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The Top Gear car review:Mercedes-Benz GLE/GLE Coupe
For:Luxurious, now more efficient and precise
Against:The styling. It’s one step away from being a Chinese copy of itself
What is it?
The facelifted, re-christened Mercedes ML. The GL lettering is now tagged onto all of Merc’s crossover/4x4-type cars, as per the classic G-Wagen, with GLA being the smallest, then the GLC, and so on. Basically, this is Merc’s BMW X5 rival. But wait: there’s never been a Benz X6 rival…until now. Yup, on the same underpinnings you can now also have a lower, wider GLE Coupe. It’s got five doors, so it certainly isn’t a coupe, but that never did the CLS (or the X6) any harm, did it?
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