Mercedes C200’s 1.5-litre turbo petrol engine gets discontinued.

2019 Mercedes C220d Test Drive Review
Mercedes C200 now gets a more powerful 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine

Mercedes recently introduced the C-Class mid-life update in India with mild cosmetic changes on the exterior and interior along with new features on offer.

With this updated the German luxury carmaker introduced a new 1.5-litre turbo petrol engine with 48V mild hybrid tech in the Mercedes C200.

Now the 1.5-litre engine has been discontinued and is replaced with a more powerful and bigger 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine.

The Mercedes C200 now comes with a starting price of Rs. 40.90 lakhs (ex-showroom). The 1.5-litre engine was good for 184 BHP while the 2.0-litre engine produces 204 HP. The 9-speed automatic transmission remains unchanged.

There are no other changes done with this update. The Mercedes C-Class currently competes with the BMW 3-Series and Jaguar XE. Audi will be introducing the A4 facelift later this year.

2020 Mercedes C-Class Petrol

– Mercedes has discontinued the 1.5-litre turbo petrol
– The C200 is now equipped with 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine
– C-Class comes with a starting price of Rs. 40.90 lakhs (ex-showroom)

2018 Mercedes C220d
The 1.5-litre turbo petrol has been discontinued