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2013-10-29 12:19

STUNNING CLA ARRIVES: Mercedes-Benz South Africa has launched its latest addition to its local line-up - the CLA. Image: LES STEPEHNSON

Mercedes-Benz new CLA-Class Coupe has arrived in South Africa. What's more, the local range is joined by the 265kW CLA 45 AMG.

The CLA line-up comprises of three petrol (180, 200 and 45 AMG) and one diesel (220 CDI) engine. The 125kW 220 CDI, mated to a seven-speed auto, has a claimed fuel consumption of 4.5 litres/100km/h and emission of 117g/km.


The CLA 180 (90kW) and the 200 (115kW) are both mated to a six-speed manual. The 180 has a combined fuel consumption of  5.5/100km and emissions are 130g/km. The CLA 200 uses 5.7/100km and emits 131g/km.

Topping the range is the CLA 45 AMG capable of 265kW and equipped with a seven-speed auto. Fuel consumption is 7.1 litres/100km and emissions are 165g/km.

Wheels24 editor LES STEPHENSON is attending the launch in Franshoek. Check back with Wheels24 for his driving impressions!

CLA 180 - R 348 700   
CLA 200 - R 372 700   
CLA 220 CDI - R 397 600    
CLA 45 AMG - R 674 400
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