The C-Class may be the most astounding offering Merc globally. However, in our market, it is the E-Class that takes beat respects. It keeps on offering firmly even now, notwithstanding being supplanted by the new generation display universally. India’s sit tight for the new 2017 Mercedes E Class will soon be over as MBIL arrangements to convey the luxury vehicle to our market by April 2017. Strikingly, Mercedes will bring the E LWB or the E-Class L to India, remembering the way that a high rate of these cars are escort driven. Costs could begin at around Rs. 60 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Read on for additional on the 2017 Mercedes E Class India Launch, cost and different points of details.
2017 Mercedes E Class Launch in India
|Model||Expected Launch Date|
|2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class L||First Quarter 2017|
Mercedes has as of now started testing the new E in India. It has been recognized two or three circumstances in the long wheelbase pretense. We’re expecting the India launch of the new E-Class to happen in the main quarter of 2017, by March.
In view of the data given by our sources, Mercedes-Benz will just launch the long wheelbase rendition of the E-Class in India. While that will mean the new E will be marginally pricier than its adversaries, it will better suit the requirements of most Indian purchasers who incline toward being driven around.
2017 Mercedes E Class Price in India
|2017 Mercedes-Benz E300 L||Rs. 60 lakh|
|2017 Mercedes-Benz E350d L||Rs. 70 lakh|
Obviously, the new model will be more costly than the present cars. Expect a value climb of at any rate Rs. 5 lakh. The long wheelbase rendition will touch nearly Rs. 80 lakhs on-street! The pricing of the forthcoming new E Class will depend on upon the levels of localisation. In light of data from our sources, Merc is going for overwhelming localisation. If that is the situation, then the E LWB will cost around Rs. 60-70 lakh.
2017 Mercedes E Class India Specifications
|Engine Type/ Displacement||2.0 L Petrol||3.0 L Diesel|
|Power||241 bhp||258 hp|
|Torque||370 Nm||620 Nm|
|Transmission (Gearbox)||9-speed Automatic||9-speed Automatic|
In India, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class is probably going to a diesel and a petrol motor alternative. There will be a 2.0 L turbo petrol on offer that makes 241 hp and 370 Nm. The other motor alternative will be the recognizable 3.0 L Diesel that produces 258 hp and 620 Nm. A 9-speed programmed transmission will be standard over the range.
2017 Mercedes E Class India Dimensions
|E Class||E Class L|
|Length||4923 mm||5063 mm|
|Width||1852 mm||1852 mm|
|Height||1468 mm||1468 mm|
|Wheelbase||2939 mm||3079 mm|
The E-Class L is longer than the standard cars by around 140 mm. This means an expansion in legroom by around 135 mm. As of now, Merc offers the E LWB in the Chinese market as it were. That being a left hand drive showcase, Mercedes has needed to spend a significant sum building up a RHD rendition for our market. It’ll be fascinating to perceive how well this bet pays off for India’s most loved luxury car brand.
2017 Mercedes E Class India Design Review
The new 2017 E-Class takes after a similar plan as the present S-Class and C-Class cars. It highlights the current Mercedes family look finish with the somewhat projecting front grille. The headlamps and tail lights are full LED units. In a first for the Indian market, we will get the long wheelbase form of the E-Class. The plan is to a great extent the same as the short wheelbase demonstrate. the main noticeable distinction in configuration is between the B-column and the tail. On account of the E-Class L, the window zone reaches out behind the entryway. On account of the expanded length, the back entryway is diverse in profile as it doesn’t bend around the back wheel curve to such an extent.
A great part of the insides continue as before, aside from the undeniable increment in legroom. Like the outsides, the dashboard configuration acquires intensely from the S Class. You get a completely computerized instrument bunch alongside a touchscreen framework for the COMAND interface. Of course, the lodge is stacked with tech and components. The back seat of the E-Class L is perfect for the individuals who incline toward being driver driven.
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