July 13, 2005
New Mercedes-Benz M-Class celebrates successful European premiere
Stuttgart, Germany – A total of approximately 26,500 orders were received for the new M-Class within a few days of the vehicle’s market launch in Western Europe.
The redesigned M-Class debuted to North America, its primary sales market, at the beginning of April. It is an upgrade of the first-generation M-Class, introduced in Europe in 1997, which sold 650,000 vehicles worldwide.