The 300hp EQ Boost powertrain starts from £44,750 for the Coupe and £49,246 for the open-top E-Class.
The new E300e plug-in hybrid joins the diesel E300de with gasoline power and up to 700 Nm of torque.
Those are certainly not the lights the facelifted E-Class will use when it enters production.
Here’s hoping the new face and taillights will help it remain the best-looking member of the E-Class family.
Forget the modern crop of high-performance crossovers, wagons are still king.
Order books for the new E 300 de are open, with first deliveries expected next Spring.
A new model is already on the way even though the jacked-up E-Class wagon only went on sale in January 2017 in Europe.
The front fascia design looks like a mix between that of the current CLS and the all-new GLE.
The study showed that popular premium models from BMW and Mercedes-Benz are being ditched the most.
Both models can cover about 50 kilometers (31 miles) in fully-electric EV mode.
Mercedes is recalling a few thousand of its AMG models in the US for issues ranging from software glitches to pink turning indicators.
Among the changes is the new E 450 replacing the E 400 for the E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet, from £50,900.