Mercedes E-Class E200 AMG Line 4dr 9G-Tronic Review

Category: Luxury car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
4 doors
Mercedes E-Class 2021 front
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  • Mercedes E-Class 2021 dashboard
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  • Mercedes E-Class 2021 infotainment controls
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  • Mercedes E-Class 2021 side view
  • Mercedes E-Class 2021 front
  • Mercedes E-Class 2021 alloy wheel
  • Mercedes E-Class 2021 rear lights
  • Mercedes E-Class 2021 front seats
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RRP £42,260What Car? Target Price£37,503
Review

The Mercedes E-Class is a mixed bag. It's very well equipped and has a great range of engines, from efficient diesels, plug-in hybrids to punchy petrols. It's pretty quiet and comfortable on the motorway but the ride isn't perfect around town and, while the boot is big, the rear passenger compartment isn't, relative to its rivals. Overall, we'd say the BMW 5 Series is a better car to drive, has a better infotainment system and it's better built inside.

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On top of the AMG Line Edition, this adds adaptive LED headlights and three-zone climate control.

The idea of a 2.0-litre petrol engine might appeal, but it's nowhere as economical as the E220d diesel and not as gutsy so you have to rev it harder. Ultimately, it's just as quick, with 0-62mph in 7.5sec.


Key information

Doors4
Seats5
0-62 MPH7.4 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

38.7

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

540

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

166

g/km

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