Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class – Mercedes Wiki

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The Mercedes-Benz CLS is a luxury car of Automobile models assembled by AG in Sindelfingen . Germany and Mercedes-Benz-Valdez in Tianguistenco . Mexico . The Mercedes-Benz is an executive-size Sedan (car) on the W211 E-Class model. The iteration of the CLS is internally designated as the

Marketed as a ‘four door ,’ the CLS recalls the Fastback designs of Robert Opron in the According to a Mercedes-Benz press the CLS-class was produced to combine the emotive charisma of a coupe the comfort and practicality of a saloon. for its four-door design, the CLS’s tends towards a coupe, as its body reduces the rear room to a 2+2 (car body . and it offers a smaller selection of tending towards high of the range, compared to contemporary such as the E-Class . [1]



The CLS marked return to the Executive car coupe since the ( W124 ) E-Class (a Sedan (car) ) went out of in 1995. The (W210 ) E-Class did not a coupe variant, as Mercedes-Benz instead to introduce a smaller based on the compact C-Class. the . However, the CLK-Class was built a lengthened C-Class wheelbase so it be slotted as a Mid-size car vehicle, and it featured styling cues, and similar pricing to the (W210) to give the impression that the E-Class Coupe was directly

The CLS name also caused to confuse it as the four-door version of the the full-sized coupe based on the Indeed, the styling cues of the generation C216 CL has been influenced by the CLS.

Priced to between the mid-sized E-Class and the S-Class. it competes in the range was previously solely occupied by the BMW . Prior to the launch of the CLS, had no direct answer to the executive-sized which positioned itself the compact/mid-sized CLK and the full-sized CL. The CLK is slotted the BMW 3 series coupe/cabriolet and the 6 series while the CL has no direct competitor. maintain, however, that the CLS has no competitor. [1]

During its development, Mercedes-Benz nicknamed the CLS the Jag fighter, hoping it would be the type of vehicle Jaguar customers would be to. Jaguar, however, has not launched a coupe since production recently announced as the 2009 XF sedan. Due to the popularity of the CLS-Class, manufacturers are offering similar coupes.


The first of the CLS, the Mercedes-Benz C219 . is upon the W211 E-Class, but it is six (152 mm) longer.

The CLS-class was first displayed as the CLS concept at the 2003 Frankfurt Motor Show. The production CLS 500 made its debut at the 2004 New International Auto Show . A new AMG was introduced at the 2004 Paris Show . the CLS 55 AMG . Only 3,000 CLS 55 AMG will be built each

The CLS was first offered for sale in the States in January 2005; the CLS CLS 55 AMG and CLS 63 AMG are sold in the United States. The CLS 550 has a price of United States 65,620, with the CLS 55 starting at CLS63 starts at $92,500 for a model, and is offered with wheel mounted paddles (F1 and 19 wheels for the US market.

Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class

The CLS 350 and CLS 500 have a 7-speed Automatic .

A diesel version, CLS 320 CDI, is for the European market with a 3 V6 producing 224 Horsepower (167 ) and 510 N.m (376 lbf) of torque. For year 2007 (MY2007), the found in the CLS 320 CDI is updated to produce although Peak power unchanged

IVM Automotive . a subsidiary of roof system specialist . developed the entire vehicle the Vision concept to the production More than 150 IVM engineers involved, making the CLS the largest development project in the company’s

Mercedes-Benz has planned a yearly of 30,000 units worldwide, of about 10,000 will be to the U.S. market.

For the model 2007, Mercedes-Benz has replaced the CLS 55 AMG the CLS 63 AMG. The CLS 63 uses the newly AMG M156 naturally aspirated V8 capable of 514 hp (378 kW) and 630 N·m (464 of torque. This results in a mph time of 4.3 and 3.9 seconds for the CLS55 AMG and AMG respectively.

Mercedes-Benz CLS 55 AMG


In the model year, the CLS-Class’ include one of the following Engine :

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