2002 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Expert Reviews

Boston.com's view

By Royal Ford on January 20, 2002

Boston.com's view

By Royal Ford on January 20, 2002

The dilemma: Where do you park a Galaendewagen? The answer: Right between a Range Rover 4.6 HSE and a Hummer. That is because the beast more properly known as a Mercedes-Benz G500 is instilled with... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Paul Lienert on February 6, 2002

The Detroit News's view

By Paul Lienert on February 6, 2002

Too bad it took Mercedes-Benz so long to officially import its G-class utility vehicle -- widely known in Europe as the Gelaendewagen.For years, the only way you could buy a G-wagen in the United S... Read full review

The Sacramento Bee's view

By Mark Glover on March 22, 2002

The Sacramento Bee's view

By Mark Glover on March 22, 2002

Safari, anyone?That's not a question you hear every day, but the new-for-2002 Mercedes-Benz G500 is not the kind of motor vehicle you see... well, once a year.With straight-slab sides, four sw... Read full review


Orlando Sentinel's view

By Steven Cole Smith on May 9, 2002

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Steven Cole Smith on May 9, 2002

Living in Detroit for all those years had its disadvantages - boy, did it! - but one thing we did not have to deal with was the twice-a-year mating season for Plecia neartica. Visitors from states ... Read full review

The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view

By Larry Printz on June 23, 2002

The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view

By Larry Printz on June 23, 2002

Say you've got a fat wad to blow on an SUV. Lexi are too common. Ditto Escalades. Humvees are old news. How to show the neighbors a couple acres away in the next McMansion that you're ho... Read full review

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on February 24, 2002

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on February 24, 2002

It is ugly. But that is to be expected. Rare is the military vehicle that is a thing of beauty. Its virtue, to the extent that it has any off the battlefield, is that it is so outrageously rugged i... Read full review