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The CLS Shooting Brake Facelift Will Not Reach US Shores
The CLS Shooting Brake Facelift Will Not Reach US Shores

18 Jun 2014, 17:53 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Unfortunately, we will have to present you with a mea culpa for the speculative article about the Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake we wrote earlier. As it happens, the facelifted CLS Shooting Bra...

 
MB USA CEO Disappointed With Own Customer Service Scores
MB USA CEO Disappointed With Own Customer Service Scores

29 Apr 2014, 17:13 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / After recent a JD Power and Associates Customer Service Index saw Mercedes-Benz USA dealers make some progress that was deemed too small, MB USA CEO Steve Cannon is a little bit more than displeased...

 
MB USA CEO Makes Fun of Tesla Motors' Size
MB USA CEO Makes Fun of Tesla Motors' Size

18 Apr 2014, 12:33 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Even though Tesla Motors and Daimler AG have a long-standing partnership and a number of common projects – such as the Model S using Mercedes-Benz switchgear or the B-Class Electric Drive with...

 
Mercedes-Benz USA Sales Soar to Record First Quarter
Mercedes-Benz USA Sales Soar to Record First Quarter

2 Apr 2014, 08:48 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / With no less than 30,091 vehicles sold across the Mercedes-Benz, Sprinter and smart model lines this past March, it seems that Mercedes-Benz USA is once again on a record-breaking sales spree, as th...

 
Mercedes-Benz Beats BMW and Audi US Sales Again in January
Mercedes-Benz Beats BMW and Audi US Sales Again in January

5 Feb 2014, 10:23 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / It seems that the Stuttgart brand has started 2014 while riding on the same success wave that it did in 2013, when it finally managed to outsell both BMW and Audi in the US, thus becoming the best s...

 
Mercedes-Benz USA Continues Record Sales Spree in January
Mercedes-Benz USA Continues Record Sales Spree in January

4 Feb 2014, 09:30 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / After 2013 brought the “number one luxury car maker” title back to MB USA, with Mercedes-Benz managing to snatch it back from BMW, it seems that 2014 is also starting with the right foot...

 
Mercedes-Benz USA Plans New Dealers Training Session in 2014
Mercedes-Benz USA Plans New Dealers Training Session in 2014

27 Jan 2014, 10:21 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The German car maker is all set to change the way that is being perceived around the world as it's heading closer to 2020, by the time it wants to regain the number one spot in global luxury ca...

 
See The Mercedes-Benz New Year's Reception Speeches at 2014 NAIAS
See The Mercedes-Benz New Year's Reception Speeches at 2014 NAIAS

13 Jan 2014, 14:33 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / For those of you who weren't lucky enough to be invited to the Mercedes-Benz reception that took place just before the 2014 North American International Auto Show last night we have some footag...

 
Mercedes-Benz USA Breaks All-Time Sales Record in 2013
Mercedes-Benz USA Breaks All-Time Sales Record in 2013

5 Jan 2014, 16:03 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / It was a great start of the year at the MB USA headquarters in Montvale, New Jersey, after the bean counters recently reported the company's highest ever annual sales volume for 2013. Merce...

 
MB USA Appoints New VP of Sales Operations
MB USA Appoints New VP of Sales Operations

27 Dec 2013, 17:02 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The USA division of Mercedes-Benz will have a new vice president of sales starting from January 1, 2014, when the new job of Dietmar Exler will effectively start. Exler will succeed Michael Slagt...

 
MB USA on Its Way To Retake No 1 Luxury Sales Spot in The US
MB USA on Its Way To Retake No 1 Luxury Sales Spot in The US

5 Dec 2013, 10:08 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Even though back in July we were reporting that Dieter Zetsche is actually OK with losing the US luxury car sales in 2013, it seems that the Daimler Chairman and holder of the most magnificent musta...

 
Mercedes-Benz USA Reports Best November Sales in History
Mercedes-Benz USA Reports Best November Sales in History

4 Dec 2013, 09:56 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The American branch of Mercedes-Benz just posted the highest November sales volume in its history, with no less than 34,376 units sold. Adding the Sprinter and smart model lines, sales were up 1...

 
MB USA Dealers Get Money For Pampering Their Customers
MB USA Dealers Get Money For Pampering Their Customers

3 Dec 2013, 19:28 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Back in September, when the Mercedes-Benz S-Class W222 was launched, MB USA launched a new customer satisfaction program called MB Select. If you remember our report from last month, Mercedes-Ben...

 
MB USA Offering Bonuses for Dealers With Better Customer Service
MB USA Offering Bonuses for Dealers With Better Customer Service

5 Nov 2013, 19:52 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Improving customer-service ratings in the United States seems to be one of the top priorities in the upcoming period for the North American branch of Mercedes-Benz. While we have always considere...

 
MB USA CEO Getting Cocky About Sales Versus BMW
MB USA CEO Getting Cocky About Sales Versus BMW

21 Oct 2013, 15:31 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Steve Cannon is one of the most outspoken CEOs that Mercedes-Benz USA has had in recent decades if judging just from the recent quotes he gave about the German manufacturer's sales in the land ...

 
CLA to Bring at Least 60% Conquest Rate for MB USA
CLA to Bring at Least 60% Conquest Rate for MB USA

15 Oct 2013, 11:25 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The most good-looking member of the Mercedes-Benz MFA (Modular Front Architecture) platform has taken every market it's been launched on by storm, the United States included. America is a ve...