Mercedes Benz CLA might enter the Indian market this year or early next year. Let's see what the upcoming Mercedes Benz CLA will bring to the our market.
Earlier this year, Mercedes Benz has confirmed their intention to launch six new models in the India market this year. One of the new models to arrive in India market this year is the 2020 Mercedes Benz CLA. Mercedes Benz CLA along with GLA and GLS were scheduled to launch in the second quarter of 2020. However, due to the pandemic outbreak, the launches of these vehicles are likely to be delayed until later. While waiting for the new announcement from Mercedes Benz about the launch of these new vehicles, we will give you all of the available details about the new 2020 Mercedes Benz CLA.
2020 Mercedes Benz CLA Exterior
Last year, the new Mercedes Benz CLA made its debut at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The new model features a new design language which is used on for both the exterior and the interior. It receives styling cues from the A-class. Notably, the new CLA looks sportier compared to the previous generation. Based on the revised version of the MFA platform, the CLA is longer and wider than its previous model.
2020 Mercedes Benz CLA comes with a completely new look
New Mercedes Benz CLA features a lower stance and larger width, which increase the sporty quotient of the compact sedan. The rear design receives a comprehensive upgrade in order to smooth out the previous awkward look, which works out quite well in the end.
2020 Mercedes Benz CLA Interior
On the inside, the Mercedes Benz CLA is fully loaded with a host of cutting-edge features. On the global-spec model, the new CLA comes with a dual-screen display setting along with other new technologies like MBUX infotainment system, interior assist gesture control system, voice control, AI-based virtual assistant and more. The MBUX infotainment system is available as standard on the new Mercedes Benz CLA across different markets.
The interior of the new Mercedes Benz CLA also receives a host of new features
Apart from the feature enhancement, the Mercedes Benz CLA also offers improvement in terms of interior space with better headroom and rear-seat legroom. The quality material has also improved significantly.
About the engine system, the global version of the Mercedes CLA derives power from a 2.0 four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine. Paired with a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, this unit is that generates a top power 302Ps and maximum torque of 295Nm. This powertrain comes with the 4MATIC All-drive-drive system. Another diesel engine is expected to be included at launch.
What is the expected price of the Mercedes Benz CLA 2020?
When entering the India market, the Mercedes Benz CLA is expected to be priced around Rs 40 lakh.