Mercedes-Benz New Zealand Ltd has been awarded the NZ Autocar Magazine’s 2014 Car of the Year in the ‘60K – 100K’ category for the all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class.
Claiming the prestigious title among strong competition, the NZ Autocar judging panel were overwhelmingly impressed, and agreed that “. . . the C-Class is like an upgrade to a higher class of vehicle. The level of detailing and finishing, not to mention what comes as standard, is amazing, especially when comparing the list against its key competitors.”
Mr. Ben Giffin, General Manager, Mercedes-Benz Cars New Zealand Ltd said “We are delighted to have been awarded the NZ Autocar’s Car of the Year title in the 60K – 100K category for the C-Class. We truly believe, that our stunning new C-Class has revolutionised the mid-sized luxury segment. Our C-Class delivers not only outstanding quality, but a high level of standard equipment and safety features, while providing exceptional value for our customers.”
The all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class range delivers a sensuous, clear design and sporty interior with high-class appeal. The entry level C 200 models offer a host of technological innovations, including extensive safety features such as Blind Spot Assist and Collision Prevention Assist PLUS, LED headlamps, fuel efficiency benchmarks and lively performance. The new C 250 and C 300 BlueTEC HYBRID models further enhance the level of standard equipment with the full Driver Assistance Package PLUS package including Steer Assist and leather upholstery.
The all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class is now on sale to customers in New Zealand.