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Mercedes-Benz SLK AMG SLK 55 (2008) 2d Tip Auto (2010/10)

Mercedes-Benz SLK AMG SLK 55 (2008) 2d Tip Auto (2010/10) - Owner Review

Hmm, practical?
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Review submitted by
Paul Whitwell on

Mercedes-Benz SLK AMG (04-10)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
I Like a fast refined modern sports car.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
It looks classy.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Probably not, although I will for sure enjoy it whilst I'm the proud owner.

What are you likely to buy next?
Probably go for an M3 next, similar performance but with an extra 2 seats!

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchised

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£28,000

When did you buy the car?
November 2014

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yes. 2 years Free Servicing & Good part Exchange price for my old z4.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Hard Top Convertible & Speed!

What was the dealer like?
Top Class.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Will destroy anything for speed. Its fast its fun, not driven it in the wet but the v8 sounds beautiful.

What's it like to park?
The only option not on the car is the Parktronic Sensors which I will get retrofitted at some point. So far so good.

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Not yet, ask me that when I have driven it more than 300 miles!

What's most practical about your car?
Hmm, practical?

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Airscarf is cool, or I should say is HOT!

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