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2013 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class

2013 Cadillac CTS-V

  2013 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class 2013 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe
Invoice $66,960 $59,106
16/25 14/19
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Bottom Line Carrying forward 2012's more muscular looks with inimitable style, the 2013 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class gets new high-tech options while keeping its surprising performance. Read Full Review If you're looking for Corvette fun wrapped in Cadillac luxury and comfort, with an added dose of practicality, the 2013 CTS-V is your answer. Read Full Review
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  • Stylishly aggressive design
  • Powerful, refined V-8 engines
  • Incredible handling and performance in AMG trim
  • Excellent front seats
  • Impressive nfotainment and telematics features


  • Rear-seat head room still tight
  • High price tag
  • Interior somewhat over-wrought
  • COMAND is what it is


  • Incredibly fast family-hauler
  • Brakes and suspension are track-ready
  • Comfortable ride with magnetic suspension
  • Daily driver meets weekend warrior
  • Striking cockpit


  • Controls somewhat awkward
  • Lackluster steering feel
  • Paddle shifters require console-shifter activation
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