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Old 26th June 2005, 18:56   #1
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Default Unveiled New S Class !

The new S Class, Pics




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Old 26th June 2005, 19:06   #2
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I feel it looks like CLS now, especially the front portion, headlamps.

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Old 26th June 2005, 19:39   #3
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fabulous ... looks very aggressive ..however i'd like something a bit subtle than this for a S class
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Old 26th June 2005, 19:52   #4
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All i can say is WoW ! The Worlds Best Car is back with a bang!
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Old 26th June 2005, 20:00   #5
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The car looks good. Especially the silver one with the AMG kit. It would have looked better if the wheel arches were a bit less flared. Also there are some hints of the Bangled 7 too. Especially in the interior and the boot.
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The front headlamps remind me of the Mondeo (especially in the one with the maroon car).

Looks horrible from the side and do i see a slight BMW 6 series in the boot design?

I like the present one better. This car has lost it's charm. They've tried to make a luxury car look cool, and have ended up spoiling it.

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Old 26th June 2005, 21:17   #7
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When can i buy one ??????
Anyone aware of the worldwide pricing and any news of india launch
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Old 26th June 2005, 21:32   #8
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This S Class looks good when viewed from the front and the rear - nice and muscular. The side on view isn't that great - especially the boot which looks too short and heavy compared to the rest of the car. I also don't like those flared wheel archs. The interiors look very good. World's best car? Time will tell.
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Naahh! aint looking good for me.....Like I said earlier in another post for the new S, they are trying to make it more contemporary and sporty looking, whereas an S isnt supposed to be that way.

The current S looks better but the early 90's S class were the best looking for me, majestic & imposing at the same time!
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Sacrilege! What were these guys thinking when they designed this?? Side-view looks almost Camry-esque, M-style mirrors and the interiors have a 7-series style 'double hump'. I don't believe this ****. Think the Koreans have a hand in this.

PS. Terrible tail-lights too!

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Old 27th June 2005, 01:53   #11
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From a critics point of view.......The headlamps are similar to the mondeo......The rear is similar to the Maybach......and the interior layout is similar to the 7 series. Also it seems like mercedes is putting an end to the 5 seater era and keeping just 4 seats which is seen in this car as well as the CLS, which isnt really a good idea in think.
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I like it ! The only problem is the extra flared wheel arches, other than that its all good.
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I love it!!! It looks aggressive.I agree with you guys about the Mondeo headlamps.But the flared wheel-arches look acceptable.Infact its a new trend brewing up,to give the car that masculine appeal.
I would rate it 7/10.

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2 more pictures of the new S class




Source: MB international site

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Old 27th June 2005, 08:59   #15
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I would like to see it in the metal before passing judgement. The bangle 7 looks better in the metal than in pics
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