The W124 is a mid-sized vehicle that was manufactured by Mercedes-Benz between 1985 and 1996. It was the first Mercedes-Benz model to be officially designated as an E-Class, and it set the standard for future models in terms of build quality and safety features. The W124 was available in a variety of body styles, including sedan, coupe, convertible, and wagon. It was also available with a variety of engines, including gas and diesel options. The W124 remained in production until 1996, when it was succeeded by the W210 E-Class. Even today, the W124 is highly regarded by automotive enthusiasts for its plush interior, solid engineering, and bulletproof reliability.