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Bride picks E350 because SLK too showy

Pretty cool Reuters article on the newly rich Chinese in the countryside:

In China, inland residents demand luxury cars

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"My dad drives an S-class and my husband a C-class. So when my dad asked me what I wanted for a wedding gift, I picked Mercedes-Benz too," recalled the 29-year-old Chen, who has an MBA degree and goes by the English name of Helly.

"You know, girls of my age fancy sports car these days. I kind of hesitated between SLK and E350, but I went for the latter because the SLK is much too showy."
If you think you have dealership issues, read through the rest of the article. It might make you feel better.
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I agree the SLK is more "showy" than the E350.

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Pretty cool Reuters article on the newly rich Chinese in the countryside:

In China, inland residents demand luxury cars



If you think you have dealership issues, read through the rest of the article. It might make you feel better.
What kind of English name is Helly? I guess it wouldn't be a good idea to get a SLK and put the top down in China because of the smog and air pollution.


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What kind of English name is Helly? . . .
Short for Helen - except in Essex, where it would be 'Hezza'






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