Mercedes CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake
After the restyling of the Mercedes Class A, the Germans have used to upgrade slightly other compact model such as Mercedes Class B, CLA CLA Shooting Brake and GLA . Mercedes Expands Options for these models and also offers new engines in all of them (availability according to markets). The brand took the opportunity to carry out the change names , renaming the CDI engines like d, the Electric Drive as e and natural gas as c.
whole range of compact Mercedes Wins called Dynamic Select a driving mode switch that lets you choose between Comfort, Sport, Eco and Individual options and modify the parameters of the accelerator, the change automatic steering, air conditioning and new adaptive suspension. For the GLA is provided a fifth mode called Off-road. From 2016 they will also come new features to the multimedia equipment, such as MirrorLink, Android and Apple Auto carplay . Class B and GLA will also offer a new color metallic green body.
But undoubtedly the new Mercedes engines that receive Class B, CLA, CLA Shooting Brake and the SUV GLA are those relating to its engine. Thus, the Class B petrol engine opens access Variant B 160, with a 1.6 turbo 102 horses power. This engine can be associated both six-speed manual transmission or automatic dual-clutch 7. The B 180 d of 109 horses also debuts low consumption BlueEFFICIENCY variant Edition with half homologated 3.6 liter, compared to 4.0 normal variants.
In the case of the CLA Shooting Brake range diesel engine opens access to CLA 180 d of 109 horses with the original Renault engine 1.5 . Two new alternatives with all-wheel drive and automatic transmission (4Matic) in the 200d and 220d versions of 136 and 177 horses, respectively, were also added. CLA 250 and 250 4Matic increase its power from 211 to 218 horses.
The Mercedes GLA, meanwhile, looks like the variant 220 d passes offer 170-177 horsepower in both front-wheel drive versions as 4Matic. All versions 250 horses and 218 petrol front-wheel drive Mercedes compact range are also available with manual transmission.
Source – Mercedes
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Article The Mercedes Class B, CLA and GLA premiere new engines and more equipment was originally published in Current Motor.