The tail, on the other hand, is characterized by the internal arrangement of the LED rear lights, completely renewed. It should be noted that the Stella module with integrated reversing camera is installed in the boot lid. There are four colors available: high-tech silver, metallic graphite gray, Mojave silver and Patagonia red (designo). Mercedes has also expanded the offer of alloy wheels that customers can choose from.
The Convertible has of a classic fabric top which thanks to a soundproofing system allows you to travel comfortably every month of the year. On request it is possible to have the system AIRCAP and AIRSCARF electric windbreaks.
The new sports seats with an integral look they are equipped with accentuated side padding and integrated headrests. Customers will be able to choose from different combinations of materials.
E Class is also equipped as standard with the active brake assist system which also works in the turning phase with crossing the opposite lane. Other Intelligent Drive functions can be added to the driver assistance systems on request.
Infotainment is the well-known MBUX that offers two 10.25-inch displays side by side as standard. On request it is possible to have larger 13.3-inch screens. Among the novelties the presence ofENERGIZING COACH, a service based on an intelligent algorithm that recommends one of the available programs to improve driving comfort based on the situation and personal needs. If a compatible Garmin wearable device is connected, the measured physical values help improve the accuracy of the suggestions. Car protection packages are also available URBAN GUARD and URBAN GUARD Plus which allow complete surveillance of the parked car.
This same hybrid technology is present on petrol a six cylinders in line (M 256) for the first time on the E-Class. In this case, the electrical support reaches a maximum of 16 kW and 250 Nm. The 4MATIC all-wheel drive is also available in some variants, which accentuates the sporty character of the guide. Even the 9G-TRONIC gearbox has been further refined to adapt to the hybrid system. The diesel engine offer is completed by an inline six cylinder (OM 656) in combination with the 4MATIC all-wheel drive.
At launch the Coupé will be available in the versions: E 220 d, E 220 d 4MATIC, E 400 d 4MATIC, E 200, E 200 4MATIC, E 300 and E 450 4MATIC. The Convertible, on the other hand, can be chosen in the variants: E 220 d, and 220 d 4MATIC, E 200, E 200 4MATIC, E 300 and E 450 4MATIC. Overall, the motor powers vary from 143 to 270 kW.
The new ones as standard 19-inch light alloy wheels in the design with 5 double spokes, with the 20-inch size as an option. With the AMG Night package, available on request, cars present an even sportier look. Even the interiors have been slightly revised to follow the high performance that these models offer. Present, for example, the AMG Performance steering wheel with integrated buttons. The seats in ARTICO man-made leather / DINAMICA microfibre in black with an AMG-specific graphic pattern feature red contrast stitching and an AMG nameplate.
At the level of infotainment some dedicated functions arrive such as the possibility of being able to recall various special screens, with engine data, gear display, Warm-up, Set-up, accelerometer and RACETIMER. Available five walking programs: “Slippery”, “Comfort”, “Sport”, “Sport +” and “Individual”. In this way, the driver can decide whether to accentuate efficiency, comfort or sportiness.
The highlight however is the engine, a 6 cylinders in line Mild Hybrid 48 V with 3 liters of displacement able to deliver 320 kW (435 HP) and 520 Nm of torque. The electric thrust is 16 kW (22 HP) and 250 Nm maximum speed is 250 Km / h Limited. However, it can be “unlocked” at 270 Km / h with the AMG Driver’s Package. In the classic shot from 0 to 100 Km / h 4.4 seconds (Coupé) and 4.6 seconds (Convertible) are enough. To transmit to 4-wheel drive of the 4MATIC + system with fully variable torque distribution all this power, a 9-speed SPEEDSHIFT TCT AMG gearbox.