Mercedes Benz has taken the wraps off a new version of their CLA, the Mercedes CLA Shooting Brake, the new car will be available with a choice of two diesel and three petrol engines, there will also be a 4MATIC all wheel driver version, plus a high end AMG model, the Mercedes CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake.
The diesel models will come with a choice of either a 200 CDI or a 220 CDI engine, the petrol models will come with a choice of a 180, 200, 250 and A 250 4MATIC engine, the AMG version will come with a 45 AMG engine, which is a 2.0 litre turbo engine with 360HP and 450Nm of torque.
“The new CLA Shooting Brake is the latest member of our successful family of compact models. The range, which now includes five models, covers an extremely wide spectrum: with the spacious B-Class sports tourer, the youthfully dynamic A-Class, the avant-garde CLA-Class Coupé and the compact GLA-Class SUV, we cater for a host of different customer wishes in this segment,” says Ola Källenius, Member of the Divisional Board Mercedes-Benz Cars, responsible for Marketing & Sales. “Like its big brother, the CLS Shooting Brake, the CLA Shooting Brake is targeted at active customers who are looking outside of the mainstream for a car that impresses with a high utility value.”
The new Mercedes CLA Shooting Brake will go on sale in January 2015, and the first models will be delivered to customers in March of 2015, as yet Mercedes have not revealed any information on pricing.