2018 Beijing Auto Show: This Is The Controversial Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury

Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury
Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury

The controversial Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury has just been unveiled in China, one day before the start of the 2018 Beijing Auto Show. And it is just as crazy as we hoped for, a big sedan on a SUV platform, painted in fiery red and dressed up with loads of shiny bits. A beauty.

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Exclusive: This Is The Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan

This is the very first photo of the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan, it will debut next week on the 2018 Beijing Auto Show. The new sedan was accidentally unveiled when workers forgot to cover a giant backdrop they were busy hanging up on the exhibition hall. Continue reading “Exclusive: This Is The Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan”

This Is The Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury Concept Car For The Beijing Auto Show

Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury
Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury

Mercedes-Maybach has released the first official images of their new concept car for the 2018 Beijing Auto Show. It goes by the catchy name of Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury. The production version will launch in 2020.

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Mercedes-Maybach To Launch New Sedan-SUV In China

Mercedes-Maybach
Mercedes-Maybach concept

Mercedes-Maybach will launch a new sedan-SUV in China on April 24, one day before the start of the 2018 Beijing Auto Show. The new car is officially still a concept, but the production version, expected in 2020, won’t differ very much.

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BYD Daimler Denza Gets A Nose Job And A New Name

Denza

It isn’t often that we hear from Denza, the brand of the BYD-Daimler joint venture. Now we do, with a facelift and a new name. The facelift includes a restyled nose and rear, an updated interior, and a new name.

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The First Geely Was A Fake Mercedes-Benz E-Class Based On A Real Audi 100

Geely

Geely wants a part of Daimler. After a public rejection in November the Chinese company is now buying Daimler stock on the open market. The Germans better watch out because Geely founder Li Shufu wants Daimler really bad, especially the Mercedes-Benz brand.

How bad is really bad? Very bad. As my colleague Erik explained earlier on in his brilliant article about Geely’s early history it has always been Li’s dream to build a “Chinese Benz”. Geely’s very first car was in fact a fake Mercedes-Benz. And we now have more information about this car.

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The China-made Mercedes-Benz GLC Is Longer Than Yours

Mercedes-Benz GLC

Mercedes-Benz GLC goes long-wheelbase for China

Everything has to be bigger in China, and even mid-sized SUVs can’t escape. These are the first photos of the new Mercedes-Benz GLC-L, a long-wheelbase variant of the GLC SUV.

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2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Spied Testing In China

2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Spy Shots showing the new 2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class SUV testing in China. The new G-Class will debut early next year. China is one of the largest markets worldwide for the G so it Mercedes has to make sure it behaves well on Chinese roads.

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Another Beautiful Mercedes-Benz Collection In China

Another Beautiful Mercedes-Benz Collection In China

This beautiful red Mercedes-Benz 190 SL is one of the high lights of yet another impressive Mercedes-Benz collection in Beijing. The cars were dirty and dusty but overall in a very good shape.

The cars belong to the owner of a former Mercedes-Benz repair shop. Until the early 00’s there were two different kind of car shops in China: shops to buy a car and shops to repair a car. They were strictly separated and operated per brand.

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Mercedes-Maybach S680 And S560 Launched On The Shanghai Auto Show In China

Mercedes-Maybach S680 And S560 Launched On The Shanghai Auto Show In China

With the facelifted S-Class comes the facelifted Mercedes-Maybach. The mighty limousine gets the same visual upgrades plus unique and ultra shiny new wheels. There are also two new variants: the S680 and the S560.

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