A statement issued by the carmaker owned by German giant Daimler said the situation was not related to the airbags crisis at Japanese group Takata.
The General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) said on its website that it was concerned about risks arising from possible defects in the cars' air bag inflators.
The units sold by Mercedes in India in the first nine months of this year are more than the entire 2014 sales.
The C 200 Avantgarde Edition C is priced at Rs 42.54 lakh, C 220 d Avantgarde at Rs 43.54 lakh and C 250 d Avantgarde Edition C at Rs 46.87 lakh.
Mercedes' Tuscaloosa plant, in operation since 1997, employs around 3,700 out of the carmaker's 22,000 US employees, and produced some 3,10,000 vehicles last year, the company said.
They also criticised the government's "hurry to implement the hike in cess" saying a review could have been taken after six months when impact of GST would have been clearer.
The GT R had recently broke the world record at the Buddh International Circuit by clocking the fastest lap of 2:09.853
"Bringing the fastest cars from the fastest family in the world is proof of the increasing importance of India as a market and its potential for performance sports cars," Mercedes-Benz India MD & CEO Roland Folger told reporters here.
The car is an example of the concept cars which the company plans to manufacture in future
Mercedes-Benz on Monday said India's proposal to increases taxes on luxury cars and sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) could impact the carmaker's expansion plans in the country and hurt sales.
Head of Mercedes Benz in India has raised questions about the government's plan to switch entirely to electric vehicles by 2030.
The car maker has already sought help from various ministries, including Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, which has asked them to get in touch with oil and gas firms.
The company reasoned that "better treatment" in terms of taxation could lead to growth of luxury car segment in the country.
"This new SUV Coupe is going to be a key addition to our 43 AMG line and will be instrumental in further popularising the 43 AMG range to a new customer base," Mercedes-Benz India Managing Director and CEO Roland Folger told reporters here.
In January-June, the company sold record 7,171 units, a growth of 8.7 per cent over 6,597 units sold in the same period of last year.
The launch boosts the company's presence in the performance SUV segment and takes Mercedes-Benz's SUV portfolio to eight products, Mercedes-Benz India said in a statement.
The company also rolled out a new four-cylinder diesel engine, OM 654, manufactured at Mercedes-Benz Chakan facility here.
The milestone vehicle, a Mercedes-Benz 40-tonne tractor for a customer in Indonesia, is part of a batch of about 250 trucks on the way to various markets in South-East Asia.
BMW Group, which includes the Mini and Rolls-Royce brands, and built 2.37 million cars last year, plans to double its production capacity in China to 600,000 cars, Handelsblatt said.
The German automaker has not received approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to sell 2017 model diesel vehicles.
The sales growth in January-March period this calendar year has been driven by the E-Class sedan and SUV portfolio led by GLC, Mercedes Benz India said.
At least three new models including Velar, Discovery will hit the Indian roads this year, said Rohit Suri, Managing Director, Jaguar Land Rover India.
The Connoisseur's Edition is available in both S 350d and S 400 variants priced at Rs 1.21 crore and Rs 1.32 crore, respectively (ex-showroom, Pune), Mercedes-Benz India said in a statement. While the S 350d is powered by a 3-litre V6 diesel engine, the S 400 has a 3-litre V6 petrol engine.f
"Our outlook in 2017 is to maintain double digit growth in 2017. In the months of January and February, the sales figures were higher than that of the previous year", VP(sales and marketing) of Mercedes-Benz India Michael Jopp said.
To tame high vehicular pollution, the government last year decided on stricter emission norms of Bharat Stage (BS) VI, equivalent to Euro VI, from April 1, 2020 from BS IV now, thereby skipping BS-V altogether.