Auto Review: 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class 550 Coupe

Mercedes-Benz just keeps pushing the luxury class vehicle to new levels. The 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class 550 Coupe is no exception.

In this case the luxury vehicle is a coupe. But for $66,779 estimated MSRP, it’s a really nice coupe.

2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS 550 Coupe AMG

The vehicle is a typical Mercedes-Benz in a lot of ways, but some standard features take luxury and class even beyond the usual Mercedes-Benz handiwork. For example, vehicle anti-lock and valet lockout are two security features that will make you feel good about owning the CLS Class 550. You’ll also like features like automatic brake drying and the 40 GB hard drive featuring 36 GB for navigation.

Mercedes-Benz takes satellite technology to a new level with Sirius real-time traffic information as a standard feature.

Technically, the 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class 550 Coupe is as sound as anything MB has ever rolled off the line. The engine is 5.5L V8 with a 7-speed automatic transmission. It has 8 cylinders and 32 valves, including dual overhead cam / twin overhead cam. The horsepower is an impressive 382 at 6,000 rpm.

Cool Mercedes-Benz options include wheel locks, fully automatic power trunk lid, heated headlight washers, distronic adaptive cruise control, Parktronic safety feature trademarked by Mercedes-Benz and incredible options packages that group several features together.

The 2010 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class 550 Coupe is the vehicle for drivers who want class with their luxury.