Mercedes-Benz E-Class W213 – a completely new generation Mercedes E-Class sedan made its debut at the Detroit Auto Show 2016. The manufacturer calls this model the most intelligent in the segment.
As expected, the design of the Mercedes E-Class (2016-2017) in the new body has appeared in the style of the latest models with smoother contours, who came to replace the strict faceted lines of its predecessor the E-Class W212.
equipment and prices Mercedes E-Class 2016.
|200 Business||$53,400||2.0 petrol (184 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|200 d||$53,700||2.0 diesel (150 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|220d Business||$56,200||2.0 diesel (194 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|200 4MATIC Business||$56,200||2.0 petrol (184 hp)||Machine (9)||full|
|Luxury 200||$59,700||2.0 petrol (184 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|200 4MATIC Sport||$60,600||2.0 petrol (184 hp)||Machine (9)||full|
|Luxury 300||$60,900||2.0 petrol (245 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|200 Sport Plus||$63,400||2.0 petrol (184 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|300 Sport||$65,400||2.0 petrol (245 hp)||Machine (9)||rear|
|400 4MATIC Luxury||$71,800||3.0 petrol (333 hp)||Machine (9)||full|
|400 4MATIC Sport||$76,400||3.0 petrol (333 hp)||Machine (9)||full|
|AMG E 43 4MATIC||$88,000||3.0 petrol (401 hp)||Machine (9)||full|
C one hand, the car lost some identity, is now at the same time reminding the younger C-Class W205, and the flagship S-Class W222. C another – the E-Class is still the golden mean, and a similar appearance with the top-end sedan only adds to his points.
Interior of a new “E-Class” got completely paraphrased the front panel, which is made in the style of the older S-Class with four round air vents on the center console and two LCD displays (on the expensive versions) diagonal of 12.3 inches with a resolution of 1920 x 720 pixels each and established under a large common glass.
Left output devices that have three options for registration: Classic, Sport and Progressive. On the right displays information multimedia complex Online COMAND. There is also a version for easier and analog devices, and 8.4-inch screen infotainment system.
Seats on the new Mercedes E (2016-2017) are available in several versions: Base, Avantgarde, Exclusive and AMG. For an extra charge massage function is available with nine modes. Also available as an option an advanced audio system Burmester 3D power of 1450 watts with 23 speakers (four of which are located in the ceiling) and two amplifiers: digital and analog.
Plus there is a diode interior lights, which includes 64 colors with the possibility of adjusting the brightness. Of course, customers will be offered a great number of finishing options with leather, wood and metal. Again, in simple versions of the E-class 213 finish much easier.
Plus, it is worth mentioning the appearance of the steering wheel the two touch panels, one of which controls the settings of the left screen, and the second – Right. Also for the E-Class W213 new body we prepared a variety of different electronic systems.
For example, using the Remote Parking Pilot app for your smartphone, you can park the car in a narrow pocket, while being outside. And then just as remotely roll it back.
On the new model Mercedes E (2016-2017 years) introduced Car-to-X communication system for cars with other cars and infrastructure. But “talk” it could only with those members of the movement, which feature similar, so that is a little confused by it.
More importantly modified automatic braking system that is taught to operate not only with the appearance of the front of obstacles, but also from the side. For example, when driving through an intersection or exit from the yard.
Also, the new Mercedes E-Class W213 2016 can be equipped with a system Intelligent Drive semi-autonomous driving, which consists of 23 sensors of six sensors front and rear, four multi-mode radar, four cameras, a front radar long-range, stereo cameras for the windscreen and position sensor wheel.
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This allows the car to yourself to stick to the selected band even in poor marking at speeds up to 130 km/h, as well as to monitor the distance to the vehicle in front at speeds up to two hundred and ten. However, take your hands off the steering wheel can not be, otherwise the system passes.
With Speed Limit Pilot feature allows you to configure the automatic speed limiter, which monitors road signs, and if necessary, help the driver to maneuver the active system Evasive Steering Assist.
If an accident is unavoidable, the Pre-Safe Impulse Side not only closes all windows and tighten the seat belts, but also encourage extreme passengers to the center of the passenger compartment (if facing side impact), and before the collision through the Pre-Safe Sound speakers give wideband audio volume 25 dB, which will prepare the passengers listening to the deafening beat.
Against this background, the matrix head Multibeam optics with 84 LEDs no longer seems to be something special, even though each diode is controlled electronically individually, resulting in lights not dazzle the drivers of other vehicles, while providing an excellent overview in the dark.
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Like the previous version, the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class W213 (2016-2017) will be available in versions sedan, wagon, coupe and convertible, and further put also a version with extended wheelbase (it may be elegant and execution under the sub-brand Maybach).
As regards the latter, it has grown (+ 65 mm) and the standard version of the sedan (up to 2939 mm). As the car became a bit wider and longer by 43 mm (4923 mm), which made the E-Class in 2016 in a new body more spacious.
But the weight of the new model has been reduced (by about 100 kg, depending on the version), including through the use of modular MRA platform, as well as made of aluminum fenders, hood, trunk lid and other design elements. Plus it has increased the proportion of high-strength steels.
All versions of the new Mercedes E-Class W213 become more economical and more environmentally friendly. And not only due to the engines themselves, but also due to improved aerodynamics – the drag coefficient was reduced from 0.25 to 0.23 of its predecessor, and is now active shutters installed not only grille, but also in the front bumper (not at all machines).
The choice of three options for buyers suspensions proposed: standard comfort with steel springs, down by 15 mm in the Avantgarde version, as well as down to the sports Pneumoelements and adjustable stiffness. Moreover, all complemented by adaptive dampers.
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The range of power units of the new Mercedes E-Class (2016-2017) will include a lot of gasoline and diesel engines. But on top of the sedan will be offered only two engines – a 2.0-liter four power 184 hp (300 nm) for 200 and 195 E force (400 Nm) – diesel E 200d. Both are equipped with a 9-band automatic 9G-Tronic.
Later there will be modifications to the E 350d 3.0-liter diesel V6 rated at 258 hp (620 Nm), four-wheel drive E 400 4MATIC with a three-liter petrol “six” to return to the 333 hp and 480 Nm of torque. There are also 245-horsepower engine and the initial 150-strong diesel engine.
And the new Mercedes E (2016-2017) will be offered in a hybrid version E 350e with the installation of a total return of 279 power and 600 Nm. A hundred places with a gathering in 6.2 seconds, average fuel consumption in the combined cycle it has claimed at 2.1 liters per 100 km, and it’s electric is able to overcome the distance of 30 kilometers.
At the top of the range is located the Mercedes-AMG E63 W213 4MATIC, which is under the hood instead of the previous 5.5-liter V8 biturbo located 4.0-liter “eight” power of 571 and 612 “horses”. And it goes well paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission.
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The European premiere of the Mercedes E-Class in a new body 213 was held in March at the Geneva Motor Show in 2016, and before the first dealers of cars reached the beginning of April. In the beginning we had available in two versions – petrol E 200 was estimated at $53,400, diesel E 220d costs from $56,200. Later, there were versions with the initial 150-strong diesel engine E 200d ($53,700), 245-horsepower E 300 (from $60,900), four-wheel drive E 400 4MATIC (from $71,800) and “heated” E 43 (from $88,000).
Standard equipment on the market model includes diode head optics, light and rain sensors, climate control, seat trim Artico artificial leather, the Garmin navigation, 17-inch wheels and an increased fuel tank capacity.