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2017-08-21 09:30

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  • AMG Sports Exterior
  • 18" AMG 5-spoke light-alloy wheels
  • LED High Performance headlamps
  • Avantgarde Interior line
  • Multifunction sports steering wheel
  • Exclusive interior trim combination

Johannesburg - Mercedes-Benz South Africa enhances its local C-Class sedan range with the addition of the new Edition C. 

The new variant boasts distinctive stylistic elements and combination with additional interior and exterior equipment, based on AMG Sports Exterior and Avantgarde Interior equipment lines. 

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Edition C is available across the sedan range in the petrol variants.

Exterior, Interior enhanced

The sporty exterior is augmented by 18" 5-spoke AMG light-alloy wheels painted in high-gloss black as well as LED High-Performance headlamps including full LED taillights. The sports suspension mated to the 9G-TRONIC transmission is standard.

The Edition C gains ambient lighting including illuminated door-sills in three colours and five dimming levels, LED technology and conveniently controlled via COMAND Online. 

An exclusive trim combination of open-pore black ash trim on the centre console and light longitudinal-grain aluminium trim on the instrument panel and doors is fitted to the cabin. It also gains a sports steering wheel in black leather with flattened bottom section.

Standard safety features include Active Park Control with Parktronic. Further comfort features include the Mirror Package; automatic dimming interior mirror and driver’s exterior mirror as well as electrically folding exterior mirrors.   

Prices from September 2017: includes VAT but excluding CO2 emissions

C 180 Edition C  - R614 600 - 142g/km
C 200 Edition C  - R639 900 - 149g/km
C 250 Edition C  - R667 000 - 149g/km
C 300 Edition C - R707 200  - 154g/km

Diesel variants: 124g/km CO2 emissions

C 220 d Edition C - R667 100
C 250 d Edition C - R696 300

As with all Mercedes-Benz Passenger Car models, the class-leading PremiumDrive six-years/100 000km maintenance contract is accessible subject to Mercedes me connect registration.

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