Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2019 with new engines coming to Vietnam

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2019 will be available in Vietnam in the next few months, with the emphasis on new engines.

According to Our source, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is coming soon in Vietnam market. Specifically, the launch time of Mercedes-Benz luxury sedan will be around the second quarter of 2019. Vehicles will continue to be assembled in the country, with a few noticeable changes compared to the current version.

Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2019 with new engines coming to Vietnam

The biggest change of the new generation C-Class lies in the engine. Specifically, Mercedes-Benz C200 2019 will use turbocharged 1.5L engine instead of 2.0L engine in the previous generation.

The new engine has a capacity of 181 horsepower and 280 Nm of torque. The capacity is smaller but the capacity of the new engine is not inferior to the engine on the current generation C200 (184 hp, 300 Nm).

According to parameters from Mercedes-Benz, C200 2019 is capable of accelerating from 0-100 km / h in 7.7 seconds and reaching a maximum speed of 239 km / h, with the help of electric motor called EQ Boost, which is actually Mild Hybrid technology.

C300 AMG 2019 version will use 2.0L turbocharged engine, 255 horsepower capacity and 370 Nm torque, stronger than the current generation C300 (245 hp, 370 Nm). This engine helps the C300 2019 accelerate from 0-100 km / h in 5.9 seconds and reaches a maximum speed of 250 km / h electronically limited.

The gearbox of the C-Class 2019 is still the 9G-Tronic 9-speed automatic. This gearbox has appeared on the current generation C-Class in Vietnam.

9G-Tronic 9-speed automatic

In addition to the engine, the 2019 C-Class has a number of upgrades in terms of appearance, with the same Smart Headlight Multibeam LED on the S-Class and E-Class. This lamp cluster with 84 LED bulbs has the ability to turn on and off automatically and independently, without blinding the car in the opposite direction. LED rear lights are also changed slightly to make it easier to identify from a distance. The overall body of the C-Class 2019 is not much changed, since it is just a facelift version.

No information about the internal equipment of the C-Class 2019 for the Vietnamese market. In the foreign version, the new C-Class has a fully digital display clock, a center screen of 10.25 inches, a 9-speaker Burmester speaker system or NFC technology that turns smartphones into keys … Price of Mercedes- The current Benz C-Class is 1,489-1,949 billion.

Mercedes-Benz C-Class is a strategic card, making a big contribution to Mercedes-Benz sales. According to the company, sales of the C-Class in 2018 are more than 1,200 cars, out of a total of 6,269 vehicles sold in the year, accounting for about 20%.

The new C-Class 2019 will continue to compete with familiar names like Audi A4 or BMW 3-Series. Audi and BMW do not announce sales in the Vietnamese market.