Mercedes

  • Mercedes-Benz testing future ADAS on Australian roads

    Mercedes-Benz Australia have announced they will begin testing various vehicle technologies on Australian roads. These technologies include current and upcoming Active Safety and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) in conjunction with the Mercedes-Benz Research and Development team based in Sindelfingen, Germany. These systems are the groundwork required for autonomous driving,...
  • Mercedes-AMG launch the W08, the 2017 F1 car with “Electric Intelligence”

    Overnight Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport unveiled the W08, the car they hope can take them to another Formula 1 Championship. The new car was launched without the fanfare of others, there were no lights, no music, just an interactive 360 live stream on the team’s website. This year, you’ll see the...
  • Watch: Mercedes-AMG GT R smash production car record at Bathurst in 360

    If you’ve got a spare $349,000 laying around (plus dealer delivery and on-roads), then you could buy a Mercedes-AMG GT R (from July) and know you’re in the fastest production car to ever cut a lap around Bathurst. Making its Australian debut, the AMG GT R smashed the 6.2km circuit in...
  • Interview: Toto Wolff speaks about Mercedes F1 reliability

    Mercedes have been the best at F1 for a few years now, but that just got upset at Monaco, with Daniel Ricciardo beating Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to pole in the Monaco Grand Prix. Back in March, at the Melbourne GP, I had the opportunity to sit down with...
  • Mercedes is putting QR codes on cars to speed up rescues

    QR codes, those little barcode things that business’ try to use to link you to a product through with a quick scan through your phone, well, they can have the potential to link to A LOT of information through one snapshot, and it seems that Mercedes-Benz has found a...