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#1 Old 06-24-2011
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Smile Hello from Atlanta, GA

My name is Dana. I just got my first SLK and having a blast driving it with top down and up. Always wanted a convertible, but didn't like the idea of the cloth top for a few reasons. Still almost bought a 2010 convertible Camaro then I found and drove the SLK280. This car rocks, not to mention quick and looking sexy! Soooo glad I didn't buy that Camaro.

I bought our first Mercedes for my wife a few years ago as a surprise Christmas morning present, C280 4-dr Sedan. An amazing ride for such a small sedan. She loves it and ready to move to the larger E or M class next.

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Welcome from Los Angeles.

I had the same choice as you: Camaro vs. SLK. The GM dealer thought was crazy buying a Mercedes. From my experience, you definetly made the right choice.
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this is so funny, i was in the same boat, test drove the camaro, it really looked better on the outside than it drives or looks on the inside,

went home and did a little search and happen to have run into a well priced SLK, and i just had to have one, I haven't bought one yet, but i just secured funds and am looking for a one that fits what i want.

I am so glad i didn't make a rash move on the camaro too.
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