Mercedes gla, cla new diesel engines press release

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  • 1. NewsontheA,CLAandGLAClass:Fivemorereasonsforsuccess ThediversityofmodelsmakingupthesuccessfulcompactclassfamilyfromMercedesBenzisgrowing evenfurther:withtheCLA200CDI4MATICandCLA220CDI4MATIC,thefirstallwheeldrivedieselvariants ofthenewcompactcoupwillbemakingtheirdebutinautumn.TheCLA200CDI,asafrontwheeldrive variant,isalsotofeatureanewenginewithadisplacementof2.2insteadof1.8litres.Furthermore,another newarrivalindealershipsinSeptemberwillbetheA2204MATIC,anadditionalAClasspetrolmodelwith allwheeldrive.AndwiththeGLA180CDI,MercedesBenzisexpandingtheGLAClassmodelrangewitha particularlyeconomicalentrylevelmodel,whichwiththe7GDCTdualclutchtransmissionboastsa combinedfuelconsumptionofjust3.9l/100km. MercedesBenzisextendingtherangeofmodelsinthesuccessfulcompactclassevenfurther:withthenew versionsoftheA,CLAandGLAClass,infuturetherewillbeafurtherfivegoodreasonstodriveaMercedes inthecompactclasstoo.AcrosstheboardthenewmodelsalreadycurrentlymeettheEuro6emissions standardandfeaturetheECOstart/stopsystemasstandard.ThemodelsoftheCLAandAClasscanbe orderedwithimmediateeffect,whiletheA2204MATICwillbeavailabletoorderfrom31July.Thenew versionswillarriveindealershipsfromSeptember2014. Thesuccessstoryofthenewcompactcargeneration,whichbeganbackinNovember2011,continues unabated:inthefirsthalfof2014some215,205customersoptedforanA,B,CLAorGLAClass(+24.1% comparedwiththesameperiodlastyear)."Ourcompactmodelshