In 2006, it received a 5.5L V8 engine with 383 bhp. In 2009, the CLK 500 was replaced by the E 500 Coupe.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted
Due to its heavy weight, it suffers from understeer through corners but is suitable for ramming police vehicles in pursuits. Other advantages of the car area high top speed and quick acceleration.
Kira "Kaze" Nakazato drives a modified CLK 500 with a livery of a snake wrapped around a cherry blossom tree branch.
Need for Speed: Carbon
The CLK 500 appears in Need for Speed: Carbon as an tier 1 exotic vehicle with a $45,000 price tag.
It has worse handling than the Alfa Romeo Brera, but is made up by a high top speed. Despite being a tier 1 car, it is capable of going over 200 mph (322 km/h) when fully upgraded.
Need for Speed: Undercover
The CLK 500 appears in the PlayStation 2 and Wii releases of Need for Speed: Undercover with a price tag of $42,000. It can be unlocked through career mode progression.
- The CLK 500 appears in all games as a US-spec model.
- Sal, who works as a scout for the player's crew, will drive a CLK 500 as his tier 1 car if the player chooses the Alfa Romeo Brera as their starter car.