The New Mercedes Bens E320 CDI Now the World’s Most Successful Luxury Car Line Maintained by Superior Performance Benz Performance PartsWritten by Jenny McLane
Equipped with latest innovative diesel technology, E320 CDI has 201 hp and 369 lb-ft. of torque, enough to propel car to 100 km/h on test track in just 7.0 seconds. Good performance, low exhaust emissions, great fuel economy and low noise levels this latest generation of electronically injected CDI engines is changing consumers' dated perceptions about diesel engines.
Like all diesels, E320 CDI gets great fuel mileage and has increased cruising range over a comparable gasoline-powered car. What's more important, E320 CDI will do that without sacrificing performance. The E320 CDI gets 8.9/5.9 l/100km for city and highway driving, respectively, while virtually equaling acceleration of gasoline V6. Thanks to its CDI electronic fuel injection, even usual diesel engine sound is muted. From inside vehicle at idle, E320 CDI registers just 44 decibels. For comparison: An average doorbell produces about 75 decibels.
The double-wishbone of E320 CDI front suspension is similar to that of S-Class, and its patented five-link rear suspension provides unparalleled wheel motion control.
The E320 CDI comes standard with four-zone climate control that allows different temperature settings for rear outboard passengers as well as driver and front passenger. A long list of standard equipment include power tilt and telescoping steering wheel, power windows with one-touch up/down operation and auto-dimming mirrors. A power flip-down panel in centre console opens to reveal extra storage space or optional six-disc CD changer.
The standard COMAND display, which can be fitted with an optional DVD-based navigation system, also includes a nine-speaker audio system with surround sound. An optional harman/kardon LOGIC7 system takes high performance audio to a new level with seven-channel digital surround sound, 420 Watts of total output and 12 high-end speakers.
Mercedes Benz E55 AMG: World’s Fastest Wagon Matched By Top Notch Benz Replacement Parts from Parts TrainWritten by Jenny McLane
The new E55 AMG wagon packs power of 469 horsepower and 0-to-60 mph times of 4.6 seconds with its 5.5-liter supercharged AMG V8 engine. It has high-performance four-wheel disc brakes with oversize perforated and ventilated rotors with multi-piston calipers.
The exclusive new wagon also comes with AMG aerodynamic bodywork with AMG 18-inch alloy wheels with staggered tires. Inside, black Birdseye maple trim is standard, as well as special AMG gauges and sport seats finished in nappa leather.
Standard to E55 AMG wagon are four-zone climate control that allows different temperature settings for rear outboard passengers as well as driver and front passenger. Also standard on both E55 AMG wagon and sedan models is a harman kardon Logic 7 audio system that features seven-channel surround sound, concert-quality output and 12 high-end speakers.
Air suspension from S-Class, called Airmatic DC (for Dual Control), is standard on E55 AMG models. Airmatic suspension uses sensors that monitor road conditions, driving style and cornering forces to ensure that system always chooses best air spring and shock absorber settings. The system can switch between different damping profiles in a fraction of a second, and driver can also select from four pre-set suspension response programs.