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Pros: the trunk roominess.
Cons: I miss the cassette player I had in previous year mercedes vehicles.
Advice: Go for it. I found this one, a three yr off lease vehcile with only 9700 miles!The 2005 E-320 sedan is by far one of the best, trouble free Mercedes vehicles I have owned. The ride is superb, workmanship second to none, and very roomy for six foot plus owner-drivers. And, hwy mileage is great for a vehicle of this weight, 4700lbs.
Pros: Panoramic Moon Roof
Cons: Center Console
Advice: We only live once and life is too short not to buy one.Drives buttery smooth, handles well in all areas but the seats could have been softer. The navigation system is not as sophisticated as others I have driven. Overall, I have no problems in my two weeks of owning this wonderful piece of machinery. You owe it to yourself, get one!!!
Pros: airmatic suspension
Cons: center console
Advice: an excellent combo of looks, handling and comfortGreat car, nice ride and very good handling, plus it has the look of a luxury car, timeless yet sporty
Pros: H/K audio
Advice: Buy itGreat balance of comfort, handling and performance. This car is very fast and fun yet it is also an excellent, comfortable, cruiser. Bonus...Its classic good looks will not become dated any time soon.
Pros: Fuel economy/power combination
Cons: I'm rather large and would like a little more room, even though for its size its very good.
Advice: Standard seats and suspension are just fine in comfort and handling. Get the panoramic roof - its fantastic and not much more than the regular sun roof.Mine is the new E320 CDI. It offers the best of all worlds other than its price. You get what you pay for, with refinement I've not experienced in any car before. The diesel engine is a dream. I've gotten 30.0 mpg overall so far (after 10,500 miles), and that is with cruising at 75 mph and around town! My wife can get 35 mpg out of it. A typical long trip gets me 32.5 mpg. and its getting better as the car 'breaks in.' The car is quiet and goes over large road dips better than any other European car in this price range. The air conditioning system is excellent; it even has a humidity sensor and adjusts that!