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17.04.2012Brabus S Class (R 231)

The Brabus Refinement Program for the new Mercedes-Benz SL-Class (R 231) – available shortly!

17.04.2012BRABUS at the Auto China 2012 motor show in Bejing

At the Auto China 2012 motor show, whose doors will be open April 23 through May 2 in Beijing, Brabus will present eleven exclusive high-performance automobiles.

The line-up of vehicles on display demonstrates the entire exclusive range of the Brabus program. The Brabus Rocket 800, powered by a V12 Biturbo engine with 800 hp (788 bhp) / 588 kW, reaches a top speed of more than 370 km/h (230 mph), making it the world’s fastest street-legal car. This high-performance vehicle will celebrate its debut in the People’s Republic of China as will the Brabus 800 iBusiness 2.0, a 350-km/h (217-mph) luxury sedan equipped with a multimedia package comprised of Apple components. The Brabus 700 Biturbo Gullwing with 700 hp (690 bhp) / 515 kW and a top speed of 340 km/h (211 mph) also is a new addition to the Chinese market as is the ultimate city sports car, the Brabus Ultimate 120.

At the same time several Brabus models developed specifically for the Chinese market will celebrate their debuts at Auto China 2012. The Brabus 40S is an exclusively appointed luxury sedan with hybrid drive. The Brabus 50S 4M, the all-wheel-drive version of the luxury sedan powered by a V8 Biturbo engine, is also available.

20.03.2012BRABUS Classic @ Techno Classica Esen 2012

178,300 visitors from 30 countries became enthusiastic about the presentations of more than 1,200 exhibitors from 30 countries. The success of the fair, especially the purchase made by the large number of international collectors and professional visitors, distinguish the Techno-Classica Essen as the global centre of the classic sector. Apart from its position as the leading commercial centre, the automobile classic world exhibition with 21 multifaceted exhibition segments is also the defensive communication platform for the automobile industry, suppliers, restorers, automobile associations, unions and service providers.

At this years' version of the Techno Classica Brabus Classic will show in cooperation with Lueg Classic perfectly restored vehicles in exhibition hall 1. It would be a pleasure to meet you from 21st-25th of March, 2012 at the Techno Classica Essen!

08.03.2012BRABUS voted best tuning brand for the seventh consecutive time

Brabus is the best tuning brand for the seventh consecutive time! The readers of Germany’s leading car magazine "auto motor und sport" voted the company from Bottrop best brand 2012 in the "Tuner" category.

Since the first time the reader poll was conducted in 2006, Brabus has continuously enjoyed the top spot in the readers’ approval. The poll “Die besten Autos - BEST CARS 2012” asked the respondents to also name the tuners whose products they deemed particularly persuasive. 52.0 percent voted for Brabus.

"We are extremely delighted with this result," states Brabus CEO Prof. h.c. Bodo Buschmann. "Being voted best tuning brand for the seventh time not only crowns our 35th anniversary as a company, which we celebrate this year. This award is at the same time yet more motivation for us to continue developing Brabus automobiles and products that meet the high expectations of our customers, the media and the public at large."

Brabus is the world’s largest independent automobile tuner and enjoys status of manufacturer of exclusive high-performance automobiles with the German Federal Motor Vehicles Department. In addition to the manufactory in Bottrop, Brabus maintains wholly owned branches in Dubai and in Irvine, California. The global distribution network furthermore comprises importers in more than 100 countries around the globe.

03.03.2012BRABUS world premieres at the 82nd Geneva auto show

Brabus presents numerous world debuts at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. In the Brabus Bullit 800 Coupe, based on the Mercedes C 63 AMG, an exclusively appointed supercar with 800 hp (788 bhp) / 588 kW of power and a top speed of more than 370 km/h (230 mph) celebrates its world debut. Further world premieres are the exclusive city sports car Brabus Ultimate 120 based on the Smart Fortwo cabrio and the new Brabus Monoblock R wheel design.