Are Mercedes-Benz B-Class reliable?
The good news is the B-Class did stunningly well in our most recent reliability survey, coming top in the MPV class with an overall score of 96%. Mercedes-Benz as a brand fared less well, coming 26th out of 37 manufacturers.
Is Mercedes A class or B-Class better?
The B is taller, longer and wider on the outside than the A, and that translates to better space on the inside – the boot, at 488 litres, is a particular highlight. The B-Class also has its sister models nailed for back seat space, too, with good head, leg and toe room.
Is Mercedes Benz B-Class discontinued?
CARS.COM — Mercedes-Benz will end production of the B-Class Electric Drive hatchback this year and instead will focus its electric efforts on its coming EQ brand of electrified vehicles.
How fast is the B180 se?
The B180 SE uses a 1.5-litre four-pot diesel, generating an unremarkable 107bhp and 192lb ft. As such, it’ll only just strip the proverbial rice pudding of its skin, eventually recording 0-62mph in 11.6sec. A sking the B-class to deliver maximum thrust is like persuading the Duchess of Cornwall to run the 110m hurdles.
Is the BMW B180 a good family car?
Riding on 16in alloys, the B180 rides like a proper family car should, soaking up bumps with aplomb to keep lull the children to sleep, and suppressing road, wind and engine noise to keep the little darlings in the land of nod. Even at an 80mph cruise, bumping economy to better than 50mpg, the bluff B whispers along.
What is the Mercedes-Benz B-class?
But the B-class is simply a five-door, five-seater compact MPV, offering a premium-badged alternative in the Ford C-Max, Renault Scenic and VW Golf Plus class. Tellingly, it’s the only Mercedes car not offered as a go-faster AMG. Still doesn’t sound that enticing… Don’t judge a book by its cover.
Is the B-class the world’s best car?
We all know the A-class is the sporty hatchback, the E-class a commendable 5-series rival and that the S-class limousine may well be the world’s best car. But the B-class is simply a five-door, five-seater compact MPV, offering a premium-badged alternative in the Ford C-Max, Renault Scenic and VW Golf Plus class.