The history of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Thirty-nine years ago, the first compact sedan was unveiled by Mercedes-Benz. With the code name W201, the 190 and 190E, which was built between 1982 and 1993, ushered in the modern compact luxury saloon option for the brand. 

The C-Class name was only adopted in 1993 when the W202 was launched. 

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