We've seen the full details on the 2012 Mercedes-Benz B-Class before, and we've even seen its interior, but these new shots of the inside of the compact luxury hatch show it off in detail--some of which is exquisite.

Americans may yet get the chance to sample this car, though it's anyone's guess as to whether there's really a market for a premium compact at this level. Mercedes-Benz has consulted with its U.S. customer base on the B-Class, and while it hasn't released any final decision on the matter, it does seem to be tentatively optimistic about the car's chances here. We certainly hope to see it, if only to satisfy our own curiousity.

Read on for the full details on the 2012 B-Class, and check out all of our previous B-Class coverage here.