The Truth About Cars » Mercedes-Benz http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 GLA45 AMG’s Aerodynamics Package is Mercedes-Benz at Its Worst http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/amg-gla45s-aerodynamics-package-mercedes-benz-not-mercedes-benz/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/amg-gla45s-aerodynamics-package-mercedes-benz-not-mercedes-benz/#comments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 18:00:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1332562 One of the coincidental perks in my work life means that my home office is just a couple of miles away from a major east coast autoport in Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia. Very rarely do I leave my home without driving by the CN Autoport. On the way to the grocery store, I spot rows […]

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One of the coincidental perks in my work life means that my home office is just a couple of miles away from a major east coast autoport in Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia. Very rarely do I leave my home without driving by the CN Autoport. On the way to the grocery store, I spot rows […]

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2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE350 Review – The Artist Formerly Known As ML http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/2016-mercedes-benz-gle350-suv-review-artist-formerly-known-ml/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/2016-mercedes-benz-gle350-suv-review-artist-formerly-known-ml/#comments Fri, 22 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1325618 Those of you who railed against Bark’s glowing review of the 2016 Ford Mustang convertible by claiming his “Ford bias” tainted his viewpoint might also think my yarn about this vehicle is spun in a similar vein. After all, I worked for Mercedes-Benz Financial Services for 17 years, and here I am reviewing my own Mercedes-Benz-subsidized retiree lease vehicle. How could I possibly be objective, […]

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Those of you who railed against Bark’s glowing review of the 2016 Ford Mustang convertible by claiming his “Ford bias” tainted his viewpoint might also think my yarn about this vehicle is spun in a similar vein. After all, I worked for Mercedes-Benz Financial Services for 17 years, and here I am reviewing my own Mercedes-Benz-subsidized retiree lease vehicle. How could I possibly be objective, […]

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Insights: A Snapshot of the Best & Brightest’s Ten Best Autos Nominations http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/insights-a-snapshot-of-the-best-brightests-ten-best-autos-nominations/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/insights-a-snapshot-of-the-best-brightests-ten-best-autos-nominations/#comments Wed, 20 Apr 2016 17:00:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1328553 So far, you’ve nominated 156 separate vehicles for TTAC’s 2016 Ten Best Award — including a cornucopia of models that shouldn’t be nominated. (Reading comprehension, people!) Here are some insights into the Best & Brightest hive mind. You told the Mustang to take the Camaro outside, where the MX-5 is waiting for them both Nominations for […]

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So far, you’ve nominated 156 separate vehicles for TTAC’s 2016 Ten Best Award — including a cornucopia of models that shouldn’t be nominated. (Reading comprehension, people!) Here are some insights into the Best & Brightest hive mind. You told the Mustang to take the Camaro outside, where the MX-5 is waiting for them both Nominations for […]

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When Your Lamborghini Doesn’t Hold all Your School Supplies… http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/lamborghini-doesnt-hold-school-supplies/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/lamborghini-doesnt-hold-school-supplies/#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2016 20:10:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1322890 That’s the sound of a sad trombone playing. Dodgy offshore tax havens get a lot of press lately, but what about mass movements of capital to friendlier shores that hide in plain sight? The New York Times has a heartbreaking story today of young Chinese adults in Vancouver, Canada who just can’t figure out what to […]

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That’s the sound of a sad trombone playing. Dodgy offshore tax havens get a lot of press lately, but what about mass movements of capital to friendlier shores that hide in plain sight? The New York Times has a heartbreaking story today of young Chinese adults in Vancouver, Canada who just can’t figure out what to […]

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Another Lawsuit Launched at Mercedes-Benz in Diesel Litigation Barrage http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/another-lawsuit-launched-mercedes-benz-diesel-litigation-barrage/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/another-lawsuit-launched-mercedes-benz-diesel-litigation-barrage/#comments Fri, 08 Apr 2016 18:00:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1321106 Mercedes-Benz’s parent company, Daimler, has been hit with a second lawsuit from a U.S. law firm that represents owners of diesel vehicles, despite recent evidence that could render the suit invalid. The suit from now-familiar firm Hagens Berman accuses the German automaker of employing an emissions “defeat device,” a la Volkswagen, in its diesel vehicles, according […]

