1996 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Expert Reviews

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Richard Truett on September 12, 1996

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Richard Truett on September 12, 1996

You can credit Acura, Lexus and Infiniti for the stunning rebirth of Mercedes-Benz. The German automaker got caught with its lederhosen down when those Japanese luxury brands first entered the mark... Read full review

Los Angeles Times's view

By Paul Dean on November 10, 1995

Los Angeles Times's view

By Paul Dean on November 10, 1995

Mercedes-Benz would like to shrivel its image as a builder of cast-iron coaches for middle-aged cardiologists. It wants younger buyers. It wants more female buyers. It wants to restore fun, emo... Read full review

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on November 12, 1995

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on November 12, 1995

Contrary to popular misconception, Volvo hasn't cornered the market in safety. True, Volvo promotes safety as its No. 1 attribute, but that's because it can't boast of styling elan ... Read full review


chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on November 12, 1995

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on November 12, 1995

Contrary to popular misconception, Volvo hasn't cornered the market in safety. True, Volvo promotes safety as its No. 1 attribute, but that's because it can't boast of styling elan o... Read full review

The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view

By Larry Printz on January 6, 1996

The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view

By Larry Printz on January 6, 1996

Suddenly, the world is round. At least when it comes to headlights. Mercedes, whose styling brings to mind such words as tasteful, conservativeand timeless, has stuck a couple of round peepers on ... Read full review

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on December 1, 1995

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on December 1, 1995

IT WAS A day of heavy traffic, but there was no strain. I was driving the 1996 Mercedes-Benz E320, the perfect treatment for high blood pressure on congested roads. The idea was not to have a sche... Read full review

IndyStar.com's view

By George Moore on December 3, 1995

IndyStar.com's view

By George Moore on December 3, 1995

In the parlance of Mercedes talk, the fifth letter of the alphabet is used to denote excellence, a most appropriate characterization of the 1996 Mercedes-Benz E-Class luxury sedan.The new E-Class i... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on January 10, 1996

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on January 10, 1996

Picture reading Wuthering Heights on the Internet and you'll get a feeling for what the 1996 Mercedes-Benz E320 is all about. All new for this year, the Mercedes manages to combine romance and... Read full review