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Meet the team: Chris Lloyd, Service Team Leader

In terms of catering to the commercial servicing market, Mercedes-Benz South West are doing their utmost to meet the ever-increasing expectations of our customers. We recently welcomed a dedicated LCV Servicing and Trade Parts Hub for Mercedes-Benz of Exeter, and now comes the turn of Mercedes-Benz of Taunton, whose new LCV Servicing Centre premises opened […]

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£1-million Taunton workshop will keep Mercedes-Benz Vans customers’ businesses moving

The future has never looked brighter for Somerset-based operators of Mercedes-Benz vans following the opening of a state-of-the-art servicing facility in Taunton. The light commercial vehicle centre represents a £1 million investment by Mercedes-Benz South West, which has responded to soaring demand from customers for manufacturer-approved aftersales support. It is located at the edge of […]

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How to pay for a new car

We know that finding the initial money to pay for the car you have had your eye on is not always straightforward. This is why we thought it would be a good idea to get the opinion of an expert on what the different, and most sensible, ways of paying for your next vehicle may […]

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Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster

As released by Mercedes-Benz UK, 05/18. In time for the spring, Mercedes-AMG is extending its sports car portfolio with the new AMG GT S Roadster (combined fuel consumption: 11.5 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 262 g/km) as an attractive open-air model. With this latest addition the AMG GT family now has a dozen members: four two-door Coupés, three Roadsters, two […]

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The benefits of choosing a petrol car

One of the best features about all the latest cars in the Mercedes-Benz range is their versatility. With a wide variety of models available in both petrol and diesel, the discerning driver can rest assured in the knowledge they will be driving away with a truly high-quality vehicle, whatever their preferred fuel type. The petrol […]

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The benefits of choosing a diesel car

It would be fair to say that diesel cars have not always enjoyed favourable coverage in the press, with issues such as pollution concerns causing some reputational damage. However, as any owner will tell you, there are many reasons why buying a car with a diesel engine remains a very worthwhile and rewarding investment. From […]

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Visit us at the Royal Cornwall Show

From tomorrow, Mercedes-Benz South West will join the thousands of people flocking to Wadebridge, Cornwall, for another of the South West’s most anticipated summer events: the Royal Cornwall Show. Now in its 225th year in operation, the show will be running from 7 -9th June and will play host to a large array of agricultural […]

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How to prepare your car for long-distance travel

As the weather starts to warm up and the days grow longer, many of us start to think about ending our winter hibernation and venturing out on a trip or two. For those of us who love driving, there are few things more enjoyable than starting the engine, getting out on the open road and […]

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Meet the team: Jo Winter, Events Specialist

Over the course of the year, Mercedes-Benz South West attends (and hosts) upwards of 100 events across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. From the Royal Cornwall Show, Mercedes Trophy or sports Masterclasses with our ambassadors Peter Trego and Jack Yeandle, we are out at some of the most prestigious, picturesque venues in the South West, with […]

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Lane Keeping Assist

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What is: Active Lane Keeping Assist.

Active Lane Keeping Assist can warn the driver when they unintentionally leave their lane and can use one-sided braking intervention (via ESP) to help manoeuvre the vehicle back into its lane. Active Lane Keeping Assist monitors the area in front of your Mercedes-Benz by using a small camera at the top of the car’s windscreen. […]

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What does the GDPR mean to you?

On 25th May, the most comprehensive reform to data security and privacy since the 1998 Data Protection Act comes into effect: the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As a term that has been unavoidable in the media over the last few months, but that is all too often left unexplained, we wanted to delve into […]

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