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Mercedes C- and E-Class coupes to get AWD option next year

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on Dec 7th, 2011 at 5:29PM

4Matic has proven to be a popular feature on various Mercedes-Benz models, especially in U.S. regions that experience four distinct seasons. But while all-wheel-drive is almost a necessary option in the luxury sedan segment, Daimler's C-Class and E-Class coupes have soldiered on only with rear-drive. According to Car and Driver, that will change for next year. The 4Matic system will reportedly only be offered with the company's 3.5-liter V6, which pumps out 302 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. This news could mean changes for the C-Class sedan as well. Currently, 4Matic is only... Read More

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