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The new generation of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class has been expanded by the German based automaker with several new model which are now joining the lineup.

The popular mid-size sedan made by Mercedes-Benz, the C-Class, is now receiving several new versions which have nothing to do with the recently unveiled C160, the entry-level. According to the car manufacturer, the vehicles in question will be the C200 4MATIC and the C220 d 4MATIC, which are carrying a four-wheel drive layout.

The automaker is stating that the petrol burner is packing a 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine under its hood, rated at 184 HP (135 kW) and 300 Nm (221 lb-ft) of torque, while the diesel is coming with a 2.1 liter variant, rated at 170 HP (125 kW) and 400 Nm (295 lb-ft) of torque. These are joining the lineup along with the new C160 entry-level, which is carrying a 1.6L engine with 129 HP (95 kW) and 210 Nm (155 lb-ft) of torque. From 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph), the Sedan needs 9.6s and the Estate can do it in 9.9.

The C300 is now getting the most powerful four-cylinder modification, as the 2.0 liter unit is now capable of producing a total output of 245 HP (180 kW). From 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph), the model needs just 5.9 seconds in the Sedan and 6.1 seconds in the Estate and the fuel consumption for the four-door stands at 6.3L / 100km (6.4L / 100km Estate). A range of features have also been added to the C-Class, including the heated steering wheel, advanced intelligent driver assistance systems, head-up display and new trims.