explained

25 Feb 2014, 15:38 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / As some of you already know, the three-pointed star is depending a lot on a wave of upcoming SUVs and crossovers to jump back in front of BMW and Audi in terms of global luxury car sales. Prof. D...

 
Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 Gets Reviewed by Road And Track
Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 Gets Reviewed by Road And Track

21 Feb 2014, 15:42 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The smallest crossover/SUV in the current Mercedes-Benz range is a couple of weeks from hitting the first showrooms in Europe, with the US version to arrive in the fall. Based on the MFA (Modular...

 
Mercedes-Benz GLA Gets Spectacular Launch Campaign Movie
Mercedes-Benz GLA Gets Spectacular Launch Campaign Movie

20 Feb 2014, 18:24 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The fourth and only crossover/SUV member of the highly-successful Mercedes-Benz MFA (Modular Front Architecture) platform family just received its own launch campaign and it's pretty awesome. ...

 
CLA 45 AMG Gets Reviewed by Edmund's
CLA 45 AMG Gets Reviewed by Edmund's

19 Feb 2014, 20:23 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The AMG version of the highly successful Mercedes-Benz CLA is currently the cheapest way in which an American can drive an AMG model straight out of the showroom floor without stealing it. With a...

 
CLA 45 AMG Gets Driven by Jalopnik Again
CLA 45 AMG Gets Driven by Jalopnik Again

19 Feb 2014, 09:53 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The AMG version of the Mercedes-Benz CLA (C117) has been quite a talked-about car in the months since its launch in the land of the free, and not because of a lack of reasons. First of all, it is...

 
What Customers Think of The Mercedes-Benz GLA
What Customers Think of The Mercedes-Benz GLA

17 Feb 2014, 17:20 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The fourth member of the highly-successful Mercedes-Benz MFA (Modular Front Architecture) platforms couldn't have come at a better time, as the three-pointed star has been on a continuous roll ...

 
A 45 AMG Reviewed by an American Pie's Finch Impersonator
A 45 AMG Reviewed by an American Pie's Finch Impersonator

17 Feb 2014, 10:57 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / It's not very nice of us to make fun of people's appearance, but the truth is that the Paul Finch character from American Pie was the first thing that came into our heads when we first hit...

 
Daimler Wants Another Production Plant For The MFA Platform
Daimler Wants Another Production Plant For The MFA Platform

14 Feb 2014, 16:38 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Lately, the only thing stopping the rise in sales for models built on the Mercedes-Benz MFA (Modular Front Architecture) platform has been the major problem of production capacity, with most Europea...

 
GLA 45 AMG Gets Driven by Autoweek
GLA 45 AMG Gets Driven by Autoweek

13 Feb 2014, 16:14 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Even though not even the “regular” Mercedes-Benz GLA will reach American shores until the upcoming fall, various US media outlets were invited to the official press drive event of the re...