Used 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class GLK350 SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class GLK350 SUV

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 Pros Peppy V6 engine offers the fastest acceleration in the compact luxury crossover segment.

 Pros Fuel economy is not fantastic, but it is better than other SUVs.

 Pros Luxurious cabin.

 Pros Abundance of safety features.

 Pros Rated “Good” in side, roof and frontal-offset crash tests.

 Pros Revised power steering is nicely weighted and responsive.

 Pros Small turning circle makes it easy to maneuver and park.

 Pros Eco Start/Stop System conserves gas and eliminates idling noise.

 Pros Updated exterior styling is elegant yet sporty.

 Pros Many consumers will appreciate the use of MB-Tex upholstery.

 Pros Well-damped ride mutes potholes and bumps.

 Pros Corners with confidence.

 Pros Innovative seven-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.

 Cons Some consumers simply prefer a V8 engine in a sport utility vehicle.

 Cons In Default setting, the transmission can be a bit slow on the downshift.

 Cons Climate controls are a little too low.

 Cons Standard audio system is nothing worth getting excited about.

 Cons Many consumers won’t be happy that leather is not standard.

 Cons Well-damped ride may be a little too firm for some.

 Cons COMAND interface is dated and challenging to get used to.

 Cons Many features standard on other vehicles are optional on theGLK350.

 Cons Adding options and packages puts this almost affordable vehicle out of the price range of most consumers.