Tag Archives: Mercedes-Benz R-Class

Report: Mercedes-Benz is eying a replacement for the R-Class

CarAdvice reports Mercedes-Benz might not be done with their R-Class, or that slow-selling minivan/crossover thing that was discontinued in 2013. After speaking with Wolf-Dieter Kurz, Mercedes-Benz’s head for SUVs and sports cars, expressed the brand’s desire to really capitalize on the popularity of crossovers. This could also mean Mercedes might be interested in coming up with […]

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Report: Mercedes to succeed R-Class with a new generation

Germany’s AutoBild reports Mercedes-Benz could be reviving their R-Class crossover/minivan thing for a new generation, despite slow success. It has been supposedly called the “Sport Cruiser” and will essentially be a cross between a wagon and an MPV. The result has been a rather spacious Mercedes minivan sans sliding doors with seating for seven. It’ll […]

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Report: Mercedes-Benz to build completely new SUV at Tuscaloosa plant in AL by 2015

The TuscaloosaNews  reported that Mercedes-Benz is adding a completely new SUV to their production line at their factory in Alabama by 2015. This news comes after Daimler AG’s CEO, Dieter Zetsche, told Mercedes-Benz’s shareholders in Germany that a fifth SUV model is destined for the plant in the states. Though specifics about the vehicle remain […]

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2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class

Report: Mercedes-Benz R-Class sales coming to an end in U.S.

Mercedes has confirmed that the 2012 R-Class will be the last one produced for the U.S. Production for the $50,000 wagon will continue for Mexico, China and Canada here in the Alabama plant, however. Less then 300 units have been sold in the states so far this year, so Mercedes opted to shift its focus […]

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2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe

Mercedes-Benz details its 2012 model year lineup

For the 2012 model year, Mercedes-Benz vehicles have received some significant upgrades including a more fuel-efficient 7-speed automatic transmission and more powerful direct-injection gasoline engines, including a new turbo 4-cylinder, a normally aspirated V6 and bi-turbo V8 – some with ECO Stop/Start technology. First time at egmCarTech? Visit our home page for the latest news. Most […]

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Mercedes-Benz recalls 2011 diesel models in the U.S.

Mercedes-Benz announced that it is recalling 2,297 2011 diesel models in the United States due to concerns that fuel could leak because of a faulty engine filter. The recall consists of diesel models including the M-Class GL-Class, E-Class and R-Class. Mercedes-Benz told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that the O-ring on the engine fuel […]

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2011 North American Car and Truck of the Year short-list announced

The following is a short-list of all the model being considered for the 2011 North American Car and Truck of the Year. On December 16, three finalists from each category will be announced, with the winner getting its fame and award at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show in January. As you can probably see from […]

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Brand Spankin’ New Images: 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class is one sexy minivan

Earlier this year, Mercedes-Benz unveiled the 2011 R-Class, which it has always as an SUV or Crossover. Of course, to the normal car shopper the R-Class is nothing more than a minivan but for 2011, the R-Class has become the sexiest looking minivan on the road – and Mercedes-Benz has just dropped a bunch of […]

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2010 New York: 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class tries harder to be an SUV

Here its is, the 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class made its world debut today here at the 2010 New York Auto Show. Still classified as an SUV/Crossover, the 2011 R-Class does its best to stop looking like a minivan. Even though it seems like it’s doing a good job, there is still a ways to go – […]

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2010 New York Preview: 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class tries to stop looking like a minivan

Mercedes-Benz has always classified the R-Class as an SUV or Crossover and we’ve always felt that the model should be classified by what it actually looks like – a minivan. Well, at the 2010 New York Auto Show Mercedes-Benz will try to change our minds… and it’s kind of working. The Stuttgart automaker will unveil […]

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Rear Air Suspension Spring Bag For Mercedes Benz R-Class W251 2006-2013 picture
Rear Air Suspension Spring Bag For Mercedes Benz R-Class W251 2006-2013
Mercedes W164 W251 GL-Class ML-Class R-Class Fuse Box and Relay Module Genuine picture
Mercedes W164 W251 GL-Class ML-Class R-Class Fuse Box and Relay Module Genuine
New Genuine OEM Bosch Diesel Fuel Injector Fits Mercedes Gl ML & R Class CDI picture
New Genuine OEM Bosch Diesel Fuel Injector Fits Mercedes Gl ML & R Class CDI
New Front Right Upper Control Arm For Mercedes Gl Ml & R Class picture
New Front Right Upper Control Arm For Mercedes Gl Ml & R Class
2009 Mercedes Benz R-Class R320 CDI SUV  picture
2009 Mercedes Benz R-Class R320 CDI SUV