Mercedes has unveiled the new 2015 C-Class, which is now bigger and easier than in the past, with design cues and technology from the S-Class, with the desire to remove the famous BMW 3-Series in the list of best-selling luxury compacts. Although the Mercedes representative of one of my favorite models in the class, a competitor from Munich for a long time is deemed the best car in the class crowded various models from Europe, Asia and America. In addition to the C-Class and 3-Series in this class can be found and the Audi A4, Lexus IS, Acura TL, Infiniti QX, Cadillac ATS, Lincoln MKZ, and many others. Most of these vehicles are new or significantly renovated since the last C-Class launched in 2007, which was reason enough for Mercedes to get to work and play new 2015 C-Class under the codename W205.
2015 Mercedes C-Class redesign
Although the official launch was followed by this year’s Auto Show in Detroit, the German car maker has previously published many spy photos, so the audience could have guessed how this car looks. Compared with the model that replaces, 2015 Mercedes C-Class is ten inches long ( total 469 cm ) and four inches wider (total 181 cm), while the trunk volume is 480 liters now.
As before, the customer of 2015 Mercedes C-Class will be able to choose between coupe, sedan and wagon, and the last two versions will be introduced later on. From the design , 2015 Mercedes C-Class is similar to the recently launched and much acclaimed S-Class, which is not a flaw , but it seems that this car has lost the identity that he had in the past. The interior of 2015 Mercedes C-Class is also borrowed from the S-Class, and as expected of a Mercedes car tag, it is very high quality with a long selection of standard and optional equipment.
2015 Mercedes C-Class engine
At the start the customer of 2015 Mercedes C-Class will be able to choose between three engines and two petrol (1.6L with 154 hp in the C180 and the 2.0L with 181 hp in the C200) and one diesel ( 2.1L with 168 hp in the C220 Bluetec), and the offer will be extended later with a pair of new 1.6L diesel with 113 hp and 134 hp, which will be done in cooperation with the French car maker Renault . The weaker of the two engines will emit CO2 emissions of under 100 g / km, and there will later include several new 2.1L diesel version, the power of 113 hp to 201 hp. Mercedes is planning and V6 engine , especially for the American market , and later is expected to return to sports C63 AMG model. We will mention the new C300 hybrid, which will combine the 2.1L diesel engine and an electric motor with a combined fuel consumption of just 3.9 liters per 100 kilometers. Currently the fastest model of the group is certainly C200, which accelerates to 100 km / h in 7.3 seconds with a top speed of 237 km / h.
2015 Mercedes C-Class price and release date
Production and sales of 2015 Mercedes C-Class will start in the summer with a starting price in the domestic market of 33,600 euros ( 45,900 dollars) for the first time the production will take place in the United States. Several recent new cars by Mercedes , as well as the A-Class, CLA-Class and GLA -Class, proved to be great successes, it remains to see whether the new 2015 Mercedes C-Class will continue at the same pace.
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