PM’s lenses catch BMW and Mercedes-benz hotweather-testing in Death Valley’s searing summer heat.
BMW 7 Series
BMW’s top sedan is due for a makeover. The all-new 2009 model will feature much sleeker styling. Expect a two-mode hybrid model soon after launch and possibly a diesel.
In ’09, Mercedes-Benz will enter the small luxury crossover segment with this GLK. Chassis components will come from the C-Class with powertrain options to include two V6s and an AMG V8 model.