Slowly the year 2010 comes to an end. In the first part of review we look at the highlights of the months January to March.
Positive signals underline the Mercedes-Benz presence at the 2010 North American International Auto Show. The highlight of the opening day was the debut of the new E-Class Cabriolet, which is [...]
4MATIC: The automatic drive for wintry road conditions – Sure, predictable handling, plus impressive driving dynamicsMittwoch, 1.Dezember 2010
As with the 4MATIC system’s set-up on a dry or wet road, the directional stability and, therefore, the active safety of the 4MATIC models are paramount at all times when wintry conditions prevail, too. The mechanical principle of the 4MATIC system featuring a 45:55 torque split between the front and rear axles and the multi-disc [...]
Mercedes-Benz has taken three first places in Europe’s largest public internet survey. The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG even scored top honours in two awards, winning both the super sports car and coupé category as well as simultaneously being voted Europe’s most popular car. The Mercedes-Benz R-Class also picked up an Internet Auto Award 2010 as Europe’s [...]
The new generation of the R-Class clazzles with a fresh new look. In many points the Mercedes-Benz R-Class was further developed and improved.
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In addition to the economical petrol variants adopted from the preceding model, with their customary effortless power delivery and high drive comfort, a range of optimised diesel engines enhances the appeal of the R-Class.
With a fuel consumption figure of 7.6 l/100 km (combined NEDC consumption), the R 300 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY requires around 7 percent [...]
The new-generation R-Class – Comprehensive safety concept: Eight airbags, crash-responsive head restraints and an electronic guardian angelDonnerstag, 17.Juni 2010
All models have numerous features as standard which help to make long journeys as well as short urban trips even safer and more relaxed.
These features include the unique anticipatory occupant protection system PRE-SAFE®, a complete restraint system with eight airbags, crash-responsive NECK-PRO front head restraints, a tyre pressure loss warning system and adaptive brake [...]
The latest-generation R-Class shows a new self-confidence. Its entire appearance is noticeably more attractive, underlining the unique character of this multi-talented vehicle.
The focus of the designers was on the completely restyled front section, with an emphasis on width and a horizontally structured bonnet to make the vehicle appear more harmonious, muscular and dynamic.
If there were a versatility test for automobile interiors, the R-Class would undoubtedly be a candidate for the top score. A wide variety of options are available when it comes to seat variations in particular:
designed for a relaxed, safe driving environment, the saloon offers five seats as standard in both the normal and long-wheelbase [...]
The new-generation R-Class – Model range and appointment variants: Diverse, comfortable and fully equippedMontag, 14.Juni 2010
The new R-Class enhances the merits of this vehicle category even further. In addition to the fresh exterior, the R-Class also impresses with a number of interior features in particular. These include the good use of space found in the latest MPVs and the comfort, high-class appeal and prestige of the S‑Class. At the same [...]
The redesigned 2011 R-Class once again raises the bar for the luxury crossover vehicle segment. In addition to the fresh exterior, the R-Class continues to boast a number of unique interior virtues, including the flexible use of space found in the latest crossovers combined with luxurious, first-class comfort.
Two new models are enhancing the Mercedes-Benz model port-folio in spring 2010. The new-generation R-Class can be ordered now, with an entry-level price of Euro 42,100*.
With a total of nine basic versions, this attractive, multi-talented series offers the widest model range in the premium touring saloon segment. The M-Class Grand Edition is entering model [...]
Eco is in: International celebrities from the worlds of film, TV and music are increasingly switching over to cars with reduced environmental impact and are choosing BlueTEC and hybrid models from Mercedes-Benz. It is above all in Hollywood that the Stuttgart-based car brand’s fuel-saving, low-emission vehicles are setting a new standard for luxury combined with [...]
At the New York International Auto Show the latest generation oft he R-Class takes tot he stage. The designers have given the SUV Tourer a completely new-look front end.
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The new R-Class enhances the merits of this unique vehicle category even further. In addition to the fresh exterior, the “twenty-ten” model year R-Class also impresses with a number of interior features in particular.
These include the economy of space found in the latest MPV’s, and the comfort, high-class appeal and prestige of the S‑Class. At [...]
Mercedes-Benz at the 2010 New York International Auto Show: World premiere of the new-generation R-Class and model offensive on the U.S. marketMittwoch, 31.März 2010
Following the successful start to the year with a clear rebound against the first quarter 2009, Mercedes-Benz is pushing forward with its model offensive on the U.S. market.
Taking center stage at today’s Mercedes press conference on the 2010 New York International Auto Show was the world premiere of the new-generation R-Class. The original SUV [...]
Yesterday we reported here all the details from the upcoming R-Class facelift. Now we have more pictures from the new generation.
A possible public premiere date for the R-Class facelift, is the New York Auto Show 2010.
Pictures: Daimler AG