Mercedes E-Class Convertible Spotted Testing

Mercedes is gearing up to start releasing more body styles of its new E-Class and we have new spy shots of the upcoming convertible variant. 

As can be expected, the design of the car looks very similar to the E-Class sedan, save for the soft roof and the rear end which appears to have a revised decklid and a new spoiler.

The convertible will be the fourth version of the E-Class to launch after the sedan, wagon and coupe. So far, Mercedes has only officially revealed the sedan, so the debut of the convertible is at least one year away.

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Engine options should stay the same as the other cars, which means the base engine will likely by a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 241 horsepower and 273 lb-ft of torque, mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission.

A plug-in hybrid version of the convertible is also expected, while a high-performance AMG convertible is not likely.

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