Mercedes-Benz has added the C 300 Cabriolet to its India portfolio, priced at Rs 65.25 lakh ex-showroom, Pan India.
Based on the facelifted C-Class that was launched last month, the Cabriolet gets Multibeam LED headlamps with pixel specific beam range and coverage control, 17-inch 5-spoke light-alloy wheels, and two new metallic paint finishes – “Mojave Silver” and “Selenite Grey”. Another special paint called “Designo Selenite Grey Magno” joins the palette.
Interiors get 10.25-inch infotainment system which supports Android Auto & Apple CarPlay, new generation telematics, new steering wheel with touch control buttons, open-pore walnut wood trim, and optional 64 colour ambient lighting. The Aircap system is present too, which reduces the airflow in the interior. As with the C-Class sedan, there is no digital instrument cluster on offer.
Powering the C 300 Cabriolet is a BS VI complaint 2.0-litre (1,991 cc) inline 4-cylinder petrol engine which develops 190 kW (255 bhp) at 5800-6100 rpm and 370 Nm of torque at 1800–4000 rpm. Transmission is a 9G-Tronic automatic.
The open top C-Class accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 6.2 seconds and onto a top speed of 250 km/h.
“The new C-Class Cabriolet truly redefines open top motoring for those ardent enthusiasts who seek driving performance all year round. We are certain that the new C-Class Cabriolet will offer enhanced luxury and comfort to our customers and will continue to delight them. This fascinating cabriolet is aimed at the young target audience who enjoy driving an open-top luxury car,” said Michael Jopp, Vice President, Sales & Marketing Mercedes-Benz India.