Mercedes-Benz C Class News

  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz C450 AMG 4Matic

    The beautiful, fun-to-drive new Mercedes-Benz C-Class is already well-known to the world. Today, it gains a new variant, the C450 AMG 4Matic, a quicker, more powerful, AMG-influenced take on the C-Class’s formula. While it’s not as wild as the all-new Mercedes-AMG C63, the C450 AMG 4Matic is an aggressive step up from the base model, packing 362 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque from its twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6. ALSO SEE: Buick Avenir Concept Surprises In Detroit, Previews Flagship: Live Photos That power output makes the C450 AMG 4Matic good for 4.9-second runs to...

  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz C350 Plug-In Hybrid
    2016 Mercedes-Benz C350e plug-in hybrid debuts at 2015 Detroit auto show

    The S550 Plug-In Hybrid won’t be the only electrified Mercedes-Benz hitting showrooms this year; the German automaker has used this week’s 2015 Detroit Auto Show to unveil the new C350 Plug-In Hybrid. The eco-friendly sedan (overseas markets will also get a wagon) will go on sale in the...

  • Teaser for Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Coupe AMG Sport
    Mercedes-AMG Teases New AMG Sport Versions Of The C-Class And Upcoming GLE Coupe

    We’ve known for some time that Mercedes-AMG was planning a new range of performance vehicles to fill the gap between Mercedes-Benz’s range-topping variants and its own dedicated high-performance cars. We can now confirm that the new range is to be grouped under the AMG Sport heading and...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class  -  First U.S. Drive,  August 2014
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Video Road Test

    Germany doesn’t have a lock on great sport sedans—but it sure has more than its fair share. BMW’s 3-Series has had bragging rights for decades, and the Audi A4 has a strong game. So what about the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class? It’s making a harder sell than ever to win over...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Best Car To Buy Nominee

    Looking more like a compact version of the new S-Class than ever, with an intriguing set of powertrains, quite possible the best interior in the class, and better-than-ever handling, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class was an early contender for Motor Authority’s Best Car To Buy 2015 award. We...

  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG (Euro-spec)  -  2014 Paris Auto Show
    2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 And C63 S: Full Details, Live Photos & Video

    Mercedes-Benz’s latest C63 AMG is finally here, and we have all the juicy details including news the car will come in two flavors for the first time: a standard model and a more potent S-badged version. We’ve also learned that the car’s official title has been changed to...

  • 2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 at the track

    The AMG version of the all-new C-Class made its debut yesterday, and now we have the first video footage of the sledgehammer sedan. The video gives us a sense of the car’s sound and presence both on the road and at the track, priming us even more for the eventual sales launch slated for next March. DON'T MISS: Jeep Driver Out-Jerks Corvette Driver's Jerk Parking Job: Video The new car is no longer called a Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG but rather a Mercedes-AMG C63, a change made to signify its development by Mercedes-AMG the tuning house rather than Mercedes-Benz the automaker. "We are marking...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Details, Images Released In Germany: Update

    The German retail arm of Mercedes-Benz has released images and figures on the upcoming 2015 C63 AMG sedan, and so far, things are looking rather great--including the wagon. Of course, given the looks and performance of the standard 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, that’s no...

  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-In Hybrid spy shots
    Mercedes-Benz C350 Plug-In Hybrid Powertrain Specs Revealed

    Mercedes-Benz’s first plug-in hybrid model, the S550 Plug-In Hybrid, is due to go on sale next year (our first drive report is coming soon). It will be the first of as many as 10 plug-in hybrid models the German automaker plans to introduce over the coming years, with the next one to be based...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG spy shots
    New Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG To Deliver Up To 503 HP: Official

    Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that its new C63 AMG will be powered by a version of the M178 twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8 debuting in the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT sports car, and that in the C-Class-based sledgehammer the engine will deliver up to 503 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. For those...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
    Mercedes C450 AMG Sport To Debut At 2015 Detroit Auto Show

    Mercedes-Benz will soon have an answer for Audi’s S line and BMW’s M Performance range, as the automaker from Stuttgart is set to announce a new ‘AMG Sport’ trim that will help bridge the gap between the most powerful non-AMG models and those actually built by the...

