What Is Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC®?
European drivers have been utilizing diesel engine efficiencies for a long time, but here in the United States many drivers are only just learning about how diesel can aid them on the road. While diesel was previously associated with pickup trucks, SUV and even sedan drivers in San Diego can now enjoy the option as well! When you choose a Mercedes-Benz diesel vehicle, you can take advantage of BlueTEC® clean diesel technology whether you’re behind the wheel of an SUV or a cargo van. Explore all of the exciting details about how BlueTEC® systems work to limit pollution-causing emissions with Mercedes-Benz of Escondido, below!
How Does Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC® Work?
You may be wondering, “What about hybrid vehicles?” While hybrid models have long been popular for eco-conscious drivers, diesel vehicles continue to gain popularity due to their ability to deliver powerful performance without sacrificing fuel efficiency. How does BlueTEC® diesel technology manage to improve performance and fuel economy, all while reducing vehicle emissions for diesel engines? Take a closer look at the BlueTEC® engine components to learn more:
- High-pressure fuel injection creates optimal pressure and operation
- Variable-vane turbocharger creates more powerful combustion
- AdBlue liquid solution is injected into the exhaust to convert nitrogen oxide emissions to nitrogen and oxygen (which, when separated, are not harmful to the environment)
Explore the Advantages of Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC®
Plenty of Mercedes-Benz hybrid options are always available to Escondido drivers, so why make the change to BlueTEC® Each BlueTEC® model creates a fuel economy that is approximately six to eight miles per gallon higher than their gas-powered alternatives. With this clean diesel engine technology, you can get the powerful performance you desire while remaining eco-friendly on the roads of San Marcos.
Which Mercedes-Benz Vehicles Offer BlueTEC®?
A wide range of new Mercedes-Benz vehicles offer BlueTEC® diesel technology! Whether you’re a Escondido business owner interested in a Sprinter BlueTEC® option or you’re a Valley Center commuter looking for a luxury E-Class sedan, Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC® is an option.
Learn More About BlueTEC® Diesel Vehicles at Mercedes-Benz of Escondido
Have lingering questions about Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC® diesel technology? Contact our team at Mercedes-Benz of Escondido or visit us in Escondido to learn more! Be sure to take a look at our latest selection of new vehicle specials before getting behind the wheel. Want to learn about more Mercedes-Benz features and technologies? Check out our online information hub where you’ll find features on coupes vs. sedans and much more!