The Mercedes-Benz W201 made its debut in 1982 and it was actually the very first compact car model by the Benz segment. According to the official classifying information this car is put right below the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and S-Class, but on the other side, it was also sold under different versions of the Mercedes-Benz 190 nameplate. This car has a brilliant rear 5-link suspension, plus two airbags, as well as gorgeous ABS brakes to admire and fine seatbelt add-ons.
Mercedes-Benz W201has a standard 4-seat saloon with stylish look and totally comfy area, where everyone can enjoy the big class of a standard and renewed car producer. The layout is FR and the engine options are the following: 1.8L 8v I4 - 2.0L 8v I4 - 2.3L 8v I4 - 2.3L 16v I4 - 2.5L 16v I4 2.6L I6 Diesel 2.0L - 2.2L - 2.5L Non-Turbo Diesel 2.5L Turbo. As to the transmissions, there are three main options you can choose from, when it comes to Mercedes-Benz W201 model: 4-speed and 5-speed with one 4-speed manual besides the automatic modern range.
The wheelbase is about 2664 mm and the curb weight reaches 3030 lbs. But let us tell you few words about the diesel alternative this car comes with. The W201 190 D shows a pack of three different engines and you can choose from an economy class to awesome sports equipment. Note that the 2.0 version is the baseline and usually it is not sold in North America. Most of the models, though, are spread throughout the whole old continent and Canada was also happy enough to see most of its models with the different parameters according to the specific series. Mercedes-Benz W201 is by all means the classy princess that Mercedes began its big role in automobile new market environment with.