Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Mercedes-Benz keeps roads safe with intelligent safety features

Friday, October 20th, 2017
Screen shot of video explaining Collision Prevent Assist feature

How does Collision Prevention Assist work?

For most of us, driving is a part of our everyday lives. While it can be mundane, there are always safety risks on the road. Through its long-time commitment to producing top-quality vehicles, Mercedes-Benz is an industry leader in active safety technology, keeping both Mercedes-Benz drivers and those who share the roadways with them safe. For 2018 and recent model years, a number of new intelligent safety features are finding their ways into some of our favorite models. Today we’ll be talking about one specifically. How does Mercedes-Benz Collision Prevention Assist work? Keep reading for the answer to this and even more questions you may have! (more…)

How Fast is the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C 350e Plug-In Hybrid?

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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2018 Mercedes-Benz C 350e Plug-In Hybrid Performance Specs

As we’ve recently mentioned on our Mercedes-Benz blog, we’re big fans of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The compact size, evocative luxury and plethora of configuration options make it one of the most welcoming compact luxury vehicles on the road. Whether you prefer the sedan or the coupe, the C-Class is everything for which people choose Mercedes-Benz in a tight, urban-ready package.

With a long and storied performance pedigree, Mercedes-Benz offers high-performance C-Class models in the Mercedes-AMG® C 43, Mercedes-AMG® C 63 and Mercedes-AMG® C 63 S sedans, coupes and cabriolets. On the other end of the spectrum, drivers now have the ability to enjoy Mercedes-Benz luxury in a highly-efficient plug-in hybrid model. (more…)

Autonomous Smart Car Concept

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
Autonomous Smart Car Concept Pickup

With vehicle technology becoming more and more advanced, it’s only a matter of time before we are sharing the road with self-driving cars. Actually, that future may not be as far off as you think.

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What features come with the mbrace® Connect Package?

Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Mercedes-Benz mbrace Connect Features

With each year that passes, Mercedes-Benz comes out with smarter, more luxurious and safe vehicles. In recent years, it’s been working to perfect the formula of on-road safety and driver assistance technology with the addition of its new mbrace® Connect system. This impressive tech was designed to make driving safer and more convenient by adding new active features and in-car connectivity technology. (more…)

What Driver Assistance Features Are Available With the S-Class?

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
2018 Mercedes-Benz S Class Sedan

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Driver Assistance Features

With the new 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, the brand is looking to elevate its Intelligent Drive system to offer enhanced safety thanks to new camera and radar systems. Its driver assistance features help drivers cut down on reaction times and help avoid potential risks, as well as bring the brand one step closer to autonomous driving. (more…)

What is the Mercedes-Benz Car-to-X Communication Feature?

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
Mercedes-Benz Car-to-X Communication

2018 Mercedes-Benz Car-to-X Communication

For 2018, the Mercedes-Benz brand is seeing plenty of updates and new features. One of the brand’s most notable additions to its lineup’s feature lists is the all-new Mercedes-Benz Car-to-X Communication feature. A now-standard feature in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, this impressive technology was designed to make driving even more simple than ever by adding a new communication ability between vehicles. (more…)

How to activate the mbrace system in your Mercedes-Benz

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
Mercedes-Benz mbrace activation

Mercedes-Benz mbrace activation

The mbrace system is a collection of technology designed for Mercedes-Benz vehicles in order to give your driving experience a new level of connectivity. Complete with features that offer entertainment, information, convenience and more behind the wheel, this feature is a must-have for new Mercedes-Benz owners. (more…)

Stay Safe on the Road this Summer

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
Highway with lots of cars. Blue tint, high contrast and motion blur to rise speed.

Summer Driving Tips

The sun is shining, the roads are clear, and you’re starting out on a vacation. Whether you’re going on a long road trip or just driving to the airport, summer can be a dangerous time to drive. There are more drivers on the road, which can lead to a higher chance of accidents. The summer is also hard on your vehicle, as the weather changes from cold to hot. In order to stay safe this summer, follow these tips for safer summer driving. (more…)

Mercedes-Benz takes the next step towards autonomous driving

Monday, May 8th, 2017
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Mercedes-Benz Driver Assistance Systems

Mercedes-Benz has been making strides to make driving safer than ever by introducing new Driver Assistance Systems designed to cut down reaction times and make accident avoidance easier. The latest addition to its list of systems is the Intelligent Drive technology added to the new Mercedes-Benz S-Class. (more…)

Benefits of Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC All-Wheel Drive

Monday, April 17th, 2017
Benefits of Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC All-Wheel Drive

Whether you’re traveling in harsh weather conditions or just want the assurance that your vehicle is keeping you safe and secure whatever the road throws your way, it’s important to have an All-Wheel Drive system that has your back. That’s exactly what you’ll find on the Mercedes-Benz family of vehicles, and today we’ll show you the benefits of Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC All-Wheel Drive! (more…)