2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift Launch Highlights: Price, Specifications, Features

Here are the key highlights from the launch of the new 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift.

2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift Launch Highlights: Price, Specifications, Features View Photos
This is the first major update for the current generation Mercedes-Benz C-Class

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift sedan has been launched in India today and we have all the highlights from the launch event here. The facelifted C-Class sedan range comes in three options - C 220 d Prime, C 220 d Progressive, and C 300 d AMG Line, which are priced at Rs. 40 lakh, Rs, 44.25 lakh and Rs. 48.50 lakh. The Coupe and Cabriolet body types, and their respective AMG versions will come later. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift comes with updated styling, new features and more powerful engine options.

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This is the first major update to the current generation C-Class and looks more mature and certainly classy like its older sibling, the S-Class. Competing against the BMW 3 Series, Audi A4 and the Jaguar XE, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift gets the new diamond-studded grille with the three-pointed star in the centre, while there are new LED headlamps with DRLs and a revised front bumper.

As of now, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class will only come in diesel variants powered by a new 1950 cc, four-cylinder oil burner that comes in two states of tune. In the C 220 d, the engine makes 192 bhp and 400 Nm of peak torque, while in the top-spec C 300 d the engine makes 241 bhp and 500 Nm of peak torque. We were expecting the car to also get the all-new 1.5-litre petrol engine.

Here are the Highlights from the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift launch:

Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift India Launch
The newly launched Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan will rival the BMW 3 Series, Audi A4 and the Jaguar XE.

Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Launched in India
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been launched in India starting at Rs. 40 lakh (ex-showroom).

the C 300 d will only be available in AMG Line variant, while the C 220 D will come in Prime and Progressive variants.



Sep 20, 2018
Behold! The 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
The C 220 d will go on sale in India today, while the top-spec 300 d will be launched  Q4 2018.
Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift - C 220 d
The lower variants, the C 220 d, will gets a slightly de-tuned version of the 2-litre diesel engine that makes 194 bhp and 400 Nm of torque and is mated the same 9-speed automatic transmission.

Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Facelift - C 300 d
The flagship variant of the 2018 Mercedes C-Class will be the C 300 d, powered by a new 1950 cc engine that is BS-VI compliant and offers 245 bhp and 500 Nm peak torque.

the engine is mated to a 9G-tronic automatic gearbox that propels the car from 0-100 in 5.9 seconds, making it the quickest in the segment.

Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class India Launch - New BS-VI Compliant Engine
The Mercedes-Benz C-Class facelift gets the highest number  of updates and comes with new engines.

As of now Mercedes will only launch diesel engines all BS-VI compliant .
C 300D
C 220D PRIME
C 220D PROGRESSIVE


Sep 20, 2018
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class India Launch
The current generation of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, the W205, was introduced in 2014.

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class - The Beginning
The inspection of the C-Class happened in 1982 with the W202, affectionately called as the "Baby-Benz".

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class - The Journey
Here's an image that walks us though the journey of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class from its early days till now.

Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class India Launch - The Stage Is Set!
We are just moments away from the  launch, and the stage is all set for the big unveil.

Sep 20, 2018
2018 C-Class India Launch - Is Mercedes Bringing In 3 Cars Today?
Mercedes-Benz has put out another teaser image for the new C-Class saying - "The stage is set and so are we. It’s about to begin."

Interestingly enough, we see silhouettes of three cars on the stage, so is Mercedes planning to launch the Coupe and Cabriolet version as well, or are they just 3 different variants of the Sedan?

We'll have to wait and watch.

Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Teased Ahead Of Today's Launch
Here's a sneak-peek at the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class, ahead of the big launch. At this point we only get to see a bit of the new headlamps and the alloy wheels.

The launch event will begin soon.





Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Will Get More Powerful Diesel Engine
The diesel version of the 2018 Mercedes C-Class, the C 250 d, is expected to come with a more powerful 2-litre diesel engine under the hood. Although, the power output is yet to be confirmed.
Sep 20, 2018
Mercedes-Benz C-Class To Be Launched With A New Petrol Engines
The current entry level petrol C-Class, the C 200 will now come with an all-new 1.5-litre, turbocharged 4-cylinder unit which will make more power at a rating of 184 bhp. Torque will be slightly lower though at 280 Nm as compared to 300 Nm that the current powerplant makes.

It replaces the older 181 bhp 2-litre petrol engine.



Sep 20, 2018
Mercedes-Benz's Popular Sedan C-Class To Receive An Update Today
The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is one of the more popular offerings from the automaker in India. The 2018 C-Class sedan will come with considerable visual changes, a host new features, and more powerful engine options as well.

Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class India Launch
Mercedes-Benz India has planned the launch of the new C-Class facelift later today in Delhi and we will be bringing you all the updated live from the event.
Sep 20, 2018
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class India Launch - Live Updates
Mercedes-Benz is all set to launch the 2018 C-Class Sedan in India today and we'll be bringing you all the updates here.

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