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2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class Pricing, Specs and on-sale Revealed

Following the international launch of the Mercedes-Benz X-Class local pricing and specification has been announced with an on-sale of April 2018.

MERCEDES-BENZ has announced local pricing and specifications for the new X-Class. Launched a couple of weeks ago, you can read Practical Motoring’s first drive HERE… it will arrive in Australia in April next year (2018) with around 13 variants on-sale.

The X 220 d is available with either with rear-wheel drive only, or with engageable all-wheel drive. The X 250 d is only available with engageable all-wheel drive. As standard, the X 220 d and X 250 d come with a six-speed manual transmission. A seven-speed automatic is optionally available for the X 250 d only (it costs $2900). A high-power V6 diesel (190kW and 550Nm) will arrive here from mid-2018 – pricing hasn’t been released for this model.

The variants and their key features:

The X-Class PURE

  • Grained front bumper in black, rear bumper painted in black
  • 17-inch steel wheels
  • Halogen headlamps
  • Electrically adjustable outside mirrors
  • Ventilation outlets in high-gloss black
  • Seat upholstery in black Tunja fabric
  • Rear view camera (not with Cab Chassis)
  • Plastic floor covering
  • Manually adjustable front seats
  • Audio 20 CD infotainment system with 17.8 cm ( 7”) TFT and touchpad
  • Two-way speakers front and rear
  • Air conditioning system
  • Four-cylinder diesel engine with six-speed manual transmission
  • Four load-securing rings on the sides of the load bed
  • Tyre pressure monitoring
  • Active Brake Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist

The X-Class PROGRESSIVE

  • Front and rear bumpers painted in the vehicle colour
  • 17-inch six-spoke light-alloy wheels
  • Halogen headlamps
  • Electrically adjustable and heated outside mirrors
  • Rear view camera (not with Cab Chassis)
  • Windscreen made of heat insulating glass
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • Garmin MAP PILOT Navigation
  • Carpeted floor covering
  • Grained instrument panel in black
  • Ventilation outlets galvanised in silver shadow
  • Seat upholstery in black posadas fabric
  • Carpeted floor covering
  • Manually adjustable front seats
  • Steering wheel, shift lever knob and handbrake lever in leather
  • Door sill panels in aluminium and illuminated front footwell
  • Audio 20 CD infotainment system with 17.8 cm (7”) TFT and touchpad
  • Digital Audio with eight-speaker system
  • Chromatic rear view mirror with compass
  • Air conditioning system
  • Four-cylinder diesel engine with six-speed manual transmission
  • Adjustable load-securing rails on the sides of the load bed
  • Tyre pressure monitoring
  • Active Brake Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist

The X-Class POWER

  • Front bumper painted in the vehicle colour
  • Chromed underbody panelling in front bumper
  • Chromed rear bumper
  • 18-inch six-twin-spoke light-alloy wheels
  • LED High Performance headlamps and part-LED tail lamps
  • Electrically adjustable, heated and folding outside mirrors
  • Windscreen made of heat insulating glass
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • Instrument panel with upper section in ARTICO man-made leather including
  • contrasting topstitching and a large trim element with a matt black
  • pixelated look
  • Ventilation outlets galvanised in silver shadow
  • Black seat upholstery in ARTICO man-made leather/DINAMICA microfibre
  • Carpeted floor covering
  • COMAND Online multimedia system, navigation and touchpad
  • Electrically adjustable front seats with lumbar support
  • Steering wheel, shift lever knob and handbrake lever in leather
  • Door sill panels in aluminium and illuminated front footwell
  • Stowage net in front passenger footwell
  • Automatically dimming inside mirror
  • Compass in the rearview mirror
  • 360-Degree Camera
  • PARKTRONIC parking assistance system
  • Digital audio with eight-speaker system
  • THERMOTRONIC automatic climate control
  • KEYLESS GO
  • Four-cylinder diesel engine with six-speed manual transmission
  • Adjustable load-securing rails on the sides of the load bed
  • Tyre pressure monitoring
  • Active Brake Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist

Pricing

PURE Cab Chas X 220 d RWD 6-spd manual $45,450+ORC

PURE Load Bed X 220 d RWD 6-spd manual $46,400+ORC

PURE Load Bed X 220 d 4MATIC 6-spd manual $50,400+ORC

PURE Cab Chas X 250 d 4MATIC 6-spd manual $51,450+ORC

PURE Cab Chas X 250 d 4MATIC 7-spd auto $54,350+ORC

PURE Load Bed X 250 d 4MATIC 6-spd manual $52,400+ORC

PURE Load Bed X 250 d 4MATIC 7-spd auto $55,300+ORC

PROGRESSIVE Cab Chas X 250 d 4MATIC 6-spd manual $53,950+ORC

PROGRESSIVE Cab Chas X 250 d 4MATIC 7-spd auto $56,850+ORC

PROGRESSIVE Load Bed X 250 d 4MATIC 6-spd manual $54,900+ORC

PROGRESSIVE Load Bed X 250 d 4MATIC 7-spd auto $57,800+ORC

POWER Load Bed X 250 d 4MATIC 6-spd manual $61,600+ORC

POWER Load Bed X 250 d 4MATIC 7-spd auto $64,500+ORC


Isaac Bober

Isaac Bober

Isaac Bober was born in the shadow of Mount Panorama in Bathurst and, so, it was inevitable he’d fall into work as a motoring writer. He began his motoring career in 2000 reviewing commercial vehicles, before becoming editor of Caravan & Motorhome magazine. He then moved to MOTOR Magazine before going freelance and contributing to Overlander 4WD, 4×4 Australia, TopGear Australia, Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness, The Australian, CARSguide, and many more.