It’s not enjoyable to watch your funds drain away due to an inefficient vehicle. Gas can be pricey and many people are trying to find ways to pinch pennies at the gas pump. If you’re worried about emptying your wallet on your next gas trip, here are a few tips to help improve the gas mileage of your Mercedes-Benz. Ease Off the Accelerator While it’s great fun to push your car and test how fast it can really go, you might also be wasting a good 15 percent of your gas mileage whenever you drive over 65 miles per hour. It’s better to drive the speed limit than race the clock to save on gas. However, avoid driving under 65 mph on the highway as well. Not only is it […]

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In the late 1990s, a trend began to wash over the automotive industry. SUVs started to sell in droves, and though many automakers thought this trend was a fad, three manufacturers took a chance. Audi, BMW and Mercedes all released big SUVs. Fast forward to now, and other luxury brands like Porsche, Aston Martin, and Lamborghini are trying to catch up, but now the crossover is the new top dog, and Mercedes is already in the class with the latest iteration of its GLA crossover SUV. What Do You Think About the Mercedes GLA? Though some auto reviewers have labeled this crossover as a downmarket move, the class and luxury of the latest GLA begs to differ. Still constructed of the high-quality parts Mercedes is known for, the small SUV […]

Disappointment at the Tokyo Motor Show has left not only fans of Japanese cars flustered, but some German auto fans aren’t too happy about it either. But why were fans of BMW left frustrated by a no show on the part of Toyota Motor Company? What You May Not know About the Toyota Supra and BMW When The Fast and The Furious hit theaters in 2001, it catapulted the Toyota Supra into stardom. The car was acknowledged for its fine engineering and versatility, then it was discontinued in 2002. Ever since, fans have been asking Toyota to revive the model, and three years ago the company answered those pleas with a thrilling Supra concept car along with production promises. Fast forward to 2017, and spy shots of the rumored Supra […]

Have you ever considered getting a dash cam? They are becoming more and more popular all across the country, and for good reason. There are many advantages to having a good dash cam in your car, and if you are reading this blog, you’ve got one really big reason to consider one. You drive a BMW or a Mercedes-Benz. 7 Reason Why It’s a Good Idea for You to Get a Dash Cam Driving Accidents– If someone hits your car but doesn’t take responsibility for the collision, you could find yourself in a legal battle that comes down to their word against yours. A good way to avoid this is by having proof that an accident happened the way you are describing it. A video can be just the hard […]

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If you’re like most other Mercedes owners, you feel a lot of pride for your vehicle. That’s the reason you probably take excellent care of it. If you want your Mercedes to be strong and reliable for as long as possible, routine service is critical. It’s not only wise to invest in regular service, though. You need to invest in service from mechanics who have significant experience in the Mercedes realm. Silver Star Motors in Sacramento, California is a one-stop destination for Mercedes owners in the area. Our technicians are Mercedes experts who can help you deal with all kinds of problems. When you need first-class Mercedes transmission service, we can eagerly tend to you. Is Your Mercedes in Need of Transmission Service? Mercedes owners always should be vigilant. If […]

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