Company Mecedes-Benz has officially unveiled the sedan CLA-Class, pre-premiere screening of which was held to a narrow circle of persons on the Detroit Auto Show 2013. The presentation of the new model was held January 15 at the Mercedes Fashion Week event in Berlin, and the public car presented at the March on a motor show in Geneva.
As previously reported, Mercedes CLA (2015-2016) is positioned as the automaker four-door coupe, and it is based on the platform laid hatchback A-Class last generation. At cars total wheelbase (2700 mm), but the length of the sedan to 338 mm longer than the hatch.
Configurations and prices Mercedes CLA 2016.
|200||$31,100||1.6 petrol (150 hp)||the robot (7)||front|
|250 4MATIC||$37,200||2.0 petrol (211 hp)||the robot (7)||full|
In its overall dimensions Mercedes CLA even slightly surpassed the C-Class sedan. The length of the new items is 4630 mm (39 mm more than the four-door), width – 2032 mm (with mirrors), height – 1438 mm.
Outside view of the new Mercedes-Benz CLA is solved in the style of Concept Style Coupe, shown at the Beijing Motor Show in the spring of 2012. The car was located nearly vertical radiator grille with a large logo on the center of the sidewall with complex and rear lights, reminiscent of older the CLS.
It is noteworthy that the sedan has a very low drag coefficient equal to 0.23 – this figure is a record among production cars. To achieve this has been due to well thought-out shape of the side mirrors and clever spoilers in the wheel arches.
Salon Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class is almost entirely repeats itself in the A-Class hatchback. They have the same steering wheel, similar to clearance of the front panel with round vents identical architecture of the center console and the same screen multimedia system imposed separately.
Three petrol capacity of 122 (CLA 180), 156 (CLA 200) and 211 (CLA 250) hp – As a powertrain for the car four motor provided and one diesel CDI returns a 170 “horses” (CLA 220). Later in the series appeared “charged” modification of the CLA 45 AMG with a 360-strong turbo.
In addition, the Mercedes CLA (2015-2016) is also available with 4MATIC all-wheel drive system of the new generation, which in normal conditions transmit traction on the front axle wheels. A rear-connected if necessary.
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For a car, a plurality of different security systems, including the function of monitoring the driver’s fatigue, anti-collision system, maintaining system tiering movement, as well as a system of parallel and perpendicular to the automatic parking and many others.
the price of the updated 2016 the Mercedes CLA begins from $31,100 for the version of the CLA 200 with 150-horsepower engine and robotised gearbox. This machine is a fixed configuration “Special Series” with a full set of airbags, ABS, ESP, power accessories, light sensors and rain, air conditioning, audio system with MP3, heated seats, and so on. As an alternative, available all-wheel drive varivant CLA 250 4MATIC value in $37,200.