Prices announced for the Mercedes E 300 e hybrid

Starting at £47,450, Mercedes’ latest hybrid model will hit showrooms early next year

The new Mercedes E 300 e hybrid is due to go on sale in spring 2019, with prices starting from £47,450 for the base model SE trim.

Powered by a combination of a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine and an electric motor, the E 300 e has a total power output of 328bhp and 700Nm of torque, which means a 0-62mph time of 5.7 seconds and a top speed of 155mph.

Best hybrids to buy

Fuel economy is a claimed 134.5mpg on the combined cycle, and emissions are only 46g/km of CO2. Also, the E 300 e will cover 31 miles in all-electric mode and can be charged from 10 to 100 per cent in under four hours from a standard UK plug socket.

The base model SE comes with 18-inch alloy wheels, front and rear parking sensors, keyless-go, electrically operated and heated front seats and ambient lighting in a choice of 64 colours.

AMG Line models start from £49,945, adding AMG bumpers and side skirts, 18-inch AMG alloy wheels, leather upholstery, an AMG steering wheel and tinted windows.

As usual, Mercedes offers a range of optional extras, such as the Night package. Available only on AMG Line models, and priced at £595, the package adds a range of black accents to the AMG bodykit, as well as a set of black 18-inch alloy wheels.

If you’d like to spend a bit more money, the Premium Plus package markets for £4,395 and adds a Burmester sound system, a panoramic sunroof, automatic powered boot closing, hands-free access and Mercedes’ parking package, complete with 360-degree camera.

Now read our review of the new Mercedes E 300 e. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below…

Most Popular

New 2022 Range Rover leaks: first look at new Land Rover flagship SUV
Range Rover leak - front
Land Rover Range Rover

New 2022 Range Rover leaks: first look at new Land Rover flagship SUV

Images of what could be the next Range Rover have appeared on social media ahead of next week’s reveal
21 Oct 2021
Cupra Born vs Mercedes EQA vs Volvo C40 Recharge: 2021 group test review
Cupra Born vs Mercedes EQA vs Volvo C40 Recharge
Car group tests

Cupra Born vs Mercedes EQA vs Volvo C40 Recharge: 2021 group test review

The all-electric Volvo C40 Recharge meets another premium wannabe in the Cupra Born. But can they beat the super-posh new Mercedes EQA?
19 Oct 2021
New Ford Mustang Mach-E GT 2021 review
Ford Mustang Mach-E GT - front
Ford Mustang Mach-E

New Ford Mustang Mach-E GT 2021 review

With 480bhp and a 310-mile range, does the new Ford Mustang Mach-E GT offers the perfect blend of performance and practicality? We find out...
19 Oct 2021