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Old 12-14-2001, 10:45 AM   #1
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Ml500

anyone check out the new ML 500?

why did Benz replace the 430 model anyways?
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Old 01-11-2002, 07:13 PM   #2
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Cool Beat me

I think my 98ml320 has enough power, and pretty good gas milage to boot.-D
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can someone post a pic of the ml500??
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Old 05-31-2002, 11:51 PM   #4
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Just goto MBUSA.com

yeah, they replaced the 430 that had 275 hp with a 500 engine that has a whopping 302 hp.
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Old 12-17-2003, 07:36 PM   #5
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Re: Ml500

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anyone check out the new ML 500?

why did Benz replace the 430 model anyways?
Designed obsolescence. Newer. Better? (That is debatable)
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what did the older ones look like? Can anyone post a pic of the old ones please? Thanks.
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Old 06-11-2004, 05:17 AM   #7
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Re: Ml500

Exactly the same body and glass. Just updated it in the usual MB style with redesigned bumpers, lights, grille and wheels. See ...

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just commonize the engine size with the other mercedes vehicles, reduce cost...
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Old 08-03-2004, 10:04 AM   #9
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Its got to be said, I don't see the point in the ML500. The 350 has all the power you would want if you were buying a Petrol 4x4, and if you want performance then theres the ML55 AMG. It seems to me that merc are treading on their own toes a little with the ML.

And to be fair, although I love MB's, I'd still buy a Range Rover, or an X5 over the ML...
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