Mercedes-Benz launches V-Class in India at Rs 68.40 lakhs

Mercedes-Benz launches V-Class in India at Rs 68.40 lakhs New Mercedes Benz V Class
author image Nikhil Puthran
Thursday 24 January 2019, 13:31 PM

Luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz has launched the V-Class MPV in India for a price of Rs 68.40 lakhs (ex-showroom, India). The luxury MPV has been introduced in India for the very first time, while the current generation model has been on sale in the international markets since 2014. The V-Class MPV has been introduced in the Indian market as a Completely Built Unit (CBU).

The newly launched V-Class gets a traditional family face complete with a typical Mercedes grille and sweptback headlamps on either side. The rear gets a modest styling complete with the LED tail-lamps and a large rear windshield. Known for luxury, the V-Class is offered with opulent upholstery and is available with multiple seating configurations with sliding doors at the rear. The premium finish dashboard features a centrally mounted touch screen infotainment system which is flanked by circular AC vents. The MPV gets a three-spoke multi-function steering wheel and a twin-dial instrument cluster.

Under the hood, the Mercedes-Benz V-Class is powered by a 2.0-litre, four-cylinder diesel engine. Mated to a seven speed automatic transmission, it generates 160bhp and 400Nm of torque. Both versions of the V-Class are being offered with a Star Ease Maintenance Package that start at Rs 1.48 lakhs and for a period of two years or 30,000km.

Speaking on his first launch in India, Martin Schwenk, managing director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India commented, “We are excited to kick-start 2019 by introducing an exciting product from our global portfolio, the V-Class. The launch of the V-Class in India firmly underscores our pioneering spirit as we introduce the ‘Luxury Multi- Purpose Vehicle’ segment for our discerning Indian customers. The V-Class combines exemplary functionality with luxury appeal, unsurpassed comfort, efficient driving dynamics and uncompromised safety, all of which characterize a Mercedes-Benz. The versatile V-Class is targeted at a wide array of potential customers comprising large families, sports enthusiasts and businesses.”

Prices for the Mercedes-Benz V-Class (All-India ex-showroom)

Mercedes-Benz V-Class Expression- Rs 68.40 lakhs

Mercedes-Benz V-Class Exclusive- Rs 81.90 lakhs

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