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    The Mercedes ML63 AMG production run comes to an end

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    Autoblog is reporting that the ML63 production has ended. This ML generation continues on until the next gen set to come in as a 2013 model but the ML63 AMG is no more. Does this mean we will not get a new AMG model until the next generation? Based on ML precedent, yes, but Mercedes often breaks precedent. Either way, if a new engine makes its way in or not, this ML63 is done.
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    I didnt even know this thing existed.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DBFIU Click here to enlarge
    I didnt even know this thing existed.
    Come on now, pretty sweet SUV.
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    I'm switching to an ML for DD. When they told me the base price for the AMG, I said $#@! that.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yomama69 Click here to enlarge
    I'm switching to an ML for DD. When they told me the base price for the AMG, I said $#@! that.
    Look at them slightly used... price drops like a rock.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DBFIU Click here to enlarge
    I didnt even know this thing existed.
    That's what I thought of the R63

    This one's cool

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Look at them slightly used... price drops like a rock.
    For the AMG or all ML's?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by e92 Click here to enlarge
    That's what I thought of the R63

    This one's cool
    I like how Mercedes will even do an AMG mini-van.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Look at them slightly used... price drops like a rock.
    Slightly used is the way to go.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yomama69 Click here to enlarge
    For the AMG or all ML's?
    AMG's fall harder but all ML's.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    AMG's fall harder but all ML's.
    I wouldn't buy an M156 anyway. I'm actually trying to decide between gas ML350 or Blutec.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yomama69 Click here to enlarge
    I wouldn't buy an M156 anyway. I'm actually trying to decide between gas ML350 or Blutec.
    Just depends on your priorities. Diesel has better MPG and torque but the 350 is a livelier motor and quicker.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Just depends on your priorities. Diesel has better MPG and torque but the 350 is a livelier motor and quicker.
    Well, I plan on DD'ing it and then buying a garage queen later this year. Both can tow a 22ft wakeboard boat so it's not a huge issue.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yomama69 Click here to enlarge
    Well, I plan on DD'ing it and then buying a garage queen later this year. Both can tow a 22ft wakeboard boat so it's not a huge issue.
    Exactly, both will handle that no problem. Just up to you on your preference.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Just depends on your priorities. Diesel has better MPG and torque but the 350 is a livelier motor and quicker.
    Best ML is the ML550; avoids the harsh ride and fuel economy issues of the ML63, and leaves the ML350 in the dust performance wise.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by komp55 Click here to enlarge
    Best ML is the ML550; avoids the harsh ride and fuel economy issues of the ML63, and leaves the ML350 in the dust performance wise.
    If I'm going to spend a 100K on an SUV for performance, you better be damn sure it will be a 2011 Cayenne Turbo.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by komp55 Click here to enlarge
    Best ML is the ML550; avoids the harsh ride and fuel economy issues of the ML63, and leaves the ML350 in the dust performance wise.
    I think I would agree with you, the 550 is a great choice.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yomama69 Click here to enlarge
    If I'm going to spend a 100K on an SUV for performance, you better be damn sure it will be a 2011 Cayenne Turbo.
    In my opinion that is the best on the market right now. Considering the trade of my Cayenne S in, although for an older Cayenne Turbo as a project car.

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    The 2011 Cayenne is a tenfold improvement over the previous model.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yomama69 Click here to enlarge
    The 2011 Cayenne is a tenfold improvement over the previous model.
    Agreed, also comes at a much higher price now.

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