It should not be used as a substitute for driver awareness and checking of surrounding traffic conditions. See dealer for a list of approved compatible phones. It's one of the most aerodynamic cars on the road, wind-tunnel-tuned to enhance not just efficiency but roadholding, stability and even poor-weather visibility. Performance is limited by available traction, which snow, ice and other conditions can affect. Drivers are cautioned not to wait for the system's alerts before braking, as that may not afford sufficient time and distance to brake safely. Connection may be limited by cellular signal and other factors.
The driver should utilize the system's audio cues while driving and should only consult the map or visual displays once the vehicle has been stopped in a safe place. See Operator's Manual for system operating speeds and additional information and warnings. When Apple CarPlay or Android Auto is in use, the steering-wheel voice control button accesses Siri® or Google voice recognition software for voice commands. Its profile is sleek like a coupe, yet it offers room for five and the innovation that defines a Mercedes-Benz. Drivers are cautioned not to wait for the system's alerts before braking, as that may not afford sufficient time and distance to brake safely. A cabin that's a step ahead. See Operator's Manual for system operating speeds and additional information and warnings.
Android Auto is a product of Google Inc. Actual vehicle price may vary by Dealer. Best performance in snow is obtained with winter tires. They include adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring that will prevent you from changing lanes if it's not clear, lane keeping assistance, collision warning and automatic emergency braking, Pre-Safe pre-collision countermeasures, and Active Steering Assist, which keeps you centered in the lane and help steer around gentle corners. You'll recognize it from the dual-screen dashboard 7. Data usage is routed through device and subject to fees, charges and restrictions in user's wireless plan. The enhancement is minor at just 13 hp, but no need to look a gift horse in the mouth.
It may not be sufficient to alert a fatigued, distracted or inattentive driver, and cannot override the laws of physics. We're more enamored with the better-established technologies, like those found in the optional Driver Assistance package. Some services are only available on select vehicles. Standard Active Brake Assist uses radar to help you avoid some frontal collisions, and can even initiate braking. Driving while drowsy or distracted is dangerous and must be avoided. Voice interactivity feature is dependent on selected handset. Available Blind Spot and Lane Keeping Assists help make highway driving easier and safer.
Braking effectiveness also depends on proper brake maintenance, and tire and road conditions. Mercedes me Assist Services, and 3 years of Mercedes me connect services are Included at no additional charge with new-vehicle sales and leases at an authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer. . Features may be introduced and updated at varying dates, and may also require a vehicle software update. It is the driver's responsibility at all times to be attentive to traffic and road conditions, and to provide the steering, braking and other driving inputs necessary to retain control of the vehicle. Always drive carefully, consistent with conditions. And ahead of it, too.
If you were imagining with a cascading roofline, give yourself a gold star. It is the driver's responsibility at all times to be attentive to traffic and road conditions, and to provide the steering, braking and other driving inputs necessary to retain control of the vehicle. Lane Keeping Assist is a warning system only, and cannot be relied on to avoid an accident or serious injury. Device and app providers' terms and privacy statements apply. Maps do not cover all areas or all routes within an area. You can also connect up to 8 devices at a time with in-car WiFi, available for a low monthly rate.
And the one behind the wheel. It does not adapt cruising speed in response to stationary objects, nor does it predict the curvature and lane layout of the road ahead or the movement of vehicles ahead. Blind Spot Assist is a warning system only, and may not be sufficient to avoid all accidents involving vehicles in your blind spot and does not estimate the speed of approaching vehicles. All 221 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque will continue to be managed by a seven-speed twin-clutch transmission that will drive the front or all four wheels. Shift paddles on the steering wheel put power in your hands.
Driver is responsible for complying with traffic and other laws. Bonus points if you predicted new headlights and taillights. See Operator's Manual for system operating speeds and additional information and warnings. Dolby is a registered trademark of Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Connection to apps and streaming services may be limited by the device's network connection.
A 208-hp turbo inline-4 turns less fuel into more torque with advanced Direct Injection and rapid-multispark ignition. Apps, content and features are selected solely by their providers. See Operator's Manual for system operating speeds and additional information and warnings. Subscriber Agreement is required for service to be active. Please always wear your seat belt. Some services may be limited or restricted in some areas. The racing-derived dual-clutch design makes every shift lightning-quick yet liquid-smooth.
Requires connected compatible device and data plan. With Mercedes me connect, ownership is made easy. Not that that's a bad thing. . .