TOP 5 popular models of Mercedes cars
Mercedes-Benz GLC-all-wheel drive premium SUV of the midsize category. The international premiere of the model took place at the autumn Motor Show in Frankfurt. This model is ideal for urban residents. The exterior of the Mercedes-Benz GLC is decorated in a completely new and sporty style. It is a middle-sized crossover with the corresponding external dimensions: 4655 mm in length, 1890 mm in width, 1644 mm in height. The wheelbase fits in 2873 mm, and the ground clearance indicator depends on the version.
The interior feature is a combination of an informative, strict scheme. It has a color display in the center with a pair of dials. The three-spoke steering wheel, which is familiar to other brand's models, looks stylish and carries a high functional load due to the control elements. From a standstill to 100 km/h, the medium-sized SUV accelerates after 6.2-7.9 seconds and accelerates to a maximum of 215-240 km/h.
Benz GLE took place on September 12, 2018, at the Paris International Motor Show. The car model is a full-fledged second generation and is strikingly different from its predecessor. Also, it carries the index W167. The car has small headlamps with LED stuffing and L-shaped strokes of sections of daytime running lights. The radiator grille shield has a rougher outline design. IIts dimensions are 4924 mm in length, width is 1947 mm, 1772 mm in height, and wheelbase is 2995 millimeters. The model is based on the modular MHA platform.
The key feature is the ability to control each wheel individually, with unique hydropneumatic elements and a 48-volt onboard network. The basic versions of the Mercedes-Benz GLE 300d are equipped with an in-line two-liter diesel four. It produces 245 horsepower at 4200 rpm, and 500 Nm of torque in the range of 1600 to 2400 crankshaft revolutions per minute. Acceleration to hundreds will take about 7.2 seconds, and the maximum speed will be 225 kilometers per hour. Fuel consumption is relatively small - 6.4 liters of diesel fuel per hundred kilometers of travel in a mixed traffic cycle.
The models are built on the new modular MRA platform, which increases the length of the cars to 43 mm (4923 mm), and the wheelbase to 65 mm (to 2939 mm). At the same time, the weight of the car decreased by 100 kg.
There is a digital dashboard in the cabin. It consists of two big monitors that immediately catch the eye. The first one shows a speedometer with a tachometer, and the second screen gives access to a computer and an entertainment system. Under the hood is a diesel engine with the same working volume with a capacity of 195 hp and 400 Nm of torque. Only nine-speed automatic transmissions are installed.
Engineers developed a hybrid version of the motor S-class with a power plant. The bases were a four-cylinder engine and an electric motor with a total capacity of 279 hp. As additional equipment, an air suspension and a sports package with controlled stiffness of shock absorbers and reduced clearance are offered. Also, active cruise control has been added to the list of options, which can drive the car at speeds up to 210 km/h. He recognizes not only the road and signs but also buildings. Up to 130 km/h, the autopilot does not even need a marking. He determines the boundaries of the strip himself and adheres to them.
Mercedes-Benz C-class is a rear-wheel or all-wheel drive midsize luxury car. They combine an elegant design, luxurious interior decoration, modern technical staffing, and first-class equipment. The exterior of the Mercedes-Benz C-class in the latest iteration of the brand's family-style looks elegant and sporty. Only premium finishing materials are used in the interior of the car. The model with the index W206 has 4751 mm, and its width and height fit in 1820 mm and 1438 mm, respectively. The wheelbase of the four-door extends by 2865 mm, and its ground clearance is 130 mm. The premium sedan is equipped with a 9-band hydro-mechanical 9G-Tronic. If it has a rear-wheel-drive transmission, then it is being modified by the 4Matic all-wheel drive. The car accelerates from a standstill in 7.1-8.6 seconds. The limit of its capabilities is 231-241 km/h. The fuel consumption in the combined cycle of the car varies from 6.5 to 7.6 liters per 100 km. It depends on the version.
The vehicle has an X166 index, an upgraded technical filling, a luxurious interior, an expanded list of options, and a stunning design. The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class is a full-fledged second car's generation.
The radiator grille has a pentagonal shape and a corporate style. It consists of two large horizontally oriented overlays, on top of which the manufacturer's logo is located. The front bumper has a large trapezoidal air intake, which is covered with a black metal mesh with many small cells. There is a raised protective pad on the lower edge. Its dimensions are length 5120 mm, width 2141 mm, height 1850 mm, and wheelbase-3075 mm. The model has a complex all-wheel-drive system with numerous assistants and several modes of operation of the control electronics. GL perfectly positions itself on all roads. The car is equipped with a three-liter turbodiesel V6 with 249 horsepower and 620 Nm of torque. It accelerates to a hundred kilometers per hour in 7.9 seconds, gains a maximum of 220 km/h, and consumes only 8 liters of diesel fuel per 100 kilometers of travel in a mixed traffic cycle. If we talk about gasoline engines, then the base offer is the GL 400 with a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6. This unit develops 333 hp and 480 Nm of thrust. Acceleration to a hundred will take 6.7 seconds, and the speed ceiling is at 220 km / h. The SUV consumes only 9.6 liters in a quiet driving mode.