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How Does Mercedes-Benz Attention Assist Work?

Since the first car in 1886, Mercedes-Benz has built its name on safety, performance and driving enjoyment.

In 2010, Mercedes-Benz introduced Attention Assist. Although we’ve discussed it briefly in other blog posts, today, we’re going to dive in to learn more about what Attention Assist actually does and how it keeps us safe.

Mercedes-Benz Attention Assist is an industry first technology designed to alert drivers when they begin to show signs of fatigue…
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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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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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