The model programme initially comprised eight models, three of which were powered by a diesel engine and six by a petrol engine. Especially innovative was the E 290 Turbodiesel, the first diesel passenger car to feature the brand’s direct injection system.
All diesel models were now equipped with CDI engines, the latest six-speed manual transmission and further electronic assistance systems.
2002 End of production for the 210 series:
From 1995, a total of more than 1.65 million Estates and Saloons were built.