Car of the Week July 31, 2000 2000 Mercedes Benz CL500 -- Introduced to the US market December 1999, the smaller, lighter, curvier coupe has proudly supported the Mercedes Benz commitment to quality and value. Vehicle Specifications --Pricing, Crash Ratings, Recalls, etc. Video Footage New for 2000 by Carey Russ CL500's debut at the 1999 South Florida International Auto Show Review by Larkin Hill Review by Matt/Bob Hagin Car Enthusiast German premiere for the new CL500 and CL600 flagship coupes Motorweek names CL500 "Best Dream Machine" Mercedes-Benz Unveils All-New CL Coupe in New York CL Coupe Makes World Debut in Geneva 135 New Car Models to Get Lower Rates From State Farm Recall 2000-Model S-Class and CL500 Information Mercedes-Benz Celebrates 25 years of testing in Death Valley, California Compar-a-graph --See how it stacks up against its competitors! Please go to thefor necessary media tools. Use the Free Windows Media Player to view this show.