The fourth-generation Mercedes-Benz A200 sets to arrive in August and includes some high-tech features that made the announcement especially special.
Mercedes-Benz Australia has confirmed pricing from $47,200 (plus on-road costs) for the Mercedes-Benz A200. With high tech features including an advanced dual-screen infotainment set up and Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) interface with voice recognition which can plot navigation or change audio but also even open the sunroof blinds and change the cabin temperature.
The Mercedes-Benz A200 comes with a 1.3-litre four-cylinder turbo-petrol engine, attached to a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic – offering a fuel consumption rating of 5.7l/100km.
All of the A-Class models will be fitted with 18-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights with adaptive high-beam assist, wireless phone charging and keyless engine start. Other elements to the strong safety catalogue include active brake assist, semi-autonomous braking, active parking assist, lane-keep, blind-spot and traffic-sign assist, a reversing camera and nine airbags.
Besides the A200, the entry-level Mercedes-Benz A180 and top shelf A250 arriving in Australia by December 2018.