2016 Mercedes Benz CLA Facelift Seen Testing

2016 Mercedes Benz CLA Facelift Seen Testing

The updated version of the 2016 Mercedes Benz Shooting Brake was spotted testing and pictures of the disguised Mercedes Benz CLA class in its test run has gone viral. This 2016 Mercedes Benz CLA Shooting Brake will be coming in the spring of 2016 with minor tweaks and updates only.

The car will be getting a new naming structure that has not yet been revealed by Mercedes Benz. The estate version of the Mercedes Benz CLA class will be launched in the market along with the revamped A class vehicle that received a facelift earlier in the year. The company sources have said that this update of the model is just a model year update and is not a full facelift.

The changes that are made to the Mercedes Benz CLA class will not be as prolific a change that you will come across the A class hatchback. There are a few engine upgrades that are offered in the CLA class Shooting Brake and also an upgrade in the set up of the car’s suspension.

The CLA class car spotted testing in a camouflage mode. But, there was enough evidence to suggest that the Mercedes Benz CLA Shooting Brake will have some of the A-class visual updates. The LED headlights could be an option in the new CLA class car and the rear end will also be seen with revamped light arrangements. It will be getting the multibeam LED headlamps as well as a reworked bumper set.

The interiors of the CLA class car would also see some minor changes like better trim materials, 3 spoke steering wheel design, and updated instrument cluster with the same COMAND display. The 2016 Mercedes Benz CLA class will support the Apple CarPlay Smartphone connectivity.

The CLA class update will be offering the same 4 cylinder petrol engines. The engines will be tuned to offer better fuel efficiency than before. The petrol version engines will get a new number to denote the variant. The diesel engines though will be having the ‘d’ following the variant’s name.

The lower variants of the 2016 Mercedes Benz CLA will come with a 1.6 liter turbocharged petrol engines and a powerful version is offered at 2.0 liter turbocharged engine. The diesel engine that you will find under the hood of the all new 2016 CLA classes will be a 2.2 liter unit offered in two tune states. Everyone is looking forward to seeing the car come up in the showrooms during 2016 spring.

References:

www.autocar.co.uk

www.indianautosblog.com

September 23rd, 2015 by