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Mercedes-Benz GLK 300 AT Special Series

Mercedes-Benz GLK hopes revive

A drive GLK could now be seen as an new model for Australia.

For Australians, the GLK compact luxury SUV has Sleeping Syndrome.

We know what it is, it is and how desirable it is but we can’t find the key to it a reality.

But the search to unlock the heart is nearing.

For more than 18 months before production started it was as a natural addition to Mercedes-Benz’s range, complementing the M-Class and BMWs X3.

But European demand for the GLK out Mercedes. It sought volume because the engineering design allow compatibility between the drive mechanism and right-hand discarded thoughts of a right-drive Goodnight Japan, the UK, Thailand, Kong, South Africa and

But persistence by Mercedes-Benz Australia and shrinking market because of new in Audis Q5 and the Volvo XC60 the brand is looking to keep the humming.

Mercedes-Benz Australia spokesman McCarthy says a right-hand GLK could now be seen as an important new

Before Mercedes signed off the ready for production, the compact SUV market was barely breathing, he

Now its busy and getting busier.

says a 2WD GLK would suit the segment which had few if any off-road

He sees the price being allowing the GLK to slip under the and under the psychological $100,000

That may mean a 350 engine or petrol may be too expensive, he says.

Mercedes-Benz GLK 300 AT Special Series

If the 350 under $100,000, it could More likely is that we take the 200, 220 and 250 engine in diesel and/or petrol.

The latest 250 diesel is regarded as one of best four-cylinder engines of its high torque 500Nm low consumption and class-leading emission The same engine is slated for the sedan and Coupe.

But despite the upbeat attitude, McCarthy it is still early days.

He that even if the green for a 2WD, right-drive GLK was switched on it wouldn’t be seen in Australia

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It,s only in America. Now with currency 1 to 1 will the Australian motorist get it at the same price or will the of down-under rip off continue?

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Mercedes-Benz GLK 300 AT Special Series
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