Mercedes Benz Road Tests

Want a quick Mercedes-Benz A-Class but don't want to wait for the A 45? With its turbocharged four-cylinder engine, the AMG A 35 provides plenty of excitement.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019
Mercedes-AMG has added yet another high-performance vehicle to its range with the introduction of the CLA 45 S 4MATIC+.
Tue, 30 Jul 2019
A seven-seat SUV that's barely larger than a Mercedes-Benz A-Class... should the GLB be on your shortlist?
Mon, 02 Dec 2019
If you've got more than £120,000 to spend on a car for transporting the whole family at speed, should you consider the new Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door?
Mon, 04 Feb 2019
If the standard AMG GT Roadster is too puny for you, how about another 81PS? That’s the chief improvement if you up for the 557PS Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster.
Fri, 08 Sep 2017
Third generation of Mercedes-Benz's compact hatchback is a radical departure from before and lines up squarely against the BMW 1 Series and the new Audi A3.
Fri, 29 Jun 2012
Mercedes-Benz tries to inject more comfort and overall appeal into its family hatchback, with partial success.
Wed, 16 Sep 2015
The Mercedes Benz A-Class receives the AMG treatment and becomes a rather heavy-hitting super-hot hatchback in the process. It might have 360PS and cracks 60mph in five seconds, but does that make it any good?
Tue, 25 Jun 2013
The new A-Class retains the odd mini MPV styling of the original but is far better to drive.
Wed, 19 Jan 2005
Although the new A-Class might not look much different to its predecessor, it's a huge improvement in terms of the interior and how well it drives.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018
The new Mercedes-Benz B-Class is set to take on the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer. But does it justify its hefty price tag?
Mon, 10 Dec 2018
After a normal car, getting into the Mercedes Benz B Class is slightly odd. But it makes for a good family car.
Thu, 03 Aug 2006
The revised B-Class remains a useful small MPV but now comes with more efficient engines.
Sat, 13 Dec 2014
A facelifted Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Big deal, right? It looks the same, and no doubt drives the same as its predecessor.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018
The drop-top C-Class is every bit as good as the Coupe, but with the added advantage of extra sunshine. Weather permitting...
Wed, 08 Jun 2016
The C-Class now comes with a 1.6-litre diesel engine in the C200. Can it still cut the mustard in a premium saloon?
Fri, 11 Jul 2014
Mercedes-Benz thinks the C220 BlueTec diesel is the C-Class most people will choose - but is it the best of the bunch?
Tue, 24 Jun 2014
Mercedes-Benz has done such a good job with its facelifted C-Class that it’s in danger of overshadowing the bigger E-Class.
Mon, 21 Mar 2011
We've waited a long time for this new generation C-Class so can it match the BMW and Audi?
Wed, 30 Apr 2008
Despite 30-odd years of effort, Mercedes-Benz has never built a super saloon that can match the M3. Can the new C63 AMG finally lift the Bavarian curse?
Thu, 28 May 2015
The monstrous, brutally powerful AMG C63 engine is now available in the C-Class Coupe. But is it as exciting as the Saloon and Estate versions?
Mon, 13 Jun 2011
With the new C-Class about to go on sale in the UK, Mercedes-Benz chooses to make sure the old one goes out in style. And how.
Thu, 10 Apr 2014
Image goes a long way when it comes to selling cars. Just ask Mercedes-Benz. The famous three-pointed star still holds immense stature.
Mon, 18 Jun 2007
Does the rather oddball CLA make more sense as an estate - or Shooting Brake as Mercedes likes to call it?
Tue, 10 Mar 2015
Mercedes-Benz adds a boot to the A-Class to create the swoopy CLA and a whole new niche in the market.
Mon, 11 Mar 2013
Mercedes-Benz CLS Coupe gets more space, sharper styling and new engines for 2018.
Thu, 08 Mar 2018
With its dramatic styling and coupe-like silhouette, the CLS is very different from other Mercedes-Benz saloons.
Mon, 02 May 2005
Is the oddly monikered CLS Shooting Brake merely style over substance? Or a genuinely more practical version of the four-door coupe.
Thu, 20 Sep 2012
The All-Terrain is the top-of-the-line, slightly taller E-Class Estate with a huge breadth of abilities - and a price tag to match.
Tue, 03 Apr 2018
There is one major surprise with the Mercedes E-Class All-Terrain - why has it taken so long for the German firm to come up with a rival to the Audi A6 Allroad?
Wed, 07 Dec 2016
Mercedes-Benz has updated the engine range in the E-Class adding a new E400d model.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018
With new engines and close to 2000 improvements, the E-Class is better than ever.
Tue, 25 Jul 2006
The revised E-Class gets a redesigned front end along with new petrol engines and more standard equipment. It makes the upmarket Mercedes-Benz more appealing than ever.
Thu, 14 Feb 2013
The E-Class Cabriolet offers the kind of luxurious motoring you'd expect from a Mercedes, along with stylish soft-top looks.
Thu, 29 Jun 2017
This is Mercedes-Benz's answer to the Jaguar I-Pace, Audi e-tron and Tesla Model X. But is it impressive enough to justify a £65,000 price tag?
Wed, 15 May 2019
The big and brutish Mercedes-Benz G-Class diesel is back and better than ever.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018
Its elderly roots are both a help and a hindrance but its enduring popularity explains why the G-Class has received yet another mild update for the 2018 model year.
Sat, 14 Oct 2017
As well as four wheel drive, the Mercedes Benz GLA offers the rear legroom and boot capacity of a C Class.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014
Mercedes-Benz has revised the GLC range for 2019 with updated engines and styling tweaks.
Sat, 08 Jun 2019
If you want the biggest 4x4 that Mercedes-Benz makes, the GL is it.
Sat, 01 Jul 2006
Mercedes-Benz is muscling in on the BMW X6 with a sporty, swoopy SUV of its own - the GLE Coupe.
Thu, 25 Jun 2015
The GLS might sound unfamiliar, but it's actually the new name for the GL and the additional S denotes its new-found attachment to the S-Class family.
Wed, 02 Dec 2015
Designed to rival the popular X5, the new ML majors on comfort and improved quality.
Sun, 11 Sep 2005
The odd R-Class crosses lots of boundaries. It's part MPV, part luxury saloon and very, very big.
Fri, 21 Jul 2006
Is the superbly refined, opulent and powerful soft-top S-Class really worth more than £100,000?
Wed, 13 Apr 2016
If you travel in London then the S-Class Plug-In Hybrid makes a lot of sense, but it comes at a price...
Sat, 13 Dec 2014
One of the most expensive Mercedes-Benz models you can get is the AMG version of the S-Class Coupe.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Six years into its model life, we have a new Mercedes S-Class. Is it still the best luxury limo around?
Sat, 01 Oct 2005
In early 2006 the Mercedes-Benz SL range was significantly revamped. Under the skin are new engines and transmissions in the SL350 and SL500.
Sun, 12 Feb 2006
The Mercedes-Benz SL roadster for 2012 goes all-aluminium for the first time, bringing with it added fuel efficiency and greater driving dynamics.
Thu, 22 Mar 2012
Mercedes-Benz has gone over the SLK with a fine-toothed comb, changing the styling, dynamics and even the name - to SLC.
Wed, 06 Apr 2016
The Mercedes Benz SLK in 2006 is probably the most exquisite piece of street jewellery you can buy. It’s a ‘must have’ ‘want one’ kind of car on its looks alone.
Sun, 11 Jun 2006
Mercedes-Benz has facelifted the SLK for 2008 with a new look and improved engines.
Mon, 26 May 2008
 

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