Mercedes-Benz has launched the new CLS 350 BlueEfficiency at a price tag of Rs of 67.67 lakh ex-showroom Delhi. It is powered by a V6, 3.5-litre petrol engine producing 306PS of power at 6500rpm and a peak torque of 370Nm between 3500-5250rpm. The car accelerates from 0-100 in 6.1 seconds and attains a top speed of 250kmph which is electronically limited. Transmission duties are taken care by the 7G-Tronic automatic.
The CLS is the first passenger car in the world to offer LED High Performance headlamps. This new light system provides, for the first time ever, the Intelligent Light System already proven in Mercedes models fitted with bi-xenon headlamps in combination with LED technology. The headlamps, with their 71 LED lamps in total, underline the appearance of the CLS. The car also features for the first time the LED technology, in the innovative Adaptive Highbeam Assist, resulting in an entirely new level of safety for night-time driving.
“The New CLS 350 is a new benchmark in the premium coupe segment- both in terms of design and sophistication as well as practicality and performance. The equipment and luxurious fitments are second to none; the aggressive stance conveys assertiveness… indeed the New CLS is the perfect expression for the young aggressive Indian,” Mr. Debashis Mitra, Director Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz India, said.
The new Mercedes CLS 350 will take on its competitors like the Audi A7 Sportback and the BMW 5 Series GT priced at Rs 64 lakh and 64.3 lakh respectively, ex-showroom Delhi.
Technical Specifications of Mercedes CLS Class Sedan in India –
- Length 4940 mm
- Width 1881 mm
- Height 1416 mm
- Weight 1735 kg
- Fuel tank 80 litres
- Layout 6 cyls , 3498 cc
- Max power 306 BHP at 6500 rpm
- Max torque 370 Nm at 3500 rpm-5250 rpm
- Installation F
- Bore/stoke 92.9×86.0 mm
- Compression ratio 12.0:1
- Valve gear 4 per cyl
- 7 Speed automatic transmission
- Boot Capacity 520 Litres
- Alloy Wheels 17 Inches