25 mind-blowing facts about Mercedes-Benz you may not know (Part 2)

05/16/2018

Posted by: Hassana Obi

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To arrange seats in each model, the carmaker has its own consultation from famed orthopaedic physicians to make sure their seats offer the highest comfort.

Here we go again with top 25 most interesting facts about Mercedes-Benz. Make sure to check our first part: 25 mind-blowing facts about Mercedes-Benz you may not know (Part 1)

12. After welding, Mercedes-Bens engineers will ground down many vital seams by hand, pack them with pewter, one more time ground them down, then polish them. All are done meticulously.

13. Before painting their model, Mercedes-Benz workers drown it in a 52-ton primer pool. This liquid will cover every corner of the model.

14. The primer, afterward, gets heated, then sprayed ever-lasting plasticized undercoating on to the wheel wheels and the underside to elude rust.

Video: Mercedes A-Class Production line

15. There are total of 4 coats given to the body. In these 4 coats, the last one is done all by hand.

16. Mercedes-Benz tires are even far above new American safety laws. With normal air pressures, their model can handle a full luggage load and passengers in long high-speed cruising.

Mercedes-Benz wheel

Mercedes-Benz tires are even far above new American safety laws

>>> You may also like to read: Top 5 best Mercedes-Bens convertibles of all time

17. Apart from 600 and 300 series with the only option of the automatic gearbox, all Mercedes-Benz models come standard with options for an automatic or 4-speed manual gearbox.

18. Speaking of chromium trim, before plating, it is given and 2 coats of copper and 1 coat of nickel.

Mercedes-Benz chromium trim

Speaking of chromium trim, before plating, it is given 1 coat of nickel and 2 of copper

19. Even the smallest Mercedes-Benz provides more space than any large sedan you can find.

20. You experience a ride with fresh air in any Mercedes-Benz sedans thanks to a ventilation system the carmaker builds to flow clean air into the interior and get rid of stale air via pipes at the cabin’s rear.

21. To arrange seats in each model, the carmaker has its own consultation from famed orthopedic physicians to make sure their seats offer the highest comfort.

Interior of an mercedes-Benz

 To arrange seats in each model, the carmaker has its own consultation from famed orthopedic physicians

22. The suspension motions are tuned partly thanks to the seat springs which helps let down jiggling movements making muscle fatigue.

23. You are offered an optional automatic transmission named Daimler-Benz which has 4 forward speeds. You can control it like an automatic shift or a manual with a hydraulic coupling principle. Fuel economy is quite the same as manual transmissions.

24. The power steering in Mercedes-Benz models has a servo-booster which boosts steering assistance progressively. The front wheels are always under your control.

25. No annual changes needed for the Mercedes-Benz body styling, the brand has been trying to introduce its timeless body design styling.

>>> More good read for Mercedes fans: The story behind Mercedes-Benz logo

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Hassana Obi is an automobile writer and editor at Naijauto.com. She prides herself on hundreds of informative and entertaining articles on Nigerian traffic regulations, car prices and celebrity car collections. When Hassana is not writing, she is a teacher and philanthropist.

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