Mercedes-Benz A 250 Sport launches in Brazil

Mercedes-Benz A 250 Sport launches in Brazil

Mercedes-Benz announced on Thursday, March 20, the launch of the 250 Turbo Sport in Brazil. The top-line of the hatch version 2.0 brings an engine of 211 hp - the same used in the C 250, with rates from seven-speed dual-clutch.

With a very generous list of equipment, the 250 brings seven airbags, air conditioning, digital bizona, stability control (ESP), traction control (ASR), bi-xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights, adaptive brake system with anti -lock (ABS) and brake distribution (EBD), multimedia system with integrated GPS, parking assistance, start-stop system, emergency braking assistant (BAS) and uphill start assistant (HSA).

According to data provided by Mercedes-Benz, the car takes 6.6 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h and reaches the 240 km / h. OA 250 has the AMG Sport package, which leaves you with a more sporty look, including new bumpers (with larger air intakes), unique front grille, red accents along with the headlights and bumpers and alloy wheels rim 18.

The interior has sport steering wheel with flattened base, upholstered in synthetic leather seats, panoramic sunroof and simulating carbon fiber appliques. The vehicle arrives at dealers of the brand by the end of this month for R $ 163,500.

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