Reviewing the New 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

2014-01-29 10:29:37
Reviewing the New 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG
Reviewing the New 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

Mercedes-Benz is a renowned German automobile manufacturer, which a multinational establishment of Daimler AG. Among the luxury car users, Mercedez Benz is the last word in sophisticated class and comfort. The company now makes buses, coaches, and also trucks. The headquarters of Mercedes-Benz is located at Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg in Germany.


The name Benz first came in at 1926 under the Daimler-Benz, but the actual origin of this famous automakers traces down to 1901 Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft's Mercedes and to the Karl Benz’s 1886 Benz Patent Motorwagen. The slogan of Mercedes-Benz is "Das Beste Oder nichts" means "The best or nothing".

Mercedes-Benz is now one among the "German Big 3" luxury automobiles along with Audi and BMW, and is one of the most selling luxury automobiles in the world. Mercedes-Benz is lately one of the most popular and established automotive brand and is also one of the oldest band in existence, making the first petrol-powered car model.

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG had released just recently. CLA45 can surely change your first and ever impression about the Benz’s performance features. CLA45 changes the entire concepts AMG’s were traditionally following and set forth a brand new trend in this sector. Apart from the rear-wheel drive tradition, the all new CLA45 AMG has got all-wheel drive, however based on the front-drive mechanism. Instead of the monstrous V8 engine you find in most of the other AMG’s, Mercedes-Benz CLA45 features a powerful 2.0L four-cylinder engine with a highly powerful turbocharger.

The overall look is that CLA45 is a pint-sized version when compared to many other AMG products. The length is about 184.7 inches and the width is about 70 inches. This model can be identified as almost of the same size that of the Chevrolet Cruze, however, with about 55.7 inches height, it is almost 2.4 inches short in the height in comparison. The weight comes to around 3494 pounds, so it can be about as hefty as the diesel-powered Cruze.

However, the CLA is a splendidly fashionable design and Mercedes makes it a point that the standard drag coefficient car is kept just 0.23 making it the slipperiest model on the road. Overall, the looks of this model is not overtly bulky as it had been seen in many of the high performance models by many manufacturers. It is stunningly fluid, with lines flowing through, larger air intakes, and aluminum accents on the lower part of the front fascia. The 18-inch wheels are wrapped into 235/40R18 tires. You can also find enhancement like fitting 16-spoke, 19-inch alloy wheels with silver or blackish finish.

On seeing what is there under the hood, Mercedes-Benz claims a unique 2.0-liter turbocharged mill, which is now the most powerful of any four-cylinder engine till date. It can crank out an amazing 355 HP at 6,000 RPM and an equally stunning 332 pound-feet of torque between 2,250 RPM to 5,000 RPM. The huge grunt is the compliment of the Honeywell turbocharger, which is able to put out 26.1 psi of boosting. However, even at the high performing end, you won't find the CLA45 high inefficient. The estimate is that CLA45 will offer about 23 mpg in the city and 31 at highways.

  

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