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Mercedes-Benz reveals the G63 AMG 66, a six-wheel-drive luxo SUV
Yahoo ^ | March 1, 2013 | Justin Hyde

Posted on 03/06/2013 3:41:20 AM PST by 1rudeboy

There are only so many possible permutations of a metal box on four wheels designed to go fast over any terrain, and from the Jeep Wrangler to the Range Rover, all of them have been explored in some degree with varying levels of ability and luxury. It was only a matter of time before a group of mad engineers gathered together and said "Screw it, let's go six-wheel-drive."

(Excerpt) Read more at autos.yahoo.com ...


TOPICS: Outdoors; Travel
KEYWORDS: germany
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1 posted on 03/06/2013 3:41:24 AM PST by 1rudeboy
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Oh yeah. Another AlQuaidaMobile from the nazists.

Impressive.


2 posted on 03/06/2013 3:46:27 AM PST by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com (Vendetta))
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To: 1rudeboy

I want!


3 posted on 03/06/2013 3:49:33 AM PST by Dusty Road
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To: 1rudeboy

I’d rather have the McLaren.


4 posted on 03/06/2013 3:50:37 AM PST by driftdiver (I could eat it raw, but why do that when I have a fire.)
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To: 1rudeboy

So what?
Who in America will be able to buy them, other then Obozo’s secret service, or his fat cat contributors?


5 posted on 03/06/2013 3:51:38 AM PST by AlexW
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To: 1rudeboy
I like the LED driving lights along the roofline and under the HID headlights.


6 posted on 03/06/2013 3:52:21 AM PST by Yo-Yo
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7 posted on 03/06/2013 3:52:28 AM PST by 1rudeboy
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To: driftdiver

“I’d rather have the McLaren.”
____________________________________________

I am quite happy with my bicycle.
No car needed in the Philippines.


8 posted on 03/06/2013 3:53:32 AM PST by AlexW
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To: Hardraade

Coming soon: a half-track with a mounted .50 cal.


9 posted on 03/06/2013 3:55:56 AM PST by motor_racer (Pete, do you ever get tired, of the driving?)
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To: driftdiver
I’d rather have the McLaren.

McLaren Mercedes?


10 posted on 03/06/2013 3:56:19 AM PST by 1rudeboy
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11 posted on 03/06/2013 3:59:15 AM PST by Fresh Wind (The last remnants of the Old Republic have been swept away.)
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To: 1rudeboy

They have experience building these since before WWII.


12 posted on 03/06/2013 3:59:52 AM PST by HChampagne
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Didn’t Lamborghini make something similar to this a few years back?


13 posted on 03/06/2013 4:06:39 AM PST by HartleyMBaldwin
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I think the Lambo was 4x4, but I might be mistaken.


14 posted on 03/06/2013 4:10:33 AM PST by 1rudeboy
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To: 1rudeboy
It looks really nice, until l saw the price:

MSRP

$113,000 - $134,300

Invoice

$105,090 - $124,899

And then there's this...

The G63 AMG is equipped with a standard 5.5-liter, V8, 544-horsepower, turbo engine that achieves 12-mpg in the city and 14-mpg on the highway. A 7-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is standard on both trims.

15 posted on 03/06/2013 4:25:00 AM PST by Alas Babylon!
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To: 1rudeboy

Makes sense. Dual rears without cutting another rut. Anyone who has driven a dually in the snow will understand.


16 posted on 03/06/2013 4:25:52 AM PST by CrazyIvan (Obama's birth certificate was found stapled to Soros's receipt.)
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To: 1rudeboy
Apparently a Dodge WC62 really did manage to mate with a SdKfz 231.

Mr. niteowl77

17 posted on 03/06/2013 4:32:15 AM PST by niteowl77 (Oh, crap.)
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Why?! When there is a Unimog?


18 posted on 03/06/2013 4:38:53 AM PST by DCBryan1 (Dear Congress Critter: Help create jobs and support RKBA by repealing 18 USC 922 (o).)
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Why?! When there is a Unimog!


19 posted on 03/06/2013 4:39:01 AM PST by DCBryan1 (Dear Congress Critter: Help create jobs and support RKBA by repealing 18 USC 922 (o).)
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Why?! When there is a Unimog!


20 posted on 03/06/2013 4:39:01 AM PST by DCBryan1 (Dear Congress Critter: Help create jobs and support RKBA by repealing 18 USC 922 (o).)
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