Based on the CLS, Mercedes Benz CLA Class compact sedan features world-leading aerodynamics (Cd = 0.22). Dimensions of the CLA Class stand at length/width/height: 4630/1777/1437 millimetres. There are also features like Radar based braking system and Collision Prevention Assist in the new Mercedes Benz CLA Class.
A total of five variants are launched, 4 in petrol and 1 in diesel all with direct injection. The petrol options include CLA 180 1.6L generating 122 hp and 200 Nm, CLA 180 BlueEFFICIENCY 1.6L generating 122 hp and 200 Nm, CLA 200 1.6L generating 156 hp and 250 Nm, and top of the line CLA 250 2.0L generating 211 hp and 350 Nm. The diesel one, is the CLA 220 CDI with 2.2L engine generating 170 hp and 350 Nm. CLA 250 delivers a top speed of 240 kmph and acceleration figures of 6.7 seconds for 0-100 kmph. CLA 180 BlueEFFICIENCY 1.6L is the most efficient, with a mileage of 20 kmpl.
Transmission options in the Mercedes Benz CLA include six speed manual for the CLA 180, CLA 180 BlueEFFICIENCY, and CLA 200 1.6L. For the remaining two, CLA 250 and CLA 220 CDI, you can have the 7G-DCT 4MATIC.
Mercedes-Benz CLA 220 CDI And CLA 250 2013 Detroit Auto Show[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HoxmOR0SHGQ[/youtube]
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2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA – 2013 Detroit Auto Show[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Lj0VVHKnPs[/youtube]