The Classic C1 series is the new entry-level vacuum cleaner line by Miele. The Miele C1 vacuum cleaners offer the benefits of owning a true Miele vacuum at a price that is comfortable for most households. They are equipped with a strong 1200 watt Miele-made Vortex Motor System. Constructed from durable, high impact ABS plastic, the very same material used in professional football helmets. All Miele vacuums are known for their quiet operation, but the C1 models are equipped with a new sound insulator, making this model particularly quiet.Accessories are safely secured to the C1 model by a convenient VarioClip allowing accessories to always be at hand for detail cleaning.