CL Class

Car of the Year 2011: No. 5 Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG

Drive, Buy The CL63 AMG can make a driver feel invincible. The big two-door displays a very sporty character when barreling down the road like a Teutonic hammer, yet at the same time it provides an overwhelming sense of protection, the kind usually associated with luxury SUVs. It is no surprise that many judges placed […]

FrontRunners: More-and-Less Mercedes

The 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG ( is more powerful, more energy-efficient, and more eco-friendly than last year’s model. Mercedes has replaced the car’s 6.2-liter normally aspirated engine with a 5.5-liter bi-turbo V-8 that produces 536 hp and 590 ft lbs of torque (even more with the optional AMG Performance Package). The new engine and other […]

Wheels: Ballroom Blitzkrieg

Mercedes-Benz never snoozes. When not adding to a seemingly endless and ever-morphing inventory of braw and often brutally powerful motorcars, it concentrates its energy on nipping and tucking the collection from the prior year. This summer, the highly successful CL and the sensual CLS, with barely a frown line or age wrinkle between them, will […]