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      06-23-2008, 11:55 AM   #45
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Originally Posted by natedogg View Post
my Friend has a c350 and wow it is great. I test drove it and it feels good to me... I think both mercedes and bmw are great cars. Their is no reason to say one is better then the other etc etc etc.... sure you can say bmw is better then honda.... but both bmw and mercedes are great cars....and how does the interior look cheap??????????? its pretty much the same quality as the 3 series
BMW's interior is nothing spectacular
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      06-23-2008, 12:09 PM   #46
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BMW's interior is nothing spectacular
I agree that it isn't spectacular - but it is laid out very nice. All the other interiors don't give me the same gratificatoin as BMW.
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      06-28-2008, 12:26 AM   #47
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Originally Posted by yoyeewee View Post
I test drove a C300 also and the interior just looks like a really nice Chrysler.
I got the same impression when my father was looking at the S63's and S65's.

He decided on a RR Phantom, but that's a different subject.

I too found the interior very plain and...almost Ford-like, to be honest. Something definitely not synonomous with "high-end luxury brand".

Originally Posted by chuck92103 View Post
I like the C300. My friend picked up an 08 for $32k.

For $32k it is a bargain. However, MB cannot sell $32k cars without cutting a lot of corners.
I *always* felt that way.

From the very first commercial "we did x y and z...because we promised you a Mercedes Benz". It's like they knew people would wonder what it's made of since it's unusually cheap. Maybe even *built cheap*. Almost like they have to tell people, "No really is a MB. We promise."

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      06-30-2008, 04:43 PM   #48
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I liked the c300, the car handled decently and I found the brake pedal pressure fine. I don't think I'd take an Audi over a MB though, front wheel drive blows.
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