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Mercedes-Benz’s parent company, Daimler, has been hit with a second lawsuit from a U.S. law firm that represents owners of diesel vehicles, despite recent evidence that could render the suit invalid. The suit from now-familiar firm Hagens Berman accuses the German automaker of employing an emissions “defeat device,” a la Volkswagen, in its diesel vehicles, according […]

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2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA250 Rental Review – ‘Authentic’ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/rental-review-mercedes-benz-cla250/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/rental-review-mercedes-benz-cla250/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2016 18:00:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1320242 “I love it,” the man once said, “when a plan comes together.” And this was the mother of all ad hoc, free-range, domino-effect plans. Avant-garde pianist Hiromi Uehara, along with six-string bass monster Anthony Jackson and noted over-drummer Simon Phillips, had a 7:30 p.m. gig one evening in Fort Lauderdale. Southwest had a nonstop from […]

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“I love it,” the man once said, “when a plan comes together.” And this was the mother of all ad hoc, free-range, domino-effect plans. Avant-garde pianist Hiromi Uehara, along with six-string bass monster Anthony Jackson and noted over-drummer Simon Phillips, had a 7:30 p.m. gig one evening in Fort Lauderdale. Southwest had a nonstop from […]

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Sausage Fight! Decadent Daimler Shareholders Tangle in Bratwurst Brouhaha http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/sausage-fight-decadent-daimler-shareholders-tangle-bratwurst-brouhaha/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/sausage-fight-decadent-daimler-shareholders-tangle-bratwurst-brouhaha/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2016 12:30:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1319970 Sometimes, stereotypes exist for a reason. Things got heated yesterday at a Daimler AG shareholders meeting in Germany, where a fight broke out over lengthy, plump sausages, Bloomberg has reported. This, despite the fact the lucky shareholders were told they’d be receiving the biggest dividend in the company’s history — 3.25 euros ($3.70) per share. You’d […]

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Sometimes, stereotypes exist for a reason. Things got heated yesterday at a Daimler AG shareholders meeting in Germany, where a fight broke out over lengthy, plump sausages, Bloomberg has reported. This, despite the fact the lucky shareholders were told they’d be receiving the biggest dividend in the company’s history — 3.25 euros ($3.70) per share. You’d […]

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Mercedes-Benz Recreates ‘Maximum Overdrive’ in Europe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mercedes-benz-recreates-maximum-overdrive-europe/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mercedes-benz-recreates-maximum-overdrive-europe/#comments Tue, 05 Apr 2016 17:00:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1318618 If you’re planning to drive between the Netherlands and Germany tomorrow, just know that self-aware trucks will be out there. Convoys of automated transport trucks will be plying the highways between Stuttgart and Rotterdam as part of the European Truck Platooning Challenge, an initiative created by the Netherlands to develop and showcase connected vehicle technology. […]

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If you’re planning to drive between the Netherlands and Germany tomorrow, just know that self-aware trucks will be out there. Convoys of automated transport trucks will be plying the highways between Stuttgart and Rotterdam as part of the European Truck Platooning Challenge, an initiative created by the Netherlands to develop and showcase connected vehicle technology. […]

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Your Car’s Headlights are Probably Terrible: IIHS http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/cars-headlights-probably-terrible-iihs/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/cars-headlights-probably-terrible-iihs/#comments Wed, 30 Mar 2016 14:00:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1314498 The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has started rating headlights, and just released a report that takes a dim view on the performance of most midsize cars. Only one vehicle out of 31 testers earned a rating of “good” from the road safety nonprofit, with the bulk of midsize vehicles earning a rating of “marginal” […]

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has started rating headlights, and just released a report that takes a dim view on the performance of most midsize cars. Only one vehicle out of 31 testers earned a rating of “good” from the road safety nonprofit, with the bulk of midsize vehicles earning a rating of “marginal” […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Nissan Needs a Faster Pipe, Creeping Autonomy, and Mercedes Goes Gaga Over AMG http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-nissan-needs-faster-pipe-creeping-autonomy-mercedes-goes-gaga-amg/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-nissan-needs-faster-pipe-creeping-autonomy-mercedes-goes-gaga-amg/#comments Mon, 28 Mar 2016 15:00:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1313034 Nissan’s product pipeline has all the flow of a crusted-over faucet, and that’s not good for business. That, automation is insidiously infiltrating cars all around you, Mercedes-Benz goes all in on AMG, Jaguar teases China with something special, and foreigners flee the Russian automotive landscape … after the break! Failure to launch … on time […]

