Highlights of the new C-Class at a glance

Mar 13, 2014
  • Striking, dynamic design exudes sensuous clarity and arouses emotions at the same time.
  • Longer wheelbase, increased length, more width – this means more room in the interior
  • Technology leap with intelligent lightweight design and high aluminium content. Up to 100 kilograms lighter. This makes the new C-Class the "lightweight construction leader" in its segment.
  • Sporty-agile suspension with new 4-link front axle
  • First-ever air suspension with continuous damper adjustment in this segment
  • Best-in-class aerodynamics: Cd value 0.24.
  • Progressive, emotional exterior – choice of the sporty radiator grille with integral Mercedes star and the classic radiator grille with the Mercedes star on the bonnet
  • High-quality, authentic materials and trim elements characterise the sporty interior that exudes modern luxury
  • Modern operating convenience with rotary/push controller, touchpad, head-up display and internet-capable navigation and entertainment system with large colour display above the centre console
  • High level of safety with virtually all new driving assistance systems from the E and S-Class
  • Sophisticated crash management meets all national requirements worldwide
  • Benchmark for NVH (noise, vibration, harshness)
  • Unique Frontbass system for concert hall atmosphere
  • Climate comfort with automatic air recirculation via GPS
  • Newly developed economical 4-cylinder diesel engine with a displacement of 1.6 litres
  • All engines already comply with EURO 6 emissions standards
  • All engines with ECO start/stop function
  • High energy efficiency of ancillaries such as air conditioning system, clutch and refrigerant compressor
  • Special models (BlueEFFICIENCY Editions)
  • Available as a mild hybrid (C 300 BlueTEC HYBRID)
  • New six-speed manual transmission with high shift comfort
  • 7G-TRONIC PLUS with dynamic response and reduced consumption
  • Controlled radiator shutters for less drag
  • Optional full-LED headlamps