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Van Conversions for UK Staycations

It won’t have escaped you that over the last 18 months, going on a foreign holiday has either been very difficult or impossible. While some people have managed to holiday overseas as the travel restrictions have lifted, many more have chosen to enjoy a staycation here in the UK.  If you’ve been following our Sustainable […]

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Digital Driving Licenses

The Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced that digital driving licences are on their way, with provisional digital licences to be offered by 2024 and full digital licences following at a later date. But what does this latest example of digitisation mean for the drivers of the UK? And will the changes finally bring the […]

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New A-Class Saloon exterior front profile

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The Mercedes-Benz A-Class Saloon

The A-Class hatchback has continued to redefine the compact car segment since its creation in 1997. Now, a completely new breed of the best-selling range is here. The A-Class Saloon adds to the prestigious ranks of the Mercedes-Benz sedan, alongside the C, E and S-class. It is our pleasure to introduce you to the Mercedes-Benz […]

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LCv technician

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Light Commercial Vehicle Technician Opportunity

Mercedes-Benz South West may be best known for its passenger car sales and servicing but over the years we have seen our LCV offering evolve and we continue to expand and grow in this area. Our LCV centres have been instrumental in keeping local businesses running as smoothly as possible, especially during the pandemic when […]

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Why an Electric Vehicle is a Winter Wonder

The winter months can prove challenging for drivers. Wet weather can increase slip on the roads as well as reduced visibility and ice making for tricky conditions. However, an electric vehicle poses many benefits for the winter months and could be the best way to brighten up this bleak season. Set your temperature Electric vehicles […]

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Car Depreciation

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Car Depreciation – Tips for making your vehicle last longer

Car depreciation is inevitable. The difference between the price you pay for your vehicle and the price you would get if you decided to sell it, car depreciation is the rate your car’s value decreases over time. You can use a car depreciation calculator to check how well your vehicle is keeping its value, however […]

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driving in winter

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Preparing For A Safe Winters Journey

Driving in the winter months can be more challenging so it’s vital that your car is in proper working order. Research from the AA suggests breakdowns are 20% more common in the winter months. To help with your winters journeys we have spoken to our service team to find out what they suggest to check […]

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Sustainable Summer Road Trip – Cornwall

As summer draws to a close, so does our Sustainable Summer Road Trip. We have shown off some of the best parts of our corner of the country, all behind the wheel of our electric and hybrid vehicles. The final leg of our trip takes us to the home of the Cornish pasty, Poldark and […]

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EQE

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Introducing The New EQE

The all electric EQE is the latest model to be added to the Mercedes-EQ range and the second business saloon following the luxury EQS saloon launch. Business avant-garde with progressive luxury The EQE features a sporty ‘purpose design’ with all the characteristic elements of Mercedes-EQ, one-bow lines and cab-forward design. Sensual Purity is reflected in […]

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Autumn Accessories

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Five Mercedes-Benz Accessories for a Safe Autumn Drive

As the evenings begin to draw in, and the season’s changing we’ve rounded up the top five accessories for a safe Autumn drive. By choosing a Mercedes-Benz Genuine Accessory, you are guaranteeing yourself the high quality and reliability that we are known for. From technical equipment to keep you protected, to merchandise to help keep […]

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Long Wheelbase vs. Short Wheelbase – What’s the Difference?

When looking for your perfect van, you will have considered what cargo you will be carrying and the types of location you will be visiting but have you considered what wheel base best suits your requirements? The wheelbase of any vehicle is the distance between the centre of the front wheels and the centre of […]

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