Mercedes-Benz today launched BS 6 Long Wheelbase E-Class 10th generation luxury business sedan in two variants of Expression and Exclusive. The New Long wheelbase E-Class not only features two state-of-the-art BS 6 compliant petrol and diesel engines but also hosts new interior appointments and feature additions. These include an intuitive rear touchpad, Burmester high-end surround sound system, widescreen digital cockpit (12.3 inch) and a rear wireless charger.
The BS 6 E 200 and E 220 d are priced as following:
|E 200 Expression||INR 57,50,000|
|E 200 Exclusive||INR 61,50,000|
|E 220 d Expression||INR 58,50,000|
|E 220 d Exclusive||INR 62,50,000|
The E 220 d features the BS 6 OM 654 1950 cc, in-line 4 diesel engine that churns out 143 kW (194 hp) and 400 Nm of torque, 0 -100 km/h in 7.3 secs. The E 200 features the BS 6 M 264 engine 1991 cc, 145 kW (197 hp) 320 Nm of torque, 0 -100 in 8 secs.
The interior of all the varaints has vertical stitching pattern on the seats and more plush interiors. The floor carpet color and the upper dashboard in ARTICO contrast with the upholstery color to give the most luxurious feel in the interiors. Additionally, high quality velour floor mats add to the luxury quotient on the E-Class.
The Exclusive variant has futuristic-looking display with 12.3-inch screen for the instrument display and with 3 display styles you can adjust how information is depicted in the instrument display. In “Classic” style, the display of the information is oriented towards that of an analogue instrument cluster, with the addition of the fascinating possibilities available with digital displays. With the “Sport” style, the displays feature yellow highlights and a sporty design. The “Progressive” setting captures the imagination with a futuristic style.
The Exclusive variant is equipped with the legendary Burmester sound. The high-performance speakers develop first-class surround sound and can be specifically optimised for the front and rear seats to intensify the listening experience. Burmester surround sound system comes with 13 speakers and a total system output of 590 watts.
The Excluive variant has wireless charging port for mobile phones in the rear for charging
mobile phones conveniently and without cables. All mobile devices, which use the Qi standard are supported. The Excluive variant also has rear touchscreen to control media, climate and vehicle functionalities.
Safety features of all the variants:
- ESP Curve Dynamic Assist
- Full LED Headlamps
- Parking Pilot with Active Parking Assist PARKTRONIC and reversing camera
- Adaptive brake lights
- Dual front airbags, Front side airbags, Curtain airbags, knee bag for driver (7 overall)
|E 200 (M264)||E 220 d (OM654)|
|No. of cylinders/arrangement||4/in-line||4/in-line|
|Total displacement in cc||1991||1950|
|Rated output in kW (hp) / rpm||145 (197)/5.800-6.100||143 (194) / 3800|
|Rated torque in Nm / rpm||300/1.600-4.000||400 / 1600-2800|
|Acceleration from 0-100 kmph in secs||8.0||7.3|
|Top speed in km/h||236||240|