In recent weeks, there have been several images that have been circulated by a cloaked unit of the unusual Mercedes class E network. Now, the German company has confirmed that it is a variant with a body on high (as we talked about this possibility a few months ago), that will allow you to venture into tracks in good condition without any problems and with all the habitability of the E class Estate.
Its trade name is Mercedes E class All-Terrain. The main rivals for this new version of the Mercedes E-class are the Audi A6 allroad and the newly presented Volvo V90 Cross Country, which are also versions directly derived from saloon cars with best skills outside the black asphalt. The star brand has confirmed that the class E All-Terrain will be present at the Paris Auto Salon, which will start in just a few days.
Without giving many details, Mercedes has confirmed that “it will be sturdy”, something which we could already imagine. As is the case with the two rivals cited in the previous paragraph, will incorporate protection plastic on the ground of the body giving a more jacket image and a greater height of the body to overcome obstacles that we can find more safety.
On the other hand, will incorporate the air suspension which is now available in the E-class range, but offering a offroad mode, which adjusts its functioning in an optimal way to circulate by tracks in this All-Terrain. Also will come associated always to the traction integral 4Matic that, equal that for the suspension, should have a program specific for improve the traction in conditions of very low adhesion, guaranteeing so the motor of them tires on land complicated.
Mercedes not has dear give many details and “is saved” good part of them features, as well as the images and engines of the class E All-Terrain for reveal them in the event French. In any case, is the most versatile range variant, offering all the advantages familiar version but with certain offroad capabilities. The side negative is that its price will be slightly higher.