The 2012 Mercedes-Benz ML550 4Matic isn't perfect, but it does offer a good blend of tech, performance, and luxury. However, its diesel-powered sibling is probably the better bargain.
Reasonably well-equipped, the 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK350 4MATIC is a solid choice as a comfortable and capable urban crossover; just don't get carried away with the options.
Although expensive, the 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL550 comes loaded with cutting-edge tech while delivering an incredibly comfortable ride, but the car needs better tuning for low-speed driving.
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK350 crossover is as close as it gets to a C350 wagon for U.S. buyers, but is it close enough?
The ML550 features strong acceleration and surprising agility, but is saddled with a cabin tech package that's due for a refresh.
The 2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK350 offers rock-solid performance in a very practical small SUV configuration, but cabin tech lacks really cutting-edge features.
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The CL550 is a monster of technology, featuring a new engine with twin turbochargers and direct injection, massage seats, an air suspension, all-wheel drive, and excellent and innovative cabin tech.
What happens when the C-Class becomes an SUV?
Mercedes' BlueTec diesel power train takes a starring role in its full-size SUV.
On the affordable side of the model line-up, Mercedes-Benz's new small SUV offers solid performance and handling. Cabin tech isn't as advanced as in cars from other companies, but the feeling of Mercedes-Benz luxury is present.