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Parkers overall rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster (96-04) - rated 4 out of 5
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PROS

Clever roof, strong image

CONS

Firm ride

PROS

Clever roof, strong image

CONS

Firm ride

Verdict

Pretty little two seater with some neat visual design cues that managed to stay popular right up to its replacement. Still a sturdy yet reasonably sporty drive with oodles of kudos; metal folding roof is so practical. Holds its value well. The definitive footballer's wife's car.

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