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BusinessWeek's Kiley decides to pile on

A few weeks after Consumer Reports released its "Annual Auto Issue," itself based on data nearly a year old, David Kiley decided to comment on the fact that not a single Mercedes is recommended:

Despite what Kiley implies, there are flaws in CR's methodology:

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But this doesn't mean that Mercedes are reliable, either.

I'm looking forward to when I can provide better data on this issue.

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Thanks for the critique! I think most of the anti-Benz stuff has to do w/ the Green-Eyed Monstor rather than the search for truth...

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How are you gleaning your survey respondants and what is the size of the survey pool?


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