2018 Mercedes R Class Preview And News
2018 Mercedes R Class. It began in early 2005, but it did not come close to achieving the objectives of its sales. In its best year, some 20,000 made.
By 2011, sales were the United States down to slightly more than in 2000, and in early 2012, the Mercedes-Benz snatched from the US market. And came all the other global markets in 2013, with the exception of China. In the Far East, and Mercedes R Class still enjoys a loyal following. Daimler’s problem is that it is in dire need of space at the assembly plant in North America, where it is building class R currently.
With the introduction of the new GLE Coupe continued strong demand for the SUV, Tuscaloosa plant needed production capabilities are all available for this segment,” says Jason Huff, CEO of Mercedes-Benz US International. Move the class R of Tuscaloosa opens up more capacity for those class M, soon to be renamed to the GLE. GLE Coupe class. And GL class.
2011 Mercedes-Benz R350 BlueTEC to satisfy customers of Mercedes R Class in China, Mercedes turn into contract manufacturing of AM General, in South Bend, Indiana. This is the maker HMMWV, also known as the Hummer. Given that the instruments of production, and can be moved and there is a need to the supplier network in the same place, AM General seemed a better option to move production across the Pacific to the Chinese site.
AM General Assembly begins Mercedes R Class this summer. We expect production figures from just over 10,000 a year. Only version will be available for a long wheelbase. And no, there will not be another R63 AMG. Luhrs explained that the concept that it Allroad faced some challenges because of the popularity degrees of gigs all over the world. This type of compounds are not very popular both in China, Mercedes first market, the United States of America, the second-largest market.
On other side, Mercedes does not need a large investment to compete with the Audi A6 Allroad it so. Aditional most expensive component of this car is the air suspension with the possibility to adjust the ground clearance. But this type suspension is already part of the new MRA platform, so investment costs will not be so important.
But also be a market for such a small vehicle. In interview at the Detroit auto, Thomas Weber did his rival for the E-Class Audi A6 Allroad. On the other hand, considering the concept of the Mercedes R Class Kttor direction of future. Wolf Dieter Kurz, Mercedes-Benz SUV Vice president of product range and sports cars, is in favor of bringing some form of people moving into the market, and we believe that the concept of Mercedes R Class can be a source of inspiration.
Mercedes R Class still sell well in China with 12,000 to 14,000 units annually. This combination of SUV and real estate is a very exciting part is also interesting in the auto magazine future. As Auto Bild German already written, Mercedes possible Mercedes C-Class study in GT BMW 3 series, which will be more interesting for the main pattern, and the US United and China of a drug version.
From 1,87 million cars were sold in the last year by Mercedes more than 500,000 units will be completed SUVs. The SUV range this year with the GLC Coupe – markets. Rumors of GLS in the clothing Maybach which makes sense to fight the new Bentley Bentayga. In 2019, Mercedes GLB with seven seats based on the platform of the Foreign Ministry will fill the gap between the Gla and GLC. Under development is the solution to build smaller GLA, possible Mercedes X- name Class, to compete with the second-generation MINI Countryman and with the new Audi Q1.