Small revolution in Mercedes-Benz new-generation A-Class will not be an effective van thought, but a worthy competitor to the BMW 1 Series. We demonstrate a new concept Mercedes-Benz A-Class Auto Show Shanghai 2011.
Not long ago it was made public an outline of future Mercedes-Benz A-Class, which revealed new direction that will address the smallest Mercedes-Benz. That is a compact class car, with obvious dynamic and life-style trends, in contradiction with the idea of a practical and efficient way monocab now.
At Shanghai Auto Show 2011, we have the world premiere of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class Concept, a worthy member of the family of recent concepts of the German manufacturer, continuing the successful design of complex and sophisticated of the recent Mercedes-Benz F800 Concept .
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Concept preview the new generation of compact A-Class
The front has designed A-Class is very impressive for a compact car class, prominent grille, lower slot on the full width spoiler and long hood gives the impression that we are talking about a. .. progenitor of SLS AMG supercar. If the production model will retain these elements and interesting shaped headlights, we can say that the A-Class will have more weight as a brand image than the BMW 1 Series and Audi A3.
From the rear, Concept A-Class continues the idea of sportsmanship, but combined with the practical - cutting the tailgate is large enough and horizontal taillights give the car seriously. On the side, A-Class coupe surprises the impression that a glass surface profiling leaves, the upper line of the third harmonic to the rear side window down and giving the impression of a coupe shooting breaks.
The interior of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class concept is simple, but high-tech.
Auto design enthusiasts will probably remain difficult to analyze the lines and edges that are topped body, but to go inside. Where, unlike the outdoor ambience find a more simplistic, the controls are kept to a minimum (compared to current models of the series, at least), digital displays prevails and red ambient light can not leave you indifferent.
Interesting stick on central tunnel, large size, although competition relies on downsizing, while the knob is clear that serves a complex multimedia system and machine control systems. The concept offers 2 +2 seating, like a true coupe, but the trunk is more spacious, thanks hatchback body.
Concept Mercedes-Benz A-Class is equipped with a turbocharged 2.0-liter 210 hp
As a technical, Mercedes-Benz A-Class Concept has a new platform, called MFA (Mercedes Front-wheel-drive Architecture), motoring on this concept with a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder, 210 hp power being obtained through using direct injection and turbocharger.Transmission is automatic double-clutch.
The series A-Class Mercedes-Benz will occur during 2012, and officials have said that we will have no more than 4 body styles. Although not specified and will be, it is estimated that in March alone version and five-door hatchback, a van that could replace the B-Class and, very probably, a small roadster, which will be placed in the range below Mercedes SLK.
The series A-Class Mercedes-Benz will have four body styles.