The 2012 Mercedes-Benz E-Class is a luxury car available in sedan, coupe, soft-top convertible, and wagon trim levels. The E350 trims are powered by a 3.5-liter V6 engine (302 hp) is offered with a 268 hp producing V6 engine while the E550 trims get an upgraded 4.6-liter V8 engine (402 hp). Sedans and coupes are RWD but the sedans are also available with 4MATIC AWD. For those drivers who prefer diesel the E350 BlueTEC RWD sedan offers a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 engine that produces 210 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque. All trims are available with a 7-speed automatic transmission enabling duel mileage to fall within an EPA estimated range of 15 mpg city to 32 mpg highway, depending on model selection. For those who crave performance E63 AMG sedan/wagon are also offered boasting a 5.5-liter biturbo V8, that produces 518 hp, equipped with an AMG SPEEDSHIFT 7-speed manual transmission. Features include navigation, premium sound, and hands-free phone capabilities. Safety comes in the form of 11-way airbag protection, blind-spot assist, anti-lock braking, electronic stability program, and active body control. The E-Class is backed by a 4-year/50,000 miles.