Thread: X3 or GLK
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Old 09-26-2012, 05:00 PM
NoI4plz NoI4plz is offline
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I think the X3, GLK, and e350 do what they are designed for.
X3=soft roader, with more of a tendency for handling corners on road.
GLK = soft roader, but designed for comfort
e350= mid-size comfort luxury car to handle 5 adults in reasonable comfort

If your interested in carrying children and their gear, the e350 won't do you any favors. You would either need, the station wagon equivalent of the e or move into either the GLK or X3.

GLK vs X3

GLK is in the middle of its life cycle, and thus your looking at a redesign in about a couple, vs the X3 which was recently launched (2011 vs 2009). Also the infortaniment platform on the X is far advanced then the GLK (even with mbrace 2). However if those are unimportant issues, then the only thing that would determine a purchase, would be do you rather like comfort or driving characteristics.

EDIT: on second reading, I see the OP has chosen the X3 congrats. Not to sound tacky, but do you tune to the horsepower menu on the idrive when driving? LOL
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