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Mercedes-Benz Distronic Explained

If you’re interested in buying a Mercedes-Benz, you may be wondering what Distronic or Distronic Plus is and whether or not it’s worth the added cost. When utilized together, these systems may even rival the ease of driving that is offered in other big-name autonomous driving systems! Join us as we explore these new safety systems for your Mercedes-Benz.   PRE-SAFE System The PRE-SAFE system is one part of Distronic. The system will automatically roll up windows and close the sunroof during a rollover, tension seat belts for snugness, adjust…

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Sun-sational 2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 Convertible

Mercedes-Benz makes amazing cars; we all know this. And, as such, we expect amazing things from their newest creation, the 2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 convertible. In response to the need for more open-air, powerful, and opulent machines, the geniuses over at the AMG labs created the C63 and C63 S (a zanier variant). The performance-oriented convertible will feature Mercedes-Benz’s now famous AMG-tinkered, Biturbo engine.   The 2017 C63’s 4.0L Biturbo V8 engine will achieve 469 horsepower and 479-lb.ft. of torque, propelling this classy convertible from zero to 60 mph in 4.1…

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20 Manufacturers Have Committed to Standard Automatic Emergency Braking

Today’s cars are much safer than they were even ten years ago. As infotainment technology has progressed so too has the technology that keeps us alive in the event of an accident. Well, now safety on the road will improve even more than before as 20 automakers have committed to standard automatic emergency braking (AEB) in their vehicles. Automatic or autonomous emergency braking is a system that helps prevent crashes before they even occur by sensing an impending collision and taking control of the brakes to initiate stopping. Whether the…

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The All-New Mercedes-Benz AMG E43

During the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Mercedes-Benz unveiled their first new high-performance variant to the E-Class: the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG E43. Expected to be available in AutoNation-affiliated Mercedes-Benz dealerships across the nation in early 2017, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG E43 will feature the ultimate in style, high-class comfort, and perfect sports car performance. While this classically-created precision performance machine isn’t available just yet, we do know many of the specifications that it will come with.   2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG E43 Exterior The exterior design of the Mercedes-Benz…

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Automotive News Test Drive Reviews 

Top 5 Cars with 500 Horsepower Priced Under 100K

Getting to 500 horsepower priced under 100K isn’t an easy task. It requires technical know-how to coax an engine to put out that kind of power through building engines, bolting on superchargers or turbos (or both), and tuning the engine’s computer to perfection. It isn’t cheap, either. This is the territory of the Porsche 918 Spyder, the Ferrari LaFerrari or 488 GTB, the Pagani Huayra, the Lamborghini Huracan, and other hypercars. That’s why we’ve put together this list of the least expensive track to 500 horsepower. Join us as we…

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