Expensive combination

Stuttgart, January 16, 2015

The gap seems to be there: Anyone looking for a combination in the compact class, which does not look after young family can go to the Mercedes dealer from March 2015. Here then is the new CLA Shooting Brake ready. Now it was announced that the lifestyle vices will cost. So much in advance: A cheap pleasure he is not.

expensive sextet

To select starts with four petrol and two diesel. The petrol range starts with the CLA 180 with 122 hp and ends with the all-wheel drive CLA 45 AMG. Here also is otherwise subject to surcharge dual-clutch gearbox with seven speeds slightly modified standard equipment. In the diesels are the 200 CDI with 136 hp and 220 CDI with 177 hp on offer. Both will be available in the fourth quarter of 2015, with all-wheel drive. Prices start at 29,809 euros for the CLA 180 Shooting Brake, the 200 diesel with 34,539 euros is in the list. With around 2,000 euros of extra charge for the optional dual clutch falls but from violently. Speaking Fierce: The 360-hp CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake will cost 57,269 euros. Apart from the general premium over the normal Mercedes CLA is relatively small, which was about 600 euros.

gaudy optics

In addition to extras such as the electrically operated tailgate (464 € ) or the load floor with aluminum strips ( 298 euros ), there are also the two trim levels Urban and AMG Line. The latter fails with 2,558 euros in addition to the office. If you like it extremely flashy, orders the limited special edition " OrangeArt Edition". From 36,795 € (CLA 180) there are orange accents, 18-inch wheels and bi - xenon headlights. Curiosity at the end: Maybe you can see the CLA Shooting Brake even with caravan at the rear. A collapsible tow bar with ESP stabilization is in fact available for 940 Euros . (rh)