Lineage: AMG C-Class

The satin sledgehammers

A recent purchase by one of our staff members has spurred us on to finally delve into the history of certain performance cars. But don’t worry – we shall use this opportunity to cover other brands, genres and eras as well. In fact, why don’t you drop us a line and tell us which car’s history you’d like to see?

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Tested: Mercedes-Benz C300 Edition C

The old tricks

Can you teach an old dog new tricks? Perhaps I should be careful here as the dog in this instance is the popular Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the trick would be their Edition C model. So before I answer my own question, let’s examine this latest offer from the world’s favourite luxury automobile brand.

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Launched: Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift [2011] 

The impressive split

Seasoned readers will know what’s coming – yup, another confession. The first car I ever owned and the car I owned the longest, was a C-Class. When I despondently handed over the keys last year it had covered 233,000km and was still as tight as a drum.

Read moreLaunched: Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift [2011]