For the young dynamic Successful with greater transport needs in terms of people and luggage and not too small purse has Mercedes now the CLA Shooting Brake in the program. The estate coupe expands the compact family of A, CLA and GLA cars, which, according to Mercedes, has already contributed to the brand's rejuvenation. With a base price of 29.810 Euro (CLA 180 with 90 kW / 122 PS), the version with a large tailgate around 600 Euro is more expensive than the four-door coupe CLA.
The combination coupe offers the same dimensions more space than the coupe, the loadmaster is the CLA as a Shooting Brake still not: Instead 470 liters fit 495 liters of luggage behind the rear seats. If you place them steeper (special equipment), there are still more 100 liters in it. For comparison: The Golf Variant loads as standard 605 liter, but does not look so lifestyle.
Due to the roof drawn further back, the rear passengers, who are quite cramped in the CLA, are granted more headroom, Mercedes speaks more than four centimeters. In addition, the Swabians have made the entry for the three passengers in the second row more comfortable. In many details such as the long bonnet, the frameless windows, the narrow windows, the sloping roof of the compact resembles the larger model CLS Shooting Brake from the luxury class.
Customers can choose between two diesels and three gasoline engines from the A-Class drive portfolio for market launch. Base gasoline is the CLA 180 with 90 kW / 122 PS. The most fuel efficient diesel is the 100 kW / 136 PS strong CLA 200 CDI (100 kW / 136 PS for 34.540 Euro), which is to consume only 3,9 liters / 100 kilometers. All-wheel is available for the most powerful gasoline engine, stronger four-wheel-diesel combinations follow in the fall 2015. In the 45 AMG Shooting Brake (57.270 Euro), the 45 turbo petrol engine known from the A2,0 AMG delivers 265 kW / 360 horsepower, in 4,7 seconds the fast estate is at 100 km / h.