  • BRABUS program for the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
    Brabus Starts Tuning Program For 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    The 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class hasn't been around for long, but renowned German tuning firm Brabus has already turned its attention to the sedan with a full package of styling and tuning parts. As ever, buyers can choose everything from simple wheel upgrades to the full Brabus performance kits and...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    Mercedes-Benz’s stunning new C-Class goes on sale this fall, priced from $39,325 including $925 in shipping charges. That may seem a little steep but the entry-level model at present is the C300, which comes with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine good for 241 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. Adding 4MATIC all-wheel drive raises the price by $2,000, making the new C300 4MATIC cost $41,325 with shipping. By comparison, the outgoing C300 4MATIC, which is powered by a V-6 but offers similar performance, costs $40,325, a difference of only $1,000. Also available at launch...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Estate spy shots
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Wagon Spy Shots

    We’ve just driven the regular versions of the all-new 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and found them to be absolutely brilliant, but the model we’re most concerned with is yet to be launched. We’re talking about the model born out of the fire and brimstone of the AMG hot house in...

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class production in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    Mercedes-Benz Starts C-Class Production At Alabama Plant

    Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday started production of the 2015 C-Class at its plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the same site where it builds the M-, R- (for Chinese market only) and GL-Class models. It was first confirmed that the Tuscaloosa plant would start C-Class production as far back as 2009, and now...

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    Mercedes CLC May Return As C-Class-Based Four-Door Coupe

    Mercedes-Benz has just launched a new generation of its C-Class sedan and once again there will be coupe, wagon and high-performance AMG variants. However, according to one of the automaker’s senior staff, there will be some additional variants. We already know that a convertible will be...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate (wagon)
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon Revealed

    Mercedes-Benz has revealed the first details for its 2015 C-Class Estate (C-Class Wagon if ever makes it to the U.S.), which has just entered production at the C-Class main factory in Bremen, Germany. Though it’s yet to be confirmed, Mercedes is unlikely to offer its new C-Class wagon in the...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate (wagon) spy shots
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon Spy Video

    We’ve just driven the all-new 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class and found it to be absolutely brilliant, but there are many more members of the latest C-Class family yet to be launched. One of these is a new C-Class wagon, a prototype for which is featured in our latest spy video. The new C-Class...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG spy shots

    The hottest version of the latest-generation Mercedes-Benz C-Class, the new C63 AMG, was spotted at the Nürburgring race track in Germany recently, and we have it caught on video. Although the latest C-Class is already available in many markets, AMG is waiting until after the launch of the Mercedes-AMG GT sports car this fall to introduce the new C63 AMG. That’s because the two cars will share an engine, a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8, and AMG understandably wants to introduce it in its halo product. The good news, as this video confirms, is that the exhaust note of the new...

  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-In Hybrid spy shots
    2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-In Hybrid Spy Shots

    We’ve known for some time that a C-Class hybrid was coming, and now we have new spy shots of a prototype. The prototype is for Mercedes-Benz’s new C-Class Plug-In Hybrid, which features technology borrowed from the recently revealed S-Class Plug-In Hybrid and is due on the market...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG Line
    Mercedes Planning Mid-Range C450 AMG Sport Model?

    The top-of-the-line 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class variant at present is the C400, which comes with a turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 engine good for 329 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque. However, later this year we’ll see the launch of a new C63 AMG model packing a turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class L, 2014 Beijing Auto Show
    Mercedes-Benz Introduces Long-Wheelbase C-Class In China

    Pretty much any sedan you'd care to think of has a long-wheelbase version in the Chinese market. Not to be left out, Mercedes-Benz has announced a new contribution to the market at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show, the long-wheelbase C-Class. MUST SEE: 2015 Ford Mustang GT Gets Standard Electronic Line...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate (wagon) spy shots
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon Spy Shots

    Mercedes-Benz’s all-new 2015 C-Class has made its world debut, so engineers out testing different versions of the car have let their guard down a little, as these latest spy shots of the wagon variant confirm. Known as an Estate overseas, the new C-Class wagon should hit showrooms in markets...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG spy shots
    2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Spy Shots

    The all-new 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is a blast to drive, so the upcoming AMG variant should be an absolute hoot. Prototypes for the car have been spotted wearing the least camouflage gear we’ve seen yet, which means an auto show debut can’t be far. The AMG variant of the latest...

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