April 4, 2007
New Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Smart Fortwo celebrate successful European launch
Stuttgart, Germany – Mercedes-Benz says that its German dealers registered the highest number of visitors ever in their showrooms, with a total of 470,000 existing and potential customers, to view the launch of the all-new C-Class and Smart Fortwo. The company says that 75,000 customers placed orders for the new C-Class sedan, while 45,000 have placed orders for the Smart.
About 7,000 test-drives of the new C-Class have been conducted since last weekend, and an additional 10,000 customers have made appointments within the next few days. The new C-Class and Smart Fortwo will be introduced to the remaining markets in the coming months.