With an intelligently modified, distinctive design, a new, high-grade interior, new, efficient engines and new assistance systems, Mercedes-Benz has comprehensively updated the E-Class Coupé and Cabriolet.
In addition, these particularly sportily designed members of the E-Class family have taken a large step forward in terms of lively performance, efficiency and ecology. This is the result, [...]
New: E-Class Coupé and Cabriolet. Driving pleasure at the highest level: passion, sportiness, intelligenceFreitag, 4.Januar 2013
Like the Saloon and Estate models, Mercedes-Benz has completely revised the Coupé and Cabriolet members of the E-Class family.
New additions include powerful and efficient BlueDIRECT four-cylinder engines featuring pioneering injection technology and trend-setting assistance systems, which come under the heading “Intelligent drive”. These are systems which can help to prevent accidents with crossing vehicles [...]
Slowly the year 2010 comes to an end. In the first part of review we look at the highlights of the months January to March.
Positive signals underline the Mercedes-Benz presence at the 2010 North American International Auto Show. The highlight of the opening day was the debut of the new E-Class Cabriolet, which is [...]
The Navigation 20 system is the perfect addition to the Audio 20, turning it into a fully integrated navigation centre with entertainment connections. The systems offers a high-quality navigation solution with the latest depictions such as Reality View Pro and is available for the C‑Class (W/S204) and GLK‑Class (X204) and, from this version, for the [...]
Since its launch, the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class has been thrilling customers all over the world, and more than 300,000 units been delivered to date. Says Dr. Joachim Schmidt, Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Cars:
“The new E-Class is a great success, setting standards not only for safety, comfort and efficiency, but also for [...]
No rigid roof overhead – this is practically the only thing the E-Class Cabriolet driver has to do without because, with its array of standard equipment, technical innovations and individualisation options, the open-top two-door model embodies the Mercedes-Benz luxury philosophy.
Unique safety systems such as the drowsiness detection system ATTENTION ASSIST and the Active Bonnet [...]
The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet: Passive safety – First Mercedes-Benz Cabriolet with headbagsDonnerstag, 25.März 2010
With seven standard-fit airbags, belt tensioners and belt force limiters on all seats, as well as crash-responsive head restraints for the driver and front passenger, the new E-Class Cabriolet offers the most comprehensive array of safety features in this vehicle category.
The range of airbags, which can deploy in thousandths of a second in an [...]
Preventing traffic accidents is at the heart of Mercedes-Benz’s commitment to safety. This is why the engineers in Sindelfingen are dedicated to advancing the development of sophisticated assistance systems which warn and assist the driver in critical driving situations and can act autonomously if there is acute danger.
ABS, ESP® and BAS (Brake Assist) were [...]
The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet: Chassis and suspension – A perfect combination of comfort and dynamismDienstag, 23.März 2010
The E-Class Cabriolet features AGILITY CONTROL suspension with selective damping system as standard. The shock absorbers adapt to the current driving situation automatically:
when driving straight-ahead, i.e. when the shock absorber impulses are low, the damping forces are lower, making for more comfortable driving characteristics; but when cornering at speed or performing evasive manoeuvres, when [...]
With its newly developed direct-injection diesel and petrol engines, Mercedes-Benz has taken further strides forward in its quest to reduce both fuel consumption and exhaust emissions – without compromising on agility and driving enjoyment.
The line-up of powerful and extremely efficient drive units available at sales launch ranges from the E 220 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY developing [...]
Good things come to those who wait: as far back as the early 1990s, when developing the cabriolet variant of the E-Class of that time (W124), the Mercedes aerodynamicists were looking for ways to reduce turbulence in the interior in order to give all passengers a true open-air experience without the all-too-annoying draught. The project [...]
Thanks to its acoustic soft top, fitted as standard, the E-Class Cabriolet has one of the quietest interiors in the segment for four-seater premium cabriolets with a fabric roof.
The soft top’s exceptionally high-quality insulation brings about a clearly noticeable reduction in the interior noise level compared to conventional fabric soft tops. Exterior noise caused [...]
The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet: Cabriolets from Mercedes- Benz – Cavorting and cutting a caperFreitag, 19.März 2010
Like many other body forms, the cabriolet concept is derived from the age of the horse-drawn carriage: ‘cabriolet’ was the word used to describe a lightweight, open carriage pulled by two horses.
This 2-hp vehicle was reserved primarily for pleasure rides in good weather. This is also where the name comes from: in French, the [...]
The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet: Component and full-vehicle testing – Two summers and two winters in one yearMittwoch, 17.März 2010
Always on the road all over the world in the very latest cars – this exciting job description applies to test drivers as well as motoring journalists. Jochen Prokein from the Mercedes department responsible for full-vehicle testing is one of the latter and had already clocked up tens of thousands of miles in the new [...]
In addition to the E 350 CGI BlueEFFICIENCY Cabriolet with spray-guided combustion, we drove at Majorca as an alternative engine, the E 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Cabriolet – A dream in Indigolithblau.
The 2.2 liters four-cylinder diesel engine delivers, 150 kW (204 hp) and 500 Nm of torque. With help of the two-stage turbo charging, we could [...]
Whether you want to feel the wind in your hair or not is entirely up to you: the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet is the first car that can fulfil either of these wishes at the push of the button.
The innovation behind this is called AIRCAP® – an automatic draught-stop system that reduces interior turbulence [...]« Previous