NEWCASTLE, U.K – Mercedes-Benz is using an innovative new lacquer on its cars, which it claims is three times more scratch-resistant than conventional bodywork. Mercedes S-Class has innovative paint gloss. The paint gloss currently is being applied to most Mercedes models and will be used on the remainder starting this spring. The "nano-particle clearcoat" will be introduced as standard for both metallic and non-metallic paint finishes. The new lacquer follows four years of ...

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