Mercedes-Benz Ain’t Afraid of A Little Slowdown

fac_mbm_2_lg.jpgDespite an economy in the shitter, what seems like an endless down streak on Wall Street, and the “Big Three” lobbying hard for a bailout of the auto industry, Mercedes isn’t worried about a shortage of rich people in NYC. The quality car company that builds vehicles people want announced plans to open up a newer and bigger flagship in Manhattan. The 330,000 sq. ft. facility, scheduled to be fully operation by 2011, will be located slightly more uptown on 11th Avenue between 53rd and 54th Streets.