Mercedes-Benz C Class News

  • 2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class leak

    The latest generation W204 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been on sale since 2007 and is now due for its mid-cycle facelift. While the new 2011 model isn’t expected to be launched for several months still, images of the car momentarily appeared on the automaker’s official German website back in September and now they have appeared again on the automaker's British site. As the leaked images suggest, Mercedes’ designers haven’t mucked around with the stylish look of the current model, instead choosing to focus on only minor changes such as new bumper, headlight and wheel...

  • 2009 Mercedes-Benz C Class
    Official: Mercedes-Benz Will Build C-Class In U.S.

    Despite the recent downturn in the U.S. economy, luxury brands like Mercedes-Benz continue to see sales growth in the world's biggest car market. The falling dollar has made it even more profitable to build cars in America--and the automaker already builds M-, R- and GL-class vehicles in its...

  • 2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate facelift rendering
    Rendered: 2011 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate Facelift

    The latest generation W204 Mercedes Benz C-Class has been on sale since 2007 and will be due for its mid-cycle facelift in the second half of next year. As this computer generated rendering suggests, the car’s designers won’t be mucking around with the stylish look of the current model...

  • 2008 Mercedes Benz C Class 3.0L Sport 4MATIC AWD
    Is the Mercedes C-Class Really Worth the Cost of Admission?

    I live in South Orange County and have joked many times that they must hand out C-class sedans to everyone when they move here. I guess mine got lost in the mail. And while most C-class owners would find this sort of insult to be derisive due to the fact I make less money than they do I can also...

  • 2010 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
    Rendered: 2010 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift

    The latest generation W204 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been on sale since 2007 and is now due for its mid-cycle facelift. As this computer generated rendering suggests, Mercedes-Benz designers won’t be mucking around with the stylish look of the current model, instead choosing to focus on only...

  • Edo Competition Mercedes Benz C63 AMG
    Edo Competition pumps up the Mercedes Benz C63 AMG

    Edo Competition, famed for taking on some of the most ambitious tuning projects on some of the world's most exclusive cars, is back at it today with the announcement of new upgrades for the Mercedes Benz C63 AMG that make the car even more insane than before. It's often said that the engineers at...

  • 2011 Mercedes Benz C-Class facelift preview rendering

    The latest generation W204 Mercedes Benz C-Class has been on sale since 2007 and will be due for its mid-cycle facelift around 2010. As this computer generated rendering suggests, the car’s designers won’t be mucking around with the stylish look of the current model, instead choosing to focus on only minor changes such as new bumper, headlight and wheel designs. Besides the styling changes to the exterior, there will almost certainly be some updates to the interior and a number of mechanical changes. The latter will likely include modifications intended to improve the efficiency...

  • 2011 Mercedes Benz C-Class Coupe preview
    Preview: 2012 Mercedes Benz C-Class Coupe

    The switch in nomenclature from the CLK to the E-Class Coupe made a bit of a stir when word began to leak last year. Earlier this month, the issue was broken back open when it was revealed that the new E-Class Coupe is actually based on the C-Class platform - much like its CLK predecessor. So what...

  • 2012 Mercedes Benz C-Class Coupe preview
    Mercedes planning to phase out CLC, replace with new C-Class Coupe

    The switch in nomenclature from the CLK to the E-Class Coupe made a bit of a stir when word began to leak last year. And then last month the issue was broken back open when it was revealed that the new E-Class Coupe is actually based on the C-Class platform - much like its CLK predecessor. So what...

  • 2010 Mercedes Benz C-Class Special Edition
    Three-cylinder engine planned for next Mercedes C-Class

    Expect to see smaller engines and more hybrid options for future Mercedes Benz models, as high fuel prices and greater environmental concerns push buyers – even luxury oriented ones - towards more efficient vehicles. The solution for most automakers, including arch rival BMW, is to downsize...

  • 2010 Mercedes Benz C-Class Special Edition
    Mercedes Benz offers new Special Edition trim for C-Class range

    Mercedes Benz is set to expand its C-Class range with the addition of the new Special Edition line, a new range-topping model with exclusive styling and a host of standard equipment. Available in both the Sedan and Estate bodystyles, as well as the complete C-Class engine range, the new Special...

  • wald black bison mercedes c class estate 008
    Mercedes C-Class Estate gets the Black Bison treatment

    The Black Bison line of appearance packages from Wald has won notoriety for its treatment of everything from the Nissan GT-R to the Lexus IS-F and even Toyota's Land Cruiser. This time out, they've taken on the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate, and come up with yet another extreme creation. If there's...