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Nissan’s product pipeline has all the flow of a crusted-over faucet, and that’s not good for business. That, automation is insidiously infiltrating cars all around you, Mercedes-Benz goes all in on AMG, Jaguar teases China with something special, and foreigners flee the Russian automotive landscape … after the break! Failure to launch … on time […]

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NYIAS: 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe – New Shape for a Newcomer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2017-mercedes-benz-glc-coupe-newcomer-get-new-shape/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2017-mercedes-benz-glc-coupe-newcomer-get-new-shape/#comments Wed, 23 Mar 2016 00:00:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1308226 Four-door coupe styling has filtered down to a newcomer in the Mercedes-Benz range — the GLC midsize crossover SUV. For its second year on the market, the GLC will receive the coupe-like styling already endowed on its larger brother, the GLE. Adopting the new body style adds 3.2 inches in length to the GLC Coupe and […]

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Four-door coupe styling has filtered down to a newcomer in the Mercedes-Benz range — the GLC midsize crossover SUV. For its second year on the market, the GLC will receive the coupe-like styling already endowed on its larger brother, the GLE. Adopting the new body style adds 3.2 inches in length to the GLC Coupe and […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Toyota One-Ups Rivals, Robots Invade BMW, and TVR Taps Wales http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyota-one-ups-rivals-robots-invade-bmw-tvr-taps-wales/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyota-one-ups-rivals-robots-invade-bmw-tvr-taps-wales/#comments Tue, 22 Mar 2016 15:00:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1308458 Toyotas will soon be screeching to a halt everywhere and that should make its rivals jealous. That, BMW unleashes the robots on the workers, eccentric automaker picks a place with funny-sounding names, General Motors isn’t falling out of love with China, and Mercedes-Maybach to get a rival … after the break! My dad’s car can […]

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Toyotas will soon be screeching to a halt everywhere and that should make its rivals jealous. That, BMW unleashes the robots on the workers, eccentric automaker picks a place with funny-sounding names, General Motors isn’t falling out of love with China, and Mercedes-Maybach to get a rival … after the break! My dad’s car can […]

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Uber Allegedly Buys 100,000 S-Class Cars, Confusing Everyone http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/uber-allegedly-buys-100000-s-class-cars-confusing-everyone/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/uber-allegedly-buys-100000-s-class-cars-confusing-everyone/#comments Mon, 21 Mar 2016 18:45:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1307746 Uber wants to eliminate drivers from its operation, but the ride-hailing service reportedly just purchased an armada’s worth of Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedans that don’t yet have fully autonomous capability. On Friday, Reuters reported that sources at both companies told the German publication Manager Magazin that an order had been made by Uber for “at least” 100,000 S-Class […]

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Uber wants to eliminate drivers from its operation, but the ride-hailing service reportedly just purchased an armada’s worth of Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedans that don’t yet have fully autonomous capability. On Friday, Reuters reported that sources at both companies told the German publication Manager Magazin that an order had been made by Uber for “at least” 100,000 S-Class […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Daimler Sets GPS to Poland, Porsche Execs Get Off, and Self-Driving Rules Coming http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-daimler-looks-poland-porsche-execs-get-off-self-driving-rules-coming/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-daimler-looks-poland-porsche-execs-get-off-self-driving-rules-coming/#comments Fri, 18 Mar 2016 16:00:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1306561 Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler is getting cold feet about opening a factory in Russia, and thinks it might just skip a little bit west. That, two Porsche executives avoid the Big House, the NHTSA wants autonomous rules post-haste, Volkswagen seeks a quick way out of trouble, and Aston Martin wants an F1-inspired moonshot … after […]

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Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler is getting cold feet about opening a factory in Russia, and thinks it might just skip a little bit west. That, two Porsche executives avoid the Big House, the NHTSA wants autonomous rules post-haste, Volkswagen seeks a quick way out of trouble, and Aston Martin wants an F1-inspired moonshot … after […]

