LG Electronics will help Mercedes with the infotainment system

It’s perhaps a bit sad but cars are becoming smartphone on wheels, defined by their software and their tech, not by their engines. The auto market per se is struggling, but the tech aspect of it is thriving. Mercedes-Benz, for example, has partnered up with LG Electronics to develop the infotainment system in the EQS. … More LG Electronics will help Mercedes with the infotainment system

Will all future Mercedes models look like this?

Audi, BMW and Mercedes have been fighting one another to establish dominance in the market for ages, and it’s basically a cycle. At the moment, I’d take Audi over BMW and Merc any day of the week, but Mercedes is an innovator, by definition, and this is their response to Audi’s Skysphere. It’s called the … More Will all future Mercedes models look like this?

Mercedes is the ultimate hustler, first they sell you the car, then they sell you the luggage set for it

You gotta love Mercedes’ MO. First they build a car, then they team up with a clothing company to create a luggage set that’s specifically designed to fit in the boot of the car in question. The car in question being the 2023 Mercedes-AMG SL. The ‘Santoni for AMG’ collection includes a beauty case (28 … More Mercedes is the ultimate hustler, first they sell you the car, then they sell you the luggage set for it

The upcoming Mercedes EQXX will be a ‘software-driven prototype’, whatever that means

Mercedes is expanding the EQ line-up with yet another saloon/coupe/whatever, dubbed the Vision EQXX, which is going to be revelaed at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on January 3, 2022. They’ve also released one teaser image and the shape looks interesting, almost like a fastback four-door coupe. Mercedes CEO Ola Källenius … More The upcoming Mercedes EQXX will be a ‘software-driven prototype’, whatever that means

The EQB is the electric B-Class we never asked for (jk, I actually like it)

I feel like at Mercedes-Benz, they are making it up as they go with the EQ line up. They launched the EQC a few years ago, which is essentially just another SUV, and then they realised it would make more sense to build a parallel range of cars, with one electric car for every equivalent … More The EQB is the electric B-Class we never asked for (jk, I actually like it)

Here’s why Virgil Abloh’s Geländewagen is one of Mercedes’ most important concept cars

I remember the moment I learnt about the existence of Virgil Abloh, clear as day, I was having a drink with a friend – she works as a stylist – and she airdropped a picture of a pair of Off-White Converse – they were actually transparent – and I thought they were ultra-cool. I tried … More Here’s why Virgil Abloh’s Geländewagen is one of Mercedes’ most important concept cars

Virgil Abloh sadly passes away, but his ideas will live on

Virgil Abloh, fashion designer and head of design at Louis Vuitton, has passed away at the age of 41 due to a rare form of cancer. Abloh has also worked with Mercedes-Benz on the Geländewagen project, a unique and quirky Mercedes G-Wagen painted in off-white, Abloh’s signature colour as well as the name of his … More Virgil Abloh sadly passes away, but his ideas will live on