January 30, 2014, the presentation of the new minivan Mercedes-Benz V-Class (W447), the world premiere of which took place at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2014. In the spring, we started the European sales and new items.
Mercedes-Benz V-Class (2015-2016) is positioned as a vehicle for large families and passengers.His appearance in the series is intended to replace two models: a niche R-Class and the minivan the Viano. A later model will get a truck with a simplified version of the interior trim – this modification will replace the Vito van.
Configurations and prices Mercedes-Benz V-Class 2016.
|200 d||$52,800||2.1 diesel (136 hp)||mechanical (6)||rear|
|220 d||$58,900||2.1 diesel (163 hp)||mechanical (6)||rear|
|200 d AVANTGARDE||$63,400||2.1 diesel (136 hp)||Machine (7)||rear|
|250 d||$66,400||2.1 diesel (190 hp)||mechanical (6)||rear|
|220 d AVANTGARDE||$69,600||2.1 diesel (163 hp)||Machine (7)||rear|
|250 d AVANTGARDE||$77,000||2.1 diesel (190 hp)||Machine (7)||rear|
In profile, the Mercedes V-Class 2016 is not much different from its predecessor in the face of Viano, with the exception of a relief sidewalls, but the front a new minivan sports a largely elongated head optics with LED sections, more solid grille and different front bumper.
Behind there were other lights and changed the form of glass that can be opened separately from the trunk lid. The latter is equipped with an extra charge for the electric drive. Furthermore, as with legs models for V-Class (W447), exterior several design options are available for any of the three versions of the car length.
The shortest minivan (compact version) has an overall length of 4895 mm and a wheelbase of 3 200 mm. An interim version (long version) for the same wheelbase stretched to 5140 millimeters and is located on the top version of the extra-long, in which the distance between the axles is 3420 mm and the total length is 5 370. The height is the same in all cases – 1 880 mm.
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Even before the official launch of the network were published Mercedes V-Class interior photo in body W447, which looks truly luxurious for this class of machine. The interior is made in the style of the latest models from the manufacturer of Stuttgart, and sports a high-quality finish, a multimedia complex with a touch panel, built-in joystick control, the circular review systems and monitor the “blind” zones and so forth.
Total Mercedes-Benz V-Class can carry up to eight people – it depends on the configuration of seats in the passenger compartment (there are options for 2 + 2 + 2, 2 + 3 + 3 or 2 + 3 + 2). The rear seats can be transformed into a bed or dismantled, freeing up space for the transport of bulky cargo.
In general, both the driver and passengers of the new minivan created favorable conditions which, according to the manufacturer, are not inferior to those in passenger models of the concern. The same applies to security – the new Mercedes V-Class is equipped with an array of modern systems to ensure the latter
Initially, the model is only available 2.1-liter four-cylinder diesel engine, available in three versions.The basic version of V200 CDI develops 136 hp and 330 Nm, and a couple of her make modifications V220 CDI (163 hp and 380 Nm) and V250 BlueTEC (190 power and 440 Nm).
Last aggregated paired with a 7-band automatic transmission 7G-TRONIC PLUS with manual shift gearshift paddles and the first two in the database put a six-speed mechanics but is available for a surcharge and automatic transmission.
The drive initially offered for all versions only back, but in September 2014 the first all-wheel drive minivan has got a modification V250 4MATIC with the top 190-horsepower engine, and later the number of modifications to the draft four-wheel drive will be expanded.
European dealers began taking orders for the new Mercedes V-Class, and the first car customers were at the end of May.