Mercedes-Benz India clocks best ever sales, E Class LWB the largest contributor

Aside from the E-Class LWB’s commitment, the GLC SUV from the Mercedes-Benz’ portfolio is the most astounding offering in its classification and the organization has sold an aggregate of 3,650 units in the January to March 2017 period

Mercedes-Benz India has declared its business figures for the primary quarter of 2017 (January to March) which is 3,650 units. The German carmaker has timed their best ever deals execution till date in India. The primary supporters of the Q1 deals figures are the E-Class Long Wheelbase variant and the GLC in their separate classifications. Since its dispatch, the new E-Class Long Wheelbase form of LWB has seen a great reaction, as per the organization and Mercedes-Benz India will increase creation for the extravagance car with a specific end goal to take care of the imperative demand. The SUV class likewise saw a 13 percent development in Q1 2017 over a similar period a year ago with the GLC contributing most extreme to the deals.

Controlling the Mercedes-Benz E-Class LWB are two motor choices, a 1,991 cc petroleum engine and a 2,987 cc V6 diesel unit. The two motors are mated to the organization’s 9G-TRONIC 9-speed programmed transmission. The petroleum motor creates 184 hp of energy at 5,500 rpm and 300 Nm of torque from 1,200 rpm to 4,000 rpm. The diesel engine produces 258 hp of energy at 3,400 rpm and 620 Nm of torque between 1,600 rpm and 2,400 rpm. The oil variant(s) have an evaluated top speed of 240 kmph while for the diesel rendition, it is 250 kmph. The guaranteed zero to 100 kmph figure is accomplished in 8.5 seconds for the oil trim while a similar execution figure is accomplished in 6.6 seconds for the diesel variation.

The key feature of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class is the long wheelbase which improves raise lodge space as most purchasers of the German brand in this fragment like to be chauffer-driven. The back seats which are electrically operatable can be leaned back with the best-in-fragment 37 degrees lean back point. The inside highlights additionally incorporate a 12.3-inch infotainment framework which underpins Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. This unit isn’t a touchscreen unit, be that as it may, can be worked through a round touchpad situated on the middle support.