Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) recently launched the all new E-Class (W213) with an extravagant event at Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort and Spa. The launch invitees included the exclusive Mercedes-Benz golfing fraternity, members of the Mercedes-Benz Club of Sri Lanka and the owners of pre-purchased vehicles.
This new E‑Class also marks the world premiere of numerous technical innovations. These innovations enable comfortable, safe driving on a new level plus a new dimension in driver assistance – among other things. The vehicle comes complete with infotainment and control systems offering an all-new experience. An optional new multi-chamber air suspension system additionally ensures outstanding ride comfort together with first-class driving dynamics. The sum total of innovations, including the Active Lane-change Assistant which allows the driver to effortlessly steer into the selected lane, makes the E-Class the most intelligent saloon in the executive class.
The new E-Class is sophisticated, confidently stylish and dynamic. Compared with its predecessor, its wheelbase length has grown by 65 millimetres (2939/2874), its overall length by 43 millimetres (4923/4880). The resulting increase in space is to the benefit of all passengers.
The interior lighting makes exclusive use of durable, energy-saving LED technology. The same applies to the enhanced ambient lighting included in the lines. With 64 colours, it offers a host of possibilities for personalisation.
The new E-Class is available from Rs 19.9 million onwards (E 200) at DIMO, the only authorized distributor for Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Sri Lanka for more than 7 decades.