Mercedes C-Class 2014 will also be hatchback?

The new generation of German sedan might be articulated into a new variant with a 5 door calling to counter the BMW 3 Series GT. According to recent rumors from the interior of the Mercedes, the new generation of the Mercedes C-Class expected in 2014 could also be articulated in a brand new body style hatchback with four doors and a tailgate that features a hint of tail. The future model of Mercedes-Benz may be restated as a direct competitor of the recent Bmw 3 Series GT showing off a body that is more versatile than the traditional 4 door sedan. But without giving up sports and muscular forms.

Mercedes C-Class face

Mercedes C-Class face

Mercedes C-Class front

Mercedes C-Class front

Even if the news leaked are still very small, the future C-Class 2014 Mercedes hatchback should make the floor Rear drive Architecture MRA that will be used on the next generation of the Teutonic sedan while the wheelbase will have a size of 2844 mm. Despite the increase in size, the new C-Class will have a lower weight than the version that it replaces about 70 kg.

Mercedes C-Class side

Mercedes C-Class side

Mercedes C-Class aerial

Mercedes C-Class aerial

As for the mechanical part, the C-Class 5 door should receive the same engine that will power the sedan variant. It starts from 1.6 liter gasoline with 156 hp followed by the 2.0 liter declined in power from 184, 211 and 252 hp, while the next moves to the top of the range with 3.0 liter V6 333 hp. In terms of the well known diesel we will find the 2.2 liter CDI available in 170, 204 and 231 hp.

Mercedes C-Class interior

Mercedes C-Class interior

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