Mercedes-Benz debuts three new variants to the E-Class range
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia (MBM) has unveiled the all-new Mercedes-Benz E 350 AMG Line as well as the Mercedes-Benz E 200 SPORTSTYLE Avantgarde and the Mercedes-Benz E 300 Exclusive Line – exemplifying the automobile’s brand ethos, coupled with added state-of-the-art performance and safety features. The E-Class portrays style, status and exclusivity with class and progression.
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class range showcases a proud heritage in the premium luxury vehicles segment carrying the modern luxury hallmark and exclusivity with its suite of luxurious features and stylish highlights with distinctive emotive design and high-grade interior. With the launch of the Mercedes-Benz E 350 AMG Line, it expands the range with a luxury performance variant with the new turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine under the hood.
Introducing the new E-Class range, Mark Raine, Vice President, Sales and Marketing of MBM said, “As the vehicle of choice in the premium executive limousine segment, we are proud to introduce the all-new Mercedes-Benz E 350 AMG Line to now lead the E-Class range. The locally-assembled car also comes with a four-cylinder 2.0 engine equipped with a belt-driven starter generator and the Driving Assistance Package with state-of-the-art safety technologies”.
Raine added, “Alongside the E 350 AMG Line debut, we are also proud to introduce two new variants − the Mercedes-Benz E 200 SPORTSTYLE Avantgarde and the Mercedes-Benz E 300 Exclusive – to further complete the existing lineup. New in the E 200 and the E 300 is the Blind Spot Assist and the Lane Tracking Package, respectively.
According to Raine, the E-Class is the core of the Mercedes-Benz brand and has gone through several stages of redefinition to continue carrying the wealth of top-class innovations, stylish highlights and an impeccable interior with high-value perception.
The new range of locally-assembled Mercedes-Benz E-Class takes a step further in the evolution of safety, comfort and performance while upholding the standard of design and luxury. With the latest Mecedez-Benz E 350 AMG Line, the Mercedes-Benz E 200 SPORTSTYLE Avantgarde and the Mercedes-Benz E 300 Exclusive customers will get to experience best-in-class luxury and performance.
“The E-Class, is a class of its own. It carries the modern luxury hallmark and exclusivity that is only made possible through Mercedes-Benz craftsmanship. Riding into its latest generation of its long and successful heritage, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class continues to deliver stylish highlights with its distinct, emotive design and an impeccable interior with high value perception,” said President and CEO of MBM Dr Claus Weidner in his welcome speech at the media launch.
New E-Class Variants in a nutshell:
The new E 350 AMG Line
The new E 350 with AMG line is distinguished by its brawny AMG bodystyling that enhances the sportiness and sophistication of the vehicle. It carries the modern luxury hallmark and exclusivity made possible through Mercedes-Benz craftsmanship.
With its good sporty look, the E 350 AMG Line offers the best of both worlds with the new twin-turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine in the stable. The four-cylinder twin-scroll turbochargers allow the car to produce high torque at low engine speeds with high specific output. With this, the engine gives a total system output of 220 kW (299 hp) with a maximum torque of 400 Nm with an addition of 150 Nm boost attributed by the belt-driven starter generator, allowing it to boast an acceleration from 0 – 100 km/h in only 5.9 seconds.
New in the car is the Driving Assistance Package, a safety package of several safety technologies, which help to avoid collision while enhancing the car’s standard safety features. The car is also equipped with the DYNAMIC BODY CONTROL suspension with adjustable damping between maximum agility or high damping comfort suited to the route profile and personal driving style.
The new E 200 SPORTSTYLE Avantgarde
Also joining the E-Class range, it comes with the AVANTGARDE exterior with additional chrome trim, the 18-inch 5-spoke light-alloy wheels. Together with the standard exterior and interior specifications, the SPORTSTYLE package comprises a chrome louvre below the front bumper, a badge on the front wing, a chrome trim element in the rear bumper in high-gloss black, as well as visible tailpipe embellishers, on the outside.
On the inside, the SPORTSTYLE package consists of the headliner in black fabric, centre console in light carbon grain aluminium trim, sport pedals in brushed stainless steel with black rubber stuffs and the SPORTSTYLE package floor mats.
Its centrepiece is the 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine, giving a total output of 145 kW (197 hp) with a maximum torque of 320 Nm. As part of the safety and assistance package, the Blind Spot Assist is new in the variant.
The new E 300 Exclusive
It portrays a more definitive and elegant look emphasising status with the classic Mercedes radiator grille, and the iconic star on the bonnet, unlike the E 200 SPORTSTYLE Avantgarde and E 350 AMG Line. It also comes with the similar 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine, producing a total output of 190 kW (258 hp) with a maximum torque of 370 Nm.
The E 300 Exclusive is compliemented by the Lane Tracking package which includes the Blind Spot Assist and Lane Keeping Assist to ensure the driver does not drift into other traffic.
Locally-assembled Mercedes-Benz E-Class range and data at a glance:
|Model||E 200 SPORTSTYLE Avantgarde||E 300 Exclusive||E 350 AMG Line|
|Number of cyl./
|4/in-line, 4 valves per cylinder||4/in-line, 4 valves per cylinder||4/in-line, 4 valves per cylinder|
(kW/hp at rpm)
|145/197 at 5,500||190/258 at 5,800||220/299 at 5,800|
(Nm at rpm)
|320/1,650 – 4,000||370/1,800 – 4,000||400/3,000 – 4,000|
0-100 km/h (s)
|Top speed (km/h)||240||250||250|
|Price (OTR w/o Insurance)||RM 329,888.00 (estimated)||RM 379,888.00 (estimated)||RM 399,888.00|
Own your masterpiece of intelligence
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Campaign ends on April 30th, 2019. For more details call 1-800-88-1133 or speak to a Finance and Insurance Executive at your nearest Mercedes-Benz Autohaus.
For more information, visit www.mercedes-benz.com.my.