Our spy professional photographers have actually spotted the brand new Mercedes B-Class being evaluated in full camouflage. The third generation of Mercedes’ little MPV is set to get a very classy interior– based upon the one found in the new A-Class– extra interior space and (likewise borrowed from the A-Class) a variety of state-of-the-art new engines.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Styling
Anticipate Mercedes to increase the premium look of the new B-Class with an imposing ‘3D’ grille design and compact headlight units sporting several LEDs. Pronounced creases down the car’s sides and huge alloy wheels will try to make the most of its high (extremely useful, however not quite) profile and at the back you can anticipate Mercedes’ trademark LED light signatures and a set of phony plastic tires incorporated into the rear bumper.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Interior
If the new A-Class is anything to go by, you can anticipate the B-Class’ interior to use a night and day improvement over the car it replaces. Central to that will be 2 (likely optional) 12.3-inch infotainment shows that’ll allow the sat-nav system to provide huge maps along with instructions that are enhanced on to a camera display of the roadway you’re driving down.
Aside from being extremely clever, the large infotainment screens will help reduce conventional buttons– lending the interior an uncluttered design similar to what you’ll find in the larger E and S-Class. Cold to the touch metal trim pieces will be the order of the day and you can likewise expect the B-Class to get the very same turbine-style air vents and cool, coloured state of mind lighting discovered in other Mercedes models.
Along with the glamorous fixtures fittings, you’ll get more elegant levels of interior space. Expect the front seats to have lots of space for high grownups and to be available with heating, cooling and rubbing functions. The back needs to also be plenty huge enough for your tall good friends and the boot will more than most likely be bigger and more practical than the outstanding 488-litre load bay you’ll discover in the present B-Class.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Engines
Engines will likewise be shared with the A-Class, which implies the B-Class could get a new 1.3-litre petrol engine that’s being established by Mercedes and Nissan and a new 1.5-litre diesel that’s being built in home. The petrol is a turbocharged unit expected to be used with three power levels– 115, 140 and 160hp– and with either a six-speed manual or a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The small capability petrol must can fuel economy of more than 50mpg and produce relatively little CO2, while the quickest model should strike 0-62mph in around eight seconds.
The petrol will be finest suited to town driving, however if you invest a great deal of time on the motorway you’ll want to think about the 1.5-litre diesel set for the B180d. Aside from can near-70mpg fuel economy and punchy freeway velocity, it likewise has a foam cocoon that ought to make it very quiet. Hybrid and electric models are most likely to exposed at a later date.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Price and Release Date
The new B-Class is anticipated to be on sale in the UK by late 2018 or early 2019, which means the car might be revealed at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Rates are most likely to begin with around ₤ 23,000.