When the post-enforces its move faster Mercedes-products of magic, it focuses on the already-hot AMG versions. BRABUS set sail a little more green with just introduced its Power Xtra D6 BLUE kit specially designed for the new E300 BLUETEC. The kit increases the production of diesel from 47 horses.
The power gain is achieved through a system of auxiliary engine which is designed to work in harmony with the BLUETEC special catalysts and filters the exhaust. The result is 258 horsepower and a superb 450 lbs-ft of torque from 3.0 liters diesel V6. BRABUS receivables 6.8 seconds 0-62 mph sprint and a limited top speed of 155. The gain power is done without any loss of fuel economy, too. An amendment to suspension, brakes, wheels, body kit and stainless steel exhaust system is also available on BRABUS for E300, but are not part of the performance package.
BRABUS was tuning Mercedes diesels since 2001, when the E V8 became one of the first clean-burning diesel sedans performance. The kit D6 BLUE continues that tradition by meeting emission standards EURO V goes into effect in 2011.