Collision Prevention Assist Plus

Mercedes-Benz holds over 85,000 patents for the automobile most of which are safety related.  Through the introduction of these numerous pioneering safety solutions and technologies, Mercedes-Benz continues to define new standards for vehicle safety.  One of the latest to be introduced is Collision Prevention Assist Plus or CPA+ for short.  A part of the larger Intelligent Drive System, CPA+ adds autonomous braking to the current Collision Prevention Assist System.

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Mercedes-Benz Continues It’s Roll

MBUSA May 2014 Sales

Mercedes-Benz continues it’s roll into May with Mercedes-Benz USA posting it’s fifth record sales month of 2014 with 26,617 vehicles sold.  MBUSA reports sales up 6.5% over last years record year.  Additionally, Sprinter and smart are both having a great year with Sprinter up 23.5% and smart up 8% over last year.  All-in-all MBUSA is reporting 138,374 total vehicles sold for 2014.

Top sellers in May continue to be the C, E, M-Class vehicles.  The all new S-Class is still out selling it’s BMW, Audi and Lexus counter parts combined as reported by Motortrend in May.

There are still a lot of vehicles yet to make their debut this year for MBUSA including the GLA, S-Coupe, B-Class and the redesigned C-Class.  We are looking forward to late summer early fall when these vehicles will become available.

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA Announcement

Mercedes-Benz GLA

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA

Mercedes-Benz USA has announced the all new 2015 GLA SUV.  The Mercedes-Benz GLA with its progressive design and agile handling both on and off the road, will be Mercedes-Benz’s first entry into the compact premium SUV segment.  The GLA features a new generation permanent all-wheel drive with fully variable torque distribution.  The launch date is set for Fall 2014 for the GLA250 4MATIC and Early 2015 for the GLA250 2 wheel drive. Continue reading