2009 Mercedes-Benz C 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Prime Edition

Mercedes-Benz C 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Prime Edition

Although the 2009 Mercedes-Benz C 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Prime Edition limited edition compact sedan sports an extensive list of interesting features, the German brand’s PR department currently focuses on the new diesel engine that motivates the vehicle. The reason behind the decision is fairly self-explanatory: for decades diesel engines were perceived by American customers as dirty, smelly and not particularly fun to drive. On a market where gas was always dirt-cheap (well, at least compared to Europe where fuel is traditionally a subject of heavy taxes and costs a lot more,) the heavy fuel’s only advantage -higher efficiency- never managed to become a key factor when choosing a next car. Well, it is clear that Mercedes-Benz wants that to change.

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2008 Mercedes-Benz CLK Grand Edition: the last one?

2008 Mercedes-Benz CLK Grand Edition coupe-convertible
2008 Mercedes-Benz CLK Grand Edition

Mercedes-Benz is due to start selling the next iteration of its popular CLK coupe-convertible later this year or in the beginning of 2009. So it’s absolutely normal that sales of the current model are starting to stall and the company just have to offer some special edition version of the car to draw some public attention. Here comes the 2008 Mercedes-Benz CLK Grand Edition.

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Carlsson CK50 based on 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL500

Carlsson CK50 based on 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL500
Carlsson CK50 based on 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL500

German tuning specialist Carlsson has prepared its new tuning kit for the facelifted 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class roadster. Besides a mild power upgrade, the kit also offers a very tasteful aerodynamic package that not only enhances the vehicle’s aerodynamics at high speeds, but also actually makes the vehicle look even better than the original.

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