After a world dispute in February 2021, Mercedes-Benz has at final presented that it’ll be bringing the sixth-abilities C-Class to India. While bookings are already underway, the firm will state the sedan’s costs on Would possibly 10th. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class will be equipped in three variants: the C200, C220d, and C300d.
The C200 and the C200d will be equipped in the Avantgarde variant, whereas the C300d will lift the AMG badging. This is simply like what Mercedes did with the outdated abilities of the C-Class as effectively.
Make-wise, the adjustments on the brand new C-class are stored to a minimal. The entrance gets the identical dilapidated Mercedes grille, flanked by swish LED headlamps. You might doubtless perhaps doubtless dangle observed the titillating creases of the dilapidated mannequin dangle made manner for gentle and delicate traces, and there are the 5-spoke alloy wheels which give the automotive a sporty character.
Step internal and there’s been a prolonged list of upgrades. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class now gets just a number of the bells and whistles from the S-Class sedan. This comprises an 11.9-crawl touchscreen infotainment system, which comes with Mercedes’ 2d-abilities MBUX infotainment gadget.
The feature list here comprises utter reduction, linked automotive tech and biometric authentication thru fingerprint or utter. Additionally, you moreover collect twin-zone local weather control, powered entrance seats, wireless charging and a twin-pane panoramic sunroof.
The excessive-definition LCD digital instrument place and a new multi-spoke steering wheel are moreover as viewed on the brand new S-Class. The gearshifter and the rotary dial were eliminated, giving the centre console a cleaner watch. The infotainment controls dangle now been moved to the contact-sensitive pads on the steering wheel.
By manner of dimensions, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is now longer (up by 65mm) and wider (up by 10mm), with a 25mm create bigger in the wheelbase (2,865mm), which methodology more comfort to the rear passengers.
Mercedes will provide the all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class in three diversified engine alternate solutions. The C200 gets a 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder, petrol unit that makes 204hp and 300Nm of torque. Then there’s the acquainted diesel motor, which powers C220d (200PS/440Nm) and the C300d (265PS/550Nm). All of the three engine alternate solutions will collect a 48B tender-hybrid motor, which delivers a further boost of 20hp. Mated to a 9-flow computerized gearbox as identical old, gas efficiency is rated at 16.9kpl on the C200 and 23kpl on the C220d.
Efficiency-wise, the carmaker claims a 0-100kph time of 7.3 seconds in the C200, whereas the C220d and C300d purchase most attention-grabbing 5.7 seconds.
Fascinated by the massive adjustments we’ve viewed on the sedan, we’re waiting for Mercedes to cost the C-Class across the Rs 55 lakh stamp (ex-showroom). As soon as launched the Mercedes-Benz C-Class will purchase on the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Volvo S60 and the Jaguar XE.
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