The Mercedes Benz OM 654 4-cylinder diesel. image courtesy of Daimler Global Media.

Mercedes-Benz Debuts New Four-Cylinder Diesel

The new four-cylinder diesel unit OM 654 marks the debut of a ground-breaking family of engines from Mercedes-Benz. The development goals were defined more than four years ago. The result is a modular concept with a special focus on integration of the drive into different models as well as a...

Mercedes Benz S550 PHEV, courtesy of Daimler Global Media

Mercedes to Launch 10 New Hybrids by 2017

Inside EVs brings us this snippet on the future of Mercedes' PHEV plan: At the 2015 NAIAS, Mercedes-Benz made a big splash in the plug-in world by showing off three EVs: B-Class Electric Drive, S-Class PHEV and world debut of C-Class PHEV. In addition to the vehicles on display, M-B made it...

Where Does One Field Test a Self-driving Car?

Where do you field test a self-driving car?  At a decommissioned weapons depot, silly rabbit. All kidding aside, according to Automotive News, Mercedes Benz is taking the old Concord (CA) Naval Weapons Station out of mothballs in order to set up an environment to test self-driving cars. "We can use the test...

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