MERCEDES-BENZ Designs Signature Edition R-class For Saks Fifth Avenue’s Key To The Cure

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MONTVALE, NJ – In conjunction with the launch of its much-anticipated new R-Class luxury sports tourer, Mercedes-Benz designed 750 exclusive Signature Edition R-Class vehicles to help raise funds for Saks Fifth Avenue’s KEY TO THE CURE, a women’s cancer initiative developed in partnership with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) and its Women’s Cancer Research Fund (WCRF). Since joining the KEY TO THE CURE campaign three years ago, Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) has donated over $2 million toward finding new detection methods, treatments and cures for women’s cancers. MBUSA expects to raise an additional $1 million this year through the sale of the Signature Edition R-Class.

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Event Coverage – HIN (Dallas, Texas)


It definitely got hotter, as show cars from California, Arizona and even Canada came to Hot Import Nights in Dallas for that coveted Best Of Show crown. Teams such as 16niss, Jotech, TWC, TKR, Kutsuju, and Elite Motorsports came out to compete for the team trophies, but it was 16niss taking team participation and representation awards, with Jotech taking hottest team overall.

Renault Egeus Concept: A Luxury Suv With Saloon Styling

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At the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, Renault is presenting its new Egeus concept car, a resolutely upmarket 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle with the seductive elegance and luxurious, comfortable interior of a saloon. Thanks to its SUV size, Egeus offers a spacious interior while its exterior promises solidity and a dynamic personality. The longer bonnet highlights a soft, flowing design worthy of an upper-segment coupé.

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Clio Renaultsport Concept

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As production of the highly successful Clio Renaultsport 2 litre and V6 three-litre comes to an end, sports car enthusiast can rest assured that Renaultsport, the competition and sports car branch of Renault, have some exciting replacements waiting in the wings. With an all-new Clio III on sale in October, Renaultsport have built a more extreme “concept” version of next year’s Clio Renaultsport 2.0 as a teaser. Read More

Jeep at the Frankfurt Motor Show

The legendary Jeepbrand hints at global portfolio expansion and explores all-new territory with the world premiere of two compact SUV concepts – the Jeep Patriot and Jeep Compass Rallye.

The Jeep Patriot and Jeep Compass Rallye concepts are compact Jeep 4x4s that would deliver fun, freedom, utility, capability, as well as the potential for exceptional fuel economy and interior flexibility – all at a great value. The two concepts make their world premiere at the Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA) on September 12. Read More