All-New Mercedes-Benz C-Class Debuts In Nigeria


The all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class is now available in Nigeria courtesy Weststar Associates Limited, the Authorized General Distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Nigeria. 

A statement sent to City Business News on Friday explained that the all-new C-Class comes with more power and increased efficiency “thanks to powerful new 4-cylinder M 254 petrol engines with outputs at 150kw/204hp – 190kw/258hp and a peak torque of 300nm – 400nm”.  

According to the statement, the 4-cylinder engines come with mild hybrid electrified drivetrains equipped with a 48-volt integrated stater alternator (EQ Boost), the additional output of these electrified drivetrains is capped at 15kw/20hp.  

On the new C-Class, the shifting is carried out smoothly with the 9GTRONIC automatic transmission. Also, the suspension configuration in the new C-Class provides a high level of suspension, ride and noise comfort, agile handling and driving fun, this thanks to a new four-link axle at the front and a multi-link axle at the rear mounted to a subframe. 

Owners of the new C-Class can benefit from a range of features from the Mercedes-Benz S-Class which are a part of the Driving Assistance package Plus. Some of these features include the Active Steering Assist with 360° camera, Active Brake Assist, Parking Package with 360° camera and additional safety features with the DIGITAL LIGHT. 


Speaking on the all-new C-Class, Weststar’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Mirko Plath, said:“We have started receiving some big demand for the all-new C-Class in this market as many of our customers are really blown away with the new high-tech features of this vehicle, it’s also very spacious thanks to the new long wheel base and I can assure Mercedes-Benz lovers that the driving experience is out of the world.”