Mercedes-Benz Linguatronic system gets upgrade for 2018

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Technology on Monday, July 17th, 2017 at 4:45 PM
2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan

Updates on Mercedes-Benz voice activation system

Carmakers are slowly trudging toward developing fully-autonomous vehicles, but until they do, it is important to stay focused on the road while driving. Many drivers are distracted by their smartphone or by something simple, like adjusting the music or accessing navigation. Many of these distractions have been taken care of by introducing phone pairing and voice activation. For the longest time, voice activation has only worked to control features tied to the infotainment system. Mercedes-Benz is changing that with the latest version of Linguatronic.   Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz shows off pickup concept X-Class

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz, New Vehicles on Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 at 2:35 PM
Mercedes-Benz Concept X-CLASS stylish explorer (rechts) und Mercedes-Benz Concept X-CLASS powerful adventurer (links) // Mercedes-Benz Concept X-CLASS stylish explorer (right) and Mercedes-Benz Concept X-CLASS powerful adventurer (left)

Watch the Mercedes-Benz X-Class Teaser

Mercedes-Benz has always been synonymous with luxury. From convertibles and coupes to SUVs and sedans, there are plenty of different options for anyone who is looking to purchase a Mercedes-Benz. However, until recently, there has not been an option for those seeking a luxury pickup. Mercedes-Benz is hoping to change that with the Mercedes-Benz X-Class concept.  Read the rest of this entry »

Stay Cool This Summer

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Friday, June 23rd, 2017 at 3:10 PM
How to Prevent Your Car From Overheating

How to Prevent Your Car From Overheating

Summer is officially here, and the weather is getting hot. That means your engine is more susceptible to overheating. There are preventative measures you can take to prevent this from happening, so be sure to check out some of our tips on how to prevent your car from overheating. Read the rest of this entry »

Mercedes-Benz mbrace Feature is Driving Innovation

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 2:27 PM
What is Mercedes-Benz mbrace?

What is Mercedes-Benz mbrace?

You may have heard of the Mercedes-Benz mbrace feature. Upon its introduction in 2008, mbrace was originally designed to be a navigation tool that could help drivers set up destinations. Today, it offers so much more including safety features, apps, connection to data and more. Mbrace is bringing technology and sophistication to the 21st century that isn’t being matched by most other automakers, so read on to find out what mbrace can do for you. Read the rest of this entry »

Why Drive an E-Class Sedan?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz E-Class on Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 1:36 PM
Benefits of Driving a 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan

Benefits of Driving a 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan

Mercedes-Benz is one of the most well-recognized brands of luxury cars. What many people may not know is why. What exactly makes them stand apart from your average car? Each Mercedes-Benz model is different, but for this article we’re going to show you the benefits of driving a 2017 E-Class sedan. Read the rest of this entry »

Stay Safe in a 2017 GLC

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLC on Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 at 8:32 PM
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Safety Features

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC Safety Features

Don’t overlook the most important part of a vehicle. While luxury SUVs are known for their innovative entertainment, performance, and exquisite interior features, there’s one area where some lack: safety. The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLC, however, bears the name of a brand dedicated to providing drivers with some of the best active safety features around. See how the GLC is taking safety to new heights. Read the rest of this entry »

Definitions for the most common Mercedes-Benz dashboard warning lights

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs, Service on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 at 5:52 PM
What are the different Mercedes-Benz dashboard warning lights

What are the different Mercedes-Benz dashboard warning lights?

Maintenance is key to ensuring your Mercedes-Benz runs like the luxury model that it is. As much as we’d love it if modern automobiles could be run until the wheels fall off, this just isn’t the case. Even with perfect maintenance, sometimes things simply go wrong and you find yourself with a mysterious light illuminating your dashboard. Today we’re looking at the top different Mercedes-Benz dashboard warning lights and letting you know what it means when they turn on. Read the rest of this entry »

Common causes for dead auto batteries

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs, Tips and Tricks on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 8:00 PM
Why can’t my car battery keep a charge

Why can’t my car battery keep a charge?

There are many things that can go wrong with your vehicle, but one of the most frustrating can be a dead battery, especially if it’s draining more quickly than it ought to. You might be able to jump start it on your own if you have a separate charger and you’re near an outlet, but otherwise you’re likely to find yourself begging friends, families and neighbors to help you get going. It’s an enormous inconvenience for something that seems so simple. We recommend you stop by us here at James Motor Company to test your battery, but you might be wondering what might be causing your battery to die in the first place. Especially if it doesn’t seem to be that old. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Mercedes-Benz offering more compact cars?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-Benz GLA, New Vehicles on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 at 7:22 PM
Is Mercedes-Benz offering more compact cars

Is Mercedes-Benz offering more compact cars?

Sometimes it feels like bigger is better, with SUVs dominating the streets, but luxury brands may be immune to this. At least, Mercedes-Benz might be. Rumor has it that the brand will be offering more compact cars in future model years. The reason? A new front-wheel-drive platform will soon be released, and why build a new platform without also building more models upon it? We agree with this sentiment, if only because we can’t get enough of the brand. Read the rest of this entry »

Take mom out for brunch this Mother’s Day 2017

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 at 7:27 PM
2017 Mother’s Day Brunches Lexington KY

2017 Mother’s Day Brunches Lexington KY

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and if you’re like many people, you’re probably only starting to consider reservations. After all, you won’t be the only one to get the idea that mom deserves a meal cooked for her, and brunches happen to be the most popular choice. Today we’re looking at some of the top spots for 2017 Mother’s Day brunches in Lexington KY. Read the rest of this entry »