Ladies and gentleman, this is the all-new Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake, a vehicle showing a unique look all of its own that promises to attract new customers to the brand. According to Mercedes-Benz, the CLA Shooting Brake has a length of 4630 mm, a width of 1777 mm and a height of 1435 mm.
Just like the CLS Shooting Brake, the smaller CLA Shooting Brake targets active customers who are looking outside the mainstream. In order to make the vehicle even more attractive, Mercedes-Benz will offer a the CLA Shooting Brake OrangeArt Edition, a special model that features the AMG Line and Night Package as well as orange highlight rings around the headlamps and AMG light-alloy wheels painted in black with an orange rim flange.
Same theme is found at the interior, where we find the Exclusive Package, sports seats with leather/Dinamica microfiber upholstery in black/orange and orange contrasting topstitching, as well as black seat belts with orange stripes. The flat-bottomed steering wheel is wrapped in leather, while the instrument panel in Artico man-made leather and aluminum trim with honeycomb-pattern grain complete the design.
If you don’t like this special edition, Mercedes-Benz will offer the Urban equipment line that uses selected exterior and interior features such as a diamond radiator grille with high-gloss black pins, 5-spoke light-alloy wheels and two-pipe exhaust system with chrome-plated tailpipe trim. Insider, there are sports seats with contrasting topstitching and a multifunction steering wheel.
Moreover, the AMG Line arrives with a more dynamic exterior showing the AMG bodystyling, 18-inch AMG 5-twin-spoke light-alloy wheels and a two-pipe exhaust system with chrome-plated tailpipe trim. Inside, the vehicle gets sports seats in Artico man-made leather/Dinamica, a flat-bottomed steering wheel and leather-wrapped shift lever.
As an option, Mercedes-Benz will offer the panoramic sliding sunroof. When it comes to engines, the Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake will be available with a choice of two diesel and three petrol engines as well as with the 4Matic all-wheel drive system.
The CLA 200 CDI will get a 2.1-liter diesel engine that produces 136 hp (100 kW) and 300 Nm of torque. This engine allows the vehicle to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 9.5 seconds when using a manual transmission and in 9.9 seconds when equipped with the 7G-DCT dual clutch automatic transmission. Top speed for both versions is 215 km/h or 133 mph.
The CLA 220 CDI gets the same 2.1-liter engine that generates 177 hp (130 kW) and 350 Nm of torque. Using the 7G-DCT transmission, this model accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 8.3 seconds, while top speed is 228 km/h or 141 mph.
For those who want a petrol engine, Mercedes-Benz offers the CLA 180, equipped with a 1.6-liter engine that generates 122 hp (90 kW) and 200 Nm of torque. This model needs 9.4 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) when using a manual transmission and 9.3 seconds when equipped with the 7G-DCT automatic gearbox. Top speed is 210 km/h or 130 mph.
The CLA 200 gets the same 1.6-liter engine that develops 156 hp (115 kW) and 250 Nm of torque. This model accelerates in 8.8 seconds to 100 km/h (62 mph) when using a manual gearbox and in 8.7 seconds when equipped with the 7G-DCT transmission. Top speed is 225 km/h or 139 mph.
The CLA 250 gets a 2.0-liter petrol engine with 211 hp (155 kW) and 350 Nm of torque, which enables to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 6.9 seconds when using the 7G-DCT transmission. Top speed is 240 km/h or 149 mph.
The CLA 250 4Matic features the same engine but comes equipped with an all-wheel drive system. As a result, it needs 6.8 seconds to reach 100 km/h (62 mph) and offers a top speed of 240 km/h or 149 mph. [source: Mercedes-Benz]