Mercedes have announced the prices for the new C-Class Saloon, starting at £26,855 for the entry level C200 SE.
Mercedes Benz C-Class Saloon Engines (2014)
At launch there will be a choice of either a 184 hp 1,991 cc petrol engine or 170 hp 2,143 cc diesel unit with the choice of six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic gearboxes. Three additional engine variants - the C 200 BlueTEC, C 250 BlueTEC and C 300 BlueTEC HYBRID will follow during the course of the year.
Mercedes Benz C-Class Saloon Trims (2014)
There are three trim levels, ‘SE’, ‘Sport’ and the ‘AMG Line’.
The C-Class will include a touchpad control for entertainment functions via the centrally-mounted seven-inch colour display. Artico upholstery, two-zone air conditioning and a media interface located in the central storage between the front seats for plugging in smart phones, usb media players.
Equipment highlights for the ‘SE’ model include a reversing camera, rain sensing wipers, Attention Assist, Speedtronic cruise control, heated windscreen wiper washers, a tyre pressure monitoring system and Collision Prevention Assist Plus.
The ‘Sport’ is equipped with 17-inch alloy wheels (up from 16-inch on the SE), LED headlights, lowered comfort suspension, chrome exterior trim and Garmin Map Pilot Navigation.
The AMG Line gains 18-inch AMG wheels, AMG bodystyling and steering wheel, sports suspension and an Artico finish to the upper dashboard.
Options include for the ‘SE’ model an Executive Pack (£995) which features Garmin Map Pilot navigation, heated front seats and split folding rear seats. Available on the ‘Sport’ and ‘AMG Line’ is the Driving Assistance Package (£1,495), which adds Distronic Plus, Blind Spot Assist, Pre-safe and Lane-Keeping Assist.
Premium Pack (£1,595) on the ‘Sport’ and ‘AMG Line’ models, which adds an electrically operated panoramic glass sunroof, a memory package for the electric front seats, an ambient lighting system allowing a choice of three colours (and five intensities) as well as keyless-go, hands-free access to the boot and powered boot closing.
There is the Premium Plus Pack (£2,795) which includes all the elements of the Premium pack but adds COMAND Online and the 590W Burmester Surround Sound System.
Additional options include the AIRMATIC Agility Package (£895) - comprising variable, self-levelling air suspension - a head-up display system (£825), the Air Balance Package (£350 - including a choice of four fragrances and air filtering) and a 360 degree camera (£335).
The first cars are set to be delivered in June, so if you are keen to secure one of the first cars we would recommend you visit your local Mercedes Benz dealer ASAP.
Mercedes Benz C-Class Saloon Prices (2014)
|C 200||SE||6-speed manual||123||£26,855||£26,800||17%|
|AMG Line||6-speed manual||128||£30,345||£30,290||18%|
|C 220 BlueTEC||SE||6-speed manual||103||£29,365||£29,310||16%|
|AMG Line||6-speed manual||106||£32,855||£32,800||17%|