Mercedes-Benz's automotive history can be traced all the way back to the 1886 Benz Patent-Motorwagen, which it claims as the first gasoline-powered automobile. Currently, the German luxury automaker offers a full lineup of vehicles in nearly every segment imaginable, from the pint-sized A-class up to the GLS-class three-row crossover. It even builds two cargo vans, the Sprinter and Metris.
Mercedes' compact luxury sedan is like the S-Class flagship, downsized.
Benz's all-new compact luxury sedan piles on S-Class tech smarts and standard mild-hybrid power.
Still the cheapest way to get into a proper RWD Mercedes, the C-Class gains standard mild-hybrid tech and S-Class smarts inside.
The long-running C-Class is in for in for changes. Watch it all unfold here with us.
The built-in eCall emergency system includes a flaw that may send first responders to a totally different location.
Whether you want something small and sensible or large and luxurious, there's a high-riding utility vehicle out there for you.
The automaker also plans to spin off its Daimler trucks and buses business to create two totally independent companies.
It's got plenty of range, good looks and solid tech, but we might not see it on our shores.