MONTREAL – Audi AG better be looking over its shoulder because Mercedes-Benz USA Inc. is ready to trounce on its prized all-wheel-drive market. The German luxury marque already has begun to sell AWD versions of its S-Class and C-Class vehicles in the U.S. and Canada, with hopes the cars will help Mercedes this year surpass its U.S. 2002 sales of 213,225 units. Mercedes-Benz has begun to sell AWD versions of the S-Class in the U.S. and Canada. Dubbed 4Matic, the AWD system ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.