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Recall Alert: 2015 Mercedes-Benz E250, GLK250 and ML250 BlueTec

By Matt Schmitz on June 30, 2015


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 800 model-year 2015 Mercedes-Benz E250 BluTec vehicles manufactured between Nov. 3 and Dec. 15, 2014; E250 BluTec 4matic vehicles manufactured between Nov. 4 and Dec. 17, 2014; GLK250 SUVs manufactured between Nov. 13, 2014, and Jan. 30,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Mercedes-Benz E250, GLK250 and ML250 BlueTec

By Matt Schmitz on June 30, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 800 model-year 2015 Mercedes-Benz E250 BluTec vehicles manufactured between Nov. 3 and Dec. 15, 2014; E250 BluTec 4matic vehicles manufactured between Nov. 4 and Dec. 17, 2014; GLK250 SUVs manufactured between Nov. 13, 2014, and Jan. 30,… Read More

What Can You Fit in a Mercedes-Benz C-Class Trunk?

By Mike Hanley on June 30, 2015

We've had our long-term 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class for about half a year, and in that time we've been impressed with its comfortable yet engaging driving demeanor and classy interior. Its 12.6-cubic-foot trunk may not sound that big but it falls… Read More

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on June 26, 2015

Most significant changes: Keyless start, dual-zone climate control now standard Price change: TBA On sale: Mid-October Which should you buy, 2015 or 2016? 2016 Small SUVs are a hot spot in the luxury market these days, and Mercedes joined the… Read More

Five Things to Know About Mercedes' Comand System

By Joe Bruzek on June 23, 2015

An area we looked forward to testing over the long haul on our 2015 Mercedes-Benz C300 long-term tester was the all-new multimedia system, which for 2015 got a thorough modernization and a newly optional 8.4-inch screen perched on top of… Read More

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC: First Look

By David Thomas on June 17, 2015

Competes with: BMW X3, Audi Q5, Acura RDX, Lincoln MKC Looks like: Less boxy, more generic, likely more popular than the GLK Drivetrain: 241-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder; 273 pounds-feet of torque; rear- or all-wheel drive Hits dealerships: November 2015 Many… Read More

'Jurassic World' Gives 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe a Dino-Size Boost

By Matt Schmitz on June 16, 2015

Cross-promotional movie tie-ins can be a tricky endeavor with their effectiveness dependent on the unpredictable whims of the box office. In the worst case, you're looking at a nifty appearance by the Cadillac Ciel concept car¬†in the early-summer bomb "Entourage."… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

By Matt Schmitz on June 15, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1,300 model-year 2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vans manufactured between Feb. 28, 2014, and Jan. 22, 2015 The Problem: Oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area and could drip onto a hot engine… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on June 11, 2015

UPDATED JUNE 11, 2015:¬†Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. It's a short list. More Car Seat Checks In the more than five… Read More

What Mileage Does the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Get After 7,000 Miles?

By Joe Bruzek on June 9, 2015

It's been 4,000 miles and a little more than two months since our last fuel economy update on Cars.com's 2015 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic long-term test car. We've observed a noticeable increase in fuel economy after more than doubling the mileage… Read More

Top 10 Best Compact SUVs for Towing

By Aaron Bragman on June 8, 2015

Compact SUVs are flying out of dealer showrooms. These popular, car-based utility vehicles provide a great combination of efficiency, a high seating position, comfort and versatility. And unlike their truck-based predecessors, they're not too big or unwieldy. One thing they're… Read More