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World Record Made by the 2012 E63 AMG by Modern Horsepower



Modern Horsepower has been tuning Mercedes-Benz and AMG cars which are very powerful and dynamic. To add to the list of their numerous records, their latest project, 2012 E63 AMG became the World's Quickest M157.

The Bi-Turbo V8 car split the 60-130mph in 7.71 seconds, beating the previous holder of the record by .28 seconds. All these are in the Official 60-130mph List of 6SpeedOnline.com.

Modern Horsepower LLC, proven to be one...
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Did You Know....? The Mercedes-Benz Edition

At Fletcher Jones Motorcars we're constantly receiving questions about the new Mercedes-Benz models we have available at our Newport Beach Mercedes-Benz dealership. And with that comes inquiries about the Mercedes-Benz company; after all, researching not only models, but the brand in general, is a good way to get an idea of how happy you'll be with your new car.

So, today, instead of discussing a new Mercedes-Benz model or model upgrade, we are?

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Powerful Increase for the 2013 Mercedes-Benz C300 4MATIC

The 2012 Mercedes-Benz C250, the base model for the Mercedes-Benz C-Class lineup, comes fully-equipped with a 1.8-liter turbocharged engine and the remarkably impressive ability to turn out 201-hp and 229-lb.-ft. of torque. In contrast, its mid-range C-Class counterpart, the Mercedes-Benz C300 produces only 27-more-hp and one more little ft.-lb. of twist. So, why choose the C300? .....4MATIC All-Wheel Drive?

 

Seriously though, at Fletcher Jones Motorcars as big of fans as we are…

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Employee Highlight: Lorna Farthing




Lorna Farthing is the European Delivery Specialist here at Fletcher Jones Motorcars. She has been in the business for 31 years of which 20 of those years have been dedicated to Fletcher Jones Motorcars. Lorna is married and a proud grandmother of 13 grandchildren! She started in the industry as the first woman in sales at the first dealership she was employed with. When asked why she transition to Fletcher Jones Motorcars she said, "I...
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Mercedes-Benz Racing Driver Who Never Competed




Most of today's car enthusiasts, Mercedes-Benz-specific or otherwise, would not know who Rudolf Uhlenhaut was. Born in London to a German banker and his English wife, Rudi, as he has become known, was an engineer who joined Mercedes-Benz in the 1930s. Working at first under engineer Fritz Nallinger with the development of the model 170V, Uhlenhaut eventually became head of the Mercedes-Benz racing department, which produced such notable Mercedes-Benz race cars as the W125...
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Employee Highlight - Rob Draper



Our very popular Service Consultant, Rob Draper, was born and raised in Orange County. He attended school at UC Riverside and has been in different facets of the industry for 25 years. Rob has been a Service Consultant at Fletcher Jones Motorcars for 7 years now. He assists new and repeat clients while taking care of their problems or service needs.

Rob was referred to Fletcher Jones by a friend and says, "I love...
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Amber Kandarian - Armenia's 1st Female DJ and Founder of DocuThesis Inc.



This is the story of Amber Kandarian the founder of DocuThesis Inc. and Armenia's first female DJ. Amber Kandarian invented DocuThesis - the first hybrid short form documentary/research thesis which gives voice to researchers in academia and business. A visual arts veteran since her teens, Kandarian released her first feature film RESPECT THE DOC at age 21. As a respected documentary film-maker, she's been a visiting lecturer at many universities and institutes...
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Mercedes-Benz Girl



Fletcher Jones is proud to introduce Athena Sparks, the next starlet to appear in an upcoming Mercedes-Benz commercial! An excerpt from from her grandmother and our client, Marcia Sparks:

Thank you, Mercedes!  It is official...My adorable granddaughter, Athena Sparks will shoot her first commercial spot for Mercedes next week!  Her hire had nothing to do with the fact that her entire family own and drive Mercedes as they were unaware of that fact!  Athena is SAFELY driven daily to and from her various activities in either of...
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Katelyn Truong at Fletcher Jones Motorcars



Meet Katelyn Truong! She is a Service Advisor at Fletcher Jones Motorcars. Born in Saigon, Vietnam and later raised in Long Beach, her initial interest in the automotive industry began with the purchase of her first used vehicle.

Katelyn recalls spending her time trying to fix all the problems the vehicle had and with her learned knowledge she began her career in the automotive industry at age 15. Katelyn made her transition from Lexus to...
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