Mercedes B-Class – first official image revealed image

After teasing us with interior pictures of the new B-Class, here Mercedes-Benz has decided that it’s time to present an official image of the five-door compact car’s exterior.

The second generation of the B-Class is set to become an iconic car in its segment and its length grew by 86 mm, here to 4.359 mm, while it lost some of its height.

The new B-Class generation will be powered by a new 1.6 liter unit which will deliver 122 horsepower and 200 Nm of torque for the entry-level B 180, while in the B 200 the engine will develop 156 HP and 250 Nm.

Diesel lovers will be able to choose from two units, with the B 180 CDI which is offering 109 horsepower and 250 Nm of torque from a 1.8 liter, four-cylinder engine, while the B 200 CDI version has 136 HP and 300 Nm.

A powerful AMG version of the new B-Class was also announced by the German automaker but details about it will probably remain a surprise until the car will be close to hitting the showrooms.