Mercedes-Benz Set the Market Abuzz Early with 3 New Dream Cars
Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) kicks off 2020 in true style by introducing three new vehicles to its illustrious lineup. The sporty C 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic features refined aerodynamic designs powered by a souped-up engine much to the delight of the carmaker’s aficionados. Sleek and luxurious, E 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic boasts a meticulously fine-tuned engine under the hood yet with optimized fuel consumption. The dazzling convertible E 300 Cabriolet AMG Dynamic is another fine piece of engineering with a design that catches the eye.
The new models will help solidify the position of Mercedes-Benz as the leading brand among luxury carmakers. The company has achieved increased unit sales for the ninth consecutive year, delivering 2,339,562 cars in 2019 and reaching the highest annual sales volume in the company’s history with an increase of 1.3%. It has done so in a challenging environment for the automotive industry in a testament to the enduring appeal of Mercedes-Benz vehicles.
“The year 2019 was a great year for Mercedes-Benz as we achieved increased unit sales for the ninth consecutive year,” Mr. Roland Folger, President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Limited, said. “We delivered 2,339,562 cars last year, achieving the highest annual sales volume in the company’s history, an increase of 1.3%, in a challenging environment for the automotive industry. “Moreover, we have surpassed the milestone of 600,000 passenger cars sold for the first time from October to December 2019 with sales of 614,319 units, a 3.2% increase year-on-year, allowing Mercedes-Benz to remain the number one brand among luxury car brands,” Folger said. “Our new sales record year underscores once more the strong demand for Mercedes-Benz vehicles, even amidst far-reaching changes in the mobility landscape. This proves how valuable our brand is in consumers’ minds worldwide.”
Folger said that the company’s three new models are bound to delight local fans of Mercedes-Benz cars across Thailand. “To excite the automotive market in Thailand this year, Mercedes-Benz is ready to introduce three new vehicles: C 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic, E 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic, and E 300 Cabriolet AMG Dynamic,” he said. “Each of these three models is a dream car for Mercedes-Benz fans. Each of them features unique designs meticulously crafted from the exterior to the interior and is powered by a new and impressive engine that should impress every car lover. You will be able to test them yourself at Mercedes-Benz showrooms across the country,” Folger added.
With its sporty design, Mercedes-Benz C 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic has been lovingly engineered down to the smallest details, starting with its eye-catching 2-door coupé exterior, followed by a powerful 1,991cc petrol engine that generates up to 204 hp and 300 Nm of torgue at 1,600-4,000 rpm. The 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission helps lessen fuel consumption rates by 6.5% while offering graceful control and a superior driving experience. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h can be done in just 7.2 seconds.
The car’s exterior is sleek from every angle, thanks to AMG Bodystyling. MULTIBEAM LED headlamps, each with 84 individually controlled high-performance LEDs, can be controlled separately and adapted to changing light situations on the road quickly and dynamically in tandem with an onboard Intelligent Light System (ILS). The Active Light System (ALS) allows headlamps to swivel in the direction of bends in the road. Cornering Light function supplies additional light on the inside of bends and corners. The Adaptive Highbeam Assist Plus system adjusts to a high beam automatically without dazzling other road users coming from the opposite direction. The MULTIBEAM LED headlamps also serve to illuminate bends and blind spots in the distance, thereby increasing safety thanks to ULTRA RANGE high-beams that allow drivers to see as far as 650 meters ahead.
As for the interior, the Mercedes-Benz C 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic does not disappoint. Sporty in every single detail, it features an all-digital instrumental display with a 12.3-inch screen offering three different display styles, as well as a high-resolution media display with a 10.25-inch screen controlled by a touchpad which works closely with the car’s Audio 20 system. Leather that covers the entire front console area down to the doors reflects Mercedes-Benz’s attention to detail and never fails to impress.
The Mercedes-Benz C 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic is priced at 3,450,000 baht.
Designed under the concept of “Sensual Purity,” the Mercedes-Benz E 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic has been engineered to offer a sportier, more agile body shape. Its driving performance is stellar while its fuel consumption rate has been further optimized. MULTIBEAM LED lights and a frontal Diamond grille are standout features. The car is powered by a 1,991 cc petrol engine that generates up to 197 hp and 320 Nm of torgue at 1,650-4,000 rpm.
The interior design ensures a high level of driving comfort with a multi-functional steering wheel that makes it easier for drivers to stay firmly in control. Touchscreen control buttons and a widescreen 12.3-inch display have been matched with a stylish air conditioning vent covers whose design has been inspired by a aircraft propeller. Fun driving experience has been raised to the next level with borderless windows. The rear sitting area is amply wide, offering maximum comfort, not found in other sport coupés.
The Mercedes-Benz E 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic comes with a full set of safety features, including MULTIBEAM LED; a Dynamic Select system that allows drivers to alter driving characteristics at the touch of a button; Active Brake Assist; and Parking Pilot that includes Active Parking Assist, which comes in handy with both normal parking and parallel parking spaces.
The Mercedes-Benz E 200 Coupé AMG Dynamic is priced at 4,440,000 baht.
Designed under the concept of “Sensual Purity,” the Mercedes-Benz E 300 Cabriolet AMG Dynamic boasts perfect proportions in a purist design with the aim of wedding a stunning side view to a superb convertible look. The car is luxury and sport personified, not least at the front with its diamond grille and MULTIBEAM LED headlamps. It is powered by a mighty 1,991 cc petrol engine with 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission that generates up to 258 hp and 370 Nm of torgue at 1,800-4,000 rpm. Acceleration is up to 250 km/h.
The Mercedes-Benz E 300 Cabriolet AMG Dynamic is charmingly different, facilitating as it does a novel driving experience. With its unique design, the Soft Top Fabric can be opened and closed in just 20 seconds, allowing you to enjoy the breeze and the view with the help of AIRCAP, which reduces in-car turbulence at the push of a button. The console looks stunningly sporty with a stylish air conditioning vent covers design inspired by aircraft propellers.
The E 300 Cabriolet AMG Dynamic offers a high level of security through its safety technologies, including MULTIBEAM LED headlamps, each with 84 individually controlled high-performance LEDs, which can be controlled separately and adapted to changing situation on the road quickly and dynamically. It works side by side with an Intelligent Light System (ILS). The Active Light System (ALS) allows headlamps to swivel in the direction of bends. The Cornering Light function supplies additional light on the inside of bends and corners. The Adaptive High-beam Assist Plus adjusts to high beam automatically without dazzling other road users heading in the opposite direction. The Parking Pilot feature includes Active Parking Assist, which helps you navigate even right parking spaces with ease.
The Mercedes-Benz E 300 Cabriolet AMG Dynamic is priced at 5,440,000 baht.
Customers who want to experience Mercedes-Benz vehicles or book a test drive can contact any of the 35 Mercedes-Benz’s authorized dealers in Thailand from today or log on to www.mercedes-benz.co.th for more information.