Last week, I pitted two Q-cars against each other and determined Mercedes was the first of the Germans to nail the recipe for a sedan that looks boring but packs a punch. The 300SEL 6.3 was the beginning, but the W124-based 500E was a high-water mark.
Nineteen years before the Panamera, another 4-door sport sedan growled its way out of the Porsche factory. Today, Nice Price or Crack Pipe has a 500E at a price that broaches the question; Rectum? Damn-near killed ‘em.
Here, finally, are official photos of the 2010 Mercedes E-Class Coupe range including the AMG-tuned E500 Coupe above. Accompanying our mega-gallery below are all the details on the new two-door's stunning... efficiency?
Danish tuning house, Kleemann introduced an off-road (or is that allroad?) version of the Mercedes E500T wagon, the E50KCC. Where we'd have thought a torque boost to 568 ft-lbs. would have churned the Mercedes 4-Matic system into pea soup, Kleeman says it works just fine. In fact the 595hp wagon, which has been…