Mercedes Benz India: Mercedes-Benz India has launched its updated A-Class Limousine and AMG A 45 S in India. Prices for the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine (A 200 Petrol) start from Rs. 45.80 Lakh, ex-showroom and for the facelifted AMG A 45 S, ex-showroom: Rs. 92.50 Lakh. The company has started booking for both these cars, and their deliveries are expected to start soon.
How is the Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine?
The new Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine gets minor cosmetic upgrades, which include updated bumpers and alloy wheels, among others. The A-Class Limousine is powered by a 1.3-litre turbo petrol engine that generates 163 bhp power and 270 Nm torque. This engine is paired with a 7-speed DCT. The car will also get a diesel engine option, the prices of which will be announced by the end of this year.
Mercedes-AMG A 45 S
The facelifted Mercedes-AMG A 45 S also gets some cosmetic changes, but the powertrain has been kept the same as before. It gets a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine, which generates 421 Bhp power and 500 Nm peak torque. It is the most powerful luxury hatchback sold in India.
What did the company say?
Speaking at the launch of these cars, Santosh Iyer, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India said, “The launch of the A-Class Limousine was a strategic decision, which has received an overwhelming response from the customers. AMG A 45 S The 4MATIC+ continues to be India’s fastest and most engaging luxury performance hatchback.This dashing hatchback helps in providing the ultimate driving experience to our customers.
who competes with
The Mercedes Benz A Class competes with the BMW 1 Series, in which a 1.5 liter and a 2.0 liter engine option is available.