Sports version of the new Mercedes CLA shown on video

Sports version of the new Mercedes CLA shown on video

April 8, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The novelty will receive a two-liter petrol “turbo-four” with a return of 306 horsepower. The same unit is now equipped with a Mercedes-AMG A 35.

The company Mercedes-AMG has published a teaser video of the “charged” version of the new generation CLA sedan, which will receive the index “35”. The premiere of the car will be held in mid-April as part of the motor show in New York.

The novelty will receive a two-liter petrol “turbo”. Power unit will be 306 horsepower. The same unit is now equipped with a Mercedes-AMG A 35. The engine will work in conjunction with the all-wheel drive system and a seven-speed robotized gearbox with two clutches.

All other information about the sedan is kept secret. For example, a Mercedes-AMG A35 with such a motor can accelerate from the spot to the first 100 km/h in 4.7 seconds, and its maximum speed is forcibly limited to 250 km per hour. It is assumed that in the future AMG will prepare for the A-Class and CLA variants with the index “45”, which will be equipped with a 400-horsepower engine.

Mercedes-Benz introduced the new generation CLA sedan at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas in January. Car sales in Russia will start in the second quarter of 2019. A novelty built on the architecture of the MFA, created specifically for cars of a compact class. Through the use of a new chassis CLA added in size, and its interior has become more spacious.

Later, Mercedes-Benz declassified a new modification of the second-generation CLA model, called the Shooting Brake. The public premiere of the five-door car, which received a number of technologies from the flagship S-Class, was held at the Geneva Motor Show. Initially, the car will be offered with a single two-liter turbocharged “four” with a capacity of 225 liters. with., paired with a seven-speed robotic gearbox with two clutches and all-wheel drive system.