8 Bluetec models and 7 hybrids by Mercedes

Posted on Saturday, 8 September 2007 , 09:09:21 byEmil

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8 Bluetec models and 7 hybrids by Mercedes

In the same time with the F 700 concept, Mercedes will debut seven hybrid autos in eight Bluetec models and five model series at Frankfurt Motor Show next week. One of the models is the S 300 Bluetec Hybrid – powered by a 4-cylinder hybrid diesel module, producing 224 horsepower, returning 44 mpg.

Also, Mercedes will be showing its ML450 gasoline hybrid SUV which will be launch in 2009. This two-mode hybrid is producing 340 horsepower and still reaches 30 mpg. It is expected the hybrid technology or Bluetec will find its path into future GL, E, R, and C-class autos too.