(4.7) 7 reviews
MSRP: $2,190$11,494
Body Style: Convertible
Engine: 185-hp, 2.3-liter I-4 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
Seats: 2
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class


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In the motoring media, the question keeps being asked: Is the new Mercedes-Benz SLK230 really a sports car? No one disputes the fact that SLK is fun to drive and great to be seen in. The baby Benz complements Mercedes' more expensive SL roadsters, and manages to combine the vibrant personality of a sports car with the stolid practicality of corporate Mercedes. In doing so, the two-se... Read full review for the 1998 Mercedes Benz SLK Class

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Just a wonderful car

by mercedes sl & slk lover from brookings, or on April 24, 2007

purchased used with about 36000 miles on her a year ago. She's got 15000 more fun miles on her now. There's hardly a day that goes by that I don't take her out for my SLK fix. I still have an olde... Read Full Review

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