2016 Mercedes C-Klasse Coupe was officially presented by the German car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz, the newest member of the family being aesthetically influenced by the new S–Klasse Coupe, and comes equipped with many safety systems.
Family of the most popular Mercedes completes moment today with the launch of the new C-Klasse Coupe, the new generation of the midsize created to beat the Audi A5, BMW 4 and RC Lexus Coupe.
As was normal, the new Mercedes C-Klasse Coupe takes the aesthetic lines of the sedan and station wagon brothers, but giving the second row of doors. Compared to the old model, the new coupe is longer by 95 mm, wider by 45 mm and a wheelbase that has been increased by 80mm.
Exterior design inspired by the S-Klasse Coupe
Since we’re talking about a model with a sporty allure, Mercedes C-Klasse Coupe also received a new suspension, more rigid, which lowers the ride height by 15 mm.
In terms of design there is not much to say. Even an untrained eye recognizes aesthetic details that we have in sedan and wagon, but especially strong similarities with the current S-Klasse Coupe, from which apparently borrowed lowered the ceiling line and shape headlights.
The grille has changed, became more generous bosses, frameless door windows are now and Mercedes promises that lightweight components used for side panels, bonnet and boot lid. Even so, structural rigidity has increased considerably.
Sports seats and electric sunroof as standard equipment
The interior comes with a host of new design elements, at least if you read the press release from Mercedes. Coupe receives a number of seats, special sports books that come with support for the front passenger seat belt. The machine offers more interior space and more color combinations for the upholstery. Traditionally Mercedes, there will be a special edition release, Edition 1, which will have a unique interior color combination.
The list will be a generous standard equipment and will include electric sunroof, keyless aces, LED headlights, 18-inch wheels, a sport package and many safety systems.
As we got used Mercedes puts great emphasis on the safety of its passengers, which means that C-Klasse Coupe offers Adaptive Cruise Control, Brake Assist, keeping the lane, parking assist, view room 360 and other useful features that make the German model semi-autonomous machine as if big brother, the S-Class.
The list of innovations we can get a system that works with cooling and tunnel entrance when recirculation is switched on automatically.
Air suspension with five driving modes
Mercedes did not provide details about numerous engine range. They mentioned the C300 Coupe 4MATIC version, however, available in the United States, which will have a 2.0 liter petrol engine of 241 horsepower and 370 Nm.
The list of options will be a suspension related to this version, which offers five driving modes: Eco, Comfort, Sport, Sport + and transport. Airmatic suspension leveling has a function that adjusts ground clearance and ride comfort when the car is loaded.
The new Mercedes C-Klasse Coupe will be unveiled in the autumn, at the Frankfurt Motor Show, alongside the performance version, C63 AMG Coupe, whose teaser images we’ve seen in the last month. Data to market a series coupe to be announced, but Europe could get the model in late 2015 and early 2016 in America.
2016 Mercedes C-Klasse Coupe via Mercedes-Benz