Mercedes-Benz E-Class for sale in the Philippines
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a series of executive cars in the mid-size luxury segment. It has various configurations from a 4-door sedan and a 5-door station wagon under the W212 platform to a 2-door coupe and 2-door convertible under the C207 platform.
Why should you buy a Mercedes-Benz E-Class?
Performance and engine specs
Under the hood, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class has multiple powerplant options: a 1.8 liter R4 gasoline engine which produces 181 horsepower and 270 Nm of torque; a 3.5 liter V6 gasoline engine that propels this car with 302 horsepower and 370 Nm of torque; and its most powerful 5.5 liter V8 gasoline engine which pours in 382 horsepower and 530 Nm of torque.
Its top notch 5.5 liter E 63 AMG can accelerate from 0-100 kilometers per hour (kph) in 4.3 seconds and can reach a top speed of 250 kph (for the electric limited variant). Its most fuel efficient variant, the E250 BlueTEC has a fuel consumption of 17 km/L in highway conditions.
The deluxe design of the E-Class
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class has a unibody construction partnered with a multi-link for its front and rear suspension. This car’s European-styled body has a breathtakingly sporty design highlighted by its shield-shaped chrome grille with the MB logo in the middle. Accentuating its stylish design are fluid lines and slit-shape fog lamps.
Inside the unparalleled and roomy cabin of the Mercedes-Benz are leather covered seats, THERMATIC automatic climate control, EASY-ENTRY and automatic belt feeders, headlamp assist with automatic headlamps, an optional navigation system and a woodgrain-trimmed dashboard.
What are the standout features of the E-Class?
The E-Class has multiple body configurations that can accommodate the needs of a large number of car buyers. This performance-centric series has numerous optional features aside from it’s already advanced technological ones such as speed limit assist and the PARKTRONIC parking aid.
Mercedes-Benz has equipped the E-Class with some of the most dependable safety and security features such as ABS, EBD, automatic AKSE child seat recognition, a tire pressure loss warning system, ADAPTIVE BRAKE, and Electronic Stability Program (ESP).
Mercedes-Benz E-Class price
The E class has a wide range of prices, starting from P5 million. The E 250 CDI Avantgarde, for example, has a price tag of P5.38 million, while the E 350 AMG Sport V6 costs P6.28 million. A used or second hand unit of this class can be bought for P1 million or less for 2002 models and older, depending on its variant, mileage and general condition.
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is known for its top performing overall design and tech-centric features. In a class of its own, this series deserve its hefty price. Locally it competes with other deluxe car models such as the Audi A8, Jaguar XF and BMW 5-Series.
In general, car buyers looking for a European-styled ride that can offer a lot of comfort will love the Mercedes-Benz E-Class for its:
- Very desirable cabin with high quality materials
- Great fuel efficiency (E250 BlueTEC)
- Spacious cargo room
- Elegantly designed dashboard
The E-class name is derived from the German word Einspritzmotor which means “fuel injection engine”, a common feature on most models under this series. It was first marketed in 1993 and has now expanded to its fourth generation beginning 2009.