Mercedes Benz India has lunched its new 2017 E-class in the Indian market. The price of the E 200 variant is Rs 56.15 lakh, while the E 350d variant has been priced at Rs 69.47 lakh. Both prices are ex showroom, Mumbai.
The major highlight is its wheelbase, which is now 205 mm longer compared to the old E-class. At the same time, the company has provided it plenty of features. It is noteworthy that in India, Mercedes has sold 34 thousand E-Class cars in the last two decades.
The new E-Class comes in both engine options – a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine and a 3.0-liter V-4 turbo diesel engine. The petrol engine produces 184 hp and 300 Nm of torque, while the E 350d offers 259 PS of power and 620 Nm of torque.
The car achieves the 0 – 100 kmph speed in just 6.2 seconds. The car has a boot space of 540 liters. Moreover, the rear passengers can back and forth their seats themselves.