Our spy professional photographers have actually spotted the brand new Mercedes B-Class being tested in full camouflage. The 3rd generation of Mercedes’ small MPV is set to get an exceptionally chic interior– based upon the one found in the new A-Class– additional interior area and (likewise borrowed from the A-Class) a variety of high-tech new engines.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Styling
Anticipate Mercedes to increase the premium look of the new B-Class with an imposing ‘3D’ grille design and compact headlight systems sporting multiple LEDs. Pronounced creases down the car’s sides and substantial alloy wheels will attempt to make one of the most of its tall (very useful, but not pretty) profile and at the back you can expect Mercedes’ trademark LED light signatures and a set of fake plastic tires integrated into the rear bumper.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Interior
If the new A-Class is anything to pass, you can expect the B-Class’ interior to provide a night and day improvement over the car it replaces. Central to that will be two (most likely optional) 12.3-inch infotainment shows that’ll allow the sat-nav system to provide big maps along with instructions that are enhanced on to a cam display screen of the road you’re driving down.
Aside from being extremely smart, the big infotainment screens will assist reduce traditional buttons– providing the interior an uncluttered style similar to what you’ll find in the bigger E and S-Class. Cold to the touch metal trim pieces will be the order of business and you can likewise anticipate the B-Class to get the same turbine-style air vents and cool, coloured mood lighting discovered in other Mercedes models.
Together with the glamorous components fittings, you’ll get more elegant levels of interior space. Expect the front seats to have lots of room for tall grownups and to be available with heating, cooling and massaging functions. The back ought to also be plenty big enough for your tall good friends and the boot will more than most likely be larger and more useful than the remarkable 488-litre load bay you’ll find in the existing B-Class.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Engines
Engines will likewise be shared with the A-Class, which indicates the B-Class might get a new 1.3-litre petrol engine that’s being developed by Mercedes and Nissan and a new 1.5-litre diesel that’s being integrated in home. The petrol is a turbocharged unit expected to be provided with 3 power levels– 115, 140 and 160hp– and with either a six-speed handbook or a seven-speed dual-clutch automated transmission. The small capability petrol need to be capable of fuel economy of more than 50mpg and produce reasonably little CO2, while the quickest model ought to strike 0-62mph in around eight seconds.
The petrol will be finest fit to town driving, but if you invest a great deal of time on the freeway you’ll want to think about the 1.5-litre diesel set for the B180d. Aside from can near-70mpg fuel economy and punchy motorway velocity, it also has a foam cocoon that need to make it extremely peaceful. Hybrid and electrical models are likely to revealed at a later date.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Price and Release Date
The new B-Class is expected to be on sale in the UK by late 2018 or early 2019, which indicates the car might be revealed at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Costs are likely to begin with around ₤ 23,000.