CHANGES FOR 2013:

- Redesigned model.

After taking a hiatus for 2012, the Mercedes-Benz B-Class returns to Canada for 2013 with an all new design and efficient four-cylinder turbo engine to match. For the first time, the B-Class is equipped with a seven-speed dual clutch automatic transmission. It’s also loaded up with some fairly sophisticated safety features, such as Attention Assist and Lane Keeping Assist.

The B-Class is available with a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine, producing 208 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque, and only available with the aforementioned dual-clutch transmission. In Canada, the B-Class is only available in this configuration as the B250.

Standard features include stop-start technology, comfort suspension, 17-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, 5.8-inch infotainment screen, leather seating, single zone climate control, power windows, manual front seats, leather-wrapped steering wheel, split-folding rear bench seat, 11 airbags, rain sensing wipers, run-flat tires, Attention Assist, and Collision Prevention Assist.

Additional packages include Premium Package, Memory Package, Sport Package, Exclusive Package, and Bi-Xenon Headlamp Package.