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Your Future No Longer Includes Rear-Ending That Other Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/future-no-longer-includes-rear-ending-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/future-no-longer-includes-rear-ending-car/#comments Thu, 17 Mar 2016 16:30:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1305897 As we reported yesterday, a group of top automakers has agreed to offer automatic emergency braking (AEB) on almost all of their models by 2022. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) confirmed the voluntary agreement today, meaning virtually all light-duty cars and trucks sold in North America will adopt the safety feature by Sept. […]

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As we reported yesterday, a group of top automakers has agreed to offer automatic emergency braking (AEB) on almost all of their models by 2022. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) confirmed the voluntary agreement today, meaning virtually all light-duty cars and trucks sold in North America will adopt the safety feature by Sept. […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Millennials Love Ford, Silverado Sprouts Cameras, and Chrysler Finds a Stash http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-millennials-love-ford-silverado-sprouts-cameras-chrysler-finds-stash/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-millennials-love-ford-silverado-sprouts-cameras-chrysler-finds-stash/#comments Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:30:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1305753 Millennials are buying Ford SUVs like it’s going out of style, no doubt dismaying the friends who like to lecture people about their lifestyle on Facebook. That, Chevrolet offers a voyeur package for its full-side pickup, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles grabs a stack of cash with both hands, Mercedes-Benz gives its midsize SUV the AMG treatment, […]

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Millennials are buying Ford SUVs like it’s going out of style, no doubt dismaying the friends who like to lecture people about their lifestyle on Facebook. That, Chevrolet offers a voyeur package for its full-side pickup, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles grabs a stack of cash with both hands, Mercedes-Benz gives its midsize SUV the AMG treatment, […]

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2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA: Evolution Trumps Revolution http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2017-mercedes-benz-cla-evolution-trumps-revolution/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/2017-mercedes-benz-cla-evolution-trumps-revolution/#comments Tue, 15 Mar 2016 23:00:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1304569 Mercedes-Benz has released details about the refreshed 2017 CLA bound for next week’s New York International Auto Show. Changes to the sedan (or “four-door coupe,” if you must) are mainly limited to minor upgrades all around — an exterior facelift both front and rear, increased trim and wheel options, as well as technological improvements. Outside, […]

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Mercedes-Benz has released details about the refreshed 2017 CLA bound for next week’s New York International Auto Show. Changes to the sedan (or “four-door coupe,” if you must) are mainly limited to minor upgrades all around — an exterior facelift both front and rear, increased trim and wheel options, as well as technological improvements. Outside, […]

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TTAC News Round-up: New Salvo Hits Volkswagen, Korean Competition Looms, and Benz Big on Batteries http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-new-salvo-hits-volkswagen-korean-competition-mulled-benz-big-batteries/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-new-salvo-hits-volkswagen-korean-competition-mulled-benz-big-batteries/#comments Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:15:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1300537 After seemingly using up its legal arsenal against Volkswagen, the U.S. is pulling its backup out of an ankle holster and taking another shot. That, Kia and Hyundai might get a Korean competitor, Mercedes-Benz is feeling charged up, Audi is still a fuel cell fan, and Volvo wants to standardize EV recharging … after the […]

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After seemingly using up its legal arsenal against Volkswagen, the U.S. is pulling its backup out of an ankle holster and taking another shot. That, Kia and Hyundai might get a Korean competitor, Mercedes-Benz is feeling charged up, Audi is still a fuel cell fan, and Volvo wants to standardize EV recharging … after the […]

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BMW Looks to Future, Hopes Predictions Don’t Instantly Become Dated http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/bmw-looks-future-hopes-predictions-dont-instantly-become-dated/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/bmw-looks-future-hopes-predictions-dont-instantly-become-dated/#comments Tue, 08 Mar 2016 21:00:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1299841 It’s BMW Group’s centenary — and except for some problematic stuff in the late 1930s and early ’40s, it’s been a great 100 years. Rather than gaze wistfully at the past, BMW is spending its birthday looking into the future and imagining what marvelous things might lie ahead. Naturally, one of those things will be […]

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It’s BMW Group’s centenary — and except for some problematic stuff in the late 1930s and early ’40s, it’s been a great 100 years. Rather than gaze wistfully at the past, BMW is spending its birthday looking into the future and imagining what marvelous things might lie ahead. Naturally, one of those things will be […]

