Mercedes-Benz launched the much-awaited A-Class Limousine and the second locally produced AMG—the AMG A 35 4MATIC, in the first week of April.
The A-Class, which is also the longest and tallest in its segment, has Alexa and Google Home integration with Mercedes me connect and Parking Solution POIs in the navigation system. It has a large front grille, new signature LED DRLs, new LED headlamps and taillights, longer rear doors (compared to the hatchback). The Limousine comes equipped with two engine options: 3-litre petrol and 2.0-litre diesel.
The stylish car has a 10.25 inches infotainment system with the latest MBUX infotainment system, a panoramic sunroof, dual-zone climate control among other features.
The petrol variant is priced at Rs39.90 lakh and the diesel variant is priced at Rs 40.90 lakh, both ex-showroom.
AMG A 35 4MATIC
This is the second locally-made AMG after the AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupé that was launched in November 2020. The new AMG has a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that delivers 306bhp of maximum power and 400 nm of peak torque.
With a top speed of 250 km/h, it can accelerate from 0 to 100kmph in 4.8 seconds. It is equipped with AMG Speedshift 7-speed DCT automatic and is an all-wheel-drive setup.
It has a direct-steer system (helps drive better on winding roads), which can be adjusted from ‘comfort’ and ‘sport’ modes.