Imported into India as CBU (Completely Built Unit), Mercedes Benz CLA sedan is priced in the range of Rs. 31.50 lakhs to Rs. 35.90 lakhs (ex-showroom New Delhi).
The Audi A3 competitor is the sixth product in India to be built on Modular Front Architecture. Other cars in the country underpinned by MFA platform include CLA 45 AMG sedan; GLA Class, GLA 45 AMG SUVs; A-Class and B-Class hatchbacks.
The new entry-level Mercedes Benz sedan in India is offered in both petrol and diesel variants. Engine options include 2.0 litre 4-cylinder turbo petrol motor capable of delivering 181 bhp max power and 300 Nm peak torque, and a 2.1 litre diesel mill generating 134 bhp max power and 300 Nm peak torque. Both are mated to 7-speed auto transmission with Sport, Economy and Manual driving modes. Manual gear change can also be performed using paddle shifters behind the steering wheel.
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According to the company, Mercedes Benz CLA petrol is capable of sprinting from 0-100 kmph in 7.8 seconds and top speed of 235 kmph, while CLA 200 CDI will manage 0-100 kmph acceleration in 9.8 seconds.
Price list of Mercedes Benz CLA Class (ex-showroom New Delhi):
CLA 200 CDI – Rs. 31.50 lakhs
CLA 200 Sport – Rs. 35 lakhs
CLA 200 CDI Sport – Rs. 35.90 lakhs