Managing Director of Weststar Associates, sole distributor of Mercedes-Benz products in Nigeria, Mirko Plath, has said that Mercedes-Benz products are designed to give car lovers a good driving experience.
Plath who said this last Wednesday at the presentation of four new Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Lagos, Nigeria, said the vehicles are the beginning of firework of vehicles Nigerians are to expect from Mercedes-Benz.
The new vehicles presented are; the E-Class, the GLE coupe, the V-Class and the GLC. To this, plath said the cars will bring a whole new meaning to driving because of the features in the vehicles.
“At the beginning of the year, I told you that you should expect a firework of vehicles in the country. Though, I didn’t think it was going to be this soon,” plath said.
“Nigeria will find the vehicles emotional, stylish and powerfully shaped to take on the Nigerian roads and to give comfort while driving.
“Mercedes philosophy was that in 2020, Benz would gain back the No 1 vehicle producer position in the world. But, in 2016, that position was confirmed, four years ahead of its projected year,” Plath said.
The new E-Class comes with features that includes wider burnet of 55ml, driving stability while on the road, long air intake that makes it attractive while driving and a seat egonomics to enable comfort while driving among others.
The new GLC is an improved version of the GLK whose production ended in 2014. It comes in two models; GLC 250 and GLC 300 4matic. It is a sporty vehicle with fuel management efficiency.
The New V-Class is powerfully shaped with a wonderful interior, design for family and for business comfort.