The 2014 Mercedes-Benz M-Class isn't a standout among five-passenger luxury crossover SUVs, but its wide variety of engines and packages gives it broad appeal.
- Strong and fuel-efficient diesel V6
- Seriously quick turbocharged V8s
- Serene ride
- Rich interior trim
- Roomy backseat
- Short braking distances.
- Lazy handling
- Base gasoline V6 can feel underpowered
- Expensive compared with rivals.