The bookings for the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet have started in Germany. Being the first convertible based on the C-Class, the open-top saloon has its world premiere at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in March. The C-Class Cabriolet is priced at €42,215.25 (Around Rs. 32 Lakhs) in Germany. For those asking, the fully automatic fabric soft top of the C-Class Cabriolet can be opened and closed in 20 seconds at speeds of up to 50 kmph, and is available in four colours.
Measuring 4686mm in length, 1810mm in width and 1409mm in height, the exterior styling of the C-Class Cabriolet is based on the C-Class coupe. It flaunts diamond grille and LED High Performance headlamps at the front, while boasting of automatic belt feeders as standard features in the even sportier interior cabin. The Head-up display and Burmester surround sound system are available as optional features. As for the safety of occupants, the open-top saloon comprises of lane keep assist system, driver-monitoring system, collision warning and autonomous emergency braking with add-on options including 360-degree camera and adaptive cruise control system with steering assistance.
Mercedes Benz C Class Cabriolet comes with efficient yet powerful 4-cylinder and 6-cylinder engines delivering between 156bhp to 510bhp and a suspension designed for dynamic performance (with optional AIRMATIC air suspension). They are paired with a 9G‑TRONIC automatic transmission. 4MATIC permanent all-wheel drive is also available for numerous engine variants. Just so you know, the C-Class Cabriolet comes with a wide range of individualisation options: 13 upholstery variants, such as designo Bengal red / black, seven trim variants, four soft-top colours, twelve paint finishes – including a matt finish, leather-covered instrument panel.