By Bob Druckman- Publisher South Huntsville Neighbors
Sophisticated, technologically advanced, classy and with a huge cabin, say hello to your 2021 Mercedes Benz E-Class. It comes as a four door sedan, two door coupe and cabriolet. Powering the E-Class can range from a four cylinder, to a plug in hybrid, to a turbo- charged six cylinders with 362 horsepower.
The updates include new front and rear styling, new steering design, the latest MBUX infotainment design and new driver assist technology.
The E-Class features a nine speed automatic transmission. It has a turbocharged four cylinder engine available in both rear wheel and all wheel drive, the plug in hybrid E350e, while available only in rear wheel drive has 315 hp and the E 450 has a turbocharged six cylinder engine with 362hp in either rear or all wheel drive. Of course the ride is incredibly smooth.
Interior and Comfort
The cabin of the E-Class is just as sophisticated as one would expect. It has brushed aluminum, fantastic wood and the most comfortable seats you’ll find anywhere. Standard is customized ambient lighting, heated front seats, a 12.3 inch digital gauge cluster, and memory settings for the driver and front passenger seats. Options include, a heads up display, massaging front seats, a panoramic sun roof and ventilated front seat cushions.
MBUX Infotainment System
The E-Class has a12.3 inch touch screen infotainment system that can be controlled either by voice command or touch. Of course, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are standard and the option to upgrade to a Burmester stereo and wireless charging is available.
No one can compare to the safety of a Mercedes-Benz. It is the standard that others attempt to reach. The E-Class comes standard with automated emergency braking, blind spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control with stop and go technology, lane departure warning and lane keeping assist and automatic high beam headlights.
All in all the E-Class is a wonderful vehicle. It’s everything you’ve come to expect in a Mercedes.
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