The German manufacturer revealed details of new items and marked the price range for the European market.
Appearance of new items on the market is planned in June of this year, and while we can enjoy those items that have already been solved by the manufacturer. Apparently, the five-door hatchback plans to become an example for the premium segment of this class. It introduced technologies that have not got even the S-Class ‘ is a completely new feature MBUX (Mercedes-Benz User Experience), is able to respond to voice control and it has navigation with augmented reality.
Mercedes-Benz A-Class will model the premium compact segment
In General, the machine of the sixth generation of the compact has grown to 4419 mm, width 16 mm added and is 1796 mm and the height is 1440 mm. Modern design allowed the pyatidverka to enlarge the doorway to fit into the back row and make large wheel arches. Among the options is the availability of 19-inch disc of special design.
The machine is built on a modified version of the MFA platform from the old generation, has a wheelbase 30 mm longer and wider front track width (+14 mm). The hatchback has been the stiffness of the body due to the change of axial mounts and a modified sound insulation. Aerodynamics the new bodywork has a rate coefficient of drag of 0.25.
Apparently he got a similar design with A prototype Concept and the recently introduced CLS. Lights got the technology Multibeam LED adaptive support beam with illuminated corners.
The interior is lined with two large display, which are United into one complex: one for the instrument cluster and the other is the first touchscreen infotainment system MBUX on offer at Mercedes. She recognizes it via the “Hey, Mercedes.” In this specification have multimedia there is an access point wi-fi, and can also be installed with navigation with high resolution update real-time traffic, definition traffic signs, augmented reality and sound system Burmester.
The new A-Class is available with a choice of three four-cylinder engines. A200 is a highly upgraded version of the 1.4-liter unit Renault-Nissan to supply 160 HP version of the A250 uses a newly updated 2.0-liter diesel Mercedes engine with 221 HP is the Only diesel in the lineup will be A180d that uses a 1.5-litre unit, also manufactured by Renault – Nissan and outstanding 114 HP More powerful version of the diesel will arrive on the market later.
Work units with standard MB box of six speeds, despite the fact that the company has a version with a dual clutch transmission for transverse engines. But it will not appear on the hatchback until the second half of this year. Will also be offered a new four-cylinder system 4Matic. Currently with Electromechanical control is electro-hydraulic set used in the original version of A class, it provides a fully variable distribution of drive between front and rear axles to improve traction.
In the standard A-Class will have the suspension tuned for comfort. It has a lower ground clearance (15 mm) and Mercedes Dynamic Select, which allows the driver to change the characteristics of throttle, gearbox and steering. Buyers can also select the active damping control. This allows you to choose between comfort and sport settings via the Dynamic Select statement.
Mercedes-Benz released a high-speed pickup
The market will be Mercedes-Benz A-Class in four trim levels: Sport and SE, Sport and AMG Line. Prices will start at about 37 906$.