2012Mercedes-BenzR-Class

Mercedes R-Class

2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class - Click above for high-res image gallery Not too long ago, there was a time when all of the vehicles in an automaker's portfolio weren't required to wear the same uniform. Each model could be its own unique expression of the brand's strengths without being forced to…

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2012 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
MSRP: $52,690 - $53,840
2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
MSRP: $50,240 - $51,740
2010 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
MSRP: $49,300 - $50,800
2009 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
MSRP: $47,650 - $49,150
2008 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
MSRP: $42,100 - $45,600
Mercedes moves R-Class production to AM General in Indiana

The R-Class may be produced in the US, but though it's not available here any more, it hasn't been killed off entirely. It's still available in China, but now Mercedes has awarded the manufacturing contract to AM General in South Bend, IN.
These cars are headed to the Great Crusher In The Sky

It happens every year. We bid adieu to some cars and trucks that will be missed, and say good riddance to others wondering how they stayed around so long. Whether they're being killed off for slow sales or due to a new product coming along to replace them, the list of vehicles being discontinued after 2012 is surprisingly long and diverse.
Mercedes-Benz to nix R-Class from U.S. lineup despite being built in Alabama

After years of lackluster sales, Mercedes-Benz is finally pulling the plug on the company's R-Class, at least as far as sales in the United States go. The vehicle will continue to be manufactured at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and exported to markets around the globe.
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2009 Mercedes-Benz R
$14,995 / 108,403 miles / MD
2010 Mercedes-Benz R
$22,777 / 80,709 miles / VA
2008 Mercedes-Benz R
$11,900 / 104,108 miles / VA
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Mercedes-Benz recalling 6,800 diesel models

Nearly 7,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles are being recalled for potentially leaky fuel filters. Included under the recall are diesel (read: Bluetec) versions of the 2011 E-Class, GL-Class, M-Class, and R-Class, as well as the 2012 S-Class.
Mercedes-Benz issues recall over leaking fuel filters

2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class – Click above for high-res image gallery