Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password

Next-gen Mercedes-Benz CLS spotted testing

January 24, 2017, 03:01 PM IST by Santosh Nair
Next-gen Mercedes-Benz CLS spotted testing

What you see in the pictures is the upcoming Mercedes-Benz CLS being tested in Germany.

Despite being heavily camouflaged, the CLS’ sloping silhouette gives its identity away easily. Sources reveal that the similarity with the E-Class Coupe are more than what meets the eye, and the next CLS may also borrow the platform and powertrains from the E-Class. This will comprise of a series of petrol and diesel motors with capacities that include four, six and eight cylinder powerplants. 

Reports also state that an AMG variant is inevitable. An obvious option would be to source the AMG E63 S’ 4.0-litre V8 motor that makes 612bhp along with 850Nm of torque. Also, as the next CLS shares the same underpinnings as the E-Class, a plug-in hybrid could also make it to the line-up. In July 2016, the brand revealed their product roadmap, but the expected debut for the next CLS-Class was given a pass for the year 2017. This could ideally mean that the upcoming CLS may be introduced in 2018. 

Stay tuned to CarWale for more news on Mercedes-Benz’ plans for the next CLS-Class.


Source: caradvice

Tags:CLS,Mercedes-Benz,CLS-Class,next generation
Show CommentsHide Comments
  • Upcoming Cars

Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG NewMercedes-Benz G63 AMG New

5 October 2018

3Cr - ₹ 3.50Cr
Hyundai SantroHyundai Santro

23 October 2018

4L - ₹ 5L
Kia SPKia SP

July 2019

14L - ₹ 20L
Tata HarrierTata Harrier

December 2018

10L - ₹ 16L
Mahindra XUV700Mahindra XUV700

October 2018

35L - ₹ 40L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in