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Mercedes-Benz starts preview of next S-Class with details of new MBUX

As with some of its recent models, Mercedes-Benz is previewing the next generation of the S-Class (W223) in stages which highlight new features and innovations. First on the list is the new MBUX – Mercedes-Benz User EXperience – which goes into the second generation just two years after first being offered. The new infotainment system […]

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Enhanced insurance and takaful packages from Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia

A Mercedes-Benz is a valuable asset which an owner would want to protect ub the best possible way  from damage or loss. To give owners peace of mind, Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia (MBSM) now offers Mercedes-Benz Protection with two new insurance and takaful solutions. The Star Protect and Star Protect Plus insurance and takaful solutions, as […]

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Mercedes-Benz Autohaus Alor Setar

Latest Autohaus with Mercedes-Benz Retail Brand Presence has opened in the northern region of Malaysia.

A new Mercedes-Benz Autohaus incorporating the latest Mercedes-Benz Retail Brand Presence has opened in the northern region of Malaysia. It is the first facility to showcase the German brand’s concept which is said to centre on the customer. Operated by Cycle & Carriage Bintang Berhad (C&C), which originally brought Mercedes-Benz to Malaysia, the Autohaus is […]

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Mercedes-Benz Museum offers a new perspective with indoor drone tour (w/VIDEO)

Coinciding with its re-opening in mid-May 2020, the Mercedes-Benz Museum created a video of the premises and displays using drones. The mini-drones, weighing less than 100 gms and carrying high-resolution 4K cameras with them hovered through small openings whilst filming – including through open doors and even into the interiors of classic Mercedes-Benz vehicles! Viewers […]

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Innovation in the steering wheel coming in mid-2020 in Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Since the first motorcar appeared in 1886, its overall shape and many individual elements have evolved over the decades, changing as new technology or new design philosophy was adopted. The steering wheel is one example and though it may seem as if this ‘device’ for controlling the car’s movements has never changed, the degree of […]

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Cycle & Carriage Bintang sends the service centre to your home

Many service centres are resuming operations and welcoming owners who must be eager to have their vehicles serviced or repaired. However, some owners may be busy, especially with the sudden announcement that businesses can commence next week. Thus they may not be able to send their vehicles in for servicing. For such customers, Cycle & […]

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1990 Mercedes-Benz 190 EV

30 years ago, Mercedes-Benz already had a practical EV based on the 190 model

For the past few years, Mercedes-Benz has begun its transition towards electrifications, creating the EQ range for a new line of electric vehicles (EVs). While R&D relating to EVs has accelerated in the past 10 years, the carmaker was already exploring electric propulsion 30 years ago. In May 1990, it exhibited a 190 (W 201) […]

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War on COVID-19: Mercedes-Benz converts bus specially for transporting patients

The COVID-19 virus is highly contagious, which is why people need to protect themselves with face masks and stand 1 metre (or more) apart so as not to be infected by others. Washing hands has always been important, even more so now as the virus can be present on surfaces that are touched and picked […]

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The only automotive brand that bears a female name

To this day, Mercedes-Benz is the only automotive brand that bears a female name. The female was Mercedes, an 11-year old girl who was the daughter of Emil Jellinek, an Austrian businessman who lived in Nice, France. Besides selling cars, Jellinek also registered them for racing events. The first car with this melodious Spanish name […]

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