The Auto Channel
The Largest Independent Automotive Research Resource
Official Website of the New Car Buyer

The Editor's Test Drives
The World's Only Live In-Car New Vehicle Evaluations!

with Mark Fulmer
Editor-In-Chief, The Auto Channel

Streaming Audio Photo Complete Data
Mercedes ML430
Specs / Videos / Recalls
Rebates / Crash rating

So how do you improve on a winner? Carefully, one hopes. And that's certainly the case for the 1999 Mercedes Benz ML430 the runaway winner of sport utes for The Auto Channel's Golden Tachometer in '98. New this year is a strong silent V8...

and for any publicity-shy passengers, there are tinted "privacy" rear windows - which are also quite nice for bright glarey journeys through your favorite deserts, sand dunes, or freeway cloverleaves...

And don't forget that while you're listening to the Test Drive you can also check out the complete specifications from TACH's supercharged search engines and comprehensive databases!

Click here for 1999 Editor's Test Drives
Click here for 1998 Editor's Test Drives
Click here for 1997 Editor's Test Drives