Within the strategy of business development in the South, the authorized dealer of Mercedes-Benz, Vietnam Star Automobile is investing five million US Dollars more for its new flagship Autohaus 600 according to Daimler’s global standards. The project is located right next to Phu My Hung’s Customer Service Center on Nguyen Van Linh Boulevard, District 7, in the heart of Saigon South new urban development area. Vietnam Star is one of the most important business partners of Mercedes-Benz Vietnam to have invested in one high-end Autohaus dealer this time and other tow variants (Vietnam Star in Truong Chinh, Tan Phu District and Vietnam Star Long Bien, Hanoi)
Standardized as Mercedes-Benz Autohaus 600, the project is a high-class complex of a deluxe showroom with fine architectural design, multi-functional workshops and a genuine parts store. The showroom also functions as a wonderland to display a variety of imported models including sporty AMG sub-brands. In addition to new experience on luxury cars and up-to-date technique of Mercedes-Benz, guests will enjoy a relaxing feeling at the café lounge and other pleasant comforts, such as an area designed for children, where they can play and have fun while their parents view the full model range.
Meanwhile, Mercedes-Benz An Du is further strengthening its network with the opening of another Autohaus 100 in Da Nang with total investment of three million US Dollars. Located at 113 Nguyen Huu Tho, Hai Chau, a convenient area just five minutes away from Da Nang Airport, An Du Da Nang is the first and only Mercedes-Benz round-shaped Autohaus in Vietnam with a rotatingstar on top providing full sales and after-sales services to local customers.
The new M-class which marks the third generation of Mercedes-Benz luxury SUVs is now on the way to Vietnam with an expected arrival on April 25th. It has been a top seller for the brand, with more than 1.2 million units sold worldwide since its introduction in 1998 and is cited as the vehicle that defined the luxury SUV segment.
The so called “King of the Road” M-class, now with version ML350 4MATIC, also scores particularly high on outstanding energy efficiency which is 25% lower than previous, thanks to the new V6 3.5L engine technology and BlueEFFICIENCY package. Further strengths of the premium SUV in the segment is an all-wheel-drive system with exceptional safety and well-balanced ride comfort as well as excellent driving dynamics both on/off road. The latest M-Class features an array of new chassis developments and innovative dynamic handling control. A characteristic body design with aggressive sheet-metals on the outside and a variable interior with high wellness factors inside the luxurious cabin add to the richness of the driving experience in the new M-Class.
Since its introduction, the new-generation M-class has been praised by more than 260,000 readers of the German newspapers “Bild am Sonntag”, “Auto Bild” and other big newspapers in 22 EU countries who registered their votes in this year’s “Golden Steering Wheel” award for SUV.
The price for the new M-Class is announced at 3.44 billion VND with 10% VAT included. Customer orders can be placed from today at Mercedes-Benz dealers nationwide.
Apart from the M-Class’s official launch and the celebration of two grand opening events of Vietnam Star’s new Autohaus and Andu Danang’s in April, Mercedes-Benz Vietnam also announces another customer advantage. The C-Class line is witnessing a remarkable extension, in terms of color range and standard equipments.
The three variants of the C-Class all are in future offered with two new standard exterior colors: Cavansite Blue and Pearl Beige which attract both younger audiences as well as loyal customers. The new colors will extend the portfolio of existing Obsidian Black, Palladium Silver, Irridium Silver, Calcite White and Fire Opal Red, providing more customer choices with exciting exterior colors.
In regards to technological advancement, the latest form of Mercedes-Benz’s fuel-economy function also makes its debut in the C-class in Vietnam: the ECO START-STOP system.
Just as its name implies – it boosts the C-Class vehicle’s fuel-economy by automatically stopping and starting the engine. For every one minute of waiting at traffic lights, the ECO Start/Stop function could save an amount of fuel consumed that would be needed to drive around 400m.
The C-Class price tags remain unchanged attractively as follows:
o C200 BlueEFFICIENCY : VND 1,353,000,000
o C250 BlueEFFICIENCY : VND 1,449,000,000
o C300 AMG : VND 1,654,000,000