Q. What is the launch date of Mercedes-Benz CLA in India?
Ans: The Company unveiled the CLA sedan at the 2014 Indian Auto Expo. The exact launch date is yet to be confirmed, but we expect it to be introduced in India by the end of this year or by early 2015.
Q. What is the fuel economy or mileage of the Mercedes-Benz CLA sedan?
Ans: The new CLA will be offered in both petrol and diesel guise. The vehicle is expected to get 2.2-litre engine that returns an impressive 20kmpl of mileage, while the petrol version is likely to feature 1.6-litre engine that delivers a fuel economy of around 15-16kmpl. An AMG version will also make its debut, which is expected to offer around 12-14kmpl of mileage.
Q. Tell me the engine specification of the Mercedes-Benz CLA sedan?
Ans: The CLA sedan will be offered in two petrol and one diesel engine options. Its diesel version will get the 107bhp, 2.2-litre engine, while the gasoline version is likly to feature the 1.6-litre engine producing 121bhp. The company unveiled the CLA 45 AMG model at Auto Expo, which is powered by a 2.0-litre engine.
Q. Tell me the power of the Mercedes-Benz CLA?
Ans: The diesel version of the sedan gets the 2.2-litre oil burner that is capable of developing a top power of 107bhp and 250Nm of peak torque. Its petrol model will sport the 1.6-litre engine that churns out a max power output of 121bhp along with a top torque of 200Nm. The AMG variant will be powered by a 2.0-litre engine that produces 360bhp and 450Nm of top power and torque, respectively.
Q. Does Mercedes-Benz CLA come in an automatic transmission version?
Ans: Yes, all the variants of the sedan are equipped with seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox.
Q. What is the wheelbase of the Mercedes-Benz CLA sedan?
Ans: It has a large wheelbase of 2699mm, which in turn offers an impressive cabin space.
Q. What are the dimensions of Mercedes-Benz CLA?
Ans: Dimensionally, the CLA sedan measures 4691mm in length, 2032mm in width (including external mirrors) and 1416mm of height.
Q. What all features are offered in Mercedes-Benz CLA sedan in India?
Ans: The CLA sedan will be equipped with several advanced comfort and convenience features such as automatic AC with climate control function, an advanced instrument panel, leather covered seats and steering wheel, advanced music system and many more.
Q. What is the boot space of the Mercedes-Benz CLA?
Ans: The vehicle has a large luggage carrying capacity of 470-litres, which is more than sufficient to carry 3-4 suitcases.
Q. Tell me the safety features of the new Mercedes-Benz CLA?
Ans: The new model will be equipped with several high end features. The features includes Attention Assist, collision prevention assist, active parking assist, ABS with EBD and brake assist, ESP and traction control system.
Q. What will be the price of Mercedes-Benz CLA in India?
Ans: The CLA sedan will be locally assembled in India and is likely to be priced in the range of Rs. 25-30 lakh.
Q. Does Mercedes-Benz CLA come with a diesel engine?
Ans: Yes, this sedan will be made available in diesel version- a 2.2-litre engine producing 107bhp and 250Nm of top torque.
Q. How is the interior of the Mercedes-Benz CLA?
Ans: The interiors of the CLA sedan are a dead ringer for the A-Class hatchback. Its i-Pad style display, air vents, and infotainment and heating sections, dashboard and other interior trims are directly lifted from its hatchback sibling.
Q. Is Mercedes-Benz CLA coming to India?
Ans: Yes, the CLA sedan will come to India. It is expected to be launched by year end or by early 2015.
Q. Tell me the ground clearance of Mercedes-Benz CLA?
Ans: The sedan has a ground clearance of around 160mm, which is more than sufficient to drive through Indian cities.
Q. What is the acceleration and pick-up of Mercedes-Benz CLA?
Ans: The AMG version is powered by 2.0L engine that accelerates the sedan to 100kmph from standstill in less than 5 seconds. Its diesel version reaches 0-100kmph in 10.7 seconds, while the 1.6L petrol version crosses 100kmph mark from rest in just 9-9.5 seconds.
Q. What is the Mercedes-Benz CLA top speed?
Ans: The CLA 45 AMG attains a top speed of around 250kmph, while the normal petrol version remains stable at a high speed of around 190-200kmph. The diesel version attains a top speed of around 180-190kmph.