we Knew it was only a matter of time to appear and in the end we know the Mercedes E-Class All-Terrain. The latest jacket of the E-Class family is left to see for the first time before their debut in the Paris. Also we will be able to meet all of your data, but to know its price and specs will have to wait until next year. It is expected that the first units of this new model arriving during the spring 2017.
The Mercedes E-Class All-Terrain seeks to open a new market niche for the mark of the star. There will be face-to-face with two other models: the Audi A6 allroad and the newly introduced Volvo V90 Cross Country. The objective is clear-to give your vehicle the maximum off-road skills possible. This will have some assistance as the all-wheel drive 4Matic or a greater free height to the soil. Conozcámoslo.
When we look at a Class And All-Terrain it will be easy to distinguish of a Class And family. He reveals his grill with moldings silver, more like the SUV of the range. Also your front bumper with metal protections in its lower part. It will repeat this pattern in the rear, where the diffuser chrome will pick up the two outputs of the exhaust. In order to increase its robust appearance, the entire lower part of the body will receive a few trim protective black plastic.
Another of the advantages of this Class And All-Terrain is your height. The body has been high 29 millimeters with respect to the Class E family member (14 mm for the tires and 15 mm of the suspension). The free height to the floor may be of rose 12.1 to 15.6 inches. Serial has been mounted on the air suspension Air Body Control, which is fully adjustable and has three levels ranging from 0 to 35 millimeters.
One of the disadvantages will be that the Mercedes E-Class All-Terrain initially only be offered with a mechanical. This is the And 220d 4Matic, a diesel four-cylinder engine that achieves a power of 194 HP and 400 Nm of torque. Serial will be linked to the automatic gearbox 9G-Tronic and the all-wheel drive 4Matic. This allows it to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 8 seconds and reach a top speed of 232 km/h. The consumption will be fairly low, homologando 5,1 l/100km. It is expected the arrival of a six-cylinder also diesel.
Thanks to the Dynamic Select you can choose up to five driving modes. As a novelty and legacy of the Mercedes GLE account with the mode All-Terrain, intended for use off road and which allows you to raise the body by 20 mm or to reset the ESP. The Mercedes E-Class All-Terrain is based on the finish Avantgarde, so that you will have a lot of equipment as standard. You will also have a series of specific elements of this model.
Source – Mercedes
Mercedes E-Class (W212)