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Diesel: The Dark-Horse Contender For Cleaner, Greener Cars?

Diesel: The Dark-Horse Contender For Cleaner, Greener Cars?

Though about half the new cars sold in Europe are diesels, the technology has never had much traction in the United States, partly because much stricter U.S. clean air regulations made it virtually untenable. But several years ago Daimler and Volkswagen introduced cars powered by clean diesel... read more

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2011 Brabus High Performance 4WD Full Electric concept car

2011 Frankfurt Auto Show: Brabus AWD Electric Mercedes-Benz E-Class

This year’s 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show has been heavily dominated by the drive towards greener vehicles, better gas mileage, and zero tailpipe-emissions motoring. So... read more September 14, 2011 by 3

2011 Mercedes-Benz F125! Concept

Mercedes-Benz F125 Plug-In Hybrid: The Future Of The Luxury Car

It’s hard to say what the automotive landscape will look like in 25 years, but this much is certain: Mercedes-Benz will still be building luxury sedans for those lucky... read more September 13, 2011 by 0

Brahms Plug-in Hybrid Hearse

Plug-in Hearse Offers To Whisk You Silently To Your Grave

Losing a loved one is never easy. Neither is planning a funeral afterward. Now a firm in the U.K. claims it can help provide an appropriate form of transport for electric car... read more September 9, 2011 by 1

2012 Mercedes-Benz B-Class

2012 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Compact Hatchback Due At Frankfurt

Mention Mercedes-Benz, and most Americans envision luxurious full-size or mid-size sedans, or perhaps the successful ML crossover sport utility vehicle. They probably won't... read more August 25, 2011 by 1

2011 Toyota Prius

Toyota Tops List Of Green Brands, VW & Honda Close Behind

Toyota has had a bumpy ride the past couple of years, thanks in no small part to a high-profile series of safety recalls. To make matters worse, its popular Prius was... read more July 28, 2011 by 0

2012 Mercedes-Benz ML350 BlueTec

2012 Mercedes-Benz ML350 BlueTec: Diesel Priced Right

When addressing the absence of clean diesel automobile options in the U.S. market, one of the most frequent objections raised by automakers is the price difference between... read more July 19, 2011 by 5

Mercedes-Benz B-Class F-CELL

New Mercedes-Benz B-Class Getting Five Different Powerplants

Mercedes-Benz is working on a brand new version of its B-Class hatchback that’s destined to go on sale in the U.S. late next year alongside a new A-Class hatchback, BLS... read more July 5, 2011 by 0

First Mercedes-Benz B-Class F-Cell hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle delivery, Newport Beach, Dec 2010

Mass-Produced Mercedes Fuel Cell Vehicle Coming In 2014

While most major automakers are working on new battery-powered electric cars and plug-in hybrids, some are still investigating the benefits of more advanced fuel cell... read more June 22, 2011 by 1

Mercedes-Benz B-Class F-CELL

Mercedes-Benz Buddies Up To Build More Hydrogen Fuel Stations

There was a time when hydrogen powered cars were all the rage in green car circles. They either came with advanced fuel cell electric drivetrains, the most notable being the... read more June 3, 2011 by 2

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Adding Urea To Clean Diesel Cars: Can I Just Pee In The Tank?

We get punchy around High Gear Media occasionally, and sometimes we BS back and forth about topics less salubrious than, say, fuel efficiency and lowering our oil dependency... read more May 24, 2011 by 7

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster in final test stage

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster: Pure Poetry In Motion In Pre-Debut Reveal

If you never saw or heard of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG then you have missed out on a piece of automotive design that reminds us that not all cars have to be practical or void... read more May 14, 2011 by 0

2009 Mercedes-Benz S Class 5.5L V8 AWD

Five Reasons Why Mercedes Should Make an All-Electric S-Class

Earlier this week Motor Authority reported that bosses at German automaker Mercedes-Benz were unwilling to confirm or deny the rumors that it was considering an all-electric... read more May 5, 2011 by 5

Mercedes-Benz Concept A-Class at 2011 New York Auto Show

Mercedes-Benz Concept A-Class Compact Car: NY Auto Show Video

Last week's New York Auto Show had few out-and-out concept cars. One was the Scion FR-S sports coupe, a striking deep red shape that wowed crowds throughout the time we were... read more April 29, 2011 by 0

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK Class

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK350: How Much Will This Small Car Set You Back?

The 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK350 is a car that people have been waiting for, especially from MB. It takes that needed blend of sophistication and sports car and gets it pretty... read more April 25, 2011 by 0

Mercedes-Benz Concept A-Class, at new Mercedes-Benz Manhattan showroom, April 2011

2011 New York Auto Show: A-Class Mercedes Showcased in the Big Apple

If you are an avid Merc person, the A-Class Mercedes-Benz is nothing new to you. What would be new is the ability to buy one in the U.S. That need might be increased when you... read more April 20, 2011 by 0



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