Mercedes had presented the restylings of the A-Class and B-Class at the beginning of October. More information arrives after about 3 weeks on list prices of these two models. Let’s go in order.
MERCEDES A CLASS: EQUIPMENT AND PRICES
The new Mercedes A-Class, available in both hatchback and sedan versions, is available in Italy in seven versions: EXECUTIVE, ADVANCED, ADVANCED PROGRESSIVE, ADVANCED PLUS PROGRESSIVE, ADVANCED PLUS AMG Line, PREMIUM AMG Line and PREMIUM PLUS AMG Line.
From the basic version, Mercedes offers, among other things, comfort seats with ARTICO upholstery as standard. The Progressive trim level offers three different interior colors: black, beige and the new sage gray. A new dark carbon fiber trim element further enhances the instrument cluster and doors of these models. The AMG Line version is designed to offer a sportier look and features bright brushed aluminum finishes and contrasting red topstitching in the ARTICO / MICROCUT seats.
All the Petrol powertrains offered are electrified. We find 4-cylinder units combined with 7 or 8-speed automatic transmissions. Alongside the Mild Hybrid petrol, the A-Class continues to offer diesel models as well as the Plug-in variant which can count on a 15.6 kWh battery capable of allowing an electric-only range between 70 and 82 km.
The prices for the Italian market of the new Mercedes A-Class? It starts from 35,120 euros for the model A 180 Automatic EXECUTIVE in the hatchback version (35,986 euro sedan).
MERCEDES B CLASS: EQUIPMENT AND PRICES
There are also seven versions of the new Mercedes B-Class: EXECUTIVE, ADVANCED, ADVANCED PROGRESSIVE, ADVANCED PLUS PROGRESSIVE, ADVANCED PLUS AMG Line, PREMIUM AMG Line and PREMIUM PLUS AMG Line.
The standard equipment is rich from the first set up. Among other things, we find the reversing camera, the multimedia displays, the USB package and the leather steering wheel. Starting with the Progressive trim level, the standard equipment also offers High Performance LED headlights with adaptive high beam assistance system, seat with lumbar support, parking package, mirror package and EASY-PACK tailgate.
The restyled B-Class offers the same units as the restyled A-Class. Therefore, we only have electrified petrol engines, both Mild Hybrid and Plug-in. Also present diesel units. Prices chapter. In Italy, the new Mercedes B-Class starts at 36,950 euros for the B 180 Automatic EXECUTIVE.