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Popular Mercedes-Benz Safety Features, Explained

In 1886, Carl Benz was awarded German patent #37435 for a three-wheeled, self-propelled Motorwagen.



By 1931, the Mercedes 170 features the first ever fully independent suspension, allowing each wheel to respond individually. In 1949, the conical pin door lock is designed to help prevent doors from opening in an accident. In 1951, the crumple zone is invented, allowing cars to better absorb impact in an accident and helping to keep occupants safe.

Since then, Mercedes-Benz…

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Introducing the 2018 Mercedes-AMG E 63 S

With 604 horsepower, 627 pound-feet of torque, and the ability to go 0-60 miles per hour in 3.3 seconds, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63s is the most powerful E-Class variant of all time.

 

For 2018, there are a number of design and performance enhancements.  Let’s review some of the most notable:

4MATIC+: a newly engineered version of the 4MATIC system we’re already familiar with, 4MATIC+ combines all-wheel drive with rear-wheel drive.  It gets…
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Model Comparison: E-Class vs. S-Class

There's no doubt that the E-Class and S-Class are two of the most popular Mercedes-Benz models. But, which one is right for you? We get a ton of questions from clients who are debating between the two and need help deciding which one fits their needs best. While everyone's precise needs and requirements will be different, we've made a short list of the some of the biggest differences between these two vehicles…
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The Herb Chambers Advantage

Here at Herb Chambers, we have three convenient Mercedes-Benz locations: Boston, Lynnfield, and Natick. Each dealership has its own unique inventory of new and pre-owned vehicles, as well as fully trained sales and service staff to help you with your needs.

While each location might be able to offer you something different based on your unique situation, one thing is consistent: we are fully committed to providing you a Mercedes-Benz worthy experience! Here’s how…
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SMART Pricing Explained

One of the most common questions we get from people who are shopping for a pre-owned Mercedes-Benz is about price.  And, we get it: you want to make sure you’re getting the best possible deal.

At Mercedes-Benz at Herb Chambers, we’ve sought to make your pre-owned purchasing experience as hassle-free as possible. We’ve done that for you in a number of distinct ways.


Several years ago, Herb Chambers asked his customers what…
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ECO Start/Stop Explained

One of the most common questions our sales team gets is whether a particular vehicle has ECO Start/Stop.  While the short answer is that, yes, many of our new vehicles do have this feature, we think it’s an important one to talk about as it has numerous benefits.


ECO Start/Stop is the result of an increased focus by Mercedes-Benz to reduce fuel consumption and lower vehicle emissions.

While the mechanical specifics vary…

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Mercedes-Benz of Boston: AMG Performance Center Elite

Welcome to our brand new AMG showroom!
  
The AMG Performance Center Elite combines state of the art technology with the AMG “one man, one engine” philosophy.  This gives you a hands-on, interactive experience that you simply can’t get anywhere else.

The truly immersive experience starts the moment you walk into the room.

The floor looks and feels like asphalt, transforming the typical blasé showroom experience into something unique and exciting – just like a Mercedes-AMG…
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Spring Cleaning for Your Mercedes-Benz!

With temperatures increasing and the weather improving, you’re probably starting to think about spring cleaning.  In the past, we’ve talked about the importance of getting under the hood of your Mercedes-Benz to make sure it’s ready for the changing seasons.  Did you know that it’s important to “spring clean” your vehicle, too?  Here’s why:


Extends paint life: One of the things you love about your Mercedes-Benz is its color, right…

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What is Mercedes-AMG?

When you think about Mercedes-Benz, there are probably certain words that come to mind: luxury, class, elegance, refinement.

But what about power and performance?


As you’re shopping for your Mercedes-Benz, you may have come across some that are labeled “AMG” and that have slightly different name and number combinations that don’t quite match up with the rest of the line.

If you’re looking for a real “driver’s car”, something that combines…

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Why We Love Mercedes-Benz

If you currently own a Mercedes-Benz, you probably have a laundry list of reasons why you love your vehicle.  If you’re in the market for one, then you’ve likely done a ton of research to find the Mercedes-Benz that meets all of your needs.  We’re lucky enough to work with these vehicles every day, so we thought we’d share a few of reasons why we love Mercedes-Benz!

History: Mercedes-Benz invented the…
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