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Auto review: Mercedes-Benz's Metris favors utility over frills

The folks at Mercedes-Benz would like you to consider purchasing a 2016 Mercedes-Benz Metris, especially if you have a small business and you're a florist, or caterer, or electrician, or plumber, or handyman, or a cable company, or ... well, you get the idea. Because for less than $30,000, you can purchase a cargo van the wears the famed three-pointed star. tmpplchld However, a second version of the Metris is also available, a passenger van, which would be ideally suited as a limousine, taxi or hotel shuttle. Of course, you might also think of it as a perfect family shuttle. Well, it could be, but before you get too excited, a bit of background might help.tmpplchld When it comes to...