2017 Mercedes CLA Release Date, Price, Review, Specs
The Mercedes-Benz CLA was released at the 2013 North American International Auto Show and went on sale the same year. The 2017 Mercedes CLA-Class boasts styling changes, the CLA-Class is an entry-level luxury automobile. The smallest sedan that wears the Mercedes-Benz badge, it seems more like a coupe than a sedan and is shaped just like the larger CLS-Class, which is known as a 4-door coupe. 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA release date price review specs.
2017 Mercedes CLA Redesign Exterior and Interior
The outside design of the upcoming model could be very attractive and luxurious and it is going to be slightly redesigned. The one thing in the exterior design which has remained unchanged are the headlights. The headlights can be powered by the latest LED technology of course, however the design would be the same as before. The front grille of the Mercedes CLA 2017 is black with the well-known Mercedes logo within the center as well as with a horizontal line in the center. The front bumper is totally redesigned, with the big air intakes which are connected across the width of the fascia. The front fascia of the new model is similar to the other Mercedes models and definitely, this gave the results. New 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA will hit the market with 18 inch light alloy wheels with 13 spoke. At the back, the taillights are the same as before, however the layout of the lights has changed a bit. Additionally, according to Mercedes, the rear bumper goes to be completely redesigned.
Changes to the cabin of the 2017 Mercedes CLA include a new upholstery choices, new Eight-inch dashboard screen, new gauges, a new silver finish for some buttons and switches. The overall design theme of the inside is unchanged. A backup camera is now standard, and the optional Smartphone Integration Package brings Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone mirroring to the CLA-Class. Other available features include a panoramic sunroof, an automated parking system and a Harman Kardon stereo. 2017 Mercedes CLA redesign exterior and interior.
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA Engine Specs
The German automobile manufacturer is expected to provide with two engine options: one for a 2-door coupe and the other for a 4 door sedan. These would be the two variants of the new CLA. The coupe might be equipped with a 2.0 liter twin-scroll turbo I4 engine while the sedan a 2.0 liter turbo I4 engine. The coupe engine is rated at 355-hp and 350-lb-ft while the sedan’s at 208-hp and 258-lb-ft. The engines might be backed up by a six-speed manual or seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission system. The coupe will take 4.1-seconds to speed up from 0 to 60 mph while the sedan will take 6.3-seconds. Concerning fuel consumption, EPA figures stand around 26-mpg city / 38 mpg highway. 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA engine specs.
2017 Mercedes CLA Release Date and Price
This 2017 Mercedes CLA is still in the pre-production stage and is assumed to get into the showroom in either 2017 or 2018. The automaker is still not ready to disclose the price of this automobile, however will be expected to be around $33,000. The 2017 Mercedes CLA release date and price.