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Meet the team: Lee Nash, After Sales Director

Lee has been with Mercedes-Benz South West since 2010. For nearly 9 years he acted as General Manager for our Plymouth dealership before accepting the position of Aftersales Director at the end of 2018. “I was born and raised in St Albans, Hertfordshire and started my career at the local Vauxhall car dealership, selling cars. […]

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The New Mercedes-Benz GLC

The newly updated Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class has shed its conservative skin, with notable design changes that have transformed the premium compact crossover into a sportier, more muscular SUV. But it’s not only the aesthetics of the new GLC that have changed dramatically. It has also received a raft of new state-of-the-art tech that includes the pioneering […]

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Driving for work

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12 things to consider when driving for work

Did you know that between a quarter and a third of all road traffic collisions involve someone driving as part of their job? The responsibility for ensuring employees are kept safe when driving for work lies not only with the driver, but also with their employer. So, what do employers and their staff need to […]

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Safety Tips for Spring Driving

Winter undoubtedly brings some pretty challenging driving conditions, but spring in the UK is the one season that can subject you to every weather condition on the same day. Hopefully, you can wave goodbye to early mornings spent defrosting the car, but the lighter evenings and warmer days can bring some dangers of their own. […]

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The Geneva International Motor Show: Access all areas

The Geneva International Motor Show is a highly anticipated annual event where the A-Z of car manufacturers showcase all that’s worth knowing about their brands. This is the place to be to find out all of the newest models and technology in the Automotive World. The show didn’t officially open to the public until the […]

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International Womens Day Mercedes-Benz South West

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International Women’s Day: Steering clear of stereotypes

Time was, when a successful career in the motor industry was almost entirely a male preserve.  Not any longer – not at our dealerships, at least. Progress for career women in the car industry has been pretty patchy since the United Nations first adopted 8 March as International Women’s Day back in the 1970s. But […]

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Leanna Massey HR Advisor Mercedes-Benz South West

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Meet the team: Leanna Massey, HR Advisor

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we thought we’d introduce and celebrate the achievements of one of the women who has made herself a staple in the Mercedes-Benz South West Family. Meet our HR Advisor, Leanna Massey! Leanna is based at our Exeter dealership, but is responsible for HR support across all of our locations throughout […]

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Meet the team: Lewis Cudlipp, General Manager

For our next introduction into the teams that are the lifeblood of Mercedes-Benz South West, we are heading to our Plymouth dealership and their newly appointment General Manager, Lewis Cudlipp. Lewis joined the motor industry in 1998 and trained as a technician with Honda before moving into sales for car audio equipment. Having then worked […]

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driving dynamism

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What is Driving Dynamism?

As a Mercedes-Benz owner or someone with an interest in the performance vehicle sector, ‘driving dynamism’ is a term you’ll probably be familiar with. It’s used to describe the dynamics of how a vehicle reacts to specific driver inputs to deliver maximum control, comfort and driving pleasure. Although the term is used throughout the industry, […]

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AMG GT 4 door coupe exterior

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The New Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupé

With stunning performance, striking looks and an imposing on-road performance, the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT 4-door Coupé is coming to a showroom near you. Previously only available as a 2-door, the 4-door GT Coupé offers a level of comfort and versatility you wouldn’t expect from a thoroughbred race car. Interior Combining genuine motorsport performance with the […]

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New 19 plates

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New Number Plates: Should you wait?

Every year, the months of March and September see bumper car sales in the UK, and as you can see from the graph below, they are the most popular months for new car sales by a considerable margin. Why? Well, it’s certainly no coincidence that these are the months when new number plates are released. […]

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The 2018 MercedesTrophy Journey

Back in October 2018, we travelled to Scotland – heading for one particular destination… the home of golf, St Andrews. Making the journey with us were Glynn, Richard and Stewart… our three MercedesTrophy 2018 National Finalists. After each individually competing their way through a ballot, qualifying day, retailer final, market area final and a National […]

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