Cosio Valtellino (Sondrio) One of the cars symbol of Mercedes history is renewed for the umpteenth time perpetuating a saga that has lasted practically since 1985 and which includes millions of cars sold. This is the E-Class, which in the coming weeks is fresh from restyling in Italian dealerships with the usual endless range consisting of the sedan, station wagon, coup, convertible and All Terrain versions.
The new Mercedes E-Class
Five outfits – Sport, Business Sport, Exclusive, Premium and Premium Plus – with a price list that starts from the 54,300 euros of the E 200 d sedan in the Sport version. The richest Premium Plus instead have prices from 63,900 euros.
From an aesthetic point of view, the E-Class they offer new full Led front lights, renewed rear lights, as well as redesigned front bumper and radiator. So far the aesthetics. The real innovation compared to the past is the quantity and quality of the additional contents that distinguish the latest generation E’s. So for example, once seated behind the wheel, you will discover the huge digital screen that includes an authentic myriad of information and the newly designed steering wheel enriched with new features with touch buttons, which allow you to access more easily (once you are addicted to a thousand possibilities) to the various menus and submenus.
Needless to say, the new E-Class they offer an exceptional level of connectivity with all possible Adas safety devices: from lane maintenance to emergency braking, from covering blind spots to adaptive cruise control. Without forgetting the 360 ° view of the exterior thanks to a series of cameras and the automatic parking system. An authentic Premium car package that really has everything you need to travel in first class, including the advanced MBUX voice-activated infotainment system with two large 10.25-inch screens.
As for mechanics, in the list there are now seven plug-in hybrid models with petrol diesel engines and rear-wheel drive or 4Matic. The new 300 de 4Matic is particularly interesting: the only hybrid turbodiesel in the segment, it adopts a two-liter four-cylinder with a combined power of well 316 CV and guarantees very low CO2 emissions: just 42 g / km. But not only that, the range now also offers a Mild hybrid (light hybrid) with a two-liter diesel engine with an integrated alternator-starter (ISG) of 265 HP. The offer is obviously very rich and the four cylinders are flanked by the 6 inline petrol cylinders with the 3.0 of 367 HP and 500 Nm of torque, as well as the frantic AMG E 53 4MATIC + with 435 HP and 520 Nm of torque.
Finally Mercedes has announced two more news for the compact GLA: they are the 35 and 45 in the sporty AMG key. The first has a two-cylinder two-cylinder 306 HP and goes from 0 to 100 in 5.1 seconds, the second instead guarantees two power levels: 387 and 421 HP with a shot from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.3 seconds (421 CV). Prices starting from 55.700 euros.
July 17, 2020 (change July 17, 2020 | 4:18 PM)
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