Oh lord could you buy me the Mercedes Benz? The famous and popular song by Janis Joplin portrays the craving of the nations for one of the best automobiles the world ever had. Mercedes Benz is in the wish list of all and sundry. Mercedes Benz got its name from Austrian girl Mercedes Jellinek the daughter of Emil Jellinek and its last name from Karl Benz the founder of Mercedes Benz manufacturing company. Mercedes Benz started its marketing with powerful slogan Das Beste Oder Nichts which means The Best or Nothing and indeed it is one of the extra-ordinary cars, unique in its features which follow the standard of government to provide their customer the best car of their life.
As it continues to be in its 10th generation it has maintain its stylistic image with luxurious wholesome looking, shiny texture and classiness. Mercedes Benz is believed to be the evergreen car with its styling, texture and color but before being hot cake, it has gained its beauty through hard slog. Car is dipped in 52 ton of anti corrosion solution before it goes for painting, to make it even more interminable, it is sprayed through the four coats of paint in between hand polishing and finally sprayed with salt resistant painting to enhance the glossy effects.
Mercedes Benz has got its reputation through its meticulous work. It goes through the intense inspection under the supervision of 11 people. Its engines are tested and retested; its each part is double checked. It is stabilized and welded in 10,000 places making sure there is no loosen bolt to make rattle and squeaky sounds. You can have quality time in your car even the engine is very old.
Furthermore, Mercedes is added with servo booster in steering that ease the driver while handling the car. One of the most useful aspect of this car is Suspension system where even seat’s spring are connected to this system which give a stable and firm driving while speeding without feeling car sick. Benz’s seats are designed by expert consulting with the orthopedic doctors to support the back, knee-joint and kidneys .Tires used in them are of high quality with extra low resistance and low sound emission for optimum stability and control.
With the time, Mercedes Benz has always approached new inventions thus it was the first car based on diesel engine, first car to have a brake on all four wheels in fact Seat belts, traction control and air bag were firstly introduced as safety measures in the Benz. And now it has come up with new innovation with dynamic quality apart from its external beauty, it is pioneering in high engine technology it uses power plant with the latest direct- injection and turbo changing technology. It is rated at 210 horsepower 400 Ib feet of torque giving 31 mpg on freeways. Dual clutch transmission, stability control, traction control, navigation system, iPod input, satellite radio, automatic transmission where seven automatic transmissions has been altered for fuel efficiency. It is set up with high quality with composite brake, extra cooling agent and aerodynamic body modification, a rear diffuser, real axle differential lock, wider track with 19 inch wheel and with good fuel economy.
Thus Mercedes Benz is carefully engineered and then constructed. It is no surprise that it has won 35 grand prix title as constructer. Mercedes Benz is well designed externally stylist and internally satisfied. It is car to die for.