Mercedes CLS55 AMG Detail

Today I am bringing you this Mercedes CLS55 AMG detail that was a treat to do. When this car is done right, there is no way this isn't going to turn heads as it rolls down the road!

The fabulous Mercedes CLS55 AMG

This is one of my top favorites from the Mercedes AMG line up. And having the car in this color only exaggerates the opulence and sportiness of this car!

The provocative lines of this AMG

I hope you are noticing the absence of any "spider webbing" along these luxuriously sculpted body lines. click here to read more from the insider on Spider Webbing and why this is not a good thing

This car is now 5 years old and is a daily driver that also hauls around two kids in the back; never mind escorting the wife in the front also.

I think you will be amazed at the possibility that the correct kind of car detailing products and techniques can provide, as this car definitely will highlight this for you.

I have been taking care of this car since day one and it has been on regular maintenance since the beginning.

Another angle of the amazing lines of this Mercedes CLS55 AMG Detail

I love the look of this car from any angle. This car made such an impact on the world with its unique look and proposition as the first four door sports car. I think you can see from these pictures as to why it was labeled as such.

Strong, athletic looking prowess is uncommon among the masses. You must be willing to spend some of your hard earned cash to be part of this elitist group that resides at the top tier of the food chain.

Wow! Sounds so arrogant...

But the fact remains, that money talks and everything else walks. Because you will have to be deep in the pockets to afford this kind of German engineering.

The horsepower producing plant of the Mercedes CLS55 AMG Detail

Here is a shot of the impeccably detailed AMG enhanced engine. AMG says one builder for every car. This is part of their attention to details, and below, you can see an added touch of the "details".

The technician signed engine plate

This is a close up of the nameplate that is signed by the single technician that assembles this AMG engine. Now we have the addition of a nameplate on the engine itself, to satisfy the discerning individual that doesn't mind making a public statement with their choice in cars.

Getting the "details" right by the designers at AMG

Above is a shot of the AMG embossed logo that is affixed to the seats within this amazing car. It is these kinds of details that set this car apart from the crowds.

Notice the combination of materials with the elegant use of suede and leather. Mercedes has always incorporated the finest of materials into their cars. One of the factors for the ability on my part to achieve the level of perfection when I detail the Mercedes' cars.

Check out the detailed door jambs of this Mercedes CLS55 AMG detail

Above is a shot into one of the meticulously detailed door jamb area that I am so fond of doing. I don't like seeing dirt of any kind while entering and exiting the drivers compartment.

A shot of the other meticulously detailed door jamb

And here is the shot of the opposing door jamb area for more of the fanatically clean door jamb area.

Let's go inside for a look at the drivers cock pit area.

The drivers area of this Mercedes CLS55AMG detail

Still amazing after all these years of daily use...and have a close look at the threshold area as this is an area that is very problematic with the various materials that are used by Mercedes. The threshold area is an area that see's its share of abuse from dirty feet that not only track the dirt in, but scuff up much of the plastics and other materials.

If you look closely, you can see the tale tell signs of wear and tear on the floor mat. There is a wear pattern worn into the mat where the heel rests while using the gas pedal. There is also slight fraying around the edges of the mat itself.

The fabulous Mercedes CLS55 AMG Detail

Check out the close up shot above to see the absence of any scuffs that usually are notoriously present on the lower half of the seat plastic. People tend to scuff this area pretty badly when entering the car. I have spent some time experimenting with technique and products to finally devise a system to remove these 100%.

I will add that I do not retouch any of these photos any where on my web site. The only retouching I do is do remove the license plate number/letters.

Below is a shot that shows the beautifully sculpted lines of this very aesthetically pleasing door panel. The fit and finish within the Mercedes line up is among the best in the industry. When you want to enjoy this level of opulence and sophistication, you will pay dearly as compared to other samplings.

The clean lines of the door panel of this Mercedes CLS55 AMG detail

Lets continue by going to the passenger side to see how that area is holding up...

A shot from the other side

More of the same amazing shape and clean in this area also...

The other door panel highlighting some detailing perfection within this Mercedes CLS55 AMG detail

I don't know why the coloring of the pictures is so different from shot to shot sometimes within the same car...the lighting has a dramatic effect to the finished product.

Lets look back into the rear of the seating area to see how that is holding up...

The not so spacious rear seating area

Look how great this area cleaned up!

Remember that this not only is a daily driver, but hauls two teenagers around as well. You can see that space in the rear is rather limited and as a result, this back threshold area gets plenty of abuse from negligent feet.

The rear seating area that houses the kids and their messes

Above is a shot from the opposing side to see more of the same perfection of this Mercedes CLS55 AMG detail.

I love all the styling put into this car with the way everything is designed and engineered to fit so elegantly together that makes for a very appealing visual reaction. You can also see in the above shot the opulence that has been crafted into the overall package with the wood that has been carried into the back compartment.

The seats themselves are a piece of art work in my opinion the way they have been designed and tailored with the fine materials.

We will go back outside for a look at the front wheel and see some of the exterior detail work and styling.

The AMG wheel done in chrome and detailed to perfection

We can see the massive chrome AMG wheels that come on these cars. Look within to see how clean the interior of the wheel is.

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