Much to the delight of well-off soccer moms everywhere, Mercedes-Benz announced the launch of the wagon (estate, T-modell) variant of the new E-Class in a few months. Massive space, elegant design, and intelligent engineering are the main highlights of the 2017 Mercedes E-Class Wagon.
Set for debut during MercedesCup tennis tournament in Stuttgart, the sixth-generation Mercedes E-Class Wagon is the most spacious yet, offering cargo volume of up to 1820 litres. What’s more, the car can be specified with a third, folding bench seat for children, so there really is no excuse for buying a large SUV if you live in town.
Engine-wise, and depending on the market, 2017 Mercedes E-Class Wagon will be available with as E 220 d (194 hp) diesel, E 350 d (258 hp) diesel, E400 4MATIC (329 hp) and E43 AMG 4MATC (401 hp). The latter will be have a more exclusive market, going up against the likes of Audi RS4, giving BMW another reason to come up with a wagon version of the M3.
The technology and convenience highlights of the new E-Class Wagon (standard and optional) include EASY-PACK tailgate with load-securing kit, KEYLESS-GO with HANDS-FREE ACCESS, AIR BODY CONTROL all-round air suspension, ESP trailer stabilisation and Crosswind Assist, Active Brake Assist and Remote Parking Pilot and DRIVE PILOT semi-autonomous system.