Today are the first pictures of the R-Class facelift, including front and rear view, on the pages of MB Passion Blog (German Version) published.

The R-Class is 4.94 meters long and weights around 2.2 tonnes. For the first time comes the 3.0 liter six-cylinder diesel, with 190 (R 300 CDI), 211 (R 350 CDI BlueTec) and 265 hp (R 350 CDI). The R 300 CDI needs 9.5 seconds from 0 to 100 km/h and reaches a maximum speed of 215 km/h. The R 350 CDI needs from 0 to 100 km/h 7.6 seconds with 235 km/h maximum speed.

All models have a 7-speed automatic with shift paddles on the steering wheel, dual-zone climate control, heated leather steering wheel, and rain and light sensor. The multifunction display is also standard in the R-class. The R-Class faclift starts at 42,016 euro plus VAT.