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'17 Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe adds power, price

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 24, 2015

The next-generation Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe will cost around $10,000 more than the outgoing model. Although pricing hasn't been announced, the automaker says it will begin in the low $70,000s. Pricing for the outgoing 2015 model starts at $63,925, including shipping....
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Next Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe offers more power for a price

2:04 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 20, 2015

The next-generation, high-performance Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe is based on the redesigned 2017 C-class coupe going on sale in the U.S. next spring, but they share only doors, roof and trunk lid....
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RICHARD TRUETT

BLOG: A new golden age for high performance

11:30 am U.S. ET | May 19, 2015

Forget the 1960s. Now is the golden age of performance....
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Mercedes plans Audi TT, Porsche Panamera rivals, report says

April 3, 2015 06:01 CET

Mercedes may launch rivals to the Audi TT roadster and Porsche Panamera sedan, a German auto magazine said. Mercedes aims to pass BMW as the world's top-selling premium automaker by 2020....
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Jaguar Land Rover's performance unit could make stand-alone models

March 6, 2015 15:14 CET

Jaguar Land Rover's Special Vehicle Operations unit may create its own stand-alone models to rival Mercedes' AMG performance division, which builds the SLS and GT....
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MERCEDES-BENZ

Filling all those new luxury niches

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 5, 2015

Because of competition such as BMW's i cars Mercedes is working on new hybrid and plug-in electric cars....
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Mercedes-AMG will add entry line to narrow price gap

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 22, 2014

Daimler AG's Mercedes-AMG performance arm plans to offer a cheaper product line to narrow the price gap with Mercedes-Benz cars....
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Mercedes-AMG to add entry line to help double sales

Nov. 27, 2014 12:28 CET

Daimler performance subbrand Mercedes-AMG aims to double sales in the next three years by offering a less expensive product line -- AMG Sport -- to narrow the price gap with Mercedes cars....
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M-B: U.S. to be main market for new sports car

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 17, 2014

The United States will be the biggest market for the new Mercedes-AMG GT and is expected to account for 25 percent of the car's worldwide volume....
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Zetsche sees significant AMG-MV Agusta synergies

Nov. 14, 2014 06:01 CET

Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche sees big cross-marketing opportunities for the Mercedes-AMG performance unit and motorcycle maker MV Agusta because customers of both brands have a lot in common....
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CHRISTIAAN HETZNER

BLOG: Dissecting Daimler's motorcycle deal

12:53 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 31, 2014

Daimler's purchase of a stake in motorbike brand MV Agusta is nothing like Audi's purchase of Ducati....
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Daimler eyes stake in motorcycle maker MV Agusta, report says

Oct. 21, 2014 10:39 CET

Daimler is said to be in talks to take a stake of up to 25 percent in Italian motorcycle maker MV Agusta. Carmakers' interest in motorbike technology is growing as they introduce smaller engines aimed at meeting anti-pollution rules....
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Paris show hits and misses

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 6, 2014

There were more hits than misses at the Paris auto show, a sign that even with a sluggish European market, automakers are willing to take chances with new designs....
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Daimler ready to discuss further cooperation with Aston Martin

Sept. 10, 2014 12:03 CET

Daimler is "fundamentally open" to talks on deeper cooperation with Aston Martin's new boss, Andy Palmer, Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche said....
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Mercedes AMG-GT targets Porsche 911

Sept. 9, 2014 14:33 CET

Mercedes unveiled the AMG-GT, a new top-of-the-line sports car targeted at buyers of the Porsche 911. The car is powered by a 4.0-liter V-8 engine with an output of up to 510 hp. It will arrive at dealerships early next year....
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Racing-inspired $120,000 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT zooms into U.S. in April

2:30 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 9, 2014

The 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT two-door, the second vehicle developed by the brand's in-house performance arm, goes on sale in the United States next April....
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