After a panel of 75 automotive journalists from 22 countries named the last year’s C‑Class 2015 World Car of the Year, would you expect our engineers to coast? Not when they could accelerate forward. So this summer, C is for Cabriolet, and with the Mercedes- AMG C 43 4MATIC, AMG C 63 and AMG C 63 S variants, its intense racing heritage ensures that it’s speeding ahead towards more victories.
The all-new 2017 C-Class 300 4MATIC Cabriolet comes equipped with a refreshingly responsive 241-hp turbocharged engine and is invigorated by a 9G-TRONIC nine-speed automatic transmission and sporty paddle shifters. The AMG C 63 Cabriolet is powered by a pulse-racing handcrafted AMG V8 biturbo engine—the only 8-cylinder offered in the segment—delivering 469 hp (C 63) or 503 hp (C 63 S), while the AMG C 43 4MATIC Cabriolet offers an AMG-enhanced 362-hp V6 biturbo engine.
Each C-Class Cabriolet comes standard with heated seats and the AIRCAP automatic draft stop system. AIRSCARF neck-level heating, and the The AIRSCARF neck-level heating systemAIRCAP automatic draft stop system is an option for exceptional comfort during open-top driving 365 days a year. Within 20 seconds and at speeds up to 31 50 mphkm/h, the C-Class Cabriolet converts from a seductive soft top coupe to an open-air extrovert. The elegant, multi-layer acoustic soft top—available in four colors—provides a comfortable, insulated ride that shuts out ambient noise and improves speech intelligibility, even at high speeds.
The C-Class Cabriolet is one more reason that, for Mercedes-Benz, form doesn’t just meet function. It engages in a passionate relationship.