Mercedes has just released the official photos and details of redesign performance second-generation 2015 Mercedes-Benz B Class models, which he will perform at the upcoming Paris Motor Show early next month. The CMU will differ in the extent to which this vehicle than its predecessor, we shall see below.
2015 Mercedes-Benz B Class Design
Visually refreshed the model of previous versions differ only in minor details, which include a slightly different front bumper and rear bumper with a different end of the exhaust pipe, slightly modified engine cover, daytime running lights integrated into the headlights, taillights and refined Fig. Another novelty is the fact that you can order the optional LED High Performance headlamps.
Inside stands the 8-inch central display, lock can choice 12 color ambient lighting, etc., and it is worth to mention that the car will be equipped with many safety systems such as Collision Prevention Assist and Attention Assist Plus system, which now operate at speeds between 60 and 200 km / h.
Engine and Performance
As for the motorization of course make it a four-cylinder engine that will be able to boast a slightly lower power consumption and lower emissions of carbon dioxide, a bid opening performance B180 driven by a 1.6-liter engine was power of 122 hp and maximum torque of 200 Nm . Followed by the B200 with the same engine, but the power of 156 hp and torque of 250 Nm. B220 runs larger 2.0-liter engine with 184 hp and torque of 300 Nm, while the same engine in the B250 delivers 211 hp and torque of 350 Nm.
Diesel-side, there are B160 and B180 CDI CDI-powered 1.5-liter engine from Renault Force 90, or 109 hp and a maximum torque of 240 and 260 Nm. They will follow the B200 CDI and B220 CDI, and they will be powered by 2.1-liter engine with 136 or 177 hp and a maximum torque of 300 and 350 Nm.
These engines will be able to pair with a 6-speed manual and 7-speed automatic transmission with two clutches, and each performance will be also available with 4MATIC drive system on all four wheels.
Also on offer will include a B-class Electric Drive that powers an electric motor of 132 kW or 180 hp and a maximum torque of 340 Nm. It’s enough to make this model accelerated to 100 km / h in a respectable 7.9 seconds and reaches a top speed of 160 km / h. Thanks to its lithium-ion batteries (28 kWh), this car will have the power autonomy of about 140 km. For a full charge takes about three and a half hours when using 240V charger.
Release and Price
This is a car in Germany but can be ordered, and the first deliveries are expected in November, while other European markets there early next year. On the B-class domestic prices ranging from $35.024 for entry-level B180.