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03-01-2006, 02:22 PM
<IMG SRC="http://www.leftlanenews.com/wp-images/media/feb28clk_1.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://www.leftlanenews.com/wp-images/media/feb28clk_2.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">In its debut year, the brand-new <B>CLK 63 AMG will also debut as the official FIA safety car for the 2006 Formula 1 season</B>, Mercedes said today. With its <B>481 hp AMG 6.3-litre V8 engine its modified brakes, suspension, cooling and exhaust system, and an extensive package of lightweight components</B>, the fast-paced coupe is well prepared for its responsible role on the Formula 1 racing circuits. The first outing for the CLK 63 AMG safety car will be at the Bahrain Grand Prix; the standard version will then appear in the second quarter of 2006.</TD></TR></TABLE><p>C55 AMG Estate remains the Safety Medical car<p><A HREF="http://www.leftlanenews.com/2006/02/28/2007-mercedes-clk-63-selected-as-new-f1-safety-car/" TARGET="_blank">LeftLane</A><br> <br>

Cozz
03-01-2006, 08:03 PM
Looks all right. The bumpers are a bit plain jane.<p>Isn't it funny these safty cars are actually faster in heavy rain vs. a F1 car.

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03-02-2006, 10:12 PM
Not as funny as having a pace car thats more powerful than the race car:<p><IMG SRC="http://www.gminsidenews.com/naias/laias_2006/zo6dat/1.jpg" BORDER="0"><br> <br> <br> <br> <br>More photos:<p><IMG SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini11L.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><A HREF="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini12L.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://www.germancarfans.com/n...L.jpg</A><br><A HREF="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini10L.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://www.germancarfans.com/n...L.jpg</A><br><A HREF="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini7L.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://www.germancarfans.com/n...L.jpg</A><br><A HREF="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini8L.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://www.germancarfans.com/n...L.jpg</A><br><A HREF="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini9L.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://www.germancarfans.com/n...L.jpg</A><br><A HREF="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini6L.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://www.germancarfans.com/n...L.jpg</A><br><A HREF="http://www.germancarfans.com/news/2060301.008/2060301.008.mini5L.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://www.germancarfans.com/n...L.jpg</A><br> <br>

Mil
04-18-2006, 04:46 AM
Yeah, but i dont think Mercedes put the little air vents at the side of the Front Bumper on there '63 Cars, noy, on the '65's.<p>Any dates on realse? Price?