The debut of the sedan is scheduled, probably for 2020.
Mercedes-Benz feels on public roads prototypes of the future rival BMW 3 series and Audi A4 Mercedes — Benz C-class.
The debut of the sedan is scheduled, probably in 2020, writes the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to NV.
Prototypes, which caught the eye of photospin in the tube, covered with camouflage, which hides the appearance of the model very well.
However, it is clearly seen that the body of the Mercedes-Benz C-class will get new proportions — it will lengthen the wheelbase will shorten the trunk, and the silhouette as a whole will become more dynamic. In this case, if the dimensions of the sedan and changes, slightly, and increase the internal space will occur due to the increase of the distance between the axes.
According to preliminary data, these changes are explained by the fact that the Mercedes-Benz C-class will retain the same platform MRA. However, the “truck” must survive a number of modifications, the consequences of which, obviously, now and run-on test sedans. According to another version, the family moved to a completely new platform MRA2.
As for propulsion, it is rumored, most of the engines for the family will get the electrical “add-ons” in the form of starter-generators. Will include motor range of full and hybrid modules, as well as a heavy duty unit: the AMG will develop for the C-class special modification, which will compete for customers with the BMW M3.
The Mercedes-Benz C-class new generation will take place until next year.