Riding on the success of its predecessors, the 2016
Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake is a machine of
pure beauty, awesome performance and stunning looks that will
surely turn heads on the streets.
2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA Interior and Exterior
In keeping up with the class associated with Mercedes, this
2016 version delivers an elegant look. It has an inclined
tailgate and a slightly extended roof-line. Its rear end and
shooting brake particularly deliver a superb riding experience.
To add onto that, it comes with a carbon-fiber, AMG night and
other AMG exclusive packages that make it possible to customize
it to suit your preferences.
The “babe” measures 4630 mm long, 1777 mm wide and stands at
1435 mm with its wheels measuring 18 inch with a AMG 5
twin-spoke light –alloy. Other awesome features include
carbon-fiber mirror housings and brake caliers that come in red
all serving one purpose of providing you with a pleasurable
ride which Mercedes has strived to keep and improve with its
every production. It comes with a ample cargo capacity as well.
To further heighten the epic ride, the seats are designed to
give heightened comfort and are covered with artico leather and
dinamica microfiber. To sum up its beauty, it comes with AMG
floor mats, an electric panoramic sunroof, AMG star up screen,
AMG stainless sill panels not forgetting a race time stopwatch
that makes it ideal for sports car lovers.
Safety is very important and as expected Mercedes always have
that in mind in each of their vehicles; as such this one comes
with a whole new collision prevention assist plus system which
is expected to reduce rear-end collisions by a whopping 30%.
Engine Specs and Performance
No matter how beautiful a car is in its appearance, what
matters most is the engine. This new Mercedes-Benz
CLA 2016 Shooting Brake outside grandeur is
supported by a 355 horsepower, turbocharged two litre and four
cylinder engine, with 331 lb-ft of torque at 2250 rpm.
Mercedes has really incorporated many aspects into this
car as it is also somewhat eco-friendly since its engines have
reduced emissions from its predecessors.
It has a maximum speed of 155 mph or 250 km/hour releasing 161
g CO2 /km in the process. It attains a 0-60 miles per hour
with only 4.6 seconds while displacing 180 ponies per liter and
has a 133 KW hp with EU 6 emission standards.This shiny
Mercedes engine is paired with the new 7-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT
DCT transmission. Its spring and damper elements are well
integrated to minimize body roll when pressing for high speed.
Price and Release Date
It is widely expected to be released in 2015 at the Geneva
Motor show and one has to fork out a sum in the range of $
48,000 – $52,500. Watch out for AUDI RS4 AVANT which has been
termed as its main competitor.