In addition to the A-Class and G-Class and the new four-door Mercedes-AMG GT Coupé, the world premiere of the new C-Class as a sedan and estate with new gasoline and diesel engines and as a plug-in hybrid model will be the focus of Mercedes-Benz's appearance at this year's Geneva Motor Show.
The C-Class, Mercedes-Benz's most successful model series, enters its fifth year of production with extensive modifications. Stylishly revised exterior and interior design. Completely new is the electronic architecture. On request, there is a fully digital instrument display and multimedia systems with customized information and music offerings. Assistance systems also benefit from the new E-architecture. Are now on par with the S-Class.
Visually, the focus of the redesign is on the front end of the vehicle and the design of the headlamps and taillamps. With the new edition, the AMG Line comes with the diamond grille as standard. In addition, the front bumpers have been redesigned for all lines. They feature either a silver trim strip (standard), a chrome trim strip (in combination with AVANTGARDE exterior) or a three-piece chrome trim strip (EXCLUSIVE exterior). The design of the front and rear lights is defined by clearly drawn contours. High-quality modeled details underscore the modern feel. MULTIBEAM LED headlights with ULTRA RANGE high beam available for the first time in this model series.
The sporty interior is characterized by high value appeal and flowing forms. The center console is characterized by a flowing, elegant trim element. Optionally available in open-pore brown walnut or open-pore anthracite oak. The 3D-molded real wood veneers in the center console convey modernity and craftsmanship. New interior colors are magma gray/black and saddle brown for the AMG Line interior.
The C-Class adopts the operating and display concept of the current S-Class and features an optional fully digital instrument display with three individually selectable display styles. The C-Class has touch-sensitive touch controls in the steering wheel. The operation of DISTRONIC is also new. Cruise control via controls directly on the steering wheel. In addition, the infotainment system can be operated via the touchpad with controller (new: haptic feedback) in the center console or the LINGUATRONIC voice control system. The new C-Class features the latest driver assistance systems with cooperative support for the driver. Thus offers a higher level of active safety than its predecessor. The C-Class can be driven semi-automatically in certain situations. In addition, the C-Class uses maps-. Navigation data for assistance functions. For example, as part of the Driving Assistance package, DISTRONIC Active Distance Assist can provide map-based support to the driver in a variety of situations and anticipate speed ahead z.B. Adapt to curves, intersections or traffic circles. Added to this are u.A. As new functions of the Active Steering Assist, an intuitively understandable Active Lane Change Assist and Active Emergency Stop Assist.
New to the C-Class are the optionally available MULTIBEAM LED headlights. There are 84 individually controllable LEDs in each headlight. They allow extremely fast and precise electronically controlled adjustment of the driving light to the current traffic situation.
The ENERGIZING comfort control system (optional extra) networks various comfort systems in the vehicle. It specifically uses functions of the air conditioning (including scenting) and seats (heating, ventilation, massage), as well as lighting and music moods, and allows for a special wellness set-up depending on the mood or need of the customer. This has a positive effect on well-being. Performance from.