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Mercedes E class 4-door sedan

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2014 Mercedes E class 4-door sedan

Safety features

  • Side airbags: front and rear head curtain airbags and front seat-mounted torso airbags (standard); rear seat-mounted torso airbags (optional)
  • Rollover sensor: designed to deploy the side curtain airbags in the event of an impending rollover
  • Driver knee airbag: a separate airbag in the lower instrument panel designed to minimize knee injuries in frontal crashes
  • Automatically adjusting head restraints in front seats move up or down as seats are adjusted forward or rearward
  • Electronic stability control
  • Antilock brakes
  • Programmable daytime running lights

G
Small overlap front
Models built after January 2014

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Injury measures
Head/neck
G
Chest
G
Hip/thigh
G
Lower leg/foot
A
Restraints and dummy kinematics
A

G
Moderate overlap front

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Injury measures
Head/neck
G
Chest
G
Leg/foot, left
G
Leg/foot, right
G
Restraints and dummy kinematics
G

G
Side

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Driver injury measures
Head/neck
G
Torso
G
Pelvis/leg
G
Head protection
G
Rear passenger injury measures
Head/neck
G
Torso
G
Pelvis/leg
G
Head protection
G

G
Roof strength

Overall evaluation
G
Curb weight 3,880 lbs
Peak force 20,961 lbs
Strength-to-weight ratio 5.40
Tested vehicle
2010 Mercedes-Benz E 350 4-door

G
Head restraints & seats
Seats with auto-adjust head restraint (AHR)

Overall evaluation
G
Dynamic rating
G
Seat/head restraint geometry
G

Superior Front crash prevention

  • Optional Pre-Safe Brake
  • Optional Distronic Plus
  • Optional Driver Assistance Package
Overall Evaluation
Crash avoidance rating
Superior
with optional
equipment
6 points total
This system meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's criteria for forward collision warning.
1 point
In the 12 mph IIHS test, this vehicle avoided a collision.
2 points
In the 25 mph IIHS test, this vehicle avoided a collision.
3 points

Basic Front crash prevention
With Collision Prevention Assist only

  • Standard Collision Prevention Assist
Overall Evaluation
Crash avoidance rating
Basic
1 point total
This system meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's criteria for forward collision warning.
1 point
Not available.
0 points
Not available.
0 points