The fifth generation of exclusive Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2017 is available now in two bodystyles, as estate and a saloon. Without a doubt, you have heard about Audi 6 and BMW 5 series, which is already famous for gorgeous style, advanced technologies and extreme comfort. Mercedes Benz E-class has already shortlisted to them, so it should not be underestimated.
As far as styling is concerned, E-Class is also bigger and more capacious than earlier models, however high-strength aluminum and steel decrease weight of construction. They are considered to be executive vehicles that large family or friends’ company, as a rule, use. The letter E means according to German language the word “Einspitzung”. The equal to this term is English notion “injection”. Such an interesting name was picked up because very first vehicles classified as E-class had a fuel injection. Nowadays, the vast majority of cars own fuel injection, so there is no need to emphasize and stress this word that is now abbreviated. It seems to have balanced and classically handsome look because of long hood and wheelbase comparing with compact C-Class. Furthermore, Mercedes impress you with lavishness inside, leather-wrapped dashboard, the standard heated leather seats, infotainment screens and impressive 12.3 -inch screens LCD instrument. In terms of interface and graphics of Mercedes E-class, it raised the bar with overall quality of that model once and for all.
E-class gives you a golden opportunity to choose from three diesel engines from 200 d to 220 d, being the first models fitted with a brand-new 2.0-litre diesel engine, codenamed OM654. It is capable to accelerating to 62mph for 7sec, claimed fuel economy and reduced CO2 emissions. Wheel and tire magnitudes range from 17 to 20 inches. Not only Mercedes Benz E-class pairs a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline 4 with 241 horsepower, but also 273 pound-feet of torque to a 9-speed automatic, with a choice of rear- or all-wheel drive. By the way, this model suggests a choice of suspensions. For instance, air suspension with adaptive dampers or adaptive dampers in base or sport tune. Another sort of advantage that comes with suspension system, which depends on controlling the ride height which is up to speed, gives possibility of the fuel’s save.
Comfort is the key point for every Mercedes class. The saloon comes in most cases with steel suspension. The standard suspension scheme features such following objects like a four-link front axle suspension with coil springs, a stabilizer and gas-pressure shock absorbers. Also the stiffness of suspension is depending on driving situation. Taking into account that soft and standard suspension contribute to easy and relaxing driving at lower speeds, than harder suspension rising stability at higher speeds. So you could choose the way of driving and anyway enjoy it!
Formally, the boot is slightly bigger in the Mercedes Benz E-Class than in Audi A6 or BMW 5 Series. So, you must be sure that there is enough space for huge luggage or sets of golf clubs. This option helps you to drop the rear seatbacks by pulling handles in the boot. Premium Pack models suggest also such convenient option of powered tailgate. If we take into consideration some models of E-class, E-350e was organized with smartphone digital key, you can swiftly made your way and put the hybrid to work. It is miles more silent than the E 220 d, even if you encounter the situation when you need to go to a high hill. However, not only you will be deeply impressed with driving characteristics of Merc E-350, because few days later, E-400 4Matic becomes available. This particular model is in grey colour, also the mix of dark-brown interior of leather saloon with touches of grey of dashboard created magnificent and breathtaking design that make you feel the fullness of lavish and tasteful lifestyle. However, could you imagine that better than design of Mercedes E 400 is the technical characteristics? So, when it comes to dynamic driving, you could try 3.0-liter V6 gives that extra dose of performance accompanied by the occasional bangs and crackles leaving the car’s substantial exhaust tips.
The price police of brand-new Mercedes E-class is pretty straightforward. As you can guess, the price more or less depends on the model. For instance, E-200 is priced from €45,303.30, it features the standard package. The difference in price between models in E-class is not so dramatically huge. E 220 d costs €47,124.00 that is cheaper for 200 dollars than the previous generation. The base price of test’s car base allows to you for $55,575, but it includes the Drive Pilot Package. Regarding some essentials, it is highly recommended to have digital cockpit that costs around $2,500. As you see the start price for this gorgeous model of Mercedes Benz is pretty reasonable, so you could take chance and set your sight on buying it.
The thing is that E-class has not checked and tested yet by NCAP Euro. However, it is one hundred percent certain that it could prevent you from danger and keep safe and sound! Automatic emergency braking, seven airbags and an active bonnet help to save your life and protect the pedestrians. Also, the system of keeping out thieves is available in all versions of Mercedes E class and with alarm and immobilizer as a standard. Lane Tracking Package could provide with blind spot monitoring, advanced safety aids and safety control.
Fans of Mercedes are ready and waiting to see an estate version of the E63 that is coming in late 2017. All are curios and most buyers expect to opt it for the saloon. Such words could not be said about fast and pretty popular Audi and BMW.