1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Expert Reviews

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on November 22, 1998

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on November 22, 1998

Add another model to 1999's "year of the V-8" at Mercedes-Benz. The newest V-8 club member is the CLK 430 coupe ($47,900) with a 4.3-liter, 275-h.p. V-8. It joins the CLK 320 coupe ($40,600... Read full review

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Richard Truett on February 19, 1999

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Richard Truett on February 19, 1999

It seems as if Mercedes-Benz can do no wrong these days. With U.S. sales up a whopping 39 percent in 1998, Mercedes has the potential in a year or two to knock off Lincoln and Cadillac and become A... Read full review

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on July 25, 1999

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on July 25, 1999

It is a Bordeaux-red fantasy powered by a 275-horsepower engine. The seats are leather, supple in feel and cream in color. Walnut wood trims the instrument panel and center console. Deep-pile car... Read full review