2015 Mercedes CClass Moves Upscale To Make Room For HotSelling…

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Mercedes-Benz C 350 W204

2015 Mercedes C-Class Upscale To Make Room For CLA

The 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz introduced the CLA coupe last September, the was that it would attract new to the luxury brand. It certainly in four months, Mercedes 14,113 CLAs, enough to it past BMW and Lexus Lexus as top-selling luxury make for the time in a decade. Three-fourths of CLA buyers had never owned a before, a good sign for the carmaker which plans to 13 all-new models by 2020.

Even better, many of CLA buyers gladly forked thousands of dollars extra for features and gizmos. That’s how a “entry-level” luxury car sold for an $36,821 in the fourth quarter, to Kelley Blue Book. just a couple hundred less than the aging and discounted C-class sedan, starts at $35,800 and sold for an $37,124.

Therein lies the The popular CLA is encroaching on the seven-year-old market turf. To be fair, dealers managed to do a decent job both cars side-by-side. C-class coupe sales 15 percent last year, sedan sales rose 12 percent, helped by incentives of $3,100 per vehicle. Overall, sales were up 8 percent for the about the same as the overall But with increasing competition in the range from mainstream like the Ford Fusion, 300 and Toyota Avalon, Mercedes need to be vying for customers its own showroom.

That’s all the more reason the luxury carmaker is pushing its C-class, to be unveiled Sunday in into even more territory.

Mercedes-Benz C 350 W204

Parent Daimler Daimler AG announced the pricing yet for the new 2015 which goes on sale fall, but says its lightweight economical new engines and interior will set new benchmarks for the small segment. “Settling into seat in the C-Class is akin to the feeling of being upgraded economy to business class on an Mercedes said in a statement.

Intelligent Drive system, an of driver assist technologies debuted on the more expensive and E-class, will also now be in the C-class. The system warns you to over when you are drowsy, when you’re about to and takes over driving you’re stuck in a traffic It’s even smart to know when you enter a it closes the air vents, then reopens them when you the tunnel. An innovative touch pad in the hand rest responds to controls as well as handwritten numbers and symbols.

While loaded up with the new C class is 220 pounds lighter to a 50-percent aluminum body), up to 20 percent improvement in fuel as well as better handling and It’s also a bit longer and than the outgoing model and has luggage and cargo room. An air suspension is the first in the small segment.

Daimler Chief Executive Zetsche will take the off the C-class at a special event night, as the weeklong preview of the American International Auto gets under way. The is open to the public Jan. at Cobo Center in Detroit.

Mercedes-Benz C 350 W204
Mercedes-Benz C 350 W204
Mercedes-Benz C 350 W204
Mercedes-Benz C 350 W204

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