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Mercedes-Benz introduces the 2016 E-Class in India at Rs 48.50 lakh

25 Jun 2015 / 0

On the occasion of the global sales anniversary of its most successful car, the E-Class, Mercedes-Benz has introduced the 2016 E-Class in India at a starting price of Rs 48.50 lakh ex-Delhi. The car comes with a host of new features which include a Telematics infotainment system with a larger 8-inch high-resolution screen. The infotainment system also supports the optional Garmin Map Pilot navigation system which features 3D terrain, building and landmark view and 360 degree rotation function – this can be selected over the standard features. A reverse camera, though, comes as standard.

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Speaking about the new 2016 E-Class, Eberhard Kern, managing director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India said, “The E-Class remains our highest selling luxury sedan in India and with the introduction of the refreshed 2016 E-Class, we offer our discerning customers additional value in form of enhanced equipment. We are confident that with the 2016 E- Class we will continue to consolidate our lead in the segment. Introducing the latest products and technologies and periodically refreshing the existing ones is vital to winning customer confidence. At Mercedes-Benz, our key focus is aligned to offer our customers feature rich, top end product that embodies modern luxury to its core.”

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The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has sold over 13 million E-Class sedans and estates worldwide. 30,000 of these have been purchased in India.

The prices for the new 2016 E-Class are as follows:

Mercedes Benz 2016 E-Class

ModelPrice (ex-Delhi)
E 200Rs 48.5 lakh
E 250 CDIRs 50.7 lakh
E 350 CDIRs 59.9 lakh

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Mercedes-Benz celebrates E-Class’ global sales anniversary; introduces the new MY (Model Year) 16 E-Class for India

Pune: Continuing the strategy of providing customers with an enriched portfolio and value
driven products, Mercedes-Benz India today introduced the new MY 16 E-Class. The ‘Intelligent
Superpower’, the new E-Class now features additional equipment to make it more appealing
and derive more value for the customers.

The E-Class retains the dual distinction of being the highest selling luxury sedan in India and
also the highest selling product in Mercedes-Benz India’s portfolio in India, with over 30,000
units on Indian roads.

Mr. Eberhard Kern, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India commented on the
introduction of the MY 16 E-Class, “The E-Class remains our highest selling luxury sedan in
India and with the introduction of the refreshed MY 16 E-Class, we offer our discerning
customers additional value in form of enhanced equipment. We are confident; with the MY 16 E-
Class we will continue to consolidate our lead in the segment. Introducing the latest products
and technologies and periodically refreshing the existing ones is vital to winning customer
confidence. At Mercedes-Benz, our key focus is aligned to offer our customers feature rich, topend
product that embodies modern luxury to its core.”
Enhanced equipment in the MY 16 E-Class:

New Telematics with Navi ready function:

The MY 16 E-Class is equipped with the New Telematics multimedia system that combines
entertainment, infotainment and communication. This Audio 20 Telematics is equipped with
internet capability, pre installation for navigation, radio, Bluetooth and CD player. The latest
Telematics version also introduces the high resolution colour media display (20.3 cm). The other
features of the New Telematics version are:

• USB ports and a SD card slot in the centre console
• Navigation pre installation for GARMIN MAP PILOT navigation
• Integrated Media Interface port for iPod® or iPhone®
• Bluetooth® interface with hands-free function and audio streaming for playing music files
• Transfer of addresses from mobile phone to head unit
GarminÂŽ MAP PILOT navigation:

With user-friendly navigation, precise map data and
excellent route guidance, the GarminÂŽ MAP PILOT brings all the familiar benefits of a GarminÂŽ
navigation system to the New Telematics version of E-Class . The navigation software and map
data is now set on a SD memory card.
Key elements of the GARMIN Maps are:

• 7,068 cities mapped at a street level and residential house level data for 80 cities
• Over 10.63 million POIs. 3D terrain-, building- and landmark view
• 2.1 million kms of road length
• Photo-realistic junction view and lane assist
• 579 thousand towns and villages
• 360°rotation function

Reverse Camera:

The new MY 16 E-Class is equipped with a reverse camera which facilitates comfortable
reverse parking and manoeuvring. The dynamic guide lines assist the driver with driving
manoeuvres and adds to the convenience while parking.

The E 200 is priced at 48.50 lakhs, the E 250 CDI is priced at 50.70 lakhs and the E 350
CDI is priced at 59.90 lakhs (prices ex-showroom Delhi) and available for sales in
dealerships across the country

 

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