Mercedes-Benz announced the price tag for the diesel-hybrid version of the E-Class

Mercedes-Benz announced the price tag for the diesel-hybrid version of the E-Class

November 7, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

62,400 dollars is the cost of a hybrid version of the new E-Class, built on the basis of a diesel engine, and having the ability to recharge from the network. Now the company has announced the start of taking orders.

UK buyers can now preorder for the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class PHEV hybrid. The cost of the model is set at 47,700 pounds.

As a power unit on the E 300 de version, a modern hybrid is used, which is based on a two-liter turbodiesel with a maximum power of up to 194 horsepower. Together with him works an electric motor with a capacity of up to 122 forces. In a pair, they are capable of developing up to 306 horsepower and 700 Nm of torque. Mercedes claims that the average fuel consumption in the combined cycle is about 1.7 liters per 100 km. Moreover, CO2 emissions are 41g per 1 km. Acceleration to 100 km/h takes 5.9 seconds.

The lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 7.4 kW * hours is used as the energy source for the electric motor. This allows the sedan to drive up to 54 km exclusively on electric power. Charge up to 100% can be carried out in just two hours using proprietary fast charging.

For a surcharge of $ 3,130, a premium option package will be provided. It will include a premium multimedia system, wireless charging, a circular video review system, as well as proprietary LED optics. Other systems will be available.

In the meantime, the German concern turned to road tests for the 2019 model year Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain. This was confirmed by spy photos camouflaged prototype. Apparently – the model is ready.