Mercedes-Benz is launching the refreshed, 2018 C-Class in India today which gets mild design changes. Exterior and interior changes aside, the car is powered by new generation petrol and diesel engines that are BS VI compliant and also more powerful and are mated to 9-speed automatic transmissions. The C-Class has been one of the best selling cars in its segment for the longest time and Mercedes-Benz hopes the 2018 C-Class will only do better. Here's all you need to know from the launch event.
The Mercedes-Benz C Class C 300d gets a sportier looking single slat grille, as compared to the two slat grille on the C 220d.
Sep 20, 01:02 PM (IST)
The second model getting launched in the Mercedes-BenzInd C-Class family today is the C220d, powered by the same 2.0 litre diesel engine as the #C300d but with lower outputs of 194PS and 400Nm.
Sep 20, 12:59 PM (IST)
Prices for the new C-Class facelift
C 220d Prime: Rs 40 lakh (ex-showroom India)
C 220d progressive: Rs 44.25 lakh (ex-showroom India)
C 300d: Rs 48.5 lakh (ex-showroom India)
Sep 20, 12:47 PM (IST)
The more powerful C 300 d version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is also getting launched in India today, which is powered by a 245PS, 500Nm 2.0-litre four cylinder diesel engine and will only be launched in the AMG trim.
Sep 20, 12:45 PM (IST)
Since the launch of the original Mercedes-BenzI C-Class in 1982, the German carmaker has sold over 9.5 million units of the car making it one of its highest selling models ever.
Sep 20, 12:44 PM (IST)
The current generation Mercedes-Benz C-Class, code named the W205 was launched in 2014 and the refreshed version being launched today is a midlife update for the car.
Sep 20, 12:39 PM (IST)
The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been one of the highest selling cars in its segment and the German car maker is hoping the updated version will only take things forward. The launch event has begun. Stay tuned for updates.