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 technology C-Class arrived for the 2015 mannequin yr, so the
adjustments are principally minor. Below the hood, the C300 and C300
4Matic fashions (the one ones proven) function 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 are actually normal LEDs that additionally
get a brand new look. A brand new LED Clever Gentle System joins the
choices checklist, and it comes with a large excessive beam. The entrance
bumper provides chrome-plated trim, whereas vehicles geared up with the
AMG Line Exterior choice get a diamond radiator grille. The
normal twin five-spoke 17-inch wheels are additionally new.
Inside, the C-Class provides normal smartphone integration, an
elective bigger heart display, and the elective 12.Three-inch
digital instrument cluster from the S-Class. The 12.Three-inch
display replaces a pair of 5.5-inch shows and presents three
show types: Traditional, Sport, and Progressive. A 7.Zero-inch
heart display stays normal and the brand new elective display is
10.25 inches. A brand new leather-wrapped steering wheel has contact
management buttons to deal with each the middle display and the
instrument cluster. The infotainment system can be
managed by way of voice instructions or a touchpad controller on the
heart console that provides haptic suggestions.
For the protection aware, the C-Class provides a set 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
ft forward (together with 295 in 3D), whereas the radar scans 820
ft head, 130 ft to the edges, and 260 ft to the rear.
This permits such options as Energetic Distance Help
Distronic, which works like an enhanced model of adaptive
cruise management that is ready to observe a automobile
forward—performing the steering, braking, and acceleration—over a
vary of speeds. It additionally makes use of the navigation system map information to
acknowledge bends, toll cubicles, and intersections and sluggish the
automobile down for them.
Additionally new on the lively security checklist are lively blind-spot help
that can apply the brakes on one aspect 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 operate
that can 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 info on
updates to the C43 and C63 fashions but, however that info might
be obtainable by the point the 2019 C300 fashions go on sale.
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