You who live in the UK and who have willingness to own the new Mercedes E300 BlueTEC Hybrid Saloon may be happy since the car is now available for order. The company has just announced the UK pricing for the car that will have an OTR of £39,645.00 for the Hybrid, while an OTR £41,435.00 for the Estate model. The first deliveries will be kicked off in November this year.
It is claimed that the Hybrid model is the most fuel economy vehicle in the E- Class line-up that is sold in Britain. It is able to return fuel consumption of 65.7 mpg UK with the combined cycle and 109 g/km CO2 emission for the saloon model only if completed with the 16 inch wheels, while the Estate consumes fuel of 62.8 mpg UK.
The Hybrid variant is empowered by a 2.1 liter four cylinder diesel engine that is good for 201 horses or 204 PS and 500 Nm of peak torque mated to a 27 hp electric motor 7G Tronic Plus automatic gearbox that is sported by a 19 kW Lithium-ion battery.
The hybrid system is claimed to be carefully packaged into the vehicle so the result is that it do not affect the flexibility and the load capacity of the vehicle. The two models are equipped with some features as standard including 17-inch alloy wheels or 16-inch wheels (can be got with no additional fee) to reach the lowest possible CO2 and economy numbers, leather upholstery, Becker Map Pilot Navigation and LED daytime running lights.
The German carmaker stated that the sedan is able to run from 0 to 62 mph in 7.5 seconds sprint time, while reaching a top speed of 150 mph or 144 mph. on the other hand, the Estate accelerates from standstill to 62 mph in 7.8 seconds sprint time.