Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 Shooting Brake official revealed

Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 Shooting Brake official revealed

July 17, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

In the compact family of Mercedes-Benz cars, the next replenishment: the brand new CLA Shooting Brake wagon was equipped with the most powerful 4-cylinder engine in the world and turned it into an ideal car for traveling in Europe.

True European values ​​are not declared by politicians tolerance, multiculturalism and the fight against global warming, but powerful compact cars that are comfortable to go shopping for, work and vacation. Only in Europe such a car as the Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake could have been born, and in March Daimler presented the second generation of this compact station wagon, and today its 45 4Matic + charged version costs well equipped Porsche 718, that is, from about 65-70 thousand euros.

Technically, the Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 Shooting Brake is identical to the AMG 45 A-class hatchback and CLA coupe. It is equipped with the latest 2.0-liter gasoline turbo engine M 139, which is currently considered to be the most powerful four-cylinder engine in the world – gives the maximum 421 hp at 6750 rpm and 500 Nm at 5000-5250 rpm. But this is in the S version, and there is still a basic version, in which the motor output is 387 hp at 6500 rpm and 480 Nm at 4750-5000 rpm The basic version is needed in order to emphasize the advantages of S-Class and squeeze out as much money from the buyer as possible. In particular, the S-Class has larger front brakes and can accelerate to 100 km / h in 4.0 seconds, while the base CLA 45 Shooting Brake in 4.1 seconds. The maximum speed is 275 and 250 km / h, respectively.

Other features of the sports car include a non-alternative 8-speed automatic transmission with two clutches and 4Matic + four-wheel drive with two individual electromechanical power take-offs for the rear wheels, which are configured, among other things, to a special drift mode that allows you to drive a car in power slip. In addition, all the AMG 45 have the original kinematics of the suspension, an extended track of the front wheels and a body reinforced with stretch marks. As an option, adaptive shock absorbers are offered.

The 505-liter trunk allows you to take with you everything you need, and loading bulky things has become more convenient thanks to the fifth door opening, which is larger than the previous generation model. If you wish, you can go on a trip and four of us, because when the CLA generations change, the second-row passengers have a little more free space in all directions.

In Europe, the Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 Shooting Brake will go on sale this fall.