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    I like it. It does look like a bigger version of it's baby brother, the M class. It has a similar, if not the same interior too. But it does look sharp.
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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Are you guys gonna harp on the black plastic on the center stack?

    I think it looks good, but the front end doesn't screem luxury. Too Hyundai/Kia/Opel.
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    Escalade/Navigator slayer . . . I am a sucker for that three points star.

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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Overall I like it. Especially in black.

    The greenhouse looks like it came off of a Jeep.

    It comes off looking like an ML-class mixed with a Grand Cherokee.

    The steering wheel is very ugly, but I could live with the whole package.
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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Quote Originally Posted by AdmiralViscen
    I think it looks good, but the front end doesn't screem luxury. Too Hyundai/Kia/Opel.
    I'lll agree with that, its looks like a hyundai Tucon.

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    Yeah. The M is amazing, R is subjetive, this is plain-jane. Looks almost GX too.

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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Quote Originally Posted by surferdude00711
    Yeah. The M is amazing, R is subjetive, this is plain-jane. Looks almost GX too.
    I see some GX also.
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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Quote Originally Posted by AdmiralViscen

    I think it looks good, but the front end doesn't screem luxury. Too Hyundai/Kia/Opel.
    the threepoint star will do that for it.

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    The interior reminds me a bit of the Envoy's, I think the vents do that. Is this supposed to be an Escalade/Navigator competitior?

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    I am sorry, but anyone that is "dismissing" the Escalade interior, better be hating this one too, it looks like an Envoy with wood, and the exterior looks like a Grand Cherokee and ML had babies...yuk. I liked the previous G better, at least it had substance.

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    I think it looks very nice.
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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Wow, from the A pillar on it looks kinda weird...but nice. The interior looks like it was stolen from the M class...and that interior reminds me of another car...I just can't put my finger on it.
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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Es geht nicht.

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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Quote Originally Posted by AdmiralViscen
    Are you guys gonna harp on the black plastic on the center stack?

    I think it looks good, but the front end doesn't screem luxury. Too Hyundai/Kia/Opel.
    NOpe.
    Because that black plastic is 1) black (not grey like in GM), 2) doesn't extend the full length of the center stack like every single other GM car.
    THe half wood effect is interesting. They pull it off better than XLR does.

    The wood looks more robust and the swatches of aluminum are a nice touch.

    Still.. it's a bit generic. I miss the old G-class already.

    Better than Escalade? I can't say for sure without being in both. But the wood looks richer on the Mercedes. But it's a snoozer. But it's not like the Escalade is a shot of caffeine either.

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    Re: Mercedes GL-Class Unveiled

    Quote Originally Posted by asim
    and that interior reminds me of another car...I just can't put my finger on it.

    XLR... with that half wood effect on the center stack. well.. that's the car that came to mind when I first saw the pics.

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