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#SixtRallye European Roadtrip – Meet the Cars

5 Sep 2014 by Ishbel     

Meet the Other Stars of the #SixtRallye European Roadtrip, Our Premium Cars So we have seen and heard a lot about our teams, their destinations and their challenges. You will have glimpsed the cars in the snapshots and videos but let’s introduce them fully…              

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The Amazing A 45 AMG

10 Oct 2013 by Matthew Fransioli     
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Mercedes are Doing Things Differently with This Hot hatch Connoisseurs of the Mercedes brand may be slightly concerned by the news that the A45 AMG has departed from usual Mercedes construction in several ways. However once they drive the finished article, all their worries will vanish as this superlative car absolutely rocks. Rather than concentrating […]

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Series Vs Class: is the Mercedes or BMW right for you?

29 May 2013 by Matthew Fransioli     
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Mercedes or BMW? There are some companies in the car world that have a legacy that is so strong that new models practically sell themselves. This is due to the many years of great reputation and customer satisfaction that these companies have built up. One such company is the great Mercedes, a company that has […]

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Rent the Mercedes M Class from Sixt!

19 Dec 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
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The latest Mercedes -Benz M-Class stands out as the best and most luxurious sport utility vehicle (SUV) suitable for families, businesspeople, and even for hiring. This 5-seater SUV has very modern and extraordinary features particularly designed to make lives comfortable at all times. When you choose to hire a Mercedes M class with Sixt you […]

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Rent the Mercedes-Benz SLK Convertible with Sixt

12 Dec 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
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The Mercedes-Benz SLK Convertible Automatic is one of the latest roadsters. It not only provides an amazing balance between comfort and handling, but also offers versatile hardtop convertible design for advanced weather protection. The main advantage of this roadster is that it comes with modern features that are very easy to use as compared to […]

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Sixt expands with our new Luxury Car Hire Service

3 Jul 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
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We are proud to announce our new UK luxury car hire product, Sixt Luxury Car Hire. Sixt Luxury offers a range of super premium cars, including the Aston Martin DB9, Ferrari California, Porsche, Land Rover, Rolls Royce and Bentley, for short- and long-term rental agreements. The range of vehicles in the luxury fleet are now available […]

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Mercedes E300 BlueTEC Hybrid Launches

4 Apr 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
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Mercedes has recently reported about the new E300 BlueTEC Hybrid.This hybrid diesel vehicle consumes just 4.2 liters of fuel per 100 km. If the car has little power, it makes no compromises in performance. E300 BlueTEC in this hybri, Mercedes has combined its diesel 4-cylinder 2.2-litre that develops 204 horsepower, a powerful electric motor of 15 kW. The latter, positioned between thecombustion engine and automatic transmission with seven speeds, assists thediesel engine during acceleration phases. It also recovers energy during braking.The E300 BlueTEC Hybrid also offers the ability to run solely on electric motor. The hybrid system adds only 100 kg to the total mass of the car, with respect to its […]

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Mercedes Planning to introduce in-car Facebook App

11 Jan 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
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In this modern age, we can access the web at our finger tips, whether at the comfort of our home, on the train, restaurants, restrooms, and now it seems, even whilst driving your car! Whilst developments for the new in-car system has been running for over 6 months, Mercedes has already created some new prototypes. according […]

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The new Mercedes M-Class gets top marks in European safety tests

1 Nov 2011 by Matthew Fransioli     
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While it if difficult to form any surprise from a manufacturer with the caliber of Mercedes, the new M-Class has been rates 5 star NCAP tests. When you look at the results under the microscope, we see that the score for adult occupant protection is 96% while the big Benz SUV has recieved the maximum […]

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The Rise of the Robot Cars

15 Oct 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     
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Following on from the earlier story this week of Google’s automated cars I thought I’d highlight some of the other automated features that seem to be getting progressively integrated into the next generation of cars. With some cars containing powerful computers using millions of lines of code to ensure all the internal systems work to […]

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