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  • Drive Electric Week designed to spark interest in electric vehicles
    Drive Electric Week designed to spark interest in plug-in and hybrid vehicles
    Today starts National Drive Electric Week, the event designed to promote electric and hybrid vehicles. Six different Colorado venues will host test-drives and expos, allowing drivers to see the latest in hybrid and plug-in technology. The events...
  • Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo wins Hungarian Grand Prix,  Mercedes drivers fight
    Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo wins Hungarian Grand Prix, Mercedes drivers fight
    Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo swept past Ferrari's Fernando Alonso and Mercedes Lewis Hamilton to win a thrilling Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest, which was broadcast on NBC Sports cable channel. Perhaps the most controversial news was the...
  • Formula 1: 2014 Monaco Grand Prix results, driver quotes, controversies
    Formula 1: 2014 Monaco Grand Prix results, driver quotes, controversies
    German driver Nico Rosberg of Mercedes won the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, May 25, his second consecutive win at the iconic street circuit. The pole-sitter led every lap with teammate Lewis Hamilton the only real contender as Mercedes...
  • Formula 1: Nico Rosberg keeps 2014 Monaco pole after steward investigation
    Formula 1: Nico Rosberg keeps 2014 Monaco pole after steward investigation
    Nico Rosberg of Mercedes will maintain his pole position in the 2014 Monaco Grand Prix at the start of Sunday's race. According to the FIA, the stewards at Monte Carlo found that Rosberg "had not committed an offense" at Turn 5 that...
  • Formula 1: 2014 Spanish Grand Prix results, driver quotes
    Formula 1: 2014 Spanish Grand Prix results, driver quotes
    British driver Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes continued his dominance of the 2014 Formula 1 season with his fourth consecutive win of the season at the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday, May 11. According to Formula 1, this was the first win of the Spanish...
  • Mercedes F1 W05 Silver Arrow shoots into wall during Jerez test
    Mercedes F1 W05 Silver Arrow shoots into wall during Jerez test
    Just one day after writing about the debut of Mercedes’s new F1W05 Silver Arrow, (see http://www.examiner.com/article/mercedes-aims-high-with-new-f1-w05-silver-arrow?cid=db_articles), I am sorry to report that the car, driven by Lewis...
  • Mercedes
    Formula 1: Mercedes releases 2014 car sound, Schumacher message
    Though keeping its image under wraps for now, the Mercedes Formula 1 team released the sound of its new 2014 race car on Saturday, January 25 on YouTube. According to the team's Twitter feed, it will also pay tribute to former Mercedes driver...
  • McLaren Formula 1
    Formula 1: McLaren, Mercedes, Lotus 2014 car launches announced
    The Formula 1 teams McLaren, Mercedes, and Lotus have all indicated when they will launch their new 2014 race car models, according to a release on Formula 1.com on Tuesday, January 7. Many of the launch dates have to do with whether or not the...
  • Niki Lauda
    Formula 1: Mercedes lures 2 engineers away from Red Bull
    Two engineers will be leaving Red Bull's Formula 1 racing team in the 2014 season and joining rival team Mercedes. The announcement was made on Thursday, December 19 on the Mercedes AMG-Petronas website.In June of 2014, Mark Ellis will join...
  • Ross Brawn
    Formula 1: Official, Ross Brawn leaving Mercedes
    Ross Brawn is leaving his position as Team Principal at the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team, effective the end of 2013. The announcement was made by the team on Thursday. Replacing Mr. Brawn, according to Mercedes, will be Executive Director ...
  • Tuscaloosa
    Tuscaloosa: Bear, Rommel, Miss Universe, the Bama Belle and ?
    What do Bear Bryant, Mercedes-Benz, Rommel’s Afrika Korps, Moundville (at one time the largest city north of Mexico), great BBQ ribs, a premier collection of American art, Miss Universe, the Bama Belle Riverboat, FDR’s PWA, the SEC,...
  • Michael Hastings auto accident scene
    The CIA to provide new details into Hastings' death
    San Diego 6 continues to receive numerous inquiries regarding the status of its investigation into the death of National Security reporter Michael Hastings. Hastings died in a single car accident in Los Angeles on June 18, 2013. Videos of the...
  • Mercedes-Benz SL550
    2013 Mercedes-Benz SL550
    By Frank S. WashingtonDETROIT – The 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL550 is longer, wider, yet lighter than the model it replaced.The new dimensions are not earth shattering but a couple of inches more in width and in length made a big difference in the...
  • Clara Harris deadly mercedes killed husband
    Clara Harris-David Harris car video murder
    Clara Harris was a beautiful Colombian born former beauty queen. Her case became a nationwide sensation in 2002 when she became so jealous over her husband's affair that she ran over him with her Mercedes-Benz and killed him.The entire...
  • Pirelli tire with Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 backdrop
    F1: Mercedes and Pirelli found in violation of in-season testing regulations
    The International Tribunal (IT) of the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) found Friday that the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One team was in breach of the sport’s in-season testing regulations, a finding that will suspend...