As equipped 7G-TRONIC PLUS automatic transmission as a standard equipment in 4 models of C-Class, it has been installed in the following E-Class: E 200 BlueEFFICIENCY ELEGANCE, E 250 BlueEFFICIENCY AVANTGARDE ESTATE, E 250 BlueEFFICIENCY Cabriolet and E 250 BlueEFFICIENCY AVANTGARDE Coupe Sports AMG. The COMAND Online has been installed into the following C-Class: C 200 BlueEFFICIENCY, C 200 BlueEFFICIENCY ELEGANCE, C 200 BlueEFFICIENCY AVANTGARDE and E-Class, including E 200 NGT BlueEFFICIENCY, E 200 BlueEFFICIENCY ELEGANCE, E 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY and E 250 BlueEFFICIENCY AVANTGARDE, E 300 AVANTGARDE Sports. The new BlueDIRECT engine has been installed into our S-Class – the S 500 BlueEFFICIENCY Long Wheelbase”
Mr. Komkrit Nongsawat, General Manager of Marketing and Communications at Mercedes-Benz (Thailand) Limited, reveals that “Our new 7G-TRONIC PLUS automatic transmission was developed by improving the spontaneity of torque converter while reducing the noise and friction, resulting in a much-better fuel-saving transmission complete with 2-speed reverse gear. Electronically controlled, this new transmission works smoothly and more powerfully; its lockup torque converter allows better transmission of torque for improved acceleration.
The COMAND Online multimedia system is the telematics and infotainment systems which control the automobile’s multimedia and entertainment tools; it provides unrestricted access to the Internet that allows passengers and drivers to update on news and information – be it maps, weather updates or Google search – at their fingertips. Its easy-to-use interface is ready with LINGUATRONIC voice control to enhance road safety and driving convenience. The drivers need not to divert their attentions from the road while completing other tasks.