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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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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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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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Let us keep you moving

Let us help you keep your Mercedes-Benz firing on all cylinders! There is nothing worse than when your car is off the road; it can cause you delays, time off work and potentially a loss of income. Here at Mercedes-Benz we like to ensure that vehicle downtime is kept to a minimum and that you […]

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The top reasons why you should buy an electric car

Change can be hard. Upgrading to a newer model car is something that requires a great deal of thought, as it is important that you choose something that is going to meet your needs whilst exceeding your expectations. This is why your decision can be made even harder when you introduce electric cars into the […]

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What shape

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What’s your perfect shape?

We are a fan of all vehicle shapes and sizes here at Mercedes-Benz. And while we certainly have no favourites, we know that vehicle usage and lifestyle will guide that all important decision for many of our customers. Are you looking for space and practicality? Then an estate or saloon may be just what you’re […]

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Mercedes-Benz love stories

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My Mercedes-Benz Love Story

It is either a time you swoon for, or one that makes you run for the hills (or that tub of ice cream). But whether you are loved up or not, Valentine’s Day is a great time to remind all those we hold dear just how special they are. And that includes us! Sharing the […]

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How much vehicle tax will you pay in 2019?

At the end of 2018 the government announced another car tax hike to hit us on April 1st 2019. This will be the third Vehicle Excise Duty rate adjustment in the last couple of years. The new rates for VED from 1 April 2019 were clarified in the Overview of Tax Legislation and Rates document […]

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