Celebrate the arrival of the 2016 smart fortwo at Loeber Motors with Dec. 4 Event

By Admin | Posted in smart Fortwo on Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 7:31 PM
Loeber Motors 2016 smart fortwo celebration event

Like many of you, we’ve been looking forward to the arrival of the all-new, redesigned 2016 smart fortwo for some time now, but fortunately, the wait is almost over!

To celebrate its arrival on the Loeber Motors lot, we’re hosting a special event at our location on W Touhy Ave. on Friday, December 4, 2015 from 4-6 p.m. The event will include food and beverage, and of course, the opportunity to be among the first to test drive the 2016 smart fortwo passion coupe!

To help us plan for the event, please RSVP to Stephen Cook by emailing scook@loebermotors.com to confirm your attendance. Read the rest of this entry »

Make Mercedes-Benz part of your kids life this holiday season

By Admin | Posted in For Fun on Friday, November 27th, 2015 at 9:55 PM
Mercedes-Benz Toys For Kids

Mercedes-Benz Toys For Kids

When your son or daughter turns 16, a sensible pre-owned sedan or coupe is a good place to start. In fact, we have many of them in our pre-owned inventory. But well before they ever they receive their licenses, you can put them behind the wheel of a Mercedes-Benz Pedal car, making them the absolute coolest kids on the block.

Mercedes-Benz pedal and electric cars are just some of the amazing Mercedes-Benz toys you can get your kids for the holidays. Here are some of our Mercedes-Benz toys currently available. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Mercedes-Benz building a Hydrogen Fuel Cell for the GLC?

By Admin | Posted in Concepts, Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class on Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at 4:14 PM
Mercedes-Benz Hydrogen Fuel Cell Rumors

Mercedes-Benz Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Rumors

Mercedes-Benz is always pushing the limits of what a car can do. That’s been apparent in recent months with the Vision Tokyo Concept and Concept IAA, along with other autonomous cars of the future. While some of the technology in those vehicles may be in a more distance future, recent rumors of a Mercedes-Benz fuel cell vehicle have surfaced.

According to AutoCar, Mercedes-Benz is in the process of working on a hydrogen fuel cell powertrain for the Mercedes-Benz GLC, which is the crossover replacing the GLK. Although the fuel cell has not been confirmed for the GLC, Mercedes-Benz did verify that they are, in fact, working on a fuel cell with the goal of a 373 mile range with the ability to refuel in three minutes. Read the rest of this entry »

What is THERMOTRONIC Automatic Climate Control?

By Admin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Mercedes-Benz SL-Class, Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 at 9:51 PM
THERMOTRONIC Automatic Climate Control by Mercedes-Benz

Have you ever been freezing cold while the person next to you is about to break a sweat? Of course you have. Long ago, Mercedes-Benz has taken that situation into account and has equipped its vehicles with dual-zone climate control to allow drivers and passengers to have their own temperature controls. Select models also have 3-zone climate control, allowing rear-seat passengers to have their own temperature zone.

But what happens when you’re in a convertible and the temperature outside the vehicle is changing the temperature you set on the climate controls? That’s where THERMOTRONIC Automatic Climate Control by Mercedes-Benz comes into the picture. Read the rest of this entry »

What is a Mercedes-Benz AIRMATIC suspension?

By Admin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 at 8:15 PM
Mercedes-Benz AIRMATIC Suspension

If you’ve researched Mercedes-Benz vehicles during your quest for a new vehicle, you’ve probably come across the term “AIRMATIC suspension.” Before we dive into the functions of an AIRMATIC suspension, however, let’s take a closer look at what typical suspension systems are supposed to do for you and your car.

You vehicle suspension system has a few main functions. First, it helps with handling, maneuverability, and safety. When you hit a bump in the road, whether it be a minor imperfection or a bump worthy of its own zip code, the suspension system absorbs that shock and helps the tires maintain contact with the road. Read the rest of this entry »

Make a difference by volunteering your time and talents this holiday season

By Admin | Posted in Chicago News/Events, Community Assistance Program on Monday, November 23rd, 2015 at 7:11 PM
Holiday Volunteer Opportunities North Chicago

2015 Holiday Volunteer Opportunities North Chicago

The season of giving is upon us, and although gifts for friends and family are great, there are many around Chicago who are truly in need this holiday season. While charitable giving is one way to help, volunteering your time and talents helps Chicago thrive, even during the busiest time of the year. Lend a hand over the holidays with these 2015 volunteer opportunities in the North Chicago Suburbs. If you have others you’d like to promote, please, let us know in the comments. Read the rest of this entry »

What car is Santa driving in the new Mercedes-Benz commercial?

By Admin | Posted in For Fun, Mercedes-AMG GT, Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class on Friday, November 20th, 2015 at 8:15 PM
Santa Claus Drives Mercedes-Benz

We’ve been told our entire lives that magic reindeer are responsible for Santa’s transportation during the holidays. While that may or may not have been true in the past, a sneak peak into the big guy’s back room reveals he might have recently upgraded his ride, at least when it comes to ground transportation.

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Next-Generation Mercedes-Benz SL-Class makes ravishing debut at LA Auto Show

By Admin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz SL-Class on Wednesday, November 18th, 2015 at 7:45 PM
2017 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Release Date

A quick glance at the recently unveiled 2017 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class makes one thing abundantly clear — it is absolutely stunning. The new design Mercedes-Benz implemented for the next generation SL-Class is immediately striking, with a refreshed, wider grille offset by sleek headlights that stretch at an upward angle along the side of the hood. There is no denying the beauty of the new SL-Class, but to see it up close and personal outside of an auto show setting, you’ll have to wait a few months. Read the rest of this entry »

Snoopy teams up with Mercedes-Benz prior to holiday movie debut

By Admin | Posted in For Fun, Mercedes-Benz Metris on Monday, November 16th, 2015 at 11:36 PM
The Peanuts and Mercedes-Benz V-Class Commercial

The Peanuts and Mercedes-Benz Van star in new commercial

Although “The Peanuts Movie” has already hit theaters in the U.S., other parts of the world are still waiting on Charlie Brown and company to hit the big screen in 3D for the first time. For those in Germany, which Mercedes-Benz calls home, the animated film doesn’t debut until December 23. Similar to what Mercedes-Benz did prior to the Jurassic World release, a new cross-branded promotion for”The Peanuts Movie” is set to begin a little less than a month prior to the “The Peanuts Movie” debut. As you’ll see below, that promotion features a new commercial featuring many characters from The Peanuts cast and the Mercedes-Benz V-Class Van. Read the rest of this entry »

Pick up a menu, not a roasting pan this Thanksgiving

By Admin | Posted in Chicago News/Events on Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 at 3:32 PM
Thanksgiving Dining

If you’ve been responsible for preparing a Thanksgiving feast for your family in the past, a holiday out to dinner is probably near the top of your list of things to be thankful for. Although it might be a little more expensive, it will save you hours of time spent in the kitchen and give you more time to enjoy the day with your family. Fortunately for you, there are plenty of restaurants open on Thanksgiving in the North Chicago suburbs, so you can enjoy a traditional (or non-traditional) Thanksgiving feast without the stress of preparing one this November 26. Read the rest of this entry »