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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MercedesTrophy World Final 2016

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A MercedesTrophy triumph for the South West

The champion of the 2016 MercedesTrophy Tournament is soon to be crowned and a local entree is in with a fighting chance. Somerset based James Macey has successfully gained a place at the 2016 tournament’s MercedesTrophy World Finals taking place this October, 12 months after his success at the National Final. He is one of […]

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BSO - last night of the proms

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Concert discounts for friends of Mercedes-Benz South West

AMENDMENT: Liquidation of promotor Stephen C. & Associates forces cancellation of Olly Murs and BSO Proms concert weekend.  Mercedes-Benz South West are extremely saddened to learn of the cancellation of the forthcoming concert weekend at Powderham Castle featuring Olly Murs and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.  While the venue is looking at ways to make a […]

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Mercedes-Benz Cabriolet Range

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Open all hours…

The Mercedes-Benz Cabriolet range comes in all sizes. In fact, no other manufacturer offers quite so much choice. Options extend from the smart fortwo cabrio and the SLC to the E-Class and S-Class Cabriolets. Last year alone saw the release of new SL and SLC roadsters and the C-Class and S-Class Cabriolets. This has continued […]

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Mercedes-Benz body types

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Which body style is right for me?

From the SUV to the Hatchback, the Coupé to the Convertible, there is a body type out there to suit every taste and practicality. With each offering slightly different qualities, it can be hard to know which option best suits your requirements. To determine which one best suits which function/s, we have compared the design conventions of […]

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Mercedes-Benz

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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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Things To Do In The South West

The spring season is coming to a close and the summer half term break presents a great opportunity to explore. Mercedes-Benz South West 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 […]

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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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