2019 facelift edition of Mercedes C 43 AMG Coupe is already on sale in international markets since last year. Now, the same has arrived in India. Priced from Rs 75 L, ex-showroom, this is the coupe variant of facelifted C Class, which was launched in India couple of months back. It will exclusively be sold in AMG 43 4MATIC (four-wheel drive) variant.
The car is attractive, has sporty exteriors, exudes sophistication and poise in its fine details. The mathematically choreographed descending coupe line stand out, and make this car look nothing less than a stunner in the segment.
Mercedes-AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe has AMG body styling, which is evident in its signature AMG radiator grille, twin horizontal slats in matte iridium silver colour, a dominating, curvaceous front fascia, stylish air dam, sporty 19-inch AMG alloy wheels with multi spoke design, sculpted rear profile, prominent diffuser, and twin tailpipes on both sides.
On the inside, Mercedes-AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe has an impressive all-black theme. Key features include a 12.3-inch fully digital multifunction display, heads-up display, AMG Performance front seats, AMG Performance steering wheel wrapped in Nappa leather, and steering mounted touch control buttons.
Powering 2019 Mercedes C 43 AMG Coupe is a 3.0-litre V6 Biturbo petrol engine that makes an exhilarating 390 PS of max power at 6,100 rpm and 520 Nm of max torque at 2,500-5,000 rpm. It can achieve top speed of 250 kmph and reach 0-100 kmph in just 4.7 seconds, which is a testament to its sporty nature. Engine is mated to AMG 9-speed automatic transmission with Speedshift that ensures surprisingly fast and smooth gear changes. AMG Speedshift can skip individual gears, enabling seamless downshifts. It comes with 2 years unlimited kms service package, which is priced from Rs 68,000.
Mercedes-AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupe comes with Dynamic Select feature that offers five driving modes – Individual, Comfort, Slippery, Sport and Sport+. Each mode has its specific use, for example, Sport and Sport+ mode is suited for fast acceleration and sharp manoeuvres. Slippery mode can be activated when negotiating slippery surfaces such as ice or snow. 4MATIC all-wheel drive system works in conjunction with other key systems such as ABS, ESP and electronic traction system. It enhances driving dynamics and ensures smooth response on all types of terrains.