Mercedes-Benz will use the Geneva motor present to disclose a number
of latest and up to date fashions. We have already seen the
2019 Mercedes-AMG G63 and updates to the
2019 Mercedes-Maybach S-Class, and now we get phrase
refreshed 2019 C-Class sedan will make its debut.
This era C-Class arrived for the 2015 mannequin yr, so the
modifications are largely minor. Below the hood, the C300 and C300
4Matic fashions (the one ones proven) characteristic an up to date
2.Zero-liter turbo-Four engine that improves from 241 to 255
horsepower. Torque stays unchanged at 273 pound-feet.
Mercedes says the engine can also be extra environment friendly, however we’ll have
to attend for EPA scores to see simply how improved it’s.
On the skin, the entrance and rear bumpers are reworked, and
the headlights and taillights at the moment are commonplace LEDs that additionally
get a brand new look. A brand new LED Clever Mild System joins the
choices listing, and it comes with a large excessive beam. The entrance
bumper provides chrome-plated trim, whereas automobiles geared up with the
AMG Line Exterior possibility get a diamond radiator grille. The
commonplace twin five-spoke 17-inch wheels are additionally new.
Inside, the C-Class provides commonplace smartphone integration, an
optionally available bigger middle display screen, and the optionally available 12.Three-inch
digital instrument cluster from the S-Class. The 12.Three-inch
display screen replaces a pair of 5.5-inch shows and presents three
show types: Traditional, Sport, and Progressive. A 7.Zero-inch
middle display screen stays commonplace and the brand new optionally available display screen is
10.25 inches. A brand new leather-wrapped steering wheel has contact
management buttons to deal with each the middle display screen and the
instrument cluster. The infotainment system may also be
managed by way of voice instructions or a touchpad controller on the
middle console that provides haptic suggestions.
For the protection aware, the C-Class provides a collection of lively
security and autonomous driving options from the E-Class. The
semi-autonomous driving system is enabled by improved digicam
and radar programs. A ahead digicam lets it see as much as 1,640
toes forward (together with 295 in 3D), whereas the radar scans 820
toes head, 130 toes to the perimeters, and 260 toes to the rear.
This permits such options as Lively Distance Help
Distronic, which works like an enhanced model of adaptive
cruise management that is ready to comply with a car
forward—performing the steering, braking, and acceleration—over a
vary of speeds. It additionally makes use of the navigation system map knowledge to
acknowledge bends, toll cubicles, and intersections and gradual the
automobile down for them.
Additionally new on the lively security listing are lively blind-spot help
that may apply the brakes on one facet of the automobile to keep away from a
collision with a automobile within the blind spot, lively lane help to
hold the automobile in its lane, an computerized lane change perform
that may steer the automobile right into a lane for you, and an evasive
steering help system that provides torque to the steering throughout
emergency steering maneuvers.
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan will go on sale within the
U.S. late this yr. Mercedes has not launched data on
updates to the C43 and C63 fashions but, however that data could
be out there by the point the 2019 C300 fashions go on sale.
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