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Mar 17, 2023, 3:59 PM EDT
Mercedes to offer 'super computer-like performance' in cars with Google partnership
Automaker Mercedes-Benz and Google announced a partnership on Wednesday that will allow drivers to access navigation, automatic rerouting and other features in vehicles.
Mercedes recalling over 292K vehicles to fix brake issue
In rare cases of very severe corrosion, hard breaking could potentially cause mechanical damage to the brake booster, resulting in brake failure and increasing the risk of a crash. A foot-activated parking brake would still work.
Russia war could further escalate auto prices and shortages
A low supply of electrical wiring due to Russia's war on Ukraine had crippled some vehicle production.
Ultra-rare 1955 Mercedes-Benz Gullwing auctioned for record $6,825,000
A 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing with an aluminum body was auctioned by RM Sotheby's for a model-record $6,825,000.
Car companies plan for electric vehicles by 2040, but infrastructure demands pose major stumbling block
Experts call the switch to electric vehicles a "generational shift" not seen since the adoption of oil and gas in the 1800s.
Carmakers get inventive as global chip crisis bites
Whether buying computer chips directly from manufacturers, reconfiguring cars, or producing them with parts missing, automakers are having to get creative to cope with the global shortage of semiconductors.
US probing whether Mercedes vans can roll away unexpectedly
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating whether some Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans can shift out of park and unexpectedly roll away.