New mid-size luxurious sedan leaked on-line forward of this week’s debut.
The following-generation 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has leaked on-line, forward of its world debut on February 24.
Pictures revealed by Spanish fanatic discussion board Cochespias present Mercedes-Benz’s new mid-size C-Class sedan in full – in each commonplace and sporty AMG Line guises – revealing a softer, extra modern look impressed by the model’s more moderen fashions, together with the brand new S-Class limousine and facelifted E-Class govt sedan.
Up entrance, a rounded-off grille is flanked by LED headlights much like these of the S-Class, with the previous styling function set to supply a selection of patterns relying on the variant chosen, from a sportier design on AMG Line variants to a three-pointed star sample that includes the German model’s brand on different grades, as revealed within the leaked images.
Above and high: ‘Normal’ Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Backside of story: Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG Line.
Alongside the facet, the brand new C-Class advantages from smoother, cleaner surfacing and physique creasing than these of its predecessor, whereas on the rear a pair of slim, S-Class-like LED tail-lights function.
Inside, the ‘child’ S-Class theme continues, with a big portrait-oriented central touchscreen joined by a freestanding digital instrument cluster and a brand new three-spoke steering wheel.
Set to be unveiled at midnight (AEDT) on the morning of Wednesday, February 24, the brand new Mercedes-Benz C-Class is anticipated to function the model’s newest applied sciences, from superior semi-autonomous driving techniques to its latest MBUX infotainment system.
Beneath the bonnet, the German model has confirmed six- and eight-cylinder engines will be dropped for the brand new mannequin, with all fashions – together with the performance-focused AMG fashions – to go for four-cylinder energy.
European media drives in latest weeks point out the ‘core’ vary will probably be led by the C300 4Matic, combining a 190kW 2.0-litre turbo petrol four-cylinder with a 48-volt mild-hybrid system, a nine-speed automated transmission and all-wheel-drive, the lattermost anticipated to be commonplace in European markets.
The 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class will probably be unveiled globally on February 24, with an Australian launch anticipated by the top of this yr.
2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class revealed in leaked pictures forward of February 24 reveal