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      02-15-2006, 01:09 AM   #1
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      02-15-2006, 01:22 AM   #2
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Glad you like it, but I gotta say I don't.
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      02-15-2006, 01:23 AM   #3
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6.3 V8, 514HP, 630 NM of torque..... SICKNESS..... best of all, it looks better than the M5, probably outpace it in the higher revv range... probably doesn't handle as well
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Glad you like it, but I gotta say I don't.
I think I've calmed down now, really goodlooking IMO. Take it over an M3??? Well.......... who knows? Perhaps not????
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That one looks a bit better. I still like the M5 for it's agressive look. That CLS63 has more of a classy sleek look to me. Oh, and the tail lights aren't as HUGE as the first cars which is a good thing.
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That one looks a bit better. I still like the M5 for it's agressive look. That CLS63 has more of a classy sleek look to me. Oh, and the tail lights aren't as HUGE as the first cars which is a good thing.
The CLS's designed is far more well balanced than that of the M5, what the M5 has over this car is handling.......... that's it.
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Sorry, but Mercedes-Benz has never done it for me, even though there is one amongst our family.
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Sorry, but Mercedes-Benz has never done it for me.
We knew that ..... a long azz time ago.
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      02-15-2006, 02:01 AM   #9
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We knew that ..... a long azz time ago.

Really? Hmm...
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      02-15-2006, 02:02 AM   #10
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I like both BMW and MB.
E-class > E60
S-class > E65
Almost w/ you on that one, but I dig the 7er. Fo Sho.
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Really? Hmm...
Yes doggy, really.
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BTW, does AMG even offer a vehicle in the US that is not a wankermatic?
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BTW, does AMG even offer a vehicle in the US that is not a wankermatic?
The days of the manual tranny are numbered. Won't be long til you see BMW sticks replaced by the new "ZSG" box.
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I was looking up thr CLK today. I am planning to get a CLK350 in 2 years or so. I wanna try out diff. german cars.
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sorry BMW but this car does it for me. Too bad it's so expensive. Add a few options and Im already in the $70k. But what a car though.
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i like the look, but not the functionality of the CLS, but personal preference wise, i'm not a big mercedes fan, especially now that the quality and reliability have worsened.
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OK, there is one Benz I go for at the moment.(I already saw a 'testmule' driving at the Mercedes testtrack when we had a driftday there a year ago, couldn't take picsrohibited)

582BHP V8 biturbo, 800Nm, 0-100(62mph):3,9secs 0-200kmh(124):around 10secs... BUT the car has an autobox and weighs about 1700kgs....

Forgot to mention what it's called : CLK DTM AMG

But it's as fast as the SLR maybe even faster on a track:
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      02-15-2006, 07:21 AM   #18
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As the saying here in Germany goes, "if I want a MB I'll call a taxi".
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The days of the manual tranny are numbered. Won't be long til you see BMW sticks replaced by the new "ZSG" box.

Highly doubful as it was the US Market that demanded BMW AG offer a 6 speed manual in the E60 M5 instead of only offering SMG.
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