Let us look at the large number of stylish models that have come out of the stable of Mercedes-Benz:
Mercedes-Benz A-class: This mid-range hatchback became a popular mode of a personal vehicle for the rising India middle-class thanks to its looks and price tag. This hatchback comes in two trims viz., A200 D sports and A180 Sports wherein the A180 comes as the latest petrol edition. The A180 Sports a 2.2-litre 2143cc 4-cylinder petrol powertrain that churns out 136BHP @3600-4400rpm of power and 300Nm @1400-3000rpm of torque. The engine comes mated to a 7-speed Rack and Pinion transmission that propels torque to the two front wheels and produces a fuel economy of 15.6Kmpl.
However, if you are looking for the A200 D diesel trim of this car from the dealers for buying used Mercedes in India, then you have to wait for a little as this fantastic trim is in high demand in the pre-owned car market thanks to its cool looks and tremendous performance. This trim is equipped with a 2.2-litre diesel engine that can produce a maximum power of 136BHP @3600-4400rpm resulting in a torque of 300Nm @1400-3000rpm. The diesel trim gives you a peak mileage of 20Kmpl and can attain a top speed of 210Kmph besides touching 100Kms from zilch in 8.8 seconds.
Thus, both the trims of this cool looking hatchback are selling like hotcakes among the used Mercedes in India models.
Mercedes-Benz GLA: This mini SUV is available in four different trims and can be bought with either petrol or diesel engines. Among the used Mercedes in India, this car has created a niche audience of its own. The upper-end diesel trim 220d 4 MATIC runs on a 2.2-litre 2143cc 4 cylinder 16V diesel drivetrain that can produce peak power and torque values of 168bhp and 350Nm respectively. The transmission system is connected to the engine is in the form of a 7-speed automatic gearbox that propels torque to all the four wheels. This trim gives a mileage of 17.8Kmpl can touch a near about top speed of 218Kmph and reach 100Kmph from zero in mere 7.7 seconds.
The petrol trim, on the other hand, runs on a 2.0-litre petrol drivetrain. The drivetrain in consonance with a seven-speed automatic transmission can generate power and torque values of 181bhp and 300Nm respectively. The trim can hit a top speed of 225Kmph and cover 0-100Kmph in 7.6 seconds flat. Both petrol and diesel trims are equipped with a slew of state of the art safety measures such as ABS, Electric parking brakes, rain sensors, powerful disc brakes, airbags and seat belts, among others.