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Old 06-08-2019, 08:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Mcmechanic View Post
I think MB has missed the boat when it comes to the US market. Why spend that kinda money on a tight cramped sedan that handles like a sports car, when u can buy a Chevy Tahoe thatís much more comfortable, much bigger, and can tolerate crappy potholed roads. Americans value size/$ at an acceptable quality level. Instead of quality/$ at reduced size.
Maybe for average, middle class Americans. Except Mercedes isn't trying to sell to average middle class Americans. They're going after the premium market. That's not as big as the market for big Tahoes, but it's a niche that does exist in the US and that's the one they fill.