Mercedes-Benz E-Class 2006 Facelift Road Test

Tue, 25 Jul 2006

Saloons:

E200 Kompressor Classic 6-speed manual £27,520
E280 V6 Classic 7GTRONIC £31,770
E220 CDI Classic 6-speed manual £28,965
E280 V6 CDI Classic 7GTRONIC £32,650
Upgrade to Elegance spec +£2,100
Upgrade to Avantgarde spec +£2,600
Upgrade to Sport spec +£3,570 (N/A ON E220CDI)
E350 V6 Elegance 7GTRONIC £36,990
E500 V8 Elegance 7GTRONIC £47,135
E320 V6 CDI Elegance 7GTRONIC £36,895
Upgrade to Avantgarde spec +£500
Upgrade to Sport spec +£1,470
E63 AMG 7GTRONIC Speedshift £66,545

Estates:

E200 Kompressor Classic 6-speed manual £29,320
E280 V6 Classic 7GTRONIC £33,590
E220 CDI Classic 6-speed manual £30,800
E280 V6 CDI Classic 7GTRONIC £34,450
Upgrade to Elegance spec +£2,100
Upgrade to Avantgarde spec +£2,600
Upgrade to Sport spec +£3,570 (N/A ON E220CDI)
E350 V6 Elegance 7GTRONIC £38,790
E500 V8 Elegance 7GTRONIC £48,635
E320 V6 CDI Elegance 7GTRONIC £38,695
Upgrade to Avantgarde spec +£500
Upgrade to Sport spec +£1,470
E63 AMG 7GTRONIC Speedshift £68,045

Available in UK from July 2006.

www.drivethedeal.com prices at 27-7-2006

Mercedes E Class Diesel Saloon E220 CDI Avantgarde 4dr Tip Auto £30751 save £2289
Mercedes E Class Diesel Saloon E280 CDI Avantgarde 4dr Tip Auto £32748 save £2462
Mercedes E Class Diesel Saloon E320 CDI Avantgarde 4dr Tip Auto £34721 save £2634
Mercedes E Class Diesel Saloon E220 CDI Elegance 4dr Tip Auto £30291 save £2249
Mercedes E Class Diesel Saloon E220 CDI Classic 4dr £28359 save £2081
Mercedes E Class Saloon E200K Avantgarde 4dr Tip Auto £29394 save £2171
Mercedes E Class Saloon E280K Avantgarde 4dr Tip Auto £21943 save £2392
Mercedes E Class Saloon E200 Classic 4dr Tip Auto £27002 save £1963
Mercedes E Class Diesel Estate E320 CDI Avantgarde 5dr Tip Auto £36377 save £2778
Mercedes E Class Diesel Estate E280 CDI Elegance 5dr Tip Auto £33943 save £2566
Mercedes E Class Diesel Estate E220 CDI Avantgarde 5dr Tip Auto £32407 save £2433
Mercedes E Class Diesel Estate E320 CDI Sport 5dr Tip Auto £37270 save £2855
Mercedes E Class Estate E280 Classic 5dr Tip Auto £31207 save £2328
Mercedes E Class Estate E350 Elegance 5dr Tip Auto £35991 save £2744

Standard Equipment E200 – E280 Classic include:
PRE-SAFE occupant protection
Neck-Pro head restraints
Adaptive Brake System with flashing brake lights
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
Direct Control steering
Redesigned 16” alloy wheels with 205/60 R16 tyres on saloon and 225/55 R16 tyres on estate
Eucalyptus wood trim
Body colour side rubbing strips
Grey painted radiator grille louvers
Foglamps with black surrounds
4 spoke steering wheel
Electrically adjustable front seat height and backrest

Extra Equipment Elegance over Classic:
Front and rear rebound buffer springs
16” alloy wheels (17” on E500)
Burr walnut trim
Chrome instrument surrounds
Leather/wood gearlever
Leather covered steering wheel
Automatic Climate Control Air Conditioning

Alternative Extra Equipment Avantgarde over Classic:
Bi-Xenon headlamps
Front and rear rebound buffer springs
Suspension lowered 15mm
17” alloy wheels (16” on C220CDI)
LED brakelights
Leather trimmed steering wheel
Leather/aluminium gearlever
Fabric/Artco man-made leather seat material

Alternative Extra Equipment Sport over Classic:
Bi-Xenon headlamps
Front and rear rebound buffer springs
High sheen 18” alloy wheels with 245/40 R18 tyres front and 265/35 R18 tyres rear
Perforated front disc brakes
Silver coloured front brake callipers
Sports exhaust with twin oval pipes
15mm reduction in ride height
Stiffer springs, dampers and anti-roll bars
Steering wheel gearshift paddles

Extra Equipment Unique to E500:
Leather upholstery
Luxury automatic climate control,
AirMATIC dual control semi active rear suspension with adaptive damping and self-levelling suspension
Four zone climate control


Extra Equipment Unique to E63AMG:
Nappa leather upholstery
Hand built AMG engine
AMG Speedshift 7-speed with 3 individual shift programmes
AMG semi active sports suspension
AMG bodystyling
Unique 18” wheels with 245/40 R18 fronts and 265/35 rears
Racetimer lap timer included in computer

Optional Equipment
Intelligent Light System £340 Avantgarde and Sport
Intelligent Light System £1,120 Classic and Elegance (included bi-Xenon headlamps)
AMG Pack for Sport models of AMG front and rear aprons, oval tailpipes, AMG 18” alloys, AMG steering wheel, AMG floormats from £2,370
Four zone climate control £565
Leather upholstery £1,280 (Classic and Elegance)
Leather upholstery £980 (Avantgarde and Sport)
Nappa leather £1,730
Comfort ventilated front seats £820
Fully electrically adjustable passenger seat £380
Fully electrically adjustable drivers seat and steering £380
Electric glass sunroof £980
Sports Suspension (lower and firmer) £320
AirMATIC dual control semi active rear suspension with adaptive damping and self-levelling suspension £1,265 (saloons), £810 (estates)
Distronic cruise control (radar assisted) £1,310
Audio 50APS radio/single CD player and CD Rom satnav £1,185
COMMAND DVD satnav and DVD player £1,990
Harmon Kardon Logic 7 surround sound speakers £510
Estate twin rear-facing childseats £645
Estate Easy-Pack load fixing kit £165
Estate Easy-Pack slide out load floor (N/A with child seats) £635
Estate Easy-Pack electric opening/closing tailgate £410

Warranty: standard Mercedes UK 3 year warranty.

More at www.mercedes-benz.co.uk

 

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