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Mercedes Benz and BMW predict low sales for luxury hybrids

Mercedes Benz S-Class

Mercedes Benz S-Class

Japanese carmakers have been building hybrids for years and have largely been successful with their efforts, especially Toyota with its Prius line. General Motors and Ford have been in the game for some years as well but have had limited success compared to their Japanese rivals. European carmakers, on the other hand, have been slow in the field, mostly due to the popularity of diesel models in their home markets. Continue reading

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Mercedes Benz announces pricing for 2010 E-Class Coupe and Sedan

2010 Mercedes Benz E-Class Coupe

2010 Mercedes Benz E-Class Coupe

2010 Mercedes Benz E-Class Sedan - Side view

2010 Mercedes Benz E-Class Sedan - Side view

In what may prove to be a major blow for the BMW 3-Series Coupe and Audi A5, the upcoming Mercedes Benz E-Class Coupe will actually cost less than the E-Class Sedan on which it is based. Despite the new Coupe’s predecessor Рthe CLK Рcosting thousands of dollars more than the E-Class Sedan in most markets Рthe U.S. being a notable exception Рthis differential will no longer exist for the latest breed of E-Class variants. Continue reading