Mercedes is preparing a new open-top four-door models based on the C-Class. It will be called CLR and will be launched in 2010.
The engines option will include: three diesel engines including a four cylinder CDI delivering 170 hp and 204 hp and the three-litre V6 with 272 hp. The petrol engines will range from 170 hp and 220 hp on the three-litre V6 to 272 hp-306 hp from the 3.5-litre one. An AMG version will be powered by the familiar 6.2L V8 engine.
Prices for the compact model will start from around 35,000 euros.