Most vehicles focus on performance capabilities, comfort and safety, but there is fourth category worth discovering. We’re talking about those innovative technology features that make driving even more exciting and help you stay connected even when you’re on the road. Automotive technology has taken some huge leaps in recent years, which makes many drivers wonder what vehicles offer the best technology features. Today we’re going to take a closer look at this query to see what luxury vehicle was recognized for its tech features by Kelly Blue Book.
2017 Kelley Blue Book Announces Best Luxury Auto Tech
Kelley Blue Book recently announced its 2017 Best Auto Tech Award winners to recognize “the vehicles with the most advanced infotainment, convenience and active safety features at a great value to car buyers”. Kelley Blue Book divides this award into two categories: a mainstream vehicle and a luxury car category. This year the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class took the award for Best Auto Tech in the luxury car category.
The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class offers a wide range of technology features to help improve safety and overall driver experience. It is available with touch and swipe steering wheel controls, seat side bolsters that inflate in the event of a side impact and Active Emergency Stop Assist that will bring the car to a stop and turn on the emergency flashers if the driver becomes unresponsive. These advanced features are not available in any other car on the road today, according to Kelly Blue Book.
Another standout technology feature available with the the Mercedes-Benz E-Class is the floating instrument cluster, which is home to two high-resolution 12.3 inch widescreen displays mounted under a pane of glass. These technology features might sound overwhelming, but even drivers who aren’t the most tech savvy will find themselves using these useful intuitive features on a daily basis.
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If you are interested in learning more about what the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class has to offer, call or visit us here at Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale. We will be able to answer any further questions you might have. We can even help you schedule a test drive here in Scottsdale, AZ. Come see these exciting technology features in action.