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  • Who said you can’t compare a Mercedes-Benz C-Class with a Toyota Camry?

    The problem with Facebook’s newsfeed’s algorithms is that it feeds you what other like-minded people are seeing, rightly or wrongly. Worse, many see the comments section as a source of information.Very quickly, our society has become one that is fragmented into groups that speak only within each other’s echo chambers – each seeing what they want to see and hearing what they want to hear, with Facebook serving as a massive amplifier of confirmation biases.This is why fring

    Hans

    Hans

    Jun 14, 2020

  • You can now add illuminated turbine vents to your old Mercedes-Benz

    Ambient lighting is a reasonably new feature on Mercedes-Benz models, as the feature was first introduced on selected models starting from 2017. So, what if you have a Mercedes-Benz that isn’t fitted with ambient lighting?No worries as some ingenious seller from China came up with a solution in the form of aftermarket air-conditioning vents with lighting, as well as light strips for the cabin.According to the seller, the air-conditioning vents are available for the W205-generation C-C

    Eric

    Eric

    Jun 09, 2020

  • Volvo S60 T8 vs Mercedes-Benz C300 vs BMW 330i, which is best for you?

    The locally assembled (CKD) Volvo S60 T8 has arrived and now it is at level playing field with the Mercedes-Benz C300 and BMW 330i. These are the CKD compact executive sedans that you’re probably looking at if you’re in the market for one, and we’re here to help you find which is perfect for you.Let's get the prices out of the way first. The Volvo S60 T8 is priced between the two at RM 295,888, the Mercedes-Benz C300 is the priciest here at RM 304,888, and the BMW

    Shaun

    Shaun

    May 19, 2020

  • Briefly, pros and cons of W205 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    Since its introduction to the automotive world in 1993, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is one of the most popular small luxury sedan alongside its closest rival, the BMW 3 Series.Mercedes-Benz C-ClassThe current generation W205 is anything but small, as it has grown in scope and size, approaching the dimensions of the W210 E-Class from 1995. Gone are the blocky looks of the W204; the W205 exudes sexiness with its aerodynamic and rounder lines.​With that being said, however, the W205 is 7 years old, a

    Zamil Syaheer

    Zamil Syaheer

    May 10, 2020

  • German cars are better? Korean cars are bad? Here are top-5 myths on German vs Japanese/Korean cars.

    Despite what classical economomic theories say, consumers are not the logical, rational, always calculating beings that the likes of Adam Smith say we are. We all have our own biases and prejudices and there is often very little logic behind our purchase decisions. It's exactly why the advertising industry is so big.Korean cars are bad. German cars are better than Japanese ones. CKD cars have lower quality. How many of these stereotypes/myths are true?1. German cars are safer than Japan

    Hans

    Hans

    May 08, 2020

  • Deal breakers: Mercedes-Benz C-Class' ride comfort and handling need major improvement

    Mercedes-Benz C-ClassThe W205 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is an aging fighter in the luxury car market, and a replacement is long overdue. Launched way back in 2014, the W205 Mercedes-Benz C-Class was given a major mid-life update in 2018, with an all-new engine and 9-speed 9G-Tronic transmission for the C200 and C300 variant, along with a new dual digital display in the cabin. You would think that being a Mercedes-Benz, comfort would be its forte, but that’s no longer the case with today&r

    Zamil Syaheer

    Zamil Syaheer

    May 05, 2020

  • Toyota Camry vs Mercedes-Benz C200 vs BMW 320i Sport - which one is better?

    The D-segment sedan class in Malaysia is no longer the car reserved for typical ‘uncle’ owners, as the segment is reinventing themselves into a sports sedan of sort. It is for people who still appreciate the driving dynamics and feel of a low riding sedan, rather than the tall and ubiquitous SUVs roaming around on our roads.(2020 BMW 3 Series Gallery | Specifications | Full Review)BMW 3 Series​The latest German sedan in this segment is the G20 BMW 320i Sport, unveiled last January in

    Zamil Syaheer

    Zamil Syaheer

    May 03, 2020

  • Spied: All-new W206 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class' interior, no more floating screen

    In the current W205 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, some have criticized the floating screen mounted above the air vents, saying that it looks out of place or as if someone just stuck an iPad on it. Well, that appears to be no longer the case for the upcoming W206 C-Class as seen in this spy shot.Many parts of the car are covered, like the door cards, a portion of the dashboard, and even the logo. But what makes this recognizable as a Mercedes-Benz are the instrument cluster with a horizontal screen and

    Shaun

    Shaun

    Apr 23, 2020

  • Next-gen 2021 W206 Mercedes-Benz C-Class rendered

    Introduced at the tail end of 2013, the current generation W205 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is approaching the end of its lifecycle and its replacement, the W206, will be due soon. Russian automotive site, Kolesa, generated a rendering based on the spyshots and footages we’ve seen so far.The next-generation W206 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is expected to ride on a revised version of the Modular Rear Architecture (MRA) platform that made its debut in the current W205 generation C-Class.Improvement 

    Shaun

    Shaun

    Apr 15, 2020

  • It’s March but there are still no 2020 Mercedes-Benz models for Malaysia

    If you have visited any Mercedes-Benz dealers recently, you would know that there are hardly any 2020 models on sale. Perplexing because we are already well into the third month of the year.It doesn’t matter if you are buying a locally-assembled Mercedes-Benz C-Class/E-Class/GLC-Class or an imported A-Class. Dealers don’t have any 2020 manufacturing year cars to sell you.Buyers are advised to take one of two options - buy a unit manufactured in 2019 with minimal discounts, or wait un

    Hans

    Hans

    Mar 11, 2020