Thomas Klein Appointed as President & CEO of Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East
Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East today announced the appointment of Thomas Klein as its new President & CEO, effective on July 1, 2019. He takes over from Mark De Haes who held the position since May 2015 and whose main achievements were the strengthening of Mercedes-Benz’s market position in the region, leading the company into the era of future mobility and bolstering customer experience offerings with the launch of the revolutionary MAR2020 showrooms in Jeddah and Kuwait City respectively.
The S-Class of SUVs
The new Mercedes-Benz GLS is Mercedes-Benz's largest and most luxurious SUV and, above all, offers more: more space, more comfort, and more luxury. The confident presence of its exterior stems from its impressive dimensions, which are even larger than those of its predecessor (length +77 mm, width +22 mm). One of the benefits of the 60 mm longer wheelbase is interior spaciousness, especially in the second row. The three fully electrically adjustable seat rows offer all passengers a generous amount of space and outstanding seating comfort.
Stylish all-rounder with racetrack genes
Sharpened vehicle dynamics, optimum connectivity, and operation via gesture control: Mercedes-AMG is updating the successful GLC 63 4MATIC+ models. The SUV and coupé are being given a new, even more distinctive light design as well as the MBUX infotainment system with AMG-specific functions and displays. The new dynamic handling control AMG DYNAMICS and the locking differential, which is now controlled electronically on all models as standard, facilitate even more versatile driving experiences.
When iconic design meets strength and intelligence
Sporty, stylish, intelligent and dynamic: The new CLA 35 4MATIC (combined fuel consumption 7.3-7.2 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions 167-164 g/km) is the latest, more lifestyle-oriented, point of entry to the world of Mercedes-AMG. The four-door coupé shares the progressive technology of the A-Class, but is even bolder with its iconic design and intelligent MBUX interior assistant.
AMG speeds things up by expanding the compact car family
Following the launch of the Mercedes-AMG A 35 4MATIC “Hot Hatch”, the next level of driving performance is here: The A 35 4MATIC Sedan (combined fuel consumption 7.3-7.2 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions 167-164 g/km) is the second model from Mercedes-AMG based on the new compact car platform and the first choice for customers looking for sportiness and comfort typical of the brand.
Hats off to the Beast of the Green Hell
Hats off to the Beast of the Green Hell The new AMG GT R Roadster is just as much at home on winding racetracks as it is on prestigious boulevards or beautiful coastal roads. With its powerful drive and expressive design, it addresses a new, lifestyle-oriented target group which lives life to the full.
Exclusive collector's item for V12 enthusiasts
Affalterbach/Geneva. The limited-edition special S 65 Final Edition model from Mercedes-AMG (combined fuel consumption 14.2 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions 325 g/km) marks the pinnacle of the 6.0-litre V12 biturbo engine's long success story on board the S-Class Sedan. The special edition, comprising only 130 vehicles worldwide, is aimed at collectors of exclusive vehicles and fans of superlative twelve-cylinder engines. With its stylish looks and a comprehensive scope of standard equipment, this sedan embodies a unique combination of performance and prestige value.
SL Grand Edition launches in March 2019
Fresh air for the luxury Roadster Grand Edition - this is what especially exclusive Mercedes-Benz special edition models are called. The new Grand Edition models of the SL 400 (combined fuel consumption 8.4 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions 191 g/km)1 and SL 500 (combined fuel consumption 9.8 l/100 km, combined CO2 emissions 223 g/km)1 come with numerous highlights and special colour combinations on the exterior and in the interior, complemented by standard appointments for an even more luxurious driving experience.
SLC Final Edition to start in March 2019
Let the sun shine in: special edition of a cult roadster When the SLK first appeared as a production model in 1996, it caused a sensation and founded a new generation of roadsters: For the first time, Mercedes-Benz had produced a roadster whose fixed vario-roof redefined the roadster segment by combining open-air driving pleasure with uncompromised comfort in poor weather - that had never been available before.
The new Mercedes-Benz GLC
The success model: Articulate and unmistakably diverse Freedom in its most beautiful form– that is what the GLC has stood for since its launch in autumn 2015. Like its predecessors, the SUV combines outstanding on and off-road driving characteristics with spaciousness, practicality and comfort.
The new Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 4MATIC+
The SUV trendsetter now with even more power and precision Mercedes-AMG launches its performance offering for the new GLE generation with the GLE 53 4MATIC+ (combined fuel consumption: 9.3 l/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 212 g/km) .
