The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is sleeker than ever, yet more elegant while also more substantial in size, space and safety, yet lighter and more nimble.
From the Star in its grille to the sculpture of its taillamps, it's a shape that says there's a new benchmark for luxury sport coupes.
A 241hp turbo-4 in the C 300 boosts power and torque by 20%, while a 362hp engine propels the C 43 AMG from 0-60 in 4.
0L biturbo V8 in the performance oriented AMG models push 469hp in the C 63 or 503hp in the C 63 S which features a 0-60 in 3.
All are mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission with available shift paddles.
Available, 4MATIC all-wheel drive continually sends the engines torque to the wheels that can put it to the best use.
With the touch of one button, the new AGILITY SELECT lets you dial in numerous facets of the car's driving character to your liking.
ECO, Comfort, Sport and Sport+ modes vary the shift points, throttle mapping, steering feel and ECO Start/Stop system.
Atop the central dash, a 7-inch freestanding screen vividly presents audio, optional navigation and other features while keeping a sleek dash profile.
The COMAND system's 8.
4-inch high-resolution color screen displays 3D maps with building profiles and Points of Interest stored on its 80GB hard drive.
Germany's Burmester has developed a surround-sound system that's specifically tailored to the C-Class with 13 high-quality speakers and a 590-watt 9-channel digital amplifier.
The new C-Class can literally look ahead, and 360 degrees around, to spot hazards in your path.
A team of standard and optional systems can alert the driver, assist in braking, and even respond autonomously to help avoid collisions with other vehicles and pedestrians.