Used 2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML550 SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class ML550 SUV

Large Car
Luxury Car
Family Car
Rate this model Expert Rating:
  • Currently 4.62/5
Rate this model Rate this Model:

Rating: 2.6/5
223 users voted

 Pros Gorgeous exterior styling with phenomenal detail appeals to a wide variety of consumers.

 Pros Roomy cabin for passengers and cargo.

 Pros Seven-speed automatic transmission is flawless.

 Pros Powerful engine offers strong acceleration and towing capabilities.

 Pros Abundance of technology features for personalization.

 Pros Stopping from 60 mph only takes 114 feet, which blows the competition away.

 Pros Innovative safety features you won’t find elsewhere.

 Pros Decent gas mileage.

 Pros Compliant ride is confident whether on a straight or curved road.

 Cons All-electric steering system disappoints.

 Cons COMMAND touchscreen interface is extremely difficult to use, especially while driving.

 Cons With additional options and packages, the ML550 can get extremely expensive.

 Cons No third row seat option is available.

 Cons No hybrid option available for 2012.

 Cons There is a bit of body roll present when taking corners at higher speeds.

 Cons New rounded dash may be appealing to some but others will miss the square styling iconic of the Mercedes brand.