It’s a really clean look, smooth look without a lot of character lines. The ones we do see are subtle. The big three-pointed star floats among a set of horizontal slats in the grille. The LED lighting continues from the DRLs across an illuminated strip at the top of the grille.
The styling is simple and sculptural — a design philosophy we appreciated when we met the new Mercedes-Benz CLS earlier this year — which makes this look approachable. It’s the sort of shape you’d want to run your hand across. Beyond that, we can’t make out much else in this dark shot.
So, to recap, here are stills of the teasers Mercedes has dropped thus far: