Used 2005 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S55 AMG Review

After a minor refresh last year, the S-Class is once again a top choice when it comes to a no-compromise luxury sedan.




what's new

Mercedes 4Matic all-wheel-drive system is now a no-cost option on the S430 and S500 models. The complimentary scheduled maintenance program has been dropped for 2005.

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