Mercedes-Benz Passenger Car - Committed to Combustion

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Committed to Combustion

Last year, an all-time high of 1.3 million diesel cars were acquired by UK drivers attracted by the high performance and low fuel consumption offered by these models. This March alone, a further 250,000 new diesel cars were registered – a monthly record according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).  However, amidst […]

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Mercedes Original quality tyre seal.

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Safe motoring with genuine tyres.

In close cooperation with leading tyre manufacturers, and according to stringent test criteria, Mercedes-Benz develops tyres that are perfectly configured for its vehicle models. In addition to assured quality, each wheel/tyre combination is optimally tailored to the vehicle and its safety systems to achieve the very best ride comfort, to minimise noise levels and to […]

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Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC

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4MATIC: a truly gripping driving experience.

The first design concepts for an all-wheel-drive (AWD) vehicle came at the hands of Paul Daimler, son of Gottleib Daimler – inventor of the first internal combustion motorcycle, car and boat and cofounder of Mercedes-Benz. A mechanical engineer himself, Paul first put forward his designs in 1903. From these came such off-road greats as the […]

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James Macey - MercedesTrophy 2016 Finalist

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Local golfer represents Team UK in MercedesTrophy World Finals

A Taunton man teed up alongside golfers from more than 30 countries in the final of the world’s largest amateur championship in Germany last weekend. James Macey, who has a handicap of 5, travelled to Stuttgart for the MercedesTrophy World Final, where he helped Team UK to a seventh-place finish. The MercedesTrophy, which was established […]

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class, C 350 e

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The best of both worlds.

Hybrid vehicles combine all the advantages of the internal combustion engine with the benefits of electric power to achieve superior performance and exceptional efficiency. Seen here outside Mercedes-Benz of Taunton, the C 350 e is one of the newest additions to the Mercedes-Benz hybrid range. Because it boasts some of the most advanced hybrid technology […]

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The Mercedes-Benz SLC

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A sports car with class, comfort and precision.

This time last year, Mrs Bray purchased her new SLC 250d AMG Line from Mercedes-Benz of Truro. She was looking for a sports car that outperformed her highly regarded Porsche Boxster S; a car she had driven happily for over seven years. “My only criteria when I was looking for a replacement car was that […]

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Mercedes-Benz top colours of 2017

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The top car colours of 2017

Whether purchasing new or Approved Used, deciding on the colour of your next car can be as big a decision as choosing the car itself. Even if it isn’t something we feel particularly strongly about, research suggests that a massive 39% of us are likely to change brands if we can’t get a car in […]

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Hospicare Exeter

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Mercedes-Benz South West are proud to support Hospiscare for second year running.

Hospiscare launches their Coffee Morning month with the help of Mercedes-Benz South West. Richard Golsworthy (Exeter General Sales Manager) and Dean Baynes (New Car Sales Manager) presented Hospiscare, Judi Spiers and the famous birthday announcement reading bunny Gus Honeybun with their personalised Mercedes-Benz cabriolet last week. Judi and Hospiscare (and Gus) will be travelling around the county in […]

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Workplace Driver Training

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Reducing the risks of driving at work.

Figures from the Department for Transport conclude that more than a quarter of all road traffic incidents may involve somebody who is driving as part of their work. In fact, driving is the most dangerous work activity that most people partake in. Research by The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) uncovered that […]

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SMARTathlon

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Free SMARTathlon at Dartmoor Zoo

Join our team on Saturday 16th September for a free smart family fun day out at Dartmoor Zoo where you can put our smart cars to the test. Guests will be able to take on a series of smart car challenges, enjoy a free burger, giant garden games and of course, explore the zoo discovering […]

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NCAP safety ratings

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Five star safety rating for the three-pointed star

Euro NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme) is a five star rating system for new cars based on their performance in simulated accident scenarios. The designated rating reflects the results of these vehicle tests but also considers the availability of the safety equipment to the general public. It is therefore the vehicles that have high performing […]

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Dream Car Event 2017

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AMG performance day 2017

Updated: Attendee Information. We are excited to announce that the highly anticipated AMG Performance Day will return to the Mercedes-Benz South West this September. Taking place on Thursday 14 September from the beautiful Yarner House, Dartmoor, attendees will be offered the unique chance to test out a collection of our favourite AMG models while indulging in the best of […]

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