Mercedes-Benz engines are precision-built machines that require specific care.

Make sure you are using the right motor when having your Mercedes-Benz serviced

Does Mercedes-Benz require synthetic motor oil? 

There is no doubt that Mercedes-Benz builds some of the most special vehicles in the automotive industryRegardless of how well-made these cars, vans and SUVs are built, they will breakdown and fail, just like any other vehicle, if they are not properly cared for. One of the most common questions we hear in the Mercedes-Benz of New London showroom is, ‘Does Mercedes-Benz require synthetic motor oil?’ This is a very important question and one that could have major consequences for the long-term health of your vehicle. For the most part, and with very few exceptions, almost all Mercedes-Benz vehicles are going to come with a manufacturer’s recommendation that owners use an appropriate synthetic oil when performing needed service tasks. Let’s take a closer look.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Only trust servicing your Mercedes-Benz to anyone but certified experts.

Looking for some tips on keeping your Mercedes-Benz in peak condition? We have some

How hard is it to maintain a Mercedes-Benz? 

Mercedes-Benz builds some of the most precisely engineered vehicles in the entire world. However, there is not a machine in the world that can stand up to abuse and poor maintenance habits. When people come into the Mercedes-Benz of New London showroom for the first time, one of the questions they ask is, ‘How hard is it to maintain a Mercedes-Benz?’ It’s actually not very difficult at all. Like most things, if you follow the recommendations laid out in the owner’s manual, you will be able to enjoy your Mercedes-Benz vehicle for many miles and many years to come. On the subject of service, our team of product experts came across a few videos that outline a few things you might find interesting. If there is anything we can do to make owning one of these fine automobiles easier, make an appointment with a Mercedes-Benz of New London product expert today.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A left profile photo of the 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan.

Take a closer look at the features and performance specs of the 2022 C-Class Sedan

2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan Performance Specs 

We have finally learned a little more information about the redesigned Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan that our manufacturing partner will be releasing early next year. The 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan performance specs will put the reimagined four-door platform in a strong position in its corner of the luxury automotive market. We have already learned that the four-cylinder engine used by the 2022 C-Class will be the first utilized by that automaker that will feature its mild-hybrid technology. Not only will this addition likely help with fuel economy, but it will also add an additional 22 pound-feet of torque. Let’s take a closer look at a few other things we can expect to see when the 2022 C-Class Sedan goes on sale at Mercedes-Benz of New London.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the E 350 badge used by the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan.

The 2021 E Class Sedan is high-performing and efficient

How fast is the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan? 

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is one of the automaker’s most diverse platforms, coming in everything from sedan iterations to a very sport two-door cabriolet. However, for the sake of everyone’s sanity, we are going to be focusing on the sedan model, specifically the E 350 and E 350 4MATIC®, and what it can do on the road. So, how fast is the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan? According to the latest materials released by our manufacturing partner, the 2021 E 350 and E 350 4MATIC® will be able to hit an electronically controlled top speed of 130 miles per hour. Let’s take a look at some additional helpful information.  Read the rest of this entry >>