Williamsburg drivers know that their Mercedes-Benz keeps them safe on the road, but what is Mercedes-Benz DISTRONIC PLUS®? Mercedes-Benz DISTRONIC PLUS® active cruise control is a safety technology that keeps you safe on the road by maintaining the vehicle’s speed and distance from the vehicle in front of you.
With the use of radar technology, DISTRONIC PLUS® monitors the distance and intuitively makes adjustments when needed making sure you stay with the flow of traffic. Learn more about the Mercedes-Benz DISTRONIC PLUS® technology with the team at Mercedes-Benz of Hampton, and discover which new Mercedes-Benz models use this technology.
Most new Mercedes-Benz models come equipped with the DISTRONIC PLUS® system. Hampton drivers will find that using the system is relatively simple when following these steps:
It’s important for drivers to remember to only use the DISTRONIC PLUS® system on the highway. Drivers should stay aware of the road and drivers around them, and never completely rely on any driver’s assist technology. Learn more about the Mercedes-Benz DISTRONIC PLUS® by referring to the vehicle’s owner’s manual, or you can contact the team at Mercedes-Benz of Hampton.
Another function featured in the Mercedes-Benz is DISTRONIC PLUS® with Steering Assist. DISTRONIC PLUS® with Steering Assist is only available when it senses both hands are on the steering wheel and only operates at speeds up to 120 mph. When the system is active, a green steering wheel symbol is highlighted on the instrument panel. DISTRONIC PLUS® with Steering Assist tracks lane markings and the surrounding car to correctly make adjustments to steering on the roadway.
Norfolk drivers can transform their driving experience with Mercedes-Benz DISTRONIC PLUS® across many top models:
The DISTRONIC PLUS® system is just one of the intuitive features in the Mercedes-Benz. Continue exploring the Mercedes-Benz by scheduling a test drive at Mercedes-Benz of Hampton. Discover other ways you’re covered on the road with 24/7 Mercedes-Benz Roadside Assistance.