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Mercedes Next Generation C Class to Shed More Weight

The next generation of the Mercedes-Benz C class is likely to shed weight as Mercedes adds more aluminum and uses advanced new joining processes installed into its U.S. manufacturing plant. Details are sketchy, but in a presentation at the Center for Automotive Research’s Management Briefing Seminars here Monday, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International CEO Jason Hoff dropped some hints that the next

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SMART ForTwo Cabrio 2017

The 2017 Smart ForTwo Cabrio convertible will start at $19,650 when it goes on sale in the U.S. this fall, which includes a $750 destination charge—is for the base Pure Passion trim level with 5-speed manual transmission. Selecting the optional 6-speed dual-clutch transmission bumps the price up to $20,640. All ForTwo Cabrio models use the same 0.9-liter turbocharged 3-cylinder gasoline

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