Membership Benefits with the Mercedes-Benz Club of America

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Mercedes-Benz Club of America

A longtime financial professional, Mark Marinello oversaw more than $10 billion in capital during his tenure as treasury director of Huawei Technologies, Co., Ltd., in London. Outside of his professional responsibilities, Mark Marinello is a car enthusiast and a member of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America (MBCA).

MBCA offers numerous annual benefits to its American and Canadian members. In addition to a subscription to The Star Magazine and a variety of service discounts, MBCA members enjoy unique privileges such as inclusion in the club’s Loyalty Rewards Program. Through the program, those who have been members in good standing with MBCA for over a year qualify for a $500 credit toward the purchase of a new Mercedes-Benz.

In addition, MBCA offers an identity protection plan through the Identity Patrol system. The plan includes a range of services, such as a personalized identity theft risk score, continual monitoring to prevent theft, and $1 million in protection insurance in case of identity theft.

Each autumn, MBCA organizes a members-only trip to Germany, which features visits to a number of destinations across the country. For $2,500, members have the opportunity to see the Sindelfingen Mercedes-Benz assembly plant or take a guided tour through the historic Carl Benz Museum in Ladenburg.


Mercedes-Benz Club of America Benefits

Huawei Technologies treasury director Mark Marinello is also a classic car enthusiast. In his free time, Mark Marinello participates in the Mercedes-Benz Club of America as well as the South Florida Jaguar Club and frequently restores classic cars from these manufacturers.

Members of the Mercedes-Benz Club of America enjoy several distinctive benefits. Individuals receive The Star, a bimonthly magazine that has received numerous awards for its excellence on almost every axis. The magazine is also available in digital form online. Additionally, the club’s online forums encourage camaraderie, information sharing, and networking among members.

Other membership perks include price breaks when purchasing new Mercedes-Benz vehicles, as well as discounts on parts at American and Canadian Mercedes-Benz dealers. The club also maintains affiliations with numerous retailers, magazines, and other organizations. These partnerships provide Mercedes enthusiasts with further cost savings on a range of trips, products, and services.

More information about the club is available online at