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  • Owner Review: Sweet Dream, or Beautiful Nightmare? - The trials and tribulations of owning the Mercedes-Benz E240

    ** This article is the personal experience of a 2003 Mercedes-Benz W211 E240 owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Instagram: Aston HooiThe Mercedes-Benz W211 E240 is the first Euro car my family has ever owned – prior to this it was all JDM and Local. I picked up this gem of a car in 2016, as a replacement to my tired XV20 Toyota Camry. Our other options that we were mulling over included the XV30 Camry, 7th gen Honda Accord and BMW E60. Eventually after lots of discu

    Owner Review

    Owner Review

    Aug 01, 2020

  • Owner Review: A Car Built to Last a Lifetime - My 1990 Mercedes-Benz 260E

    ** This article is the personal experience of a 1990 Mercedes-Benz W124 260E owner and does not necessarily reflect the views of WapCar.Facebook: Allan WoodworthWhy did I buy this Mercedes-Benz 260E?My previous car was a Mercedes-Benz W123 230E, pictured below; the older generation predecessor of this W124 E-Class. I bought my current W124 in 2013, 7 years ago. The car was owned by a family friend who had it since new. It had 90k original kilometers on the meter and was in pristine condition, ev

    Owner Review

    Owner Review

    Jul 22, 2020

  • New Mercedes-AMG E63 facelift, upgraded 4Matic+ AWD

    The AMG variant of the facelifted W213 Mercedes-Benz E Class is finally here. With improved aerodynamics and comfort, the new AMG E63 sits in the league of big powerful saloons like the BMW M5. The estate version of the AMG E63 rubs shoulders with the V8 Twin Turbo Audi RS6. Both the AMG E63 and Audi RS6 are capable of 0 – 100km/h times of under 4 seconds. The V8 twin scroll bi-turbo remainsThe new AMG E63 retains the V8 twin scroll bi-turbo 4.0 L engine. Producing 612 PS of maximum p

    Arif

    Arif

    Jun 19, 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

  • 2020 BMW 5 Series vs 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, which is worth waiting for?

    In this exercise, we’ll compare the 2020 BMW 5 Series facelift (LCI) against its main rival, which also received a nip and tuck recently, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class.Since we’ve yet to test either of these two updated models, this is more of a visual and specs comparison.Exterior – Subtle tweaks for the 5 Series, radical change for the E-ClassAs usual, BMW went down the route of subtle yet noticeable tweaks to the design in this facelift. The headlights are new with revised

    Shaun

    Shaun

    May 29, 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

  • New 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class facelift vs 2016 E-Class – What’s new?

    Mercedes-Benz E-ClassWith the unveiling of the new 2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, it’s time to take a closer look at the changes compared to its predecessor.For a start, the W213 generation model features Mercedes’s new “Sensual Purity” design language, with the biggest change to the front and rear end.Up front, there are new LED headlights, a new bumper, and a new wider grille, which gives it a slightly sporty outlook compared to the sedate front end of the old one.Typ

    Zamil Syaheer

    Zamil Syaheer

    Mar 09, 2020

  • The 2020 Mercedes-AMG E53 4MATIC+ – 429 hp/520 Nm, aggressive styling, new MBUX infotainment

    Mercedes-Benz AMG E-ClassWhen a regular Mercedes-Benz E-Class doesn’t do it for you, the more aggressive AMG E53 is there to fill the void. Offered in both Sedan and Estate version, the refreshed version gets a more aggressive styling and technological update to keep up with the rest of the siblings.Following the footsteps of the facelifted E-Class, the E53 features a host of changes starting from the headlights, front and rear bumpers, Panamericana grille, a thin boot lid spoiler, incorpo

    Zamil Syaheer

    Zamil Syaheer

    Mar 06, 2020

  • New 2020 Mercedes-Benz is more than just a facelift – new M254 engine, lighter 9G-Tronic, new infotainment, new steering

    The current W213 generation Mercedes-Benz E-Class finally gets a much needed update. Although it is still a fairly new model (launched in 2017), the E-Class is one of the weaker links in Mercedes-Benz’s model line-up and conversely, it’s the one model where archrival BMW 5 Series has a clear lead over it.The new updated model will address many of the previous car’s weakness.Avantgarde grille shownThe previous car was criticized for its bland design that’s lacking in

    Hans

    Hans

    Mar 04, 2020