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Challenge's Big Brother!

Challenge's big brother (ML350) was delivered Saturday by DPatrick in Evansville, Indiana. Linda is very proud of her "big new truck!"

Although I'm a hypercritical kind of guy, the quality of fit and finish of the M is absolutely flawless. The ride is super quiet and smooth. I can't believe how well the command and all the other gadgets work....almost intuitive. The NAV is simply amazing!

My hat is off to the DPatrick Motors team. Both the dealerership management and salesperson Bill went out of their way at every opportunity to make sure we were satified. Even had the opportunity to speak with Challenge's Master Mechanic Travis about our new addition. He seemed as excited about working on it as we were about getting it. True car guys one and all!
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Looking good Gregg, I hope you are as happy with the ML as you are with your SLK.






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Congrats Gregg and Linda. Technically, since Challenge has tenure, isn't the ML the baby brother?
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Waxed yet?!


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It's good to see you taking care of Linda


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Do I see SC in the future as the big trip in this? Look great, lots of luck and happy miles.
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Congrats....looks sweet!

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Rainy days will be so much nicer. Congratulations.
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Congrats on the new addition to the family - I see more quality detailing time in your future!



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Not waxed or detailed yet! However, I have acquired a suitable stepladder so as to reach the top! Plan on a solo detailing party this weekend! Will apply wax to all the virgin surfaces while simultaneously listening to jazz and practicing my drinking skills. OH YES!!!!!!


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. . . . I have acquired a suitable stepladder so as to reach the top! . . . .
I was wondering how you were going to do that


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. . . . Plan on a solo detailing party this weekend! Will apply wax to all the virgin surfaces . . . . .
I would check the build date, and possibly send an email to Phillip at detailersdomain 1st - I think you're meant to leave new paint a couple of months before waxing it????






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Congrats on the new ML. A pair of MBs in the garage always looks so slick. Rather than big brother/little brother - I'm thinking more of Twins like Swarzenegger and Devito. We have the little brother to your ML (GLK350 - downsized from the Escalade).

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Congratulations on your/her ML350. Very nice and classy. Wasn't it a factory order? I know they're assembled in Vance, AL. Seems like a fast delivery, at least to me.
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Congrats Kids looks super Nice. Hey is that an Slk Pedal Car next 2 that big Mb?
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Congrats on the new ride! Very nice.
I have been very happy with DPatrick also. Although I have never dealt with the sales team service department has been outstanding.


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