New 2023 Mercedes C-Class Coupe, Convertible – The internet is littered with information and prototypes about this car. A unit from this generation was spotted during a test several months back. Although the plan to build the next generation is likely to happen by 2023, many questions about the design and availability of features are still being raised. These 2023 Mercedes C-Class prototypes are very heavy camouflaged, which suggests that production is still a ways off. This is especially true considering the saloon version of the car has been revealed. We have all the information available about this car.
Mercedes C-Class 2023 Redesign
You can see the identical headlights as the four-door car from the front. The two grille elements are also visible, along with the three-pointed Mercedes badge completely covered in camouflage. The side is where the most striking changes are. The Cabriolet looks like it is based on the still-unveiled coupe version of C-Class. This means that there are two doors and then there is the roof.
The interior is still unknown. There are no images or information. The new 2023 Mercedes C-Class will likely be nearly identical to the elegant cabin of the saloon, which has already been shown. It is inspired by the larger Mercedes S-Class and features a wide dash that feeds into the center console. A crisp portrait infotainment screen can be found in the middle. The rear-axle steering system, which was featured in the 2021 S-Class redesign, will also be offered on the next C-Class. This system improves maneuverability at low speeds as well as stability at high speeds.
The next-generation of 2023 Mercedes C-Class setup will match the 503 horsepower of the C63 S, while peak torque may even surpass the 516 lb-ft. According to the company, a V-8 was rejected primarily because of its emissions, and an inline-6 was rejected for packaging reasons. The inline-6 would have meant that the vehicle’s front end would have to be extended by approximately two inches. According to a company interview, we don’t anticipate a battery-electric C Class. Because engineers couldn’t fit the batteries without compromising the design and balance of the rear axle.
New 2023 Mercedes C-Class Release Date and Price
These prototypes are still in development so don’t be surprised if there isn’t a full reveal for the Mercedes C-Class Cabriolet soon. It will likely go on sale in 2023. It is not yet known what the price will be. Multiple news reports have calculated that the price will exceed $62,000.