The new Mercedes-Benz B-Class is substantially more agile and efficient. The new model has a lower height and more upright seat position. A new four cylinder petrol engine is offered which features direct injection and turbocharging, new dual clutch transmission and a new manual transmission. There is also a new diesel engine.
The new Mercedes-Benz B-Class is a typical Mercedes sports tourer, offering plenty of space combined with impressive dynamic performance as a hatchback saloon. The exterior has a wide prominent grille and headlamps extending along the sides at the front and the rear end featuring a wide rear window, two piece tail lights and a large tailgate with low loading sill.
High-quality materials and finely structured surfaces, stylish details, precision workmanship and a new spaciousness – the interior of the B-Class defines a whole new benchmark in the compact segment.
The interior of the Mercedes-Benz B-Class has high quality materials and stylish details. The dashboard is optionally available in ARTICO man-made leather finish and features stitching. Four equipment packages (Chrome, Sports, Exclusive and Night package) enable individualisation according to personal tastes.
The Mercedes-Benz B-Class makes its world premiere at the Frankfurt International Motor Show (13 to 25 September 2011). It will be making its way to the UK in March 2012.