Mercedes-Benz plans to launch 10 luxury cars in India, Auto News, ET Auto

Schwenk said the company would adopt step-by-step approach thereafter for subsequent EV launches and see how customer demand, regulations, infrastructure and commercial environment develop for electric vehicles in India.
Schwenk stated the business would undertake action-by-action method thereafter for subsequent EV launches and see how buyer demand, regulations, infrastructure and industrial natural environment build for electrical cars in India.

BENGALURU: Mercedes-Benz designs to start much more than 10 merchandise in the present calendar 12 months in India with a potent thrust in the direction of SUVs considerably renewing its portfolio, a senior business formal stated on Tuesday. They would cater to all segments – from electrical auto to super sports auto, to SUVs, to limousine, stated Mercedes-Benz India Handling Director and CEO, Martin Schwenk.

“It will certainly be a 12 months which has a potent thrust in the direction of SUVs.”

“We will have much more than 10 products launches (in 2020). There is a little something for every person in the full portfolio refresh which we have prepared this 12 months.

It truly is a extremely wide assortment and very sizeable renewal of our portfolio,” Schwenk instructed . The german luxurious auto-maker has introduced the electrical ‘EQ’ brand in India and designs to start the EQC, a luxurious comprehensive electrical SUV, subsequent thirty day period, business officials stated. Schwenk stated the business would undertake action-by-action method thereafter for subsequent EV launches and see how buyer demand, regulations, infrastructure and industrial natural environment build for electrical cars in India. “We are plainly formidable and we would presume electrical will be a big matter that will occur in India in foreseeable future and we will participate in a big part in that,” he added.

Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday launched GLC Coup – in two variants: 300d 4MATIC diesel and three hundred 4MATIC petrol, priced at Rs 63.70 lakh and Rs 62.70 lakh (all price ranges ex-showroom, India) respectively. The new GLC Coup is outfitted with ‘Mercedes Me Connect’ that presents handy join features like distant lock/unlock, auto locator, velocity watch and emergency e-connect with, obtainable from the customer’s clever telephone/tablet.

With the roll-out of the GLC Coupe, Mercedes-Benz India has now added the tenth world products in its local production portfolio in India.

The SUV Coup experienced its market start at Sundaram Motors, Mercedes-Benz’s point out-of-art dealership.