Mercedes Benz, the German luxury car maker, has today launched a brand new version of its sedan E-Class in India. The new Mercedes Benz E-Class is available in a 3.5 litre V-6 petrol engine which will be assembled in India. The sedan will have very elegant and luxurious interiors and will have the best of the safety features.
Till now, the company has sold a total of 11,000 units of the existing E-Class in the country. The Last month, in an effort to boost sales, Mercedes Benz India had launched a special edition of its sedan C-Class also. Earlier, the company had estimated a plunge in sales this year compared with the last year. However, it expects to register remarkable growth next year onwards.
Mercedes Benz India Managing Director and CEO Wilfried Aulbur had said this year the company would be lagging a little behind than its sales in 2008. Last year Mercedes Benz India had sold 3,625 units in the Indian market.
In India the new Benz is priced at Rs 46.98 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).