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TTAC News Round-up: China Binds Up Holland, BMW Needs New Friends, Young People Dream On http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-china-binds-holland-bmw-needs-new-friends-young-people-dream/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-china-binds-holland-bmw-needs-new-friends-young-people-dream/#comments Tue, 01 Mar 2016 14:00:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1292898 Amsterdam’s port facility is more crowded than a Walmart on Black Friday and it’s all China’s fault. That, BMW wonders how it all went wrong, Millennials bare their souls to a salesman, Toyota walks down memory lane, and a safety regulator has some explaining to do … after the break! Barges for Buicks leads to […]

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Amsterdam’s port facility is more crowded than a Walmart on Black Friday and it’s all China’s fault. That, BMW wonders how it all went wrong, Millennials bare their souls to a salesman, Toyota walks down memory lane, and a safety regulator has some explaining to do … after the break! Barges for Buicks leads to […]

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Mercedes-Benz Hasn’t Escaped the Diesel Dragnet http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/mercedes-benz-hasnt-escaped-diesel-dragnet/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/mercedes-benz-hasnt-escaped-diesel-dragnet/#comments Mon, 29 Feb 2016 18:00:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1292490 After staying relatively clean in the ongoing diesel emissions scandal that’s keeping European automakers up at night, Mercedes-Benz now finds itself the potential target of an Environmental Protection Agency investigation, Automotive News Europe reports. The EPA’s request for information targets the nitrous oxide emissions of the company’s Bluetec diesel engines, and comes less than two […]

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After staying relatively clean in the ongoing diesel emissions scandal that’s keeping European automakers up at night, Mercedes-Benz now finds itself the potential target of an Environmental Protection Agency investigation, Automotive News Europe reports. The EPA’s request for information targets the nitrous oxide emissions of the company’s Bluetec diesel engines, and comes less than two […]

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Inside Stories From the War Between Automakers And Dealers Over Exports http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/inside-stories-war-automakers-dealers-exports/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/inside-stories-war-automakers-dealers-exports/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:00:32 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1282818 There’s not a more uncomfortable phone call for a car dealership’s finance manager to make then asking a customer to come back to have their finance or lease contract rewritten. This is typically caused by sales managers — the people most despised by finance departments — who spot deliver a vehicle based on their wrong guess about the rate or term a lender would approve the […]

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There’s not a more uncomfortable phone call for a car dealership’s finance manager to make then asking a customer to come back to have their finance or lease contract rewritten. This is typically caused by sales managers — the people most despised by finance departments — who spot deliver a vehicle based on their wrong guess about the rate or term a lender would approve the […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Investors Latest Headache for Volkswagen, New E-Class From $50K, and Dealers Surprised That You’re Surprised http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/#comments Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:00:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1269257 Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon is Coming to North America* http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/the-mercedes-benz-c-class-wagon-is-coming-to-north-america/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/the-mercedes-benz-c-class-wagon-is-coming-to-north-america/#comments Thu, 14 Jan 2016 22:43:46 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1267065 * But not the U.S. — at least, not yet. Add the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon to the list of vehicles available in Canada and not the United States. Mercedes-Benz Canada announced Thursday it would begin selling the long-roof version of the C-Class this year. To add insult to injury, it will be a diesel with […]

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* But not the U.S. — at least, not yet. Add the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon to the list of vehicles available in Canada and not the United States. Mercedes-Benz Canada announced Thursday it would begin selling the long-roof version of the C-Class this year. To add insult to injury, it will be a diesel with […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Investors Pump the Brakes, Daimler’s Dig, and Chapo’s Crapwagon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-pump-brakes-daimlers-dig-chapos-crapwagon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-pump-brakes-daimlers-dig-chapos-crapwagon/#comments Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:09:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1266585 Investors aren’t necessarily drinking automakers’ Kool-Aid that 2016 will be full of beer and Skittles. That, the China-made Cadillac CT6 that’ll eventually get here, El Chapo’s cheapo getaway car and General Motors’ questions get down and dirty … after the break! Investors aren’t embracing automakers’ continued enthusiasm Even though automakers are boasting fatter bottom lines […]

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Investors aren’t necessarily drinking automakers’ Kool-Aid that 2016 will be full of beer and Skittles. That, the China-made Cadillac CT6 that’ll eventually get here, El Chapo’s cheapo getaway car and General Motors’ questions get down and dirty … after the break! Investors aren’t embracing automakers’ continued enthusiasm Even though automakers are boasting fatter bottom lines […]

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