Business cars are called the "upper middle class." They do not reach the executive class cars a bit. They have high fuel consumption, a slightly massive body with low maneuverability and high cost. Average specifications - 4.8m to 5m long, 1.8m wide. Engine displacement up to 2l, power - from 150l.s. There are also reliable protection systems: airbags, ABS and more. A lot of luggage will not fit in the body, and the cabin is designed for several passengers, but still this is a car for a certain circle of people.
The target audience of E-class owners is people with good income who can spend money on maintaining vehicles. They move, as a rule, between cottage villages and the city - on spacious streets, the machine best shows its qualities. This vehicle is not designed to carry bulky cargo.
When choosing the rating of e-class cars, we were guided by the following criteria:
Despite the excitement around crossovers, the E-class segment does not lose its fans. According to the analytic company Focus2move in the 1st half of 2019. over 1.2 million new business-class cars have been sold worldwide. Sales dynamics, in comparison with 2018, is not outstanding, but positive, at 3.1% growth.
Based on the above criteria and sales results in the 1st half of 2019, TOP-5 popular business class sedans for comfortable travel and trips around the city in the price / quality ratio will be presented.
Opens our list of sedan, which has become a real bestseller worldwide. The BLS car rental company has a new Toyota Camry, which you can rent to try out the 2.5L gasoline model in practice. Cars in 2019 became the best-selling not only in Ukraine, but also in the CIS countries and the USA. The competitors are Mazda 6, Nissan Teana and Skoda Superb.
The car has all the amenities. Standard equipment includes ESP, airbags, ABS, power windows rear and front, 2-zone climate control, heated front seats, windshield.
The new model received a 2.5-liter gasoline unit, a 6-speed automatic transmission. The latter replaced the old 4-speed "hydraulic machine". In addition to 2.5 liters, the automaker introduced two more to the market - with a volume of 2 and 3.5 liters. The pluses include the safety and reliability of a business class car, and the downsides are expensive spare parts. The cost of a car in Ukraine starts from 727 thousand UAH.
On the second level of our list is the first rival Toyota Camry. You can choose a car in 4 engines: 1.8 liter, 2 liter and 3.6 liter gasoline + 2 liter diesel. A 6-speed gearbox is integrated, as well as a 6- and 7-speed automatic. It accelerates to 100km / h in just 8.8s. The cost of a car in Ukraine starts from 727 thousand UAH. The cost of a car in Ukraine starts from 760 thousand UAH.
The pluses include a soft suspension, high comfort, good handling on Ukrainian roads. At the height of the trim, and rear seats - out of competition. You can add to the list low fuel consumption not only along the highway, but also around the city.
Drivers of the shortcomings note that arches rustle on the coarse asphalt of the model. Another disadvantage is the low liquidity of Skoda Superb on the secondary market - in just a year, a car loses 20% of its original value. In the winter, at idle, the car warms up for a long time.
An American car as standard is sold in an authorized dealership for 616 571 UAH. for the version of Business, and from 801 255 UAH. for Lux. At the same time, the 2L EcoBoos engine can accelerate to 100km / h in just 8.7s. If this indicator is not important for you, you can purchase 5l 149l.s. with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Despite the high price, the number of options offered for the Ford Mondeo can be compared with the best models from BMW and Audi.
The brand of the German automobile plant has become a symbol of quality and advanced technology. The 5th generation Mercedes-Benz E-class, which entered the market in 2017, also excelled. The company then sold over 385 thousand units, gaining a 36% increase. The cost of a car in Ukraine starts from 1.38 million UAH. The line received gasoline and diesel from 1.9l / 150l.s. in the basic configuration up to 4.0l / 612l.s. at modifications AMG.
The main technological innovations of the car are protection against theft of vehicles, driver assistance packages, keyless entry into the cabin and engine start. For the convenience of passengers and the driver, special packages of memory for seats, seat heating, and interior lighting have been developed. There is even a special acoustic comfort package.
Coupe, jeep or sports crossover - Audi has entered the business segment of the business class with different options. The machine is assembled in Russia according to German drawings. This decision was made due to the characteristics of the roads of the CIS countries. The new model range brought innovations in the field of navigation and multimedia systems, although the design did not receive changes. The decoration and the interior as a whole were a little different. Dynamic characteristics were on top. Auto with 333l.s. accelerates the vehicle to 100 km in just 5 s.
The classification of business-class cars allows you to get acquainted with cars, which are called status cars in the world. E-level when moving from the middle segment can pleasantly surprise the driver with the level of comfort and power characteristics. These vehicles are designed to take the best from travel.
If you are planning a business visit, a trip to the airport or a friendly meeting in the cities of Ukraine, you can use the services of BLS. It offers the possibility of renting a car in Kyiv and other Ukrainian cities for a couple of hours or more. If desired, you can rent a business class car with a driver. Everything is convenient to do on the site https://bls.ua/. Also, the company offers profitable leasing programs, as well as the sale of used cars.
Car rental company BLS monitors European reliability ratings for E-class cars. All brands and models in the catalog received high reviews and consumer ratings. Transport passes timely maintenance and technical inspection after the client. For a small fee, the salon will be equipped with GPS, a child’s car seat by age, and Wi-Fi internet. Casco and civil liability are already included in the rental price.