New Mercedes C-Class – 103g/km

"New C-Class"

New C-Class

The new C-Class takes a step closer to its arrival in the UK today as prices and specifications are announced.

Available with a choice of two engines and three comprehensively specified model lines, prices for the new C-Class range start from £26,855 OTR. The first examples of the new C-Class are set to be delivered to customers in June.

At launch, a choice of a 1,991 cc, four-cylinder petrol engine and a 2,143 cc, four-cylinder diesel engine will be offered, each available with a choice of six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic gearboxes.

UK engine line-up at launch:

Power
(hp)
Torque
(Nm)
0-62/ max
(mph)
Combined economy
(mpg) / CO2 (g/km)
C 200 (petrol) 184 300 7.5/147
(auto: 7.3/146)
53.3/123
(auto: 53.3/123)
C 220 BlueTEC 170 400 7.7/145
(auto: 7.4/145)
70.6/103
(auto: 65.7/109)

A further three engine variants – the C 200 BlueTEC, C 250 BlueTEC and C 300 BlueTEC HYBRID will follow during the course of the year.

Three model lines will make up the new C-Class range – SE, Sport and the AMG Line. Among the equipment highlights, the Sport model adds 17-inch alloy wheels (up from 16-inch on the SE), LED headlights,
lowered comfort suspension, chrome exterior trim and Garmin® Map Pilot Navigation. The AMG Line adds 18-inch AMG wheels, AMG bodystyling and steering wheel, sports suspension and an Artico finish to the upper dashboard.

The new C-Class is set to be among the best-equipped cars in its class. Standard equipment fitted to every new C-Class will include an advanced and intuitive touchpad to control the entertainment functions via the centrally-mounted seven-inch colour display. Enhancing comfort, Artico upholstery will be fitted as standard along with two-zone air conditioning and a media interface located in the central storage between the
front seats.

Practical technologies are also fitted as standard – with a reversing camera, rain sensing wipers, Attention Assist, Speedtronic cruise control, heated windscreen wiper washers, a tyre pressure monitoring system and Collision Prevention Assist Plus all appearing on the new C-Class.

Engine Model Transmission CO2 Rec. OTR
price (£)
P11d
price
(£)
BIK tax
rate
(14/15)
C 200 SE 6-speed manual 123 £26,855 £26,800 17%
7-speed automatic 123 £28,355 £28,300 17%
Sport 6-speed manual 124 £28,850 £28,795 17%
7-speed automatic 124 £30,350 £30,295 17%
AMG  Line 6-speed manual 128 £30,345 £30,290 18%
7-speed automatic 127 £31,845 £31,790 18%
C 220 BlueTEC SE 6-speed manual 103 £29,365 £29,310 16%
7-speed automatic 109 £30,865 £30,810 17%
Sport 6-speed manual 104 £31,360 £31,305 16%
7-speed automatic 110 £32,860 £32,805 18%
AMG  Line 6-speed manual 106 £32,855 £32,800 17%
7-speed automatic 113 £34,355 £34,300 18%

 

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