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Google and Daimler Extend Partnership



At the Consumer Electronics Show being held at Las Vegas, Daimler and Google announced a further strategic partnership to provide Daimler with ready access to its Google Maps API for Business. These Application Programming Interfaces are used for cloud-based, map-related applications, which Daimler vehicles will use. The partnership also provides for early access to other new APIs as they are developed.

The collaboration will enable Daimler to use Google Maps for their in-car map displays...
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Satisfy Your Inner Control Freak with Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC

Winter isn't the only season drivers feel trepidation. Sure, ice and snow can be cumbersome, but so too can a rain-slicked hairpin turn or steep incline. Whether in a December snow storm or an April deluge, the lack of control drivers feel can be terrifying. Happily, Mercedes-Benz has an antidote. It's called 4MATIC.

As the name suggests, 4MATIC is a highly proficient all-wheel drive system. What qualifies 4MATIC as highly proficient? Mercedes-Benz has…

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Five New Year's Resolutions That Can Help Fight Cancer

 

The key to celebrating more birthdays is to stay well.

Santa Ana, CA - December 21, 2011 - Before you make your New Year's resolutions, the American Cancer Society is encouraging the adoption of healthy lifestyle behaviors throughout the new year to reduce cancer risk. Evidence suggests that by taking preventive measures that will help you stay well - regular screening (health), regular exercise (active) a healthy diet (nutrition), and stopping smoking (quit) - you can reduce your...
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2 Million Mercedes-Benz SUVs were Sold in 2011




If you're a big fan of the big cars or the SUVs then you should be happy to know that other people are also picking up on that "fandom". As evidenced by a 2 million units of SUVs sold by Mercedes-Benz, the big, rounded vehicles are now a trend.

Mercedes-Benz head of sales and marketing said, "With the launch of our first sport utility vehicle - the G-Class - more than 30 years ago, we entered...
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Eddie Guardado's Stars and Strikes - Celebrity Bowling Tournament to Benefit Children with Autism

FLETCHER JONES MOTORCARS & ACT
Invites You To



Sunday, January 29, 2012
5:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Bowlmor Lanes, The District
Tustin, CA

Confirmed celebrities:
"Everyday Eddie" Guardado, 2-Time All-Star Pitcher
Torii Hunter, LA Angels of Anaheim 4-Time All-Star
Michael Young, Texas Rangers 6-Time All-Star
Adrian Beltre, Texas Rangers 2-Time All-Star
Derek Holland, Texas Rangers
Rod Carew, Hall-of-Famer
Vernon Wells, LA Angels of Anaheim / 3-Time All-Star
Garret Anderson, LA Angels of Anaheim 3-Time All-Star...
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Lara Stone Hooks Up With Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Roadster



Mercedes-Benz USA and supermodel Lara Stone have collaborated to promote the new Calvin Klein Collection.

The scene you see above was captured by American photographer and filmmaker Alex Prager who states Fellini and Hitchcock characters as her Icons of Style. Dutch supermodel Lara Stone sets the scene alongside the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Roadster, she plays an updated Hitchcock blonde and the scenario is described as:

"A beautiful woman stands alone in the desert, suitcases in hand...
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Mercedes-Benz E-Class Hybrids coming to Detroit



Mercedes-Benz is gearing up to introduce two new E-Class hybrids.

First up, the E300 BlueTec Hybrid will use a 2.1-liter four-cylinder diesel engine with 201 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. It will be backed up by an electric motor that develops 27 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque. Thanks to this setup, the car will reportedly accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 7.5 seconds and hit a top speed of 150 mph...
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2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Official Images



The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class will feature an aluminum unibody structure that enables the car to weigh up to 310 pounds (140 kilograms) less than the current model. Thanks to hydroformed beams and chilled cast longitudinal members the SL-Class is 20 percent more rigid. And we all know increased rigidity means greater driving dynamics and responsiveness. The saved weight in conjunction with more refined engines means a 30 percent improvement in fuel efficiency...
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