Possible new C class convertible?

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    Mmmm, I like that and the colour. :rock:
     
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    ooooh - that looks tempting!!!!
     
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    Nobody does it better!

    Looks the biz doesn't it. The broader front end suits the convertible. All done to compete with BMW models already on the market :eek: ----but Merc do cabriolets so much better.:rock:
     
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    Yes it looks nice but surely the CLK is already a convertible on the C class floorpan. So where exactly does this fit into the range ?
     
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    It fits below it - think 1 series / A3 convertible competitor. CLK fits nicely size and price wise with the 3 series convertible and Audi A4. SLK against TT/Z4

    I wonder if next CLK will get a folding tintop?
     
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    Looks too much like a CLK - so why make a c class soft top? :confused:

    Still nice tho :D
     
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    The CLK is supposedly going to be bigger and based on the contemporary e-class. Apparently one of the problems with the CLK is that people know it's based on the C-class and that cheapens it for them.
     
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    The CLK is apparently going to be bigger and will drop the CLK name - it will simply be called E-Class Coupe. It will still be based on a C-Class platform but it is my understanding that the next generation E-Class is also based on a (stretched) C-Class platform.
     
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    Everything starts off as a Smart car, they force feed it in pens till it grows to the size of an S-class or any other car. The free-range ones are the ML.
     

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