Mercedes-Benz X-class Concept Pickup

Mercedes-Benz X-class Concept Pickup
- Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche thinks the U.S. market is made with full-size trucks and this Mercedes-Benz X-class mid-size pickup which is going into production soon but won’t be offered on the U.S. market, as quoted at the Geneva auto show

- looks impressively large, but dwarf to the traditional players in America

- X-class will be a premium truck, in terms of offering and the Mercedes-badged truck has its own suspension and range of powertrain offerings, topped by a four-by-four model with a turbo-diesel V-6

- X-class toughest competitor will be the Volkswagen Amarok, a mid-size truck

- better alternatives available Chevrolet Colorado, the GMC Canyon

- Mercedes will rethink for X-class, currently it is a non-starter in America