New 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Engines, Features, and Technology
There are a few things we’re sure about the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class; mainly, we’re certain it will continue the model’s tradition of top-of-the-line sophistication, excessively advanced technology, classy looks and a luxurious interior. But fans of the model already know that too. After all, Mercedes-Benz is not one to disappoint.
So what will be different on the 2021 incarnation of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class? What new features and alterations will our favorite automaker be bringing to the table? Read on below to find out.
For 2021, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class is getting a tasty mid-cycle update. We’ve only explicitly been informed of the changes being made to the sedan body type, but the same changes are reasonably expected to apply to the coupe and cabriolet models.
Changes made to the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class include:
- Revised front and rear styling.
- All-new steering-wheel design
- Latest MBUX infotainment system
- Enhanced driver-assistance technology
- E450 iteration gets new turbocharged inline-six-cylinder engine in place of twin-turbo V6.
- The E350e plug-hybrid we’ve been waiting for is coming to America for the first time.
When does will the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class arrive?
The 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class is slated to go on sale in fall 2020.
What are the exterior design changes on the 2021 E-Class?
Styling changes for the 2021 E-Class are subtle, but may be noticed by the practiced eye. Front and rear bumpers are slightly different, and the headlights are a little smaller. The grilles on a few of the models have experienced some changes as well.
What new technology is on the 2021 E-Class?
Inside, individuals will be hard-pressed not to notice the new standard twin 12.3-inch displays. These are utilized for driver information and infotainment, respectively, with the latter being a touchscreen.
What will be the new engines and capabilities of the 2021 E-Class?
The 2021 Mercedes-Benz E350e plug-in hybrid pairs a 2.0-liter turbo-four and an electric motor, the result of which is a combined 315 horsepower. It hasn’t yet been reported how much electric range this ride will have, but it does power the rear wheels alone using a 9-speed automatic transmission.
The 2021 Mercedes-Benz E450 gets a new 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-6 and integrated electric motor. This powerplant is borrowed from the Mercedes-AMG 52 series, and pumps out a full 362 horsepower. It also boasts all-wheel drive, wedded to a 9-speed automatic transmission. This engine will be the only one available in the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E450 All-Terrain.
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