E Class Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Described as Car for “Success” and “Car Poor”

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Described as Car for “Success” and “Car Poor”

SEOUL, Aug. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — After reaching a sales record of 100,000 vehicles three years after its introduction, the 10th Generation Mercedes-Benz E-Class is perceived by many as a vehicle for high-income, dual-breadwinner couples, according to a recent survey. Mercedes-Benz Korea (MBK) conducted an analysis of some 21 billion sources of data related to [...]

Mercedes-Benz Sales Gain Traction in S. Korea, BMW Struggles to Keep Pace

Mercedes-Benz Sales Gain Traction in S. Korea, BMW Struggles to Keep Pace

SEOUL, Jul. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — German luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz is speeding ahead in terms of sales in South Korea, while its main rival BMW is struggling to keep pace, industry data showed Sunday. According to sales figures released by the Korea Automobile Importers and Distributors Association (KAIDA) and other market trackers, Mercedes-Benz midsize E-Class [...]

Benz to Recall 1,135 E-Class Sedans for Powertrain Control Defect

Benz to Recall 1,135 E-Class Sedans for Powertrain Control Defect

SEJONG, June 2 (Korea Bizwire) – Mercedes-Benz Korea, the local unit of the German luxury car brand, will recall 1,135 units of E-class sedans for problems with their powertrain control system, the transportation ministry here said Thursday.  An error in the model’s powertrain software may fail to transmit engine power to the automatic transmission, causing a [...]

LG Display to Supply Improved OLED to Benz

LG Display to Supply Improved OLED to Benz

SEOUL, March 9 (Korea Bizwire) – LG Display Co. plans to supply advanced organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays to Mercedes-Benz, industry sources said Wednesday, marking the first time for a carmaker to adopt the advanced screen. The South Korean display maker said it will supply the 12.3-inch P-OLED display to the New E-Class produced by the German carmaker. [...]