Spicejax's Blog – July 2011 Archive (7)

RedOregon's Report on MB of San Antonio

I asked redoregon for permission to repost his 'review' of MB of San Antonio here and so here it is for you to enjoy.


"Just got back from my 20,000 mile maintenance.

Called at about 9 this morning, got an 11:30 appointment. Arrived at 11:15; guy outside was at the door before I got it open, then ran inside to get my paperwork when I told him I had an appointment. Got the rest of my info (address, etc), then brought me into the service…


Added by spicejax on July 31, 2011 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

Now's the time for smart owners to come to the aid...

I want to thank Forest for the inspiration for this Blog post.

Thanks, Forest! Sincerely, Michael.

The following is a response I made to a post by Forest at SCoA.


I have posted it here for all of the smart owners…


Added by spicejax on July 29, 2011 at 4:28am — 7 Comments

Drive smart or fly dumb. That is the question...

Thought I'd post this. The screen capture shows my car as a 'Mercedes Benz' smart fortwo.

Here's where to check your 'Drive or Fly'


Use year as 2010, Make as Mercedes Benz, model fortwo will be at…


Added by spicejax on July 19, 2011 at 1:00am — 1 Comment

More News about Our new Leadership

From Reuters news...

"MONTVALE, N.J., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today announced appointments within a dedicated team that will be responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of smart products in the United States. MBUSA took over responsibility for sales of the two-seater coupes and cabriolets from the Penske organization on July 1, 2011."…


Added by spicejax on July 11, 2011 at 12:41pm — 2 Comments

News Flash...MB backs Smart with ads, deals

Finally, great news.


Smart USA will launch a TV, print and digital marketing campaign by year end to jump-start the struggling microcar brand that Mercedes-Benz USA took over on July 1.

Read more:…

Added by spicejax on July 11, 2011 at 11:23am — 3 Comments

Our own smart car Charles M. Shultz

see more here: Eric Larsen's ©gstreetcomics


What you see above is work from a nice man from the Washington, DC area who is a fellow smart car owner, who I got to meet very briefly in Maryland at the Cherry Blossom Run, back in April 2011.


So, y'all use the above link to check out more,…


Added by spicejax on July 5, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Today is July 1st 2011- MBusa day, farewell smartUSA

According to what we have been told, today is the day that Mercedes Benz USA is taking over smart in the U.S. I hope that some of the good things I have heard regarding the transition/takeover will be coming forth soon. I did expect some kind of 'Official' announcement on the sUSAi main page. Oh well, maybe next week.




Added by spicejax on July 1, 2011 at 4:11pm — 3 Comments

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