News and Events: Mercedes-Benz debuts three new variants to the E-Class range.

Mercedes-Benz debuts three new variants to the E-Class range.

Mercedes-Benz debuts three new variants to the E-Class range.

  • Mercedes-Benz introduces the Mercedes-Benz E 350 AMG Line with new efficient engines and new assistance systems, priced at RM399,888, to further extend the E-Class model range as the leader in the premium limousine executive segment.
 
  • The Mercedes-Benz E 350 AMG Line is powered by a four-cylinder 2.0 engine equipped with a belt-driven starter generator (RSG), paired with its 9G-Tronic nine-speed torque converter automatic transmission with Direct Select shift paddles.
 
  • To complete the E-Class model range, Mercedes-Benz also introduces the Mercedes-Benz E 200 SPORTSTYLE Avantgarde and the Mercedes-Benz E 300 Exclusive Line with an estimated price of RM329,888 and RM379,888, respectively.

 

 

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: 

 

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./
arrangement

4/in-line, 4 valves per cylinder

4/in-line, 4 valves per cylinder

4/in-line, 4 valves per cylinder

Displacement (cc)

1991

1991

1991

Rated output
(kW/hp at rpm)

145/197 at 5,500

190/258 at 5,800

220/299 at  5,800

Rated torque
(Nm at rpm)

320/1,650 – 4,000

370/1,800 – 4,000

400/3,000 – 4,000

Acceleration
0-100 km/h (s)

7.5

6.2

5.9

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

 

The E-Class certainly portrays class and progression. So does its financing, a class act of its own, designed with your lifestyle in mind. Enjoy affordable monthly instalments, flexible end of agreement options, a guaranteed future value of your car and a wide range of insurance products.

 

The E-ssential financing starts from RM3,998 and comes with a variety of packages. Just choose a financing package that suits your need and we will take care of the rest. Now for a limited time, all Agility financing contract comes with 2 Complimentary Comprehensive Service Package. Perfectly tailored for the individual who seeks value, unrivalled benefits and peace of mind at the wheel. Indulge in the advantages of Agility Financing offerings while the performance of your prized investment is well taken care of by Mercedes-Benz certified and trained technicians with genuine spare parts at their disposal.

 

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.

Monthly instalment above is calculated based on a 5 years tenure and downpayment of approximately 30% for the E350 AMG Line. Terms and conditions apply. Mercedes-Benz Financial – A Daimler Financial Services Brand. The financial services provided by Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd are regulated by the provisions of the Financial Services Act 2013. Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia’s operations are not within the regulatory purview of Bank Negara Malaysia.