The latest Mercedes-Benz news, photos, videos and reviews. GTspirit covers all luxury and performance models of Mercedes-Benz with a passion. Mercedes-Benz's history dates back as far as 1886 when Karl Benz launched the first automobile. The Mercedes-Benz headquarter is based in Stuttgart, Germany and a division of Daimler. Mercedes-AMG is the high performance division of Mercedes-Benz and responsible for all AMG variants and models like the SLS AMG and AMG GT.