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Small on the outside, big on the inside.

The size and agility of the smart car range is what sets it aside from its counterparts. As the saying goes, good things come in small packages. Because it is so in tune with the demands of the city, the smart fortwo has revolutionised urban driving. Here are just some of the reasons why: Never an uphill struggle. […]

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Mercedes-Benz Southwest Takes You There

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Summer Half Term – Things To Do In The Southwest

The spring season is coming to a close and the summer half term break presents a great opportunity to explore. Mercedes-Benz Southwest is proud to be part of our local communities. The Mercedes-Benz takes you there campaign is about connecting local people to local places, in comfort and style. We’ve hunted out the best things to […]

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Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupé

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Changing proportions, style redefined.

After the world’s most intelligent executive Saloon, the Estate and the All-Terrain, the successful E-Class family now welcomes another new member: the Coupé. Based technically on the Saloon, the Coupé showcases the next step in the evolution of the Mercedes-Benz design language. Revised proportions improve driving dynamics and comfort while maintaining the expressive shaping that is unique to […]

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The Mercedes-Benz A-Class

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The A-Class – a game changer for a reason.

In March 1997, Mercedes-Benz unveiled its new pioneering model to a global public at the Geneva Motor Show. Bearing the internal designation of the W 168 model series, the newcomer attracted a great deal of attention – and, a short time later, a certain amount of criticism too after an A-Class tipped over in the so-called “moose […]

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The Big Debate: Petrol vs Diesel.

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The Big Debate – Petrol vs Diesel

The debate between the suitability of petrol or diesel vehicles is nothing new. It is a decision all car buyers must make and is often the first choice made when buying a new car. However, Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Spring Budget reignited the UK’s commitment to improving air quality and with it the promise to “explore the […]

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Mercedes-Benz Classic Cars

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Mercedes-Benz: the classic cars.

This weekend, Mercedes-Benz South West were thrilled to welcome 42 members of the Mercedes-Benz Owner’s Club and their impressive collection of classic Mercedes-Benz cars to our Exeter showroom. Founded in 1952, the Mercedes-Benz Club was the first of its kind. Created to bring together like-minded Mercedes-Benz enthusiasts and share in events throughout the UK, the […]

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Approved Used Multi-Point Check

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Used, but not what you’re used to!

Our Used Car Experts here at Mercedes-Benz South West acknowledge the potential apprehension individuals have when deciding between new or used. What is the better investment? What’s included? What can you expect in terms of quality when buying second hand? Our comprehensive Approved Used acquisition programme exists for this very reason: to guarantee the quality […]

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Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport F1 launch 2017 at Silverstone

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Designed, Developed, and Driven To Be The Best

There are many reasons to be enthusiastic about the start of a new Formula 1 season. This lies not only in the thrill and anticipation of each Grand Prix weekend and the chase for the overall championship, but also in the spectacle of the vehicles themselves. Formula 1 has long been lauded for its huge […]

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The all-new smart forrail.

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The all-new smart forrail.

Further to the International Press Release on 12th February, we are delighted to announce UK specification for the all new smart forrail, the world’s first personal commuting train pod. Combining conventional rail functionality with modern-day comfort and connectivity, the smart forrail really is an all-new inter-city mover. Available in both two and four-seat capacity, the […]

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The Mercedes-Benz South West experience.

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My convertible and me.

Meet Mrs East; speed fanatic, South West explorer and long-term Mercedes-Benz customer. A true lover of convertibles, Mrs East has previously owned a Honda S2000, a Mazda MX5 and no less than four Mercedes-Benz SLKs. In May 2016, she furthered this passion by taking home a Mercedes-Benz SLC soon after its release in spring of the […]

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Mercedes-Benz Business Solutions

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Are you prepared to pay more vehicle tax?

From 1st April 2017 changes in Road Fund Licence calculations could substantially affect running costs over your vehicle’s contractual hire period. As announced in the 2015 budget, fees for the first year of registration will be based on CO2 emissions. If your vehicle at first registration is under £40K a standard charge of  £140 will […]

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