Mercedes-Benz has showed one of the most expected sport sedans of this year. This car is part of fifth-generation and it is related to E-Class. This car will be the main competitor of a new model of BMW in this year.
The new Mercedes E 43 was shown at the New York exhibition before the start of its official sales in the UK.
The model includes many changes which are based on the latest developments of automobile sphere. Its power became better and increased to 33bhp beyond the usual unit. Its engine is much more effective than the old one. Complete weight of the new car is 1765 kg which means that a power-to-weight ratio is 224bhp/tonne.
Now the new gearbox can switch modes faster thanks to the new software. There is a list of six different regimens which includes Eco, Comfort, Individual, Manual, Sport and Sport Plus. So every person will find the most comfortable for him or her.
The car has four doors and like its main competitor can reach a speed in 155mph. It also has combined cycle fuel consumption of 34.0mpg. Like in Audi S6, official performance claims put the E43 4Matic’s 0-62mph time at 4.6sec. This sport sedan uses multi-chamber air springs. They provide adaptive damping properties in followings modes: Comfort, Sport and Sport Plus. The standard geometry was changed a lot and in the new model steering knuckles and load bearing joints for the four-link front suspension, greater negative camber on both the front and rear wheels and stiffer spring and damper rates.
Steering system is also new. Now a user can choose between two modes: Comfort and Sport.
Cars which are from AMG collection differ from other thanks to special recognizable design. Every detail of a new model was changed. But developers decided to keep 19-inch wheels without changes. It has original front bumper and larger air ducts. The model was showed in black color with a chrome frame and scattering of “diamond”. On a trunk lid a spoiler is placed.
Interior of this new sedan combines premium and sport design. The car has red seat belts, stitching on seams of the same color and sport seats. The ceiling is black and pedals have aluminum overlays. Steering wheel is also has parts in black leather.
This new Mercedes AMG E 43 is the best example of very powerful sport sedans. The model is stylish, comfortable, high-tech, fast and it has modest fuel consumption.
The price of a new car is still secret but you will be able to find such information in summer.