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Old 02-14-2013, 09:02 AM   #11
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Looks like Honda had sex with a Volvo, then later on that hybrid had sex with a Mercedes-Benz and managed to produce this as its offspring. Terrible!
So true. It may be awesome, but it's hideous. Hideously awesome. Awesomely hideous, even.
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Old 02-14-2013, 09:34 AM   #12
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Sure its powerful and AWD, but I doubt anyone on this forum could afford one.

I'd rather have a hot Focus.
Ya that price tag has got to be at least $45000.

And I'm with you, I'd rather have an ST for probably half the price.
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Old 02-14-2013, 09:46 AM   #13
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$45k? For a 350hp Benz? Hahaha you have got to be kidding.

I would not expect to see this for less than $55k
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Old 02-14-2013, 01:05 PM   #14
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Too bad there's no manual transmission.
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Old 02-14-2013, 01:09 PM   #15
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Meh,it's ugly and there's better for cheaper.
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Old 02-14-2013, 01:24 PM   #16
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Look at that carbon fiber dash, this car is pure sex.
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Old 02-14-2013, 02:20 PM   #17
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I would rather see the US get cars like the Citroen DS3-R, which is clearly part of the inspiration in the Merc's rear design.
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Old 02-14-2013, 02:40 PM   #18
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Meh,it's ugly and there's better for cheaper.
A better hatch?

Give us some examples please.
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Old 02-14-2013, 02:43 PM   #19
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...I'd rather have an ST for probably half the price.
We all know that the awesome incredible ST would destroy this car but you have to give MB some credit for trying.
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Old 02-14-2013, 02:50 PM   #20
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A better hatch?

Give us some examples please.
Audi RS3 comes to mind, but whether or not it's cheaper is up to the projected msrp of the Merc.
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