Performance, excellent design, superb engineering and luxury—these are the things that made a Mercedes Benz a highly respected name in the industry. Every vehicle that carried Mercedes Benz name embodies this oldest auto manufacturer's long time prestige and tradition of excellence. All its parts are made with the highest quality standards to ensure its users' safety, comfort and convenience. It is thus expected that every Mercedes Benz owner is satisfied with the car that he drives.
Among the Mercedes Benz' long list of remarkable autos is the Mercedes Benz ML500. This belongs to the Mercedes Benz M-Class model line-up of Sport Utility Vehicles. With the introduction of the M-Class SUVs in 1997, Mercedes Benz became a real international auto market competitor. Although it had plants outside Germany before, Mercedes Benz' past models made in those factories were replicas of their German models. On the other hand, M-Class models were made in the U.S and were essentially American, quite distinct from German-made Mercedes Benz autos.
Nonetheless, Mercedes Benz ML500 and the rest of the M-Class models had the basic qualities of a Mercedes Benz vehicle; foremost of which is luxury. As an SUV, Mercedes Benz ML500 sports a rugged look that speaks of its solid engineering. At first, the M-Class did not get high performance ratings, which is unexpected of a Mercedes Benz. However, after the facelift in 2002, M-Class significantly improved, giving its users the best performance a Mercedes Benz ought to give.
The Mercedes Benz ML500 is the up-level M-Class model. It is powered by a 5.0 L V8 engine that delivers a healthy 288 horsepower. Both on-road and off-road this engine is ready to give you a thrilling ride. Typical of a Mercedes Benz, this one is loaded with luxury features and as an up-scale model, it is even more refined than other M-Class SUVs. It features leather upholstery, more walnut trim, additional rear privacy glass, high-tech GPS navigation system, auto dimming mirrors and a whole lot more. With this remarkable model, Mercedes Benz once again highlights it standing in the luxury segment of the auto industry.