The Mercedes-Benz among electric vehicles
Stuttgart/Stockholm. It was at the 2016 Paris Motor Show that Mercedes-Benz first presented its new product and technology brand for electromobility, the Mercedes-Benz EQC Concept. The EQC (combined power consumption: 22.2 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 0 g/km, provisional figures) is the first Mercedes-Benz vehicle to be launched under the EQ brand.
The new Mercedes-Benz CLA Coupé
Automotive intelligence can be this beautiful Dubai: The new Mercedes-Benz CLA Coupé is not only the most emotional vehicle in its class, it is also highly intelligent.
Mercedes-AMG Project ONE prototype testing
The development of the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE show car, presented at IAA 2017, had been intensively worked on behind closed doors for several months. In a highly complex, digital development process ("Project ONE Virtual Engineering"), the transnational project team worked towards its common goal: putting Formula 1 hybrid technology on the road.
Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupé arrives to the Middle East
Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East (MBCME) unveiled its flagship model, the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupé, in the region at an exclusive event at the brand-new Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi.
The new Mercedes-Benz CLS – The 3rd generation; Striking design and a Style Icon
The new CLS pioneers the new design idiom of Mercedes-Benz, which is recognisable by its clear contours and reduced lines. The four-door coupé launched in the GCC in November with the CLS 350 and CLS 53 4MATIC+.
Stay connected: Mercedes-Benz accelerates digitalisation with ‘Mercedes me connect’
Mercedes-Benz is offering its customers to become part of an intelligently connected world with the introduction of its ‘Mercedes me connect’ to the region.
Streaming Intelligence: Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East Announces Exclusive Partnership with Spotify in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)
Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East today announced its partnership with Spotify, the world’s largest music streaming subscription service, following its launch in the MENA region on November 14th, 2018. As the exclusive automotive sponsor for Spotify's launch, this association will connect Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East with a highly-engaged demographic who are passionate about music.
A New Dawn of Electric Vehicles and In-car Connectivity Showcased at the International Future Mobility Conference
Mercedes-Benz Cars Middle East showcased a new generation of electric vehicles and in-car connectivity at the 4th edition of the International Conference on Future Mobility this week.
Mercedes-Benz Announces New Daimler Training Centre in Dubai Production City
Mercedes-Benz announces today the opening of its new world-class training centre in Dubai Production City, a member of TECOM group and a leading business hub for production and innovation.
Score for Charity: Gargash Enterprises Mercedes-Benz collaborates with Al Ahli Football Club to raise funds for Rashid Centre for Disabled 1,000 Dhs for each goal scored!
Gargash Enterprises, The authorized general distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Dubai, Sharjah & Northern Emirates, reaffirms its social commitment yet again by introducing ‘Score for Charity’, a first-of-its-kind initiative in the region. In a unique collaboration with Al Ahli Football Club, Gargash Enterprises has announced a contribution of AED 1,000 for each goal scored by Al Ahli Football Club’s first team players during the Arabian Gulf League 2015-16 Season to the Rashid Centre for Disabled in Al Barsha.
Gargash Enterprises introduces the ‘She’s Mercedes’ Hub in Dubai: a platform empowering UAE talent.
Amongst all other masterminds, was also the all-new 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, premiering at its classiest best.
Gargash Enterprises eyeing higher SUV sales with the launch of the 7 seat SUV: The All New GLS.
The new generation Mercedes-Benz GLS promises to increase the SUV sales share for Gargash Enterprises this year. As per the current scenario, the SUV segment constitutes to approximately 40% of the total sales share and is expected to increase with the launch of the unique 7-seater GLS in the region.
Daimler Middle East and Levant honors Gargash Enterprises with 3 prestigious awards
January 27, 2016, Dubai, UAE: Exceptional performance by Gargash Enterprises in 2015 contributed to the acquisition of 3 awards for Best Sales Year Ever on passenger cars, Best Certified Pre-owned sales Performance and Best PR Activation in 2015, at the Daimler Regional Awards Night held at Ritz Carlton JBR last week.
Mercedes-Benz DETOUR back with Season Four
Dubai, UAE, November 8, 2015: It’s that time of the year again and the Mercedes-Benz Detour 2015 proved to be yet another exciting opportunity for adventure lovers to conquer the roads. Dubai’s most awaited treasure hunt of the season was made possible for the 4th time in a row and this time the all-new Mercedes-Benz GLC was the prize to the winning team.
