e Mercedes M-Class won first place in the “Luxury Crossover SUV” category and has been named the most ideal vehicle for Americans based on a study undertaken by California-based automotive research and consulting firm AutoPacific. ML 63 AMG (with 4MATIC) 2012– 5,461 cc (333 cu in) 32V V8 Biturbo (Mercedes-Benz M157 engine) 525 PS (386 kW)@5250, 700 N·m (516 lb·ft)@1750–5000