2015 Mercedes CLS
The CLS class of Mercedes-Benz is stylish modification of its E-class. In 2005 first model was launched and immediately made impact on the market. Now, for 2015 Mercedes CLS we expect redesigned and luxurious vehicle. It will keep original lines as its predecessor, but also adding some modern lines. For example, this car comes as four-door coupe. To be refreshed, German carmaker made few design changes for 2015 Mercedes CLS. However, price shouldn’t change a lot, so expect base models starting at around $72.000.
2015 Mercedes CLS changes
For 2015 Mercedes CLS, style won’t get any radical changes. It is mid-cycle between generations, so few modifications and refresh is expected. For next generation in few year complete redesign will be done. The 2015 CLS will come with new diamond grille which could be seen earlier on A, S and CLA classes. Also, new bumper is about to be installed, which adds more aggressiveness to overall look of the vehicle. Additionally, front of the car will get same, standard LED headlights instead of bi-xenon. Some trims offers matrix LED headlights, but this is latest technology and it will be installed in highest-end models.
2015 Mercedes CLS engine
Engine range will be enlarged for 2015 Mercedes CLS. Base powertrain for new Mercedes CLS models will be 4.6-liter twin-turbo V-8 which will be capable to deliver 402 horsepower and 443 lb-ft of torque. Drivetrain is mated to nine-speed automatic transmission, which will change current 7-speed gearbox. All-wheel-drive CLS550 4MATIC will keep 7-speed transmission. Twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 that produces 328 horsepower and 354 lb-ft of torque is placed under the hoods of CLS400 and the CLS400 4MATIC. Best performances comes from CLS63 AMG 4MATIC and CLS63 S-model 4MATIC whose engines produces 550 and 577 hp.
2015 Mercedes CLS features
Systems for 2015 Mercedes CLS will be upgraded and updated. For example, car offers full internet access in some trim levels. Also, voice recognition is now at high capability. Navigation is up-to-date with real-time traffic data. European models of 2015 CLS get “Mercedes connect me” package which adds many driving assists. Probably US buyers will get something similar. All functions are now more easily accessible.