No brainer. grab your cd player, cables and 805's and go audition the Classe gear. Local is always preferred. The CA200 should be quite an amp.
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Easy answer . THE CLASSE ! Better pre-amplification and better amplification . The older DR series are still pumping out great music . Will last for many more years too come and retain better value . Not a big fan of B+W speakers but the Classe will get more out of them . "Slightly" warm sound but thats a good thing coming from solid state gear in my opinion anyway .
I have the Classe CA 200 and the CP 35 preamp running a pair of B&W Matrix 802 Series 3 speakers. I couldn't be happier with the set-up. With the helpful suggestions of Audiogonners I have recently installed a Classe phono board into my pre-amp for $200 so now I have a decent phono stage preamp. Now I am shopping for a turntable, tone arm and cartridge to dip my toe in the analog world. I cannot comment on the MacIntosh but I can say I am very pleased with the exact Classe equipment you are looking to purchase.