Mercedes-Benz’s E-Class, described by the German carmaker’s sales chief as the “heart” of the brand, has racked up 1.5 million sales in the past six years
Klaus Maier says Mercedes has sold around 12 million E-Class sedans and its predecessors across eight model generations.
It’s sold 1,270,000 current E-Class sedans and 230,000 station wagons.
The most important markets for the E-Class are Germany and America which each account for about 25 percent of total sales. Forty percent of E-Class customers buy a diesel.