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2012 Mercedes-Benz M Class

2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee

  2012 Mercedes-Benz ML350 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8
Invoice $45,561 $26,803
14/27 12/23
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Bottom Line The 2012 Mercedes-Benz M Class is improved in nearly way, and remains one of the most luxurious and secure choices for families not needing a third row of seats. Read Full Review The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee only gets better this year with the addition of the SRT8's thundering HEMI V-8. Read Full Review
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  • Smooth, strong, efficient Bluetec
  • Plush, isolated ride
  • Handles and maneuvers well
  • Full roster of tech options
  • Attention Assist comes standard


  • Indecisive shifts (Bluetec)
  • COMAND interface
  • Conservative exterior styling


  • Tasteful, upscale look
  • Spacious, refined cabin
  • Choice among all-wheel-drive systems
  • Advanced infotainment features
  • Oh, did we forget the SRT8 edition?


  • Not quite as crisp-looking as Jeeps past
  • Boomy exhaust from V-6
  • Needs Chrysler's new eight-speed automatic
  • No seven-seat version, yet
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