Our spy professional photographers have found the all-new Mercedes B-Class being evaluated completely camouflage. The third generation of Mercedes’ small MPV is set to get a very swank interior– based on the one discovered in the new A-Class– additional interior space and (likewise borrowed from the A-Class) a variety of high-tech new engines.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Styling
Expect Mercedes to ramp up the premium appearance of the new B-Class with an imposing ‘3D’ grille design and compact headlight units sporting multiple LEDs. Pronounced creases down the car’s sides and huge alloy wheels will try to make one of the most of its high (really useful, but not pretty) profile and at the back you can expect Mercedes’ trademark LED light signatures and a set of fake plastic tires incorporated into the rear bumper.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Interior
If the new A-Class is anything to go by, you can expect the B-Class’ interior to offer a night and day enhancement over the car it replaces. Central to that will be two (likely optional) 12.3-inch infotainment shows that’ll enable the sat-nav system to provide substantial maps along with instructions that are enhanced on to an electronic camera display screen of the road you’re driving down.
Aside from being very smart, the large infotainment screens will assist reduce standard buttons– providing the interior an uncluttered style similar to what you’ll discover in the larger E and S-Class. Cold to the touch metal trim pieces will be the order of the day and you can also anticipate the B-Class to get the exact same turbine-style air vents and cool, coloured mood lighting found in other Mercedes models.
In addition to the glamorous fixtures fittings, you’ll get more luxurious levels of interior space. Expect the front seats to have plenty of space for tall adults and to be offered with heating, cooling and massaging functions. The back should also be plenty huge enough for your tall pals and the boot will more than likely be bigger and more practical than the outstanding 488-litre load bay you’ll find in the current B-Class.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Engines
Engines will likewise be shown 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 integrated in home. The petrol is a turbocharged unit anticipated to be provided with three power levels– 115, 140 and 160hp– and with either a six-speed handbook or a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox. The small capacity petrol ought to be capable of fuel economy of more than 50mpg and produce fairly little CO2, while the quickest model needs to hit 0-62mph in around 8 seconds.
The petrol will be finest fit to town driving, but if you invest a lot of time on the freeway you’ll want to think about the 1.5-litre diesel set for the B180d. Aside from can near-70mpg fuel economy and punchy motorway acceleration, it likewise has a foam cocoon that ought to make it incredibly peaceful. Hybrid and electric models are most likely to revealed at a later date.
2019 Mercedes B-Class Price and Release Date
The new B-Class is expected to be on sale in the UK by late 2018 or early 2019, which suggests the car could be revealed at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Costs are likely to begin with around ₤ 23,000.