2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Video, First Look

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Mercedes-Benz debuted its “most advanced vehicle” at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show.

Entering its 10th generation, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class sports the German automaker’s “Sensual Purity” design language and will launch in the U.S. with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with an expected 241 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. Although that might not sound impressive to some, expect more hardcore models to join the E-Class lineup in the near future.

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The focus on the new E-Class however is in its interior, boasting an impressive 12.3-inch widescreen display. There are also touch-sensitive buttons on the steering wheel and a simplified infotainment system with handwriting recognition. Other high-tech features include autonomous features such as helping you steer through corners and change lanes. The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class will head to dealerships this summer and you can find out more by watching a first look video below.

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  • johnls39 .

    The E-Class raised the bar once again and should do very well for Benz. The styling, however, looks too much alike like the C-Class and S-Class, somewhat shock that this car is not remotely different from the two like it was in the past.