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2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift launched for INR 40 lakh

Parichay Malvankar
Written by Parichay Malvankar

Mercedes-Benz has launched the facelift version of the C-Class luxury sedan in India at prices starting from INR 40 lakh. The new car also comes with a BSVI compliant engine options. The 2018 C-Class with a diesel engine is introduced in 3 variants – C 220 d Prime, C 220 d Progressive and C 300 d AMG Line priced at INR 40 lakh, INR 44.25 lakh and INR 48.50 lakh (ex-showroom) respectively.

Cars will be available across all Mercedes-Benz showrooms from Q4 of 2018. Since the very first time that it was launched in our country, the C-Class has managed sales over 30,500 units.

Powering the C 200 d variants is a 2.0L, 4-cylinder motor producing 194 HP of power and 400 Nm of torque matched to a 9-speed automatic gearbox. The C 300 d AMG Line is powered by a 2.0L motor producing 245 HP of power and 500 Nm of torque matched to a 9-speed automatic gearbox. While the C 200 d sprints from 0-100 kmph in 6.9 seconds, the C 300 d does that one full second faster.

C-Class Facelift Features
C 300d AMG Line
  • All new EU6 engine with higher power and torque
  • AMG Line exterior with 18-inch rim design
  • AMG Line interior with new generation flat-bottom steering wheel
  • Multibeam LED headlamps
  • All new telematics NTG 5.5 with 10.25-inch screen media display
  • Smartphone integration package
  • Ambient lighting with 64 colours
  • Anthracite open-pore oak wood trim elements
C 220d Progressive
  • All new EU6 engine (C 220d) with higher power and torque
  • New alloy wheel design
  • New generation steering wheel
  • All new telematics NTG 5.5 with 10.25-inch screen media display
  • Smartphone integration package
  • Ambient lighting with 64 colours
  • Brown open-pore walnut wood trim
C 220 d Prime
  • All new telematics NTG 5.5 with 10.25-inch screen media display