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When it comes to building wide-body tuning kits, you won’t find a tuner that does a better job than Prior Design. Heck, it was only a few months ago when they released a wide-body kit for the Mercedes CL-Class luxury coupe. Apparently, it didn’t take them too long to build off of that with what they call "version 2" of the Black Edition program.

Similar to what we saw previously, Prior Design really went balls-to-the-wall on the Black Edition V2, dressing up the CL-Class with a package that’s far sportier and more aggressive than its predecessor.

For this program, Prior Design fitted the Mercedes with a slew of new bodykit components, all of which are made from Dura-Flex Fiber Reinforced Plastic. The kit includes a new front bumper, a front lip spoiler, larger side skirts, a rear bumper and diffuser, a new front hood, and mesh grilles.

For the entire package, Prior Design has stickered a price of €12,900, which is around $16,500 based on current exchange rates. Given the money customers are likely to invest or have invested on a CL-Class, this kind of purchase shouldn’t be too much of a problem.

UPDATE 09/05/12: New photos of Prior Design’s Black Edition V2 program for the CL-Class have just been released. Check them all out at the gallery below!

  • 2012 Mercedes CL-Class Black Edition V2 by Prior Design
  • Year:
    2012
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Engine:
    V12
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    510
  • Torque @ RPM:
    612
  • Displacement:
    5.5 L
  • car segment:
  • body style:

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4 comments:

  (419) posted on 06.14.2012

It seems like that the most considered factor is its affordability.

  (676) posted on 06.7.2012

Prior Design didn’t even put a big toll on their modification, and that’s about the best in this.

  (458) posted on 05.27.2012

The only good point about it is that its price is actually reasonable for what it has.

  (569) posted on 05.24.2012

Although I don’t like this product of Prior Design, I must say that it’s reasonable based on the suggested price.

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