Mercedes-Benz E-Class grows with the new E 350 model

Mercedes-Benz has added the E 350 engine to the E-Class Coupé and Cabriolet, with prices starting from £44,750 for the Coupé and £49,246 for the Cabriolet.

The E 350 features a 2.0-litre petrol engine with EQ Boost, which has an output of 299 hp and 400 Nm of torque. EQ Boost uses a 48-volt onboard network with a belt-driven starter/alternator – the system adds 14 hp to the car’s overall output. It can travel from 0 to 62 mph in 5.9 seconds – 6.1 seconds for the Cabriolet – and has an electronically limited top speed of 155 mph. The Coupé delivers up to 40.9 combined mpg and emits 158 g/km of CO2 (depending on wheel size), while the Cabriolet can achieve 39.8 combined mpg and emits 163 g/km of CO2.

Both the Coupé and Cabriolet come as standard with a 9G-Tronic Plus 9-speed automatic transmission.

The E 350 Coupé and Cabriolet come packed with a high specification as standard including blind spot assist; 12.3-inch widescreen cockpit display; two centre console and two rear USB ports; touchpad with controller; illuminated door sills; 19-inch five-twin-spoke alloy wheels; Seat Comfort package including electrically adjustable front seats; privacy glass (Coupé only); ambient lighting with a choice of 64 colours; Keyless-Go starting function; heated front seats; split folding rear seats; Black open-pore ash wood trim with Black ARTICO DINAMICA leather upholstery.

There are a number of option packages available. The Premium package is available for £2,395 and includes COMAND Online; wireless charging; Parking package including 360o camera; memory package; and Multibeam LED Intelligent Light System.

The £3,450 (£4,395 for the Coupé) Premium Plus package adds to this Burmester surround sound system; Keyless-Go package including hands-free access, keyless entry and start and automatic powered boot closing; and a panoramic sunroof (Coupé only).

The Night package can be added for £645 and includes 20-inch multi-spoke alloy wheels; diamond radiator grille and a single louvre in high-gloss back; front apron in high-gloss black; and rear bumper in high-gloss black with chrome trim.

The Comfort package – only available in conjunction with the Premium package – costs £3,295 and includes Air Balance; Energizing comfort control; Air Body Control; and Nappa leather upholstery.

Driver assistance systems include a Lane Tracking package (£595) that includes Active Lane Keeping Assist, and the more comprehensive Driving Assistance package (£1,695) which adds Active Brake Assist; Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC and Active Speed Limit Assist; Evasive Steering Assist; and Pre-Safe Plus.

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