The new Mercedes-Benz E300 Blue TEC Hybrid is the most efficient E-Class ever sold in the UK. Deliveries are due to start in November with prices starting at £39,645 for the Saloon and £41,435 for the Estate.
The Mercedes E 300 BlueTEC Hybrid brings together a powerful yet highly efficient 2,143cc, four-cylinder diesel engine. Developing 204 hp and 500 Nm of torque, it is linked to a 20 kW electric motor mounted within the 7G-Tronic Plus automatic transmission powered by a 19kW Lithium-ion battery. It is capable of 0-62mph in 7.5 seconds and can reach a top speed of 150mph. When fitted with the 16-inch wheels, the E 300 BlueTEC Hybrid Saloon is capable of returning 65.7mpg on the combined cycle while emitting as little as 109 g/km of CO2 emissions.
Standard equipment includes 17-inch alloy wheels the 16-inch wheels can be fitted as a no-cost option to achieve the lowest possible CO2 and economy figures. Also included is leather upholstery, Becker Map Pilot Navigation and LED daytime running lights.