Unveiled in early 2019, the Mercedes-Benz CLA180 Coupe AMG Premium Plus adopts the latest design language Mercedes-Benz made for the CLS-Class Coupe.
Compared to its predecessor, the second-generation CLA-Class Coupe is 48 mm longer, 53 mm wider, and 2 mm shorter in height while the wheelbase has increased by 30 mm.
Featuring an almost flat underbody, the car’s drag coefficient is just 0.23 and this helps with fuel efficiency. It boasts of AMG bodystyling – front apron, rear apron, and side skirts.
And to complement a great powertrain, this second-generation CLA-Class model comes with 18-inch AMG alloy wheels, lowered sports suspension, ENERGIZING package, and a panoramic sunroof.
Engine and Performance
The German automaker’s first-ever front-wheel-drive and four-door model comes with a turbocharged 1.3-litre 4-cylinder powerplant producing 134 hp and 200 Nm mated to a 7-speed 7G-DCT gearbox driving the front wheels.
It takes 9 seconds for the benchmark 0 to 100 km/h sprint, with the top speed of 215 km/h.
Like the A-Class Hatchback and A-Class Saloon, the Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) infotainment system with its dual 10.25-inch touchscreens.
It comprises technology, such as the smartphone integration including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and “Hey Mercedes” voice activation.
Comfort Features and Key Equipment Specifications
The Mercedes-Benz CLA180 Coupe AMG Premium Plus’ key features include galvanized gearshift paddles, brushed stainless-steel sports pedals with rubber studs, floor mats with “AMG” lettering.
Technical Specifications of the Mercedes-Benz CLA180 Coupe AMG Premium Plus
|Engine capacity||1,332 cc|
|Engine type||4-cylinder in-line 16-valve Turbocharged|
|Bore x Stroke||(72.2 x 81.4) mm|
|Power||100kW (134 bhp)|
|Acceleration||9s (0-100 km/h)|
|Top speed||215 km/h|
|Fuel consumption||17 km/L|
|Misc technical data|
|Drive type||Front-wheel drive|
|Vehicle type||Luxury Sedan|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||(4688 x 1830 x 1439) mm|
|Min turning radius||5,550 mm|
|Kerb weight||1,410 kg|
|Fuel tank capacity||43 L|
|Boot/Cargo Capacity||460 L|
|Brakes (Front)||Ventilated disc|
|Suspension (Front)||McPherson suspension with spring strut and wishbone, coil springs, twin-tube gas-filled shock absorbers, stabiliser|
|Suspension (Rear)||Multi-link, coil springs, gas-pressure shock absorbers, stabiliser|
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