Mercedes 10 years ago founded the newclass “coupe car with four doors”. It was a class in which Mercedes dominates. A representative of Mercedes in this class is the CLS model. For 2015 the Mercedes comes with refreshed 2015 Mercedes CLS. This model first appeared ten years ago and Mercedes has so far sold 350,000 copies of this model. In 2010 debuted the station wagon version of the model. German carmaker at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK to customers introduced version 2015 CLS.
2015 Mercedes CLS Class redesign
The competition in this class is very strong so that Mercedes made a number of changes in order to maintain a dominant position. The most significant changes relate to the Multibeam LED headlamps and there are AMG and Night Line Plus equipment package made for those who want to be different from other cars on the streets. Other changes are reduced to changed bumpers. The interior design has kept its predecessor, but now offers quality materials and larger list of standard and optional equipment.
2015 Mercedes CLS Class engine
Most attention is drawn the new CLS220 BlueTec model, which meets the new Euro 6 exhaust emission standards and is characterized by modern 2.1L diesel engine with 168 hp and 400 Nm of torque. The offer is still 3.0L V6 diesel and its power is still 254 hp and 619 Nm of torque. The current CLS350 has been replaced with more modern CLS400, which provides a 3.0L twin-turbo V6 petrol models. This engine develops 328 hp and 479 Nm of torque, which is 26 hp and 81 Nm of torque more than in atmospheric 3.5L V6 engine that replaces.The top offer for the 2015 CLS is is a sports model AMG with a 5.5L twin-turbo V8 engine and 549 hp and 577 hp, which is enough to accelerate to 100 km / h in just 4.5 seconds. All models will transfer power to the rear wheels via a new nine-speed automatic transmission replacing the previous two lower.
2015 Mercedes CLS Class release date and price
Production and sales 2015 Mercedes CLS Class starts in September. The starting price of the previous model was 58,200 euros (about 79,300 U.S. dollars) and is not expected to change rates. In this class Mercedes is the undisputed leader, BMW and Audi are a lot of progress but not enough to threaten the Mercedes.