The company will introduce the diesel model which is manufactured in its Pune facility. Mercedes-Benz E350 BlueTEC is powered by 3.0-litre V6, twin turbocharged engine which churns 262bhp with 620Nm.

The powerful E 350 CDi touches 100kmph mark in just 6.6 seconds with top speed of 250kmph. The engine is coupled to 7-speed dual clutch gearbox. The upgraded version of E 350 CDI with be equipped with Intelligent Drive’ technology for better handling.

The new E 350 will sport 5-twin-spoke light-alloy wheels, panoramic sunroof, new infotainment system and thermotronic automatic climate control.

Mercedes to hike prices by up to 2.5 percent

Mercedes-Benz India will hike prices of its products by up to 2.5 percent from next month in the country to partially offset rising input costs and high exchange rate.
The quantum of price increase would be up to 2.5 percent depending upon the model range, effective from September 1, Mercedes-Benz India said in a statement.
"Rising input costs coupled with other factors like continued high exchange rate have been impacting the bottom- line, making a price revision inevitable," it added.
Mercedes Benz sells a range of luxury cars and sports utility vehicles in India, including compact cars A Class and B class, sedans C Class, E Class and S Class and G63 AMG, priced between Rs 26.19 lakh and Rs 1.85 crore.
Commenting on the development, Mercedes-Benz India Managing Director & CEO Eberhard Kern said the company has decided to upwardly revise the prices of some of its models given the rising input costs and continued high exchange rate.    

 "Our aim remains to grow sustainably in the market in the long-term and keep creating new benchmarks in modern luxury for our customers," Kern added.