All Mercedes design articles

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    First Sight: Mercedes Vision AMG signals electric road ahead for the performance brand

    2022-05-20T11:41:00Z

    Mercedes-AMG’s newest concept Vision AMG is an attempt to prepare the brand’s current petrolhead fans for its fully-electric future. Car Design News was at the “no phones, no cameras” global media preview inside a secret location on the Côte d’Azur, south of France, as chief design officer Gorden Wagener personally pulled off the wraps of the fully-electric concept 

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    Mercedes-Benz Expands its Electric Lineup with EQS SUV

    2022-04-24T15:59:00Z

    Mercedes-Benz unveiled the fourth production battery electric vehicle (BEV) in its EQ lineup, the full-size EQS SUV that promises flagship luxury with the practicality of a utility vehicle

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    Mercedes unveils svelte, super-efficient EQXX concept

    2022-01-05T10:15:00Z

    Mercedes Benz reveals the Vision EQXX, an aerodynamic EV concept with a claimed 620-mile range

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    Interior Motives Winter 2021 Digital Edition

    2021-12-16T14:38:00Z

    The winter edition of Interior Motives features in depth coverage of the Range Rover MK5, BMW i VIsion Circular, Mullen Five and Hyundai Seven. Plus, we bring you the latest colour and trim trends and highlight the most significant latest launches

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    Interior Motives Autumn 2021 Digital Edition

    2021-10-15T13:41:00Z

    The autumn edition of Interior Motives features in depth coverage of the Audi Grandsphere, Volkswagen ID.Life, Volvo Concept Recharge and the Mini Strip with Paul Smith. Plus, we bring you the latest colour and trim trends and highlight the most significant latest launches

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    Interior Motives Summer 2021: Mercedes Benz EQS

    2021-09-16T09:53:00Z

    The Mercedes EQS’ mother of all screens polarised the design community between believers and sceptics. However, Guy Bird finds there is more to the German’s marque’s interior than its vaunted black mirror

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    Interior Motives Summer 2021 Digital Edition

    2021-07-14T11:21:00Z

    The summer edition of Interior Motives has landed featuring exclusive coverage of the Lincoln Zephyr, GAC Enpulse, SAIC Airo and the Mercedes EQS. Plus we bring you the latest colour and trim trends

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    Interior Motives Spring 2021 Digital Edition

    2021-04-08T10:48:00Z

    The spring edition of Interior Motives is out now featuring cutting edge design concepts and the newest production launches, with exclusive coverage of the Hyundai Ioniq 5, Nio ET7, DS4, Mini Vision Urbanaut plus a deep dive into the future of screens and the latest colour and trim trends

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    State of the Screen

    2021-03-31T20:15:00Z

    As technology has become more prevalent in car design, interiors have been marked by a steady proliferation of touchscreens. Guy Bird explores the near future to discover whether the black mirror is here for good

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    Interior Motives Winter 2020 Digital Edition

    2020-12-21T15:15:00Z

    The winter edition of Interior Motives is out now featuring cutting edge design and high-end materials, with exclusive coverage of the Mercedes Maybach S-Class, BMW iX, Maserati MC20, Hyundai Prophecy and more

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    S stands for sophistication with the new Mercedes-Benz saloon

    2020-09-02T16:00:00Z

    In the (streamed and pre-recorded) launch of the new S-Class, Gorden Wagener stated that ‘minimalism is the true luxury of our time’. He is not the first to voice this opinion, but the new S-Class does exemplify a lot of what has made ’sensual purity’ such a successful design philosophy for Mercedes in recent years. 

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    CES 2020: Mercedes-Benz releases the AVTR concept

    2020-01-14T15:52:00Z

    Mercedes-Benz aims to blur the lines between human and machine with its new Vision AVTR concept, shown at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in partnership with film director James Cameron, whose 2009 blockbuster Avatar gets a sequel next year

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    Mercedes moves into France’s tech hub (near Nice)

    2019-12-09T09:31:00Z

    Car Design News strolled around the futuristic new Mercedes-Benz advanced design studio in Nice, France, where the German brand’s heads of department showed us around and explained the reasons for the move

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    Mercedes introduces three premium SUVs on two continents

    2019-11-27T17:24:00Z

    Luxury and power is the focus for Mercedes with its new SUVs

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    First Sight: Mercedes Vision Simplex

    2019-11-21T12:43:00Z

    To coincide with its newest Advanced Design studio opening in Nice, Mercedes-Benz unveiled a fun-filled concept called the Vision Simplex

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    HMI walk through: Mercedes-Benz EQC 1886 phone connectivity

    2019-10-23T15:14:00Z Sponsored by

    This week’s video from Screens walks you through the Mercedes-Benz EQC 1886 telephone function interface. Watch to see how to connect to your cell phone using MBUX to access and call your contact list

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    HMI walk through: Mercedes-Benz EQC 1886 media playback

    2019-09-18T14:25:00Z Sponsored by

    This week’s video from Screens runs through the EQC’s media playback interface, with music sources on offer including radio, audio over bluetooth and USB devices. Watch the video to see how the car neatly displays tracks and playlists on screen for easy multitouch browsing

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    Frankfurt 2019: Mercedes’ Vision EQS

    2019-09-12T10:53:00Z

    The all-electric Vision EQS concept limousine was Mercedes’ flagship unveil at the 2019’s Frankfurt show. It’s also significant as the first design on a new EV architecture which will spawn other premium electric models as the firm moves to become carbon-neutral by 2039. CDN had a one-to-one chat with overall design boss Gorden Wagener, who explained the new EQS proportions and why a regular S-Class will still sell alongside it.

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    Exclusive: HMI walk through: Mercedes-Benz EQC Edition 1886 widescreen cockpit

    2019-08-20T08:13:00Z Sponsored by

    In a brand new video, CDN premieres Screens latest review featuring the UX of the Mercedes-Benz EQC Edition 1886. Watch to find out how the car’s head unit and instrument cluster combine to form a high resolution widescreen cockpit

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    HMI walk through: Mercedes-Benz A-Class

    2019-06-18T14:37:00Z Sponsored by

    HMI benchmarkers Screens review the Mercedes-Benz A-Class’ HMI in their latest video. The MBUX in the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class 2019 comes with a standard set of Themes that change the style and content of the head unit and the instrument cluster. Moreover it is possible to set up your own ...