Mercedes-Benz unveils new R-Class in India

Mercedes-Benz R-ClassMercedes-Benz India has recently launched the all new R-Class in India, Aiming to create new niche in the luxury segment. Combining sedan like performance, all-wheel-drive SUV is a luxurious package with first class seating for up to seven.

India is one of the first markets to witness the introduction of the R-Class and will be available in the Long Wheel Base R350 4matic which has a 3498cc V6 petrol engine. The car will also come with bi-xenon headlamps, steel spring suspension in front and AIRmatic (Adaptive Intelligent Ride control) system featuring self-levelling air suspension in the rear to aid comfort and improve driving dynamics.

Powered by a 3.5-litre V6 engine, the R350 4MATIC is capable of generating 272 BHP of max power at 6000 RPM and a maximum torque of 350 N/m 2400 to 5000 RPM making it one of the most powerful engines in its class. With its extra output and performance (Top speed 230 km/h, 0-100 km/h in 8.4 seconds), the R350 4MATIC demonstrates the high efficiency of the 4MATIC all wheel drive system.

Also, to make sure one enjoys all this power as effortlessly as possible, the R350 4MATIC is equipped as standard with the 7G-TRONIC automatic transmission.