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We go off-road in the passenger seat of the new Mercedes pickup.

It's good at what it does, but we've got our complaints.

The new Mercedes-Benz X-Class is here, and it promises to be the most opulent and premium pickup around. While this may seem like an all-new model for Mercedes, the X-Class is based on the Nissan Navara, the global successor to the Frontier.

Mercedes is referring to this road focused model of the mid-size X-Class pickup the "stylish explorer."

Mercedes is referring to this off-road ready model of the mid-size X-Class pickup the "powerful adventurer."

What's Happening To This Once-Exclusive Segment?

Somewhere in between the Smart brand and the all-new A-Class (pictured above), Daimler is said to be readying a smaller entry-level product for the Mercedes-Benz brand to compete with models like the Audi A1. According to AutoBild, Mercedes-Benz will get a new hatchback based on a platform from its recent partnership with Renault-Nissan, and it could be called the X-Class.

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