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Old 5th April 2006, 20:29   #1
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i dont know if it has been posted before but this is supposed to be the next generation c-class copue with suicide doors in the back. looks very nice hope it will make it into production
http://www.automobilemag.com/2007_sn...edes_benz_cle/
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pics of the new Mercedes C-class caught testing on the autobahn...stopped somewhere on route due to tecnical problems.
got the pic for a german site.
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WHAT??? Yet another product line for Mercedes??????


Seriously, this is taking it a little too far......
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WHAT??? Yet another product line for Mercedes??????


Seriously, this is taking it a little too far......
CLE is very old news, i would say about a year old..but i doubt this even was a real model, it makes less sense since CLK is primarily the same thing, until they dicontinue the CLK or start using CLS as the base for the next CLK...
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pics of the new Mercedes C-class caught testing on the autobahn...stopped somewhere on route due to tecnical problems.
got the pic for a german site.
hope it uploads.
Saw that too few weeks back...aint nothing special..
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CLS is based on E-class

CLK is based on C-class
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Yes,

But if that might not be correct news, then what IS this car seen testing?


What's the point of a coupe-like C-class, if the CLK is aldready there?

It's like the B-class, filling no segment, and answering nobody's question.
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the car that was seen testing was the W204 c-class sedan the CLE that i posted about was supposet to follow in the footsteps of the cls class but based on the next gen C. they already have a c-class coupe so this might be a replacement for that.
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