Mercedes-Benz: New Mercedes-Benz C-Class will be launched in the Indian market on May 10, and will be equipped with attractive design and strong features
Bookings are already underway for the new C-Class, the prices of which will be announced on May 10. The new C-Class will be launched with three engine options.
Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the all-new India-spec W206 C-Class. This Mercedes C-Class (Mercedes-Benz C-Class) The key is the 6th generation which made its global debut in February last year, and will finally be launched soon. Bookings are already underway for the new C-Class, the prices of which will be announced on May 10. New C-Class (Mercedes C Class) Will be launched with three engine options. The petrol engine (C200) is a new 1.5-litre four-cylinder unit that churns out 204hp and 300Nm of torque. It replaces the 2.0-liter unit from the outgoing model. The diesel engine is a familiar 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit that is available in two specs of the tune. In the C220d, the engine churns out 200hp and 440Nm of torque, while in the C300d it makes 265hp and 550Nm of torque.
All three engines come mated to a standard 9-speed automatic gearbox, and also get an Integrated Started Generator (ISG) system with 48V mild-hybrid technology that generates an additional 20hp and up to 200Nm of torque. Mercedes claims a fuel capacity of 16.9kpl for the C200 and 23kpl for the C220d, making the latter the highest fuel-capacity Mercedes in India. As for performance, Mercedes claims a 0-100 kph sprint time of 7.3 seconds for the C200 and C220d variants, while the C300d can do so in 5.7 seconds.
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Variants and Design
The C200 and C220d variants of the new C-Class will be available in the Avantgarde lineup, while the C300d will be available in a sportier AMG line. The latter gets AMG-spec bumpers, a sportier grille, and a different alloy wheel design. The C200 and C220d will be available in six exterior colors – Celestine Grey, Mojave Silver, Hi-Tech Silver, Manufaktur Opalite White, Cavansite Blue, and Obsidian Black. Meanwhile, the C300d will remain limited until the last three. The new W206 C-Class has been paired with the new A-Class, E-Class, and S-Class. In terms of dimensions, the wheelbase has increased from 25 mm to 2,865 mm and the overall length has increased by 65 mm. It is more than 10 mm wide.
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Interior & Features
The interiors of the latest S-Class have been designed with many advanced and luxury features. In which a new portrait tablet-style 11.9-inch central touchscreen has been given. It uses Mercedes’ second-generation MBUX infotainment software along with connected car tech and voice assistant. It comes with biometric authentication through fingerprint or voice, thereby offering users access to personal data and media.
A high-definition floating LCD digital instrument display and a new multi-spoke steering wheel are also similar to the new S-Class. The C-Class gets jet engine-inspired distinctive air vents, and the gear shifter and rotary dial have been removed This makes the center console look very minimal and clean. Most of the infotainment functions are now equipped with touch-sensitive pads on the steering wheel.
Features of 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Other standout features on the new C-Class include dual-zone climate control, a dual-pane sunroof, wireless charging, powered front seats and steering adjusters, and digital light headlamps (C300d) from Mercedes. The C-Class will be available with three interior color options – Macchiato Beige, Sienna Brown, and Black – paired with either an open-pore wood trim with an aluminum insert or a metal wave trim, depending on the variant.