E 320 BLUETEC: clean diesel car for the US market

  • Date
    15 October 2006
  • Description
    The market launch of the Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC in the USA and Canada gets underway in time for the introduction of low-sulphur diesel fuel in the USA. It is the first and only diesel car in the world that can better the extremely stringent US BIN 8 emission standard. The E 320 BLUETEC is offered in 45 states of the USA and in Canada. It consumes up to 30 % less fuel than comparable petrol-engined vehicles in North America. Its enormous range of up to 1200 km on one tank of fuel additionally predestines the E 320 BLUETEC for US driving conditions.
Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC, 
E-Class, W 211, US version, 2006
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Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC
Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC,
E-Class, W 211, US version, 2006
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Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC
Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC,  E-Class, W 211,
„World Green Car 2007“
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Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC
Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC, E-Class, W 211, US version, 2006:
For the first time, Mercedes-Benz has implemented the BlueTec passenger car campaign in the USA by launching the E320 BlueTec in October 2006, the world’s first passenger car equipped with this technology. As of 2008, three further V6-BlueTec models from the GL, M and R-Class ranges are admissible in all 50 US-States. This resolute commitment is also honoured by international automotive journalists, who have named the E320 BlueTec the “2007 World Green Car". The jurors from 22 countries praised the invention as pacemaker of a new and especially clean diesel technology.
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Mercedes-Benz E 320 BLUETEC
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