What does a turbocharger do for a car?
You would be forgiven if you ever looked under the hood of your Mercedes-Benz vehicle and couldn’t identify a single engine component, that’s why our dealership has a service department. However, if you’re the more curious type, you might be looking over a new vehicle’s spec sheet and wondering, ‘What does a turbocharger do for a car?’ Well, basically, a turbocharger or supercharger is a way to bring in more air to an engine to more fuel can be burned. Both methods of air induction are designed to give a vehicle a boost in performance. These concepts can get a little muddy. A couple of our product experts found some videos that do a great job of explaining how these things work. If you have any additional questions, make an appointment to speak with a Mercedes-Benz of New London product expert today. Read the rest of this entry
What is new for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz G-Class?
For any of several reasons, there is nothing that quite compares to the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. It looks like a rugged utility vehicle, it offers world-class performance by any measure and the interior can go toe-to-toe with any competing SUV in the luxury automotive segment. So, what is new for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz G-Class? The latest G-Class will be available in two distinct versions, Mercedes-Benz G 550 and Mercedes-AMG® G 63. Our manufacturing partner has made a large digital gauge cluster standard equipment in the new G-Class platform as well as a new 20-inch wheel design (G 55) and standard wireless smartphone charging for the AMG® G 63. Let’s take a look at a few other things you might need to know. Read the rest of this entry
How much room is in the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS?
There is no rule that says someone needing an adaptable, family-friendly crossover SUV has to sacrifice luxury automotive design or refined features. This is exactly the role that the Mercedes-Benz GLS three-row crossover SUV fills for its owners. If you’re in the market for a vehicle that fills these needs, you might also be wondering, ‘How much room is in the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLS?’ In that case, the product experts at Mercedes-Benz of New London are here to help. Our manufacturing partner’s engineers have ensured that both models, 2021 GLS 450 4MATIC® and GLS 580 4MATIC® can meet almost any need. Let’s take a closer look at a few things you might want to know. Read the rest of this entry
What is the MBUX Hyperscreen?
Information and entertainment technology used by the automotive industry has come a long way since the introduction of the car radio in the 1920s. What may have started with a scratchy and intermittent AM station has become a portal into just about everything the entire internet has to offer. Mercedes-Benz has been among the leaders in adopting this technology with its uninterrupted connectivity developments – including the Mercedes-Bens User Experience system. So, what is the MBUX Hyperscreen? Our manufacturing partner has officially announced the next generation of its connectivity technology that appears to be equipped with the coming Mercedes-Benz EQS. Let’s take a closer look at a few things we thought were the most impressive. Read the rest of this entry