Blog: 250,000km off-road in a Benz G-Class
Glenn Brooks | 14 October 2014
Otto visited 215 countries in all
A German couple have just handed over Otto, their trusty 300 GD, to the Mercedes-Benz museum. What makes Otto so special? Read this and find out.
With manufacturers increasingly trying to find ways to leverage the heritage of certain cars - Range Rover & Discovery, Fiat 500, (Citroen) DS come to mind - to create new model 'families', Daimler now seems to realise the power of the Gelandewagen's history. The model is now 35 years old, was rebranded as the G-Class a while ago and is to be reinvented as a second generation series later in the decade. That's also the reason why the GLA-Class is so named, and why there wil be GLB, GLC (GLK replacement) GLE and GLS models launched in the future.
General Motors India (GMI) said a new three-year wage agreement, good till 31 March, 2020, just signed with the General Motors Employees union would support further advances in vehicle manufacturing q...
Hyundai Motor has suspended production at one of its Chinese factories for a week as fears grow that a diplomatic row between China and South Korea is denting sales....
I'm starting to get a small idea of the scale of things here in China, but really, I'm only scratching the surface of this vast country....