The new appearance of the C-Class is defined in particular by its front exterior and the design of headlights and rear lights.
In the new version, AMG-Line is equipped with a checkered radiator with diamond as standard. The front bumpers have been redesigned for all lines. These new designs make the exclusive body even more expressive and gives the Avantgarde exterior a more dynamic character. The front bumper has a chrome-plated finishing strip (in combination with the Avantgarde outer surface) or a chrome-plated trim with three-piece steel (Exclusive exterior). In combination with the AMG Line exterior, the vehicle has an AMG front apron with new geometry, and the insert in the new lampshades at the back. The rear sedan bumper has a new lower section; the geometry, trim and trim of the tailpipe vary depending on the selected equipment and engine variant.
The design of front and rear lights is defined by clear contours. Exquisitely refined details emphasize and emphasize the modern character. Class C is equipped with High Performance LED headlamps with an exceptionally puristic interior design. For the first time in this series of models, Multibeam LED headlamps with long-range lights are available (details below).
The spectrum of colors has been extended by a silvery addition in the color of Mojave and emerald green metallic.
The sporting interior exudes a class with liquid forms in a new interpretation of contemporary luxury.
The center console is characterized by an elegant, smooth finish. It is available in brown walnut with open pores or anthracite oak with open pores. 3D real wood veneer in the center console combines a hand-made figure with a modern look. Magma gray / black is a new interior, as well as a saddle in brown color inside the AMG line.
The Keyless-Go startup function is standard. The start / stop button has a new turbine-like appearance. The vehicle key also has a new look. Customers can choose from three options: black with a chrome-plated high-gloss border, white with a chrome border or white with a gloss matt chrome border.
The Multicontour Seat package is new. Thanks to this pack, side cushions and lumbar support can be individually adjusted using an electrically powered pneumatic pump. The effect of massage in the lumbar region is performed by air chambers, which are filled and emptied in a pulsating or wave motion when the function is activated. The pneumatic functions of the seat are operated by a multimedia system.
Class C adopts the concept of displaying the current S-Class, with an optional fully digital instrument display, offering three different display styles: "Classic", "Sport" and "Progressive".
The basic model includes a classic two-pole instrument cluster. Between the tubes there is a 5.5-inch color display (resolution: 383 x 600 pixels). The display style is "Classic".
The fully digital instrument display is available as an option. The screen has a diagonal of 12.3 inches and offers a high resolution of 1920 x 720 pixels. The state-of-the-art screen design offers three different display styles: "Classic", "Sport" and "Progressive". Styles can be quickly switched according to personal preferences or adapted to the selected interior. In addition to certain menu items, such as travel data or consumption data, the driver can now additionally display the data of the navigation display or ECO display in the instrument cluster. The latter supports the driver in adopting an economical driving style.
The multimedia screen above the center console is also available in two sizes. In combination with Audio 20, it has a seven-inch diagonal screen and 960 x 540 pixels resolution. Also here the display style is "Classic".
In combination with Audio 20, a high resolution 16: 9 central display is available for the first time, with a 10.25 "diagonal screen resolution and a 1920 x 720 pixel resolution (standard with the optional Comand system). As in the instrument cluster, a choice of three display styles is also available. The state-of-the-art presentation mode allows you to intuitively capture the displayed information, for example thanks to the clear and informative graphics accompanying the text information under the Vehicle menu item.