The History of Mercedes Ml230

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The History Of Mercedes Ml230

The M-Class is a mid-size sport vehicle (SUV) with off-road capability, first in 1997 as a 1998 model, and by the German automaker Mercedes-Benz. It a shift at Mercedes-Benz in becoming a player; while it had plants Germany before, they built German models. the M-Class became a sales in the United States and Mexico. In it is slotted below the GL-Class.

For a time, between the years to 2002, the M class was built by Steyr in Graz, Austria, for the market, until it moved to of the U.S. market.

The M-Class was the luxury SUV to feature stability a system designed to detect of control and instantaneously intervene selective braking to bring the back on its intended course. system is now hailed by safety and studies have shown control and systems like it are of reducing single vehicle by up to 30 percent. Furthermore, the M-Class front- and side-impact airbags advanced occupant detection for the passenger seat, which, with Mercedes’ legendary structure, earned the M-Class the marks in insurance industry tests.

Aroad test on the BBC programme Top revealed that the presenter, Clarkson, could put his fingers the gap below the rear lights and the rear bumper. This over the years, especially a mild facelift for 2002. owners are often unhappy the car’s quality — for example, the car was last out of 142 cars in the Top Gear Survey 2004.

DaimlerChrysler US$600 million on improvements at the factory before launching the ML in 2005.

Before the vehicle was launched, allowed the producers to use two pre-production SUVs in the film The Lost Jurassic Park, and used the appearance in the film as a way to advertise it it was launched. As a result, a Mercedes-Benz ad before the film on original VHS of the film.

Major model have included the ML320, ML430, ML500, ML550 and along with the 4-cylinder and the turbodiesel ML270 CDI and ML400 CDI in The ML55, or ML55 AMG, a V8 engine made by AMG, body-work, and other performance The ML350 replaced the ML320 as the model in the United States in although the ML320 CDI is sold in where emissions regulations

The M-Class was Motor Trend Truck of the Year for 1998. The was voted the 1998 North Truck of the Year at the North International Auto Show in in January 1998.

The current Popemobile is based on a ML430 and has been in service July 2002. VW had offered to a new vehicle based on the Touareg, but Benedict XVI opted to continue his predecessor’s Mercedes-Benz-manufactured vehicle.

The M-class (chassis name was introduced to the public in April as a 2006 model after at the North American International Show in January. It is almost new, with a more aerodynamic look—the coefficient of is down to 0.34. Mercedes-Benz has made the new M-class larger, 150 mm longer than the first

The M-Class was named Best New Utility Vehicle in the 2006 Car of the Year awards. The back was referred as a shoebox so DaimlerChrysler most of their $600 dollars on redesigning that

Mercedes-Benz extensively publicized the million that was spent to their factory and add additional space for the new R-Class. According to automotive press reports, the M-Class vehicles demonstrate improvements in build quality.

The platform used for the new M-Class is with the new GL-Class and is a unibody rather than the former body-on-frame used by the M-Class produced from 1998-2005. The GL-CLass, a longer 7-seater of the W164 platform, is also

New features in the 2006 M-Class the 7G-Tronic seven-speed automatic optional Active Curve-Illuminating headlights which steer in the of the vehicle, and an adjustable-height air suspension. The transmission has been dropped.

engines are replacing the previous SOHC V6 and current 3-valve V8:

ML350 – 3.5L V6, 272Hp(258ft·lbf)

ML500 – 4-valve V8, 302HP

ML550 5.5L 4-valve V8, 382HP(550N·m)(North

ML63 AMG – 6.2L V8, 510HP (347kW)

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ML280 CDI 3.0L V6 Turbo Diesel, (325ft·lbf)

ML320 CDI – V6 Turbo Diesel, 224HP

ML420 CDI – 4.0L V8 306HP (700N·m)

Models Bluetec Diesel engine urea injection will be for the 2009 model year.


The AMG version of the W164, the ML63 was introduced at the 2006 North International Auto Show as a edition 2007 model. It a 6.2L M156 V8 engine 510hp (380kW) and 465lb·ft that is handcrafted in Germany, is the most powerful naturally V8 engine in the world and ever The engine is mated to an AMG Speedshift seven-speed automatic transmission.

The 2006 ML63 AMG can accelerate 0-60mph (96km/h) in just or from 0-62mph (100km/h) in 5.0 seconds. These impressive displayed by the ML 63 AMG proclaim it as the fastest and powerful naturally aspirated V8 powered SUV in the world, leaving the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S in place.


The 2009 M-Class got a minor face-lift as it at the 2008 New York International Show.

This face-lift new front headlights, redesigned and rear bumpers, new exterior a deeper front grille, interior, and a new ML 420 CDI engine choice.

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