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2018-2019Mercedes-Benz X-Class Pickup – the first Mercedes pickup

The new Mercedes-Benz X-Class Pickup Concept 2018-2019 – the first news, price, photos and video, equipment and technical characteristics of the concept Mercedes-class pickup Mercedes- Benz 2018-2019, a forerunner of the Mercedes serie in the backpack pickup X- class. On October 25, 2016, at a special event in Stockholm, the German company Mercedes-Benz presented two prototypes of the Mercedes-Benz serial pick-up truck, the X-class – a stylish pickup for the city performed by Stylish Explorer and an uncompromising version of the Powerful Adventurer SUV. Sales of the new Mercedes-Benz X-Class Pickup will start in November 2017 from the European and Russian market, and in 2018 the novelty will be available to fans of Mercedes in Australia, South Africa and Latin America. The production of the first pick-up truck from Stuttgart is planned to be carried out at the Nissan plant in Barcelona (Spain) and the company Renault in Cordoba (Argentina). According to preliminary information, the price of the German pickup Mercedes-Benz X-Class will be from 35-40 thousand euros.

The information that Mercedes is preparing its first pickup appeared a long time ago, but was somewhat surprised by the fact that as a basis for the new model, the Germans chose the Nissan NP300 Navara platform . Somehow it’s hard for fans of the German brand to realize that a pickup truck with a three-beam star is a relative of Nissan Navara , and even in addition to Renault Alaskan . Designers Mercedes-Benz as if anticipating fears of motorists so dramatically changed the exterior and interior of the car, as the spirit of the common-duty pickups of the alliance Renault Nissan did not remain.

As stated above in the review, the Germans showed in Sweden two concepts at once: a stylish, bright and sporty version with a chic interior – Stylish Explorer, and a powerful version of the Powerful Adventurer pickup truck, prepared for serious off-road, with a reinforced suspension, all-wheel drive, differential lock, huge 22-inch wheels with toothed tires, an impressive 400 mm clearance and two winches.

Both concepts, by the way, look amazing: compact LED headlamps, a huge falshradiatornaya grille, a solid bumper with a large air intake, a spacious cabin Double Cab, harmonious proportions of the body and a phenomenally stylish design of the rear of the body with the original LED headlights.

The interior of the concept of the X-Class pickup demonstrates the true style and high functionality of the Mercedes saloon, from the steering wheel and dashboard to the front panel and center console.

The strict design, high-quality finishing materials (genuine leather, Nappa, Alcantara, natural wood and polished aluminum), modern equipment (an advanced multimedia system with an 8-inch color screen supporting Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a convenient touchpad on the central tunnel), comfortable first Row and comfortable rear seats, a full electric package (driver’s and front passenger’s seats, mirrors and window regulators), dual-zone climate control.

Of course, there are a lot of electronic assistants and assistants: a system for tracking objects in blind areas of rear-view mirrors, an automatic braking system with a pedestrian detection function, helper assistants at the start of the hill and downhill, a tracking system for unauthorized intersection of the marking line, a rear-view camera Or the system of a circular review, adaptive cruise control.

Specifications Mercedes pick-up, serial Mercedes X-Class 2017. The basis of the German pickup is a powerful frame construction and the rear is not a split bridge on the springs. The basic versions of the car with rear-wheel drive RWD, for a surcharge, all-wheel drive from Nissan with a rigidly connected front axle or the proprietary 4Matic all-wheel drive system from Mercedes with central and rear differential locks.

Under the hood will be located only diesel engines – four-cylinder from Nissan NP300 Navara (2.3 dCi 160 hp and 2.3 dCi 190 hp) and V6 from Mercedes-Benz stock. Transmission default 7-speed automatic, but possibly with the most powerful diesel will be applied and 9 automatic transmission.

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