The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class W213 got heated modification of E43 4MATIC, which premiered at the Auto Show in New York. At the same time, the original engine for an “E” was a little modernized.
Recall that in the line of the company is already present Mercedes-AMG C43 and roadster SLC 43, which are equipped with a 3.0-liter “six” with two turbines, issuing 367 hp and 520 Nm of torque (in a range from 2000 to 4200 rev/min).
Configurations and prices Mercedes-AMG E43 2016.
|3.0 AT 4MATIC||$89,400||3.0 petrol (401 hp)||Automatic (9)||full|
But for larger and heavy Mercedes-AMG E43 4MATIC equipped with this engine superchargers more productive, resulting in its output increased to 401 hp Peak torque remains the same, but it is available in a range from 2500 to 5000 rev/min.
Combined engine paired with a 9-band automatic, sedan providing acceleration from zero to hundred in 4.6 seconds and a top speed limited to 250 km/h. Link to the complete drive system is distributed in the ratio of 31:69 in favor of the rear wheels.
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As part of the technology of Mercedes-AMG E 43 (2016-2017) was steering with variable effort, ‘re customized adaptive air suspension Air Body Control, the system changes operation control electronics AMG Dynamic Select with Eco modes, Comfort, Sport, Sport Plus and the Individual, as well as perforated brake discs 360mm diameter with four-piston calipers in front and 360 mm with single-piston calipers at the rear.
Note also that the gearbox is equipped with paddle shifters for manual switching and presence effect in sports modes. Outside E 43 4MATIC flaunts AMG-package and the special wheels and interior – sports steering wheel and seats, black ceiling, red safety belts and metal plates on the pedals.