15th July 2021
Mercedes 450 SEL whitewalls

Achtung Baby! ‘Bono’s Banger’ Mercedes heads to auction

Bono bought this 1980 Mercedes-Benz 450 SEL 6.9 to celebrate the success of the album Boy. Now U2 could live the German luxobarge dream.
26th May 2021
Shednesday ABC

Shednesday: Audi A2 to BMW Z3

Getting to grips with Shednesday is as easy as learning your A, B, C. Which is why Ben Carter has gone full alphabet for you.
27th January 2021
Mercedes-Benz F100 side profile

The Mercedes-Benz F100 was the MPV you always wanted

The Mercedes-Benz F100 was unveiled at the 1991 Detroit Motor Show. It featured many technical innovations and a central driving position.
27th November 2020
Mercedes W123 at the car wash

10 of the Best: Mercedes at the Car Wash, Yeah

The Mercedes-Benz Museum has issued a selection of photos of Mercedes cars at the car wash. It's prime 10 of the Best fodder for PetrolBlog.
2nd November 2019
Jay Kay Mercedes-Benz 280 TE

A hat enthusiast is selling his Mercedes 280 TE estate

A 1983 Mercedes-Benz 280 TE estate owned by hat enthusiast Jay Kay is going under the hammer at the NEC Classic Motor Show Sale. Cosmic.
15th October 2015
Mercedes-Benz 230E on PetrolBlog

Oh Lord, I’ve bought a Mercedes-Benz W123

Wait, what? PetrolBlog has actually bought a socially-acceptable classic car? Introducing the Mercedes-Benz W123. It's very gold.
17th February 2015

Mercedes-Benz: the rock ‘n’ roll line-up

Daniel Bevis plays sweet music in a selection of brand-spanking-new Mercedes-Benz motors and immediately forms a band. Groupies at the ready, let's rock!
18th July 2014
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate with AirMATIC

Comfort and joy: Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate

Comfort and joy! Thanks to its AirMATIC air suspension and sumptuous interior, the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate is one of our favourite new cars.
4th February 2014
PetrolBlog chickens write to Mercedes-Benz

Sorry Mercedes-Benz, the PB chickens aren’t happy

The Mercedes-Benz Magic Body Control TV ad is causing problems at PBHQ. The chickens aren't happy, and are keen to tell Mercedes-Benz all about it.
2nd July 2010

Ponton physics – my encounter with an old Merc

My invitation to the launch of the new Range Rover Evoque sadly never arrived. I’m putting it down to the poor postal service on the moors. […]