Sonic Q4 net income rises 21%Tue, 21, Feb 2017
Daimler will open Russia plant in 2019Tue, 21, Feb 2017
Mercedes dealers get relief on renovationsMon, 20, Feb 2017
Latest updates: 'Surprisingly smooth'Mon, 20, Feb 2017
Mercedes-Benz dealers have just more than 16 months to make facility updates to comply with the automaker's Autohaus2 image program. After a contentious introduction of the original Autohaus standard launched in 2008, this update is going more smoothly.
High-end G class first off-roader for Mercedes-MaybachMon, 20, Feb 2017
Daimler to refocus Smart brand on EVs only in U.S., CanadaMon, 13, Feb 2017
Social themes, Alfa Romeo's comeback on the Super Bowl ad highlight reelSun, 05, Feb 2017
Automakers used the Super Bowl -- an overtime thriller with the New England Patriots defeating the Atlanta Falcons -- to deliver messages that were a step above the typical product pitches. There was a clear effort among brands to connect with consumers through themes that sound more inspirational than corporate. Meanwhile, FCA sent its loudest message yet that Alfa Romeo is back in the United States.
Mercedes-AMG E-class line gets a speedy wagonMon, 06, Feb 2017
Mercedes-AMG's E-class lineup now includes a wagon. The 2018 E63 S wagon, set to debut in March at the Geneva auto show, is powered by a 4.0-liter V-8 biturbo engine that produces 603 hp and 627 pounds-feet of torque and goes from 0 to 60 mph in 3.4 seconds.
'Predator face' for tomorrow's M-B vehiclesMon, 06, Feb 2017
The next stage in the evolution of Mercedes-Benz styling will begin next year with a revamp of the A-class compact car that will feature a “predator face” grille and rounder contours than the current model, chief designer Gorden Wagener says.
More light trucks headed to Mercedes dealershipsMon, 06, Feb 2017
Mercedes-Benz is working on getting more trucks to U.S. dealerships to alleviate inventory shortages, including more units of the hot GLC compact crossover. Dealers are seeking profit gains, and the company aims to work with dealers to continue streamlining dealer programs.