  • 2009 Mercedes Benz C-Class CGI BlueEFFICIENCY

    Mercedes Benz first added its CGI BlueEFFICIENCY technology (Mercedes speak for direct-fuel-injection) to the C-Class range last October with the launch of the C350 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY model, and today the automaker has expanded the range of fuel-efficient engines with three new variants. While the C350 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY features a V6, the three new engines are all based around four-cylinder powerplants. Kicking off the new lineup is the 2.2L C220 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY turbodiesel, which is described as the most efficient C-Class ever and generates a peak output of 170hp (125kW) and 295lb-ft...

  • vath v63rs estate mercedes benz c63 amg 005
    Vath boosts C63 AMG Estate to 585hp V63 RS status

    Carbon emissions taxes and fuel efficiency requirements are throwing a bit of a wet blanket on the horsepower wars, especially in Europe, but the aftermarket is carrying on the battle with undiminished ferocity. The latest combatant is Vath's V63 RS Estate, a re-interpretation of the already...

  • 2010 Mercedes Benz E-Class Coupe
    New E-Class Coupe sits on older, cheaper C-Class platform

    Mercedes Benz surprised many by offering its new E-Class Coupe for less money than the E-Class Sedan, with which it shares its styling, interior and positioning. After all, which carmaker makes a more exclusive coupe model and then sells it for less money than the sedan variant? If you missed our...

  • Lorinser C-Class upgrade package
    Lorinser C-Class upgrade package

    Modified Mercedes-Benzes are far from uncommon,and the methods applied are likewise becoming rote: big, flashy wheels, a new, agressive body kit and, of course, more power. Lorinser sticks with this tried and true formula and ends up with something not to far from the manufacturer's specifications...

  • 2009 Mercedes Benz C350 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY
    Mercedes Benz introduces C350 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY

    Mercedes Benz has introduced a new version of its C-Class sedan under the guise of its BlueEFFICIENCY eco tag. The car is the C350 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY, and despite producing more power and torque than the standard C350 it uses on average 10% less fuel. This is because of the addition of...

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    Modified Mercedes C63 AMG by Carlsson hits 565hp

    Mercedes' C63 AMG is a ferociously powerful sedan, rated at a whopping 457hp (336kW) from the factory. But the tuners at Carlsson weren't satisfied, and decided to dump another 108hp (81kW) into the big V8 for an insanely powerful result, dubbed the CK63 S. Nearing the celebrated 100hp/liter metric...

  • Mercedes may launch four-cylinder C-Class in U.S.

    While the rest of the world can opt for fuel-efficient petrol and diesel four-cylinder versions of the C-Class, the entry-level model in the U.S. sports a V6 powerplant. Given the current concerns about climate change and the increasing cost of fuel, officials at Mercedes-Benz are now considering adding a four-cylinder engine to its U.S. lineup and are already testing a new 1.4L supercharged version. But you can't just put a four-cylinder unit into a Mercedes-Benz and expect customers used to big and powerful engines to be happy. To overcome this engineers have said they will try to make the...

  • Wald designed Mercedes C-Class Sports Line GT
    Wald designed Mercedes C-Class Sports Line GT

    Following the success of its previous CL and S-Class styling kits, Japanese tuning firm Wald International is set to release a brand new package for the latest W204 C-Class sedan that’s shaping up to be more dramatic than anything it's released in the past. Although based on the humble...

  • Lorinser prepped Mercedes C-Class Estate
    Lorinser prepped Mercedes C-Class Estate

    Excluding old-school Volvos and early shooting brakes, the Mercedes-Benz Estate can be considered one of the first luxury station wagons. German tuner company Lorinser was founded in 1977, the same year the Estate was first introduced. 30 years later, Lorinser gives the new W204 Estate - now part...

  • Mercedes-Benz C-class estate by Carlsson
    Mercedes-Benz C-class estate by Carlsson

    Before even going on sales, Mercedes’ new C-class estate has come in for a series of modifications from Germany’s Carlsson including a range of power upgrades and a more luxurious interior. The exterior also gets a makeover with new aerodynamic parts and alloy wheels. For diesel fans...

  • Mercedes C-class to get Universal Media Interface
    Mercedes C-class to get Universal Media Interface

    Mercedes-Benz will be equipping European and U.S. delivered C-class models early next year with its Universal Media Interface (UMI), designed for connecting mobile entertainment and communication devices such as a cell phone or MP3 music player. Inside the glovebox of cars equipped with the UMI are...

  • Brabus presents the V12 Biturbo Bullit Mercedes C-Class - 720hp and 1100Nm
    Brabus presents the V12 Biturbo Bullit Mercedes C-Class - 720hp and 1100Nm

    Pegged as the ‘ultimate wolf in sheep’s clothing,’ Mercedes tuner Brabus has unveiled its new V12 Biturbo C-Class sedan that it plans to present at tomorrow’s Frankfurt Motor Show. Brabus has been transplanting high output, large displacement engines into regular sedans for...

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