HOBOKEN, NJ – The Mercedes-Benz division of Daimler AG is testing U.S. consumer interest in a 4-cyl. diesel engine in preparation for the launch of its next-generation C-Class sedan. Mercedes Benz USA President Ernst Lieb has said the small diesel will bow in the next C-Class due for the ʼ12 model year, and a 4-cyl. gasoline engine also is expected. The addition of smaller engines is part of the auto maker’s efforts to meet strict new U.S. corporate average fuel economy standards of ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
•Medium- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.