Mercedes E-Class E300de AMG Line 4dr 9G-Tronic Review

Category: Luxury car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel/plug-in elec hybrid
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
4 doors
Mercedes E-Class 2021 front
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RRP £51,790What Car? Target Price£48,603
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 302bhp E300de combines the long-range efficiency of a diesel engine with a 34-mile electric-only range. It’s quick, too (0-62mph in 5.9sec).


Key information

Doors4
Seats5
0-62 MPH5.9 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel/Plug-In Elec Hybrid
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

235.4

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

370

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

33

g/km

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