Mercedes-AMG C 43 Coupe launched at Rs. 75 lakh


Mercedes-Benz has launched the AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe in India at a price of Rs. 75 lakh (ex-showroom).

The Mercedes-AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe measures 4,693 mm in length, 1,810 mm in width and 1,402 mm in height with a wheelbase of 2,840 mm. It is based on the C-Class sedan and features a similar front end with a large grille with a Mercedes-Benz logo in the centre. It has sweptback LED headlamps that have integrated L-shaped LED daytime running lights. The car has an AMG front bumper with larger vents and a wide air dam. At the rear, it has a bumper with a diffuser, quad exhausts, a boot spoiler and LED tail lamps that sit flush with the bodywork. It rides on 18-inch AMG 5-spoke alloy wheels.

On the inside, the AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe has a similar dashboard to the sedan version. It comes with a 3-spoke AMG steering wheel, sports seats and a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. Other features include a panoramic sunroof, sports exhaust system, 2-zone automatic climate control, heated seats, touchpad controller for the infotainment system and ambient lighting among others.

The Mercedes-AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe is powered by a 2,996cc, V6 biturbo petrol engine that produces 385 BHP @ 6,100 rpm and 520 Nm of torque @ 2,500-5,000 rpm. The engine is paired to a 9-speed automatic gearbox. The car has a claimed 0-100 km/h time of 4.7 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h.

Some of the safety features that are offered as a part of standard equipment in the C 43 4MATIC coupe include Pre-Safe, rear view camera, pedestrian protection with Active Bonnet, Adaptive High beam Assist Plus and rain sensing wipers.

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