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The Mercedes-Benz E-Class is the most diverse mid-size high-end sedan ~ above the market. With four obtainable body styles and also four engine options, it provides something because that just around any taste and price range. We drove a wide variety of E-Class models critical year consisting of the E63 AMG Sedan, E400 Coupe and also E43 AMG Sedan— but it to be the E400 Wagon the stole our heart. In today"s SUV/CUV-heavy market, the sporty-looking terminal wagon was an absolute hoot come drive, and one of the coolest means we can imagine toting about up to 7 passengers.

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As funny as last year"s Mercedes-Benz E-Class was, the lineup is acquiring some updates many notably under the hood. For 2019, a brand-new engine reinvented the E43 right into the E53, if an raised power output saw the E400 renamed as the E450. After all, what might be much better than a 329-horsepower family wagon? A 362-horsepower family wagon, of course. And also that"s just what the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon is!

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon Exterior

All that the updates made come the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon took location either under the hood or inside the cabin, so the exterior styling carries end unchanged. Our previous E400 Wagon had a much more sinister look at pairing the Selenite Gray Metallic repaint with blacked-out trim courtesy of the Night Package, yet this automobile looked much more of the luxury component with the Cardinal Red Metallic repaint (a ($1,080 designo color) and an ext bright trim consisting of the chrome home window molding, door mirrors, door handles and also roof rack. The course, the AMG body styling ($500) add to a sportier presence with the five-spoke wheels and AMG grille.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon Interior

The large improvement made inside the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon is the redesigned three-spoke Nappa leather multifunction steering wheel. This fairly minor adjust delivers a significant enhancement for the driver endure with brand-new Touch regulate Buttons to make it even easier to manage many functions of the cabin native driver assistance systems and also audio mechanism to the tech options like the ($850) 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster and ($990) head-up display.

The all at once cabin style remains unchanged, i m sorry isn"t a problem since this was already one the the most stylish and luxurious interiors in this segment. Proving that more luxury is constantly better, this car was equipped v some ultra-lux packages beginning with the $4,900 designo Nappa animal leather package that added a mix of black and also titanium leather, seats v a beautiful quilted and perforated design, stitched leather everywhere and a suede-like headliner, which my daughter love to compose her name on. It additionally had the $2,600 Premium package (Burmeister Surround Sound audio system and inductive wireless smartphone charging), $1,100 Acoustic comfort Package (with more cabin insulation, acoustic windshield and also side windows) $760 three-zone climate control and $550 soft-close doors.

The mid-size E450 Wagon has a roomy and luxurious cabin the accommodates increase to 7 passengers consisting of the rear-facing, stowable jump seats. With little kids in tow, this seats open up up a third-row seating area that offers plenty the headroom and legroom, yet you deserve to only accessibility the rear-most seats by crawling through the liftgate. This seats cleverly fold right into the cargo floor once they aren"t essential to develop a perfectly flat storage area of 35 cubic feet behind the 2nd row and also 64 cubic feet with the second-row seat folded down. Youngsters will love sit in the behind jump seat leaving plenty of room for 3 adults to sit comfortable in the middle row. Front passengers acquire the best seat in the house, though, especially with this tester"s considerable option perform that has $1,320 massaging multicontour seats, $1,050 Warmth and Comfort package (rapid heater seats, heated armrests and also heated steering wheel) and also $450 for heated and also cooled seats.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon Powertrain

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon still offers a 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 combine to a nine-speed automatically transmission and also standard 4MATIC all-wheel drive, yet the engine"s power has actually been boosted from 329 horsepower and 354 lb-ft that torque approximately 362 horsepower and 369 lb-ft that torque. Also with this boost in power, the 2019 E450 likewise gets a slight boost in fuel economic situation with EPA-rated fuel economic situation estimates that 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg ~ above the highway*. Unlike the rear-wheel-drive Coupe and also Cabriolet, the E450 Sedan and Wagon both come standard through 4Matic all-wheel drive.

The added power under the hood the the E450 is instantly noticeable with boosted acceleration that drops the 0-60 time to simply 5.1 seconds, i m sorry is not just 0.2 seconds faster than the E400 but likewise the exact same amount much faster than the Jaguar XF S Sportbrake we drove last year. The being said, the E450 isn"t all around speed (that"s what the E63 is for). In many driving, the E450 is as smooth together you might want indigenous a luxury sedan while that optional Acoustic comfort Package provides the cabin very quiet, but when Sport mode is selected, the terminal wagon reflects off the sportier side. In fact, the brand-new E450 4Matic Wagon can actually be much more of a sleeper 보다 the Mercedes-AMG E43!

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon Safety

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon has actually yet to it is in crash tested by the national Highway Traffic security Administration, but it"s practically identical come the 2018 version year, which got a five-star as whole crash rating. This tester was equipped v the $1,290 Parking help Package and also $800 Exterior bright Package as well as the $2,250 Driver help Package, which provides the enhanced safety systems featured ~ above the 2018 S-Class models making use of a substantially broader scope the map and navigation data.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon Overall

With the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 Wagon, Mercedes took one of the coolest family cars top top the market and made it even much better with included performance, safety and interior refinements. These improvements do an outcome in a slim price hike, though, together the 2019 E450 Wagon"s $64,200** starting MSRP is $1,150 than the 2018 E400 Wagon, but this price is still considerably lower 보다 the Jaguar XF S Sportbrake. Ours tester did add much more than $13,000 of alternatives giving the an as-tested price of $88,535.

Make sure to visit your neighborhood AutoNation-affiliated Mercedes-Benz dealership and also test journey the 2019 Mercedes-Benz E-Class today!

* based upon 2019 EPA usage ratings. Your mileage will differ depending on certain vehicle trim, exactly how you drive and maintain her vehicle, steering conditions, and other factors.

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** MSRP excludes tax, license, registration, destination charge and options. Dealer prices might vary.