Post Tagged with: "c-class"

New Engines For Mercedes-Benz: Inline Six Cylinders And Turbocharged AMG Units

Mercedes-Benz currently boasts a range of V6 engines in its line-up, however according to AutoCar this could soon change. The German automaker is allegedly making a move back to the inline six-cylinder engine setup. The inline six-cylinder engines are expected to make a return in 2016, in the next-generation E-Class. In 2017, the C-Class will receive the updated engines in […]

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Mercedes-Benz South Africa Looking To Produce The C-Class In South Africa

Mercedes-Benz South Africa is currently trying to obtain a contract to produce the new C-Class in South Africa. It was said that the bid currently sits around R2 billion, where the contract will secure around 2,000 new jobs. The production is expected to take place in four-years time, and Mercedes-Benz South Africa are trying their best to land the deal. […]

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Model Year Changes For The South African Mercedes-Benz C, E, GL & M-Class

Model Year changes include small updates which cannot be kept back for Facelifts or New Models. With this being said, Mercedes-Benz South Africa has released a few MY changes for the C-Class, E-Class, GL-Class and M-Class models. The C-Class changes include: Standard feature changes: Four New CGI Engines BlueEFFICIENCY Badging Avantgarde and Elegance design line badge included on the centre […]

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New Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Engine For Mercedes-Benz 180CGI & 200CGI

Mercedes-Benz in South Africa will now offer the C-Class 180 CGI and 200 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY with a four-cylinder turbocharged engine. This motor will connect to a six-speed manual gearbox which allows for better fuel economy without harming power. The 1.8-litre turbocharged C200 model will pump out 135kW with 270Nm of torque, where the fuel consumption is 6.8 litres per 100km […]

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Mercedes-Benz Working On A C-Class AMG Coupe

According to a report, Mercedes-Benz will offer an AMG version of the C-Class Coupe. The C63 AMG Coupe will go on sale next year where it will boast a 6.3-litre V8 engine connected to a seven-speed MCT transmission. Power amounts to 336kW with 600Nm of torque. AutoCar, the original source, said that “looking to up the power beyond that of […]

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Modified Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG: The C-Class DR 520

Daimler will launch the brand new C-Class DR 520 in the UK market where it will be based on the C 63 AMG. The special edition DR 520 will boast an extra 60-horsepower for a total of 520-horsepower (about 388kW) with 650Nm of torque. The C-Class DR 520 will be available with a 0-100km/h time of 4.1 seconds and a […]

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Mercedes-Benz Enhance Their BlueEFFICIENCY Range For The C-Class

Mercedes-Benz has decided to go ahead and change up the C-Class lineup. The German automaker added a new 1.8-litre entry level engine to the range. This BlueEFFICIENCY motor boasts direct-injection and 115kW with 250Nm of torque. A 0-100km/h time will bore with a 9.0 second wait. The 200 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY motor has also been added to the C-Class range. These […]

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The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe Has Finally Been Confirmed

Mercedes-Benz are planning to launch their new C-Class Coupe during the 2011 year. That’s correct, the C-Class coupe has finally been confirmed by the company. Mercedes will develop their new coupe in Bremen, Germany where it will be built on the same line as the E-Class, SL and SLK models. The C-Coupe Coupe will replace the CLC model, and the […]

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Mercedes-Benz And Their New Intelligent Light System — No Facelift Here

What seems to be new, but yet old, news online concerns the Mercedes-Benz C-Class model. It was first thought to be the Facelift model, however it’s apparently just the ILS — intelligent light system — model. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class ILS includes day-time running lights instead of the normal foglight set. Alongside the light changes, there is a new bumper, along […]

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Piecha Creates The Mercedes-Benz C-Class T-Model

Piecha Design has created a new package for the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The new C-Class T-Model can be ordered in separate parts, where the grand total of everything will work out to €9,330. The kit starts with a new set of LED lights, headlight masks, spoiler and a two-lamella grille in the front. The rear will have a new diffuser and […]

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Mercedes-Benz Are Planning To Create A C-Class Coupe

Reports around the Mercedes-Benz C-Class state that the company is in fact planning to replace the CLC with a real-deal C-Class Coupe. The replacement will occur around 2011, and the C-Class Coupe will then not only replace the CLC, but also the CLK — which was discontinued earlier this year. “We went back and studied what made our coupes so […]

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Mercedes-Benz Might Move C-Class Production To The US

Recent reports state that Mercedes-Benz are thinking about building the C-Class in the United States. The change in build location would protect the sedan from being attacked by horrible currency fluctuations and also declining profitability. If this all goes to plan, the C-Class will be built in Vance, Alabama, where it will share factory space with the M-, GL- and […]

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Mercedes-Benz Creates An Executive C-Class Sedan

Mercedes-Benz has created a new Executive C-Class sedan which features new exterior and interior styling changes. The new upgrade kit is based on the C 180 KOMPRESSOR BlueEFFICIENCY model which uses a 156-horsepower engine. Changes on the Executive model include a new Sport Grille as well as 16-inch wheels and also chrome trim finished on the boot lid and exhaust. […]

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New Power Performance Package For The Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz has announced the Performance Package Plus for the C63 MG. This package will boost power by 30-horsepower for a total of 487-hp. The 0-100km/h time will be 4.4 seconds where the top speed will be limited to 255km/h. Power upgrades come include new forged pistons sourced from the SLS, as well as a new connecting rods and a lightweight […]

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Mercedes-Benz Has Released Images Of The New 2010 C-Class… With Minimal Changes

Mercedes-Benz has quietly released new images of their 2010 year-model C-Class sedan. The images have arrived on the German website where it sports pretty much no changes. The styling changes are limited to a set of reshaped air intake on the front bumper as well as LED day lights. The exterior mirror housings have also been changed. Yup, that’s about […]

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