India-bound 2018 Mercedes A-Class enters production
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The 2018 Mercedes A-Class’ series production commenced yesterday. The same day, Mercedes-Benz introduced add-on parts and optional alloy wheels for its latest compact hatchback.
The fourth-gen Mercedes A-Class is currently produced at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Rastatt, Germany. In a few weeks, production of the new generation model will commence at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Kecskemet, Hungary. Production at Valmet Automotive's Uusikaupunki plant in Finland will commence by June this year.
Gearing-up for the 2018 Mercedes A-Class’ market launch scheduled to take place next month, Mercedes-Benz has introduced a slew of add-on Mercedes-Benz Sport Equipment and various optional alloy wheels. The list of genuine add-on parts includes Carbon-Style front apron spoiler lip, ORVM cover, B-pillar cover, side skirts and roof spoiler and body-coloured rear spoiler.
For an even more individual styling, all-new Mercedes A-Class buyers can select from four different optional alloy wheels. The options include 16-inch 5-double-spoke alloy wheels in vanadium silver, 17-inch 5-spoke alloy wheels in vanadium silver, 18-inch 5-double spoke alloy wheels in black and with high-sheen rim edge and 19-inch 5-double-spoke alloy wheels in black and with high-sheen rim edge.
Images of the aforementioned genuine add-on parts and alloy wheels are included in the image gallery below.