Mercedes-Benz PH Brings Mercedes-Benz B-Class to Local Stage
Auto Nation Group brings to Philippine shores the third-generation Mercedes-Benz B-Class, the second vehicle to receive update following the A-Class back in 2018. First introduced some 14 years ago, the B-Class compact tourer has a spacious interior and cabin. The new B-Class offers increased interior dimensions from its predecessor, offering more headroom, elbow-room in both the front and the rear. Also, the new B-Class has a 40-40-20 lay-fold rear seats capability. For its safety features, the new B-Class showcases extended Active Brake Assist, Attention Assist with adjustable sensitivity, dual airbags for driver and front passenger, including window bags and kneebag for the driver, as well as ISOFIX child-seat mounts and Top Tether attachment points in the rear backrest, plus a host of other safety features. To top it all, the B-Class has been fitted with the Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX), which debuted in the A-Class. The MBUX feature is equipped with a 7.4-inch touchscreen display, a touchpad on the center console, and the touch-control buttons on the steering wheel for less driver distraction and stress. Powering the all-new B-Class is an in-line four-cylinder engine with a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission that produces 136hp and 200Nm of torque. The price for the Mercedes-Benz B-Class starts at PHP2.690 million.