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Mercedes-Benz Takes Its StarDrive Experience to Ahmedabad

By Motortrend India Staff   |   29 April,2013

Mercedes-Benz has taken its popular StarDrive Experience to Ahmedabad to fascinate people and make them understand the capabilities of its equipment. The event is an important part of Mercedes-Benz Performance Drive during which customers get a chance to realise the methods of handling cars during critical situations. Mercedes-Benz has launched this event in association with Daimler Financial Services and Mobil 1. The auto major makes use of simulations to exhibit the safety features and handling of its off-roaders like GL-Class and ML-Class. The cars are equipped with features like PRO-ENGINEERING Package, AIRMATIC suspensions, 4-MATIC, Hill Hold Assist and Downhill Speed Regulation (DSR) whose behaviour comes to play in different situations.

Mr. Raymond Wong, CEO - ExxonMobil Lubricants Private Limited, India, spoke during the event to say, “We have always felt privileged for holding on to a strong association with Mercedes-Benz. Through Mercedes-Benz StarDrive Experience, we are aiming to deliver the participants a unique driving experience through various tough simulations to showcase the power, agility, unparalleled safety features and engineering technology of these cars. ExxonMobil provides Mercedes-Benz with Mobil 1 lubricant technology, expertise and support to develop next-generation lubricants for car engines and gearboxes. The world's leading synthetic motor oil brand, Mobil 1, features anti-wear technology that provides performance beyond conventional motor oils and exceptional protection against engine wear, under normal or even some of the most extreme conditions. Mobil 1 flows quickly in extreme temperatures to protect critical engine parts and is designed to maximize engine performance and help extend engine life.”

Mr. Sidhartha Nair, Managing Director, Daimler Financial Services India, also commented during the event to say, “Mercedes-Benz StarDrive Experience is a memorable customer experience which showcases the technological prowess of Mercedes-Benz cars & proves its leadership in high-end automotive technologies.  StarDrive provides the opportunity for customers to experience the DNA of Mercedes-Benz cars - sporty, safety, innovative technology, comfort and performance. Mercedes-Benz Financial is pleased to be associated with this initiative.”

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