Mercedes-Benz, a Luxurious German auto manufacturer has finally launched the new Mercedes-Benz V-Class in the Indian market at a starting price of Rs 68.40 lakh (ex-showroom India). Offered in 4 exciting shades, the new Mercedes-Benz V-Class is available in two versions - Expression and Exclusive. The V-Class MPV has made its domestic debut for the very first time even though it had been available in the global market since 2014. To be imported straightaway from Spain, the MPV will be retailed in the Indian market via Completely Built Unit (CBU). Mumbai Leg of Mercedes Trophy 2019 Set to Tee off on Wed.
The new Mercedes-Benz V-Class comes with a signature-style family face with traditional Mercedes grille and sweptback headlamps. The rear section of the MPV gets LED tail lamps and large rear windshield that adds modest styling to the profile. Inside the cabin, the newly launched V-Class gets luxurious upholstery and premium finish dashboard. The MPV is also offered with multiple seating configurations with sliding doors at the rear. Feature-wise, the MPV gets centrally mounted touch screen infotainment unit, circular AC vents, 3-spoke multi-function steering wheel, twin-dial instrument cluster and much more.
Beneath the hood, the newly launched V-Class MPV from the house of German car maker comes powered by a 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder diesel unit. The engine is tuned to make 160bhp of maximum power with peak torque of 400Nm and comes mated to a 7-speed automatic transmission. The company is also offering Star Ease Maintenance Package for both the versions of V-Class, which starts from Rs 1.48 lakh for 2 years or 30,000 kms.
Martin Schwenk, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India mentioned that, “We are excited to kick-start 2019 by introducing an exciting product from our global portfolio, the V-Class. The launch of the V-Class in India firmly underscores our pioneering spirit as we introduce the ‘Luxury Multi- Purpose Vehicle’ segment for our discerning Indian customers. The V-Class combines exemplary functionality with luxury appeal, unsurpassed comfort, efficient driving dynamics and uncompromised safety, all of which characterize a Mercedes-Benz. The versatile V-Class is targeted at a wide array of potential customers comprising large families, sports enthusiasts and businesses.”
As far as the prices are concerned, the base line variant - Expression is priced at Rs 68.40 lakhs whereas the top-of-the-line Exclusive variant of Mercedes-Benz V-Class retails at Rs 81.90 lakhs (All-India ex-showroom).
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