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New Acura CDX Compact SUV Exposed In China, Rivals Mercedes GLA

New Acura CDX Compact SUV Exposed In China, Rivals Mercedes GLA
These are the first pictures of Acura's brand-new CDX compact SUV that will have its world premiere at next week's 2016 Beijing Auto Show in China. The CDX is the production version of Acura's SUV-X Concept from the 2013 Auto China Show in Shanghai.
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Mercedes developing EVA platform for four electric vehicles

Mercedes developing EVA platform for four electric vehicles
Since the initial report, the launch order has changed. Now the midsize sedan comes first, followed by a midsized SUV, and they come in 2018 instead of 2019. After that will come the large sedan and large SUV – and the entire line-up will be aimed at …
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2016 Mercedes GLA receives a light interior redecorating

2016 Mercedes GLA receives a light interior redecorating
With its progressive design, comfortable everyday driving, off-road capability and versatility, the Mercedes-Benz GLA is a decidedly progressive interpretation of the compact SUV. All-new for model year 2015, the GLA for 2016 delivers new infotainment …
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Advanced luxury: 2015 Mercedes ML400 hits but doesn't beat expectations

Advanced luxury: 2015 Mercedes ML400 hits but doesn't beat expectations
Up to speed: The 3.0-liter biturbo V-6 standard at 400 level produces 329 horsepower, so the large SUV has plenty of get up and go. No turbo lag to speak of, the ML400 is quick right out of the starting gate. (A 250 has a 2.1-liter 200-horsepower …
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Jeep Plans Luxury Model to Target Mercedes SUVs, Range Rover

Jeep Plans Luxury Model to Target Mercedes SUVs, Range Rover
Jeep is developing a luxury sport utility vehicle to rival the Range Rover. It's a bold gambit that will test anew the elasticity of a brand that started life selling army trucks in World War II and has so far managed not to alienate hard-core off …
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Lexus and Mercedes to Heat Up SUV Battle at New York Auto Show

Lexus and Mercedes to Heat Up SUV Battle at New York Auto Show
The battle for leadership of the U.S. luxury auto market heated up today as Lexus and Mercedes-Benz debuted new SUVs at the New York International Auto Show. Lexus introduced a new version of its RX, the brand's most popular vehicle. Mercedes showed …
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Maybach SUV a possibility, Mercedes official says

Maybach SUV a possibility, Mercedes official says
Mercedes-Benz is in the midst of resuscitating its Maybach brand, but with British rivals Rolls-Royce and Bentley planning SUVs, it's logical to wonder whether Maybach will soon get a truck of its own. The German carmaker is at least thinking about it, …
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Cannon Shoots for Mercedes Gains in North America

Cannon Shoots for Mercedes Gains in North America
NEW YORK – Bullish about his brand's prospects as well as those of the entire industry, Steve Cannon, CEO of Mercedes-Benz USA, predicts 2015 will see an “SUV feeding frenzy” that will help boost U.S. auto sales above the 17 million mark for the first …
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2016 Mercedes GLE family includes its first plug-in hybrid

2016 Mercedes GLE family includes its first plug-in hybrid
NEW YORK — Mercedes planned a flashy presentation of its new GLE utility vehicle family, that now includes a plug-in hybrid, Tuesday night on the eve of the start of the New York auto show. In January, Mercedes showed the new GLE Coupe version of the …
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