Mercedes-Benz C 300 AMG Line Launched in India at Rs 69 Lakh

Mercedes-Benz has introduced the new C 300 AMG Line in India, priced at Rs 69 lakh. Replacing the previous C 300d AMG Line, this model is now the flagship of the C-Class lineup. Alongside this, Mercedes-Benz has also updated features across the entire C-Class range and the GLC SUV.

Key Features and Updates

C-Class Enhancements

  • Ventilated Front Seats: Now standard in the C-Class.
  • 360-Degree Camera: Added for improved visibility and safety.

GLC SUV Upgrades

  • Ventilated Front Seats: New addition for enhanced comfort.
  • Additional Airbags: Increased safety with more airbags.

C-Class Pricing Overview

Here’s a breakdown of the updated C-Class prices in India:

Variant Price (Ex-Showroom)
C 200 Rs 61.85 lakh
C 200d Rs 62.85 lakh
C 300 AMG Line Rs 69 lakh

Interestingly, the BMW M340i, a direct competitor, is priced at Rs 72.90 lakh and boasts a more powerful 374hp, 3.0-litre six-cylinder turbo-petrol engine. Meanwhile, the high-performance Mercedes C 43 AMG is significantly higher at Rs 98.25 lakh.

What’s New in the C 300 AMG Line?

The C 300 AMG Line is powered by a 2.0-litre, four-cylinder turbo-petrol engine delivering 258hp and 400Nm of torque. The engine includes an integrated starter generator (ISG) that offers an additional 22hp and 205Nm, and an overboost function that temporarily boosts power by 27hp. Mercedes-Benz claims a 0-100kph time of 6 seconds and a top speed of 250kph.

Compared to the previous 2.0-litre turbo-diesel engine in the C 300d, which produced 265hp and 550Nm of torque and was priced at Rs 62.70 lakh, the new petrol variant focuses on delivering a more refined driving experience.

Exclusive Features

  • AMG Line Package: Sportier front and rear bumpers with AMG-specific interior touches.
  • Night Package: Adds a blacked-out aesthetic to the cabin.
  • Manufaktur Color Options: Includes exclusive colors like Patagonia Red Bright and Sodalite Blue.
  • Burmester 3D Surround Sound System: Enhanced audio experience.
  • Digital Lights and Augmented Reality Navigation: Advanced lighting and navigation features.
  • Blind Spot Assist and Keyless-Go Comfort Package: Additional safety and convenience.

Additional Updates for the C-Class and GLC SUV

C-Class (C 200 and C 200d)

  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats: Standard feature now.
  • 360-Degree Camera: Improved visibility and safety.
  • Six Fast-Charging USB-C Ports: Enhanced connectivity.
  • Adaptive High Beam Assist: Improved lighting technology.


  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats: New standard feature.
  • Increased Airbags: Now totaling nine, enhancing safety.

GLC SUV Pricing Overview

Here’s a breakdown of the updated GLC prices in India:

Variant Price (Ex-Showroom)
GLC 300 4Matic Rs 75.90 lakh
GLC 220d 4Matic Rs 76.90 lakh

With these updates, Mercedes-Benz aims to cater to the shifting demand from diesel to petrol in the luxury sedan segment, as highlighted by Santosh Iyer, CEO and Managing Director of Mercedes-Benz India. Notably, nearly 70% of their sedan sales are now petrol variants, indicating a significant market trend.

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