The Mercedes-Benz company prepares model is more younger than the A-class

And nzhener of Mercedes started development of a compact crossover which in a model range of brand will settle down a step below the A-class, present mladshenky in family of a three-beam star. About it to the Autocar edition was reported by the manager of the company, wished to remain the unknown. New supermini as if will be issued in 2016 and will compete to the models constructed on the basis of concepts of Land Rover DC100 and Volkswagen Taigun.

Still it was considered to be the smallest crossover of the Mercedes-Benz brand the GLA model (on a photo) which actively run in in a camouflage and promise to present officially in April on an auto show in Shanghai. However now GLA outgrew the status of younger model: about the future City-G say that in the sizes it will be comparable to a hatchback of Volkswagen Polo and, respectively, to belong to the class of B.

According to an anonymous source, in a basis of the City-G model the JC1 platform (joint compact first generation) created by joint efforts of the Daimler company and its partner, alliance Renault Nissan will lay down. This "cart" suits both for forward, and a full drive, allows to choose one of two lengths of wheel base and to vary a track. That to engines of tiny G-vagena, it, possibly, there will be four-cylinder petrol units of small capacity with direct injection of fuel, and also diesel engines with Common Rail system — motors too are developed by forces of joint venture with Renault Nissan.