Gargash Enterprises defines 2015 as the year of SUVs with the all-new GLE Coupé, GLE and GLC
Dubai, UAE - September 17, 2015: Gargash Enterprises has just defined the year 2015 to be the year of SUVs, with the launch of three new models today, at their Sheikh Zayed Road Showroom. Dubai is now home to the riveting designs of three Mercedes-Benz SUVs – The all-new GLE Coupé, GLE and GLC. The arrival of these new models fulfills every car enthusiast’s craving for sport, comfort and style with a vision to deliver the highest standards of every automotive element.
Gargash Enterprises enhances partnership with Al Ahli Club.
Al Ahli Club has signed an agreement with Gargash Enterprises to raffle Mercedes-Benz cars during home games at the stadium.
Gargash Enterprises records a significant 15% increase in sales
Gargash Enterprises sold an outstanding number of approximately 4,000 units of Passenger Cars in the first half of 2015, recording a 15% increase compared to the same period last year and a 16% increase in the AMG segment.
Think Global Flight makes UAE stopover
Gargash Enterprises welcomes former astronaut Dr. Buzz Aldrin and partner Captain Judy Rice at Dubai showroom.
UAE Down Syndrome Children meet Mercedes F1 driver at Yas Marina
Gargash Enterprises, in collaboration with Daimler Middle East & Levant & Group 32, organized a special trip for the children of UAE Down Syndrome Association (DSA) to the F1 circuit at Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi on 20th November 2014. Adding delight to the children’s day was, top Mercedes-Benz Formula 1 racer, Nico Rosberg who accompanied them on a tour around the circuit.
GARGASH ENTERPRISES & MERCEDES-BENZ JOIN HANDS WITH Golf in DUBAi TO DRIVE GROWTH OF GAME
DUBAI -- Gargash Enterprises has teamed up with ‘golf in DUBAi’ for another 3 years to put Mercedes-Benz at the forefront of an ambitious drive to fast track the growth of golf in the UAE and across the region.
Gargash Enterprises and UAE Down Syndrome Association partnership to benefit community
Gargash Enterprises, the authorized distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is delighted to add yet another partnership to its rich portfolio; a collaboration with the UAE Down Syndrome Association.
Discover 2014: Mercedes-Benz celebrates dynamic luxury SUV range
Dubai, UAE – Mercedes-Benz Middle East and Levant has celebrated the resounding success of its latest SUV range in the market at the ‘Discover 2014’ event in Dubai attended by the region’s top journalists, designed to discover the versatility, capability and luxury of its impressive fleet of off-road vehicles.
Mercedes-Benz Detour 2013: The Stars descended on the roads again! Winning team takes home the new GLK!
On the 6th of December, the stars descended once again to shine at the delightful event, Mercedes-Benz DETOUR 2013. The 2nd year running, the event saw 100 enthusiastic teams of 2-5 arriving at Deira International School in Al Badia to start the unique challenge & try to win the grand prize: a brand new Mercedes-Benz GLK.
Gargash Enterprises marks record sales growth of 20% in 2013
2013 - A new record year for Gargash Enterprises and Mercedes Benz in Dubai and Northern Emirates. In 2013, Gargash Enterprises reached its goal, selling almost 6,000 Mercedes Benz cars and marking a sales growth of 20%. Rising from about 5,000 Mercedes Benz cars sold in 2012, this reinstates the number one position of Gargash Enterprises in the premium car segment in this market.
AMG Performance Tour 2013: Power, thrill and speed with the best of Mercedes-AMG at YAS Marina Circuit
Dubai, UAE: With a combined 14,904 horsepower and 19,165 Newton metres of torque, 2013’s AMG Performance Tour kicked off with a blast as the most impressive line-up of Mercedes-AMG vehicles to date left their mark on the YAS Marina Formula 1 Circuit in Abu Dhabi. From the most powerful production four-cylinder engined A 45 AMG, all the way up to the unbridled fury of the SLS AMG Black Series, this year’s event promised and delivered the most exhilirating AMG Performance Tour yet.
Gargash Enterprises and “Group 32” celebrate UAE National Day with UAE Down Syndrome Association
Gargash Enterprises collaborated with “Group 32” on the glorious occasion of the 42nd UAE National Day to bring forth some smiles on the faces of the children of the UAE Down Syndrome Association. As part of a road parade, the branded Mercedes-Benz Cars that were decorated with the UAE National Day paraphernalia made a stop at the Union House to celebrate the UAE National Day with the children and spread the spirit of the Union.