Mercedes-Benz India has launched the CLA-Class facelift with prices starting at INR 31.4 lakh (Ex-showroom, Mumbai). The model will be available in 3 trim levels: CLA 200 d Style (diesel), CLA 200 Sport (petrol) and CLA 200 d Sport (diesel). The prices for the model stand at INR 31.40 lakh, 33.68 lakh and 34.68 lakh respectively.
The Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class facelift Road and Track package gets sporty livery, a carbon spoiler, carbon mirrors and a red hub cover on the wheels. This particular kit will set you back by INR 1.72 lakh over the base price of the model.
The CLA 200 Sport is powered by a 1991 cc four cylinder petrol engine that produces 184 hp at 5500 rpm and 300 Nm of torque at 1200-4000 rpm. Transmission duties are taken care of by a seven speed DCT. This motor helps the CLA 200 to sprint from 0-100 kmph in 7.1 seconds to an electronically limited top speed of 240 kmph.
Powering the CLA 200 d Sport is a 2143 cc four cylinder diesel engine that is tuned to produce 136 hp at 3200-4000 rpm while peak torque is rated at 300 Nm at 1400-3000 rpm. Power is sent to the front wheels via a seven speed DCT. These specifications enable the CLA 200 d facelift to sprint from 0-100 kmph in 9 seconds all the way up to a top speed of 220 kmph.
Visual updates on the CLA face-lift include redesigned LED headlamps, LED tail lights and 17 inch five twin spoke alloy wheels. For the interiors, the model receives a free standing eight inch touchscreen that’s the window to the infotainment system that now features Android Auto and Apple Carplay. Memory functions for the driver and passenger seat have also been included. Also on offer are four drive modes – Eco, Comfort, Sport and Individual. Safety features on the CLA-Class facelift include six airbags, ABS, ESP, tyre pressure monitoring system, attention assist and reverse camera.
Speaking on the occasion, Roland Folger, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India, said, “Ever since its India debut, the CIA has witnessed an overwhelming response from young patrons across the country The CLA is the epitome of dynamic design that seamlessly embodies an intelligent combination of functionality and agility in a modern coupe design The stylish CLA has won several hearts and minds of customers thanks to its distinctive design based on Mercedes-Benz’s new design language and its sensational driving performance It opened doors to many young customers, who prefer to arrive in style wherever they go. The CLA remains one of the best sellers in the New Generation Cars portfolio and underlines the compact sedan’s unmatched popularity, especially amidst the younger generation.”
Following is an image gallery of the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class facelift: