Since the beginning, Metris minivan always looked modern and sharp. Now, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris will look even better, however, the overall shape and dimensions will remain. According to German carmaker, new Metris will also bring more power and the driving manners will be better as well.
The 2019 model will suffer some subtle changes and the interior will get a technology boost. So, if you are looking for a minivan that looks gorgeous and it offers great power and interior room, look no further.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris exterior is more aggressive
For the start, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris will ride on a new and bigger 19-inch alloy wheels. The idea of bringing a more aggressive and powerful minivan is visible. However, the dimensions and overall shape will stay intact. The shape is the same but is improved thanks to a lot sharper edges. With that in mind, new Metris will look slightly boxier.
The weight is additionally reduced thanks to the heavy use of lightweight materials. The front fascia is slightly bigger, along with the headlights. The front end sports one really modern look that is demanding. The grille is wider now and the hood is longer. Thanks to all these changes Metris comes with a strong appearance and more aggressiveness. The fog lights are now standard, even on the base model. The side profile will remain the same, expect the new wheels. The rear end will also feature the same look and Mercedes will add new exterior paints.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris interior can fit eight passengers
The comfort inside the cabin is great. The 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris can fit up to eight passengers across the three rows of seats. The interior now looks more pleasant and enjoyable. The dual-zone climate control is standard now and it additionally improves the comfort. The air vents are larger than on the current model and all the controls are driver-oriented.
All of the controls, systems, and displays are very user-friendly and are both easy to use and reach. Instrument cluster holds a 9.4-inches touchscreen and the steering wheel is enlarged. Moreover, the steering wheels hold more buttons and all of the controls are also easy to use. The safety rating is great and it includes blind spot monitoring, rear-view camera, traction control and parking sensors. More airbags are in the offer and the Bluetooth is standard.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris powertrain details and transmission specs
Unfortunately, the forthcoming 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris will ride on the same petrol unit as before. The 2.0-liter engine is capable of delivering 210 HP and 260 lb-ft of torque.
A 7-speed automatic transmission is available and it is the only gearbox choice, for now. Moreover, the latest rumors are saying that the Metris Hybrid could hit the markets in 2020. If the rumors are true, this will be a huge step for this minivan that is already more than competitive. More horsepower and better mileage could put the new Metris on the top of the segment.
2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris price and release date
The price of the all-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz Metris will be slightly over $30,000. This Minivan will go on sale in the middle of 2019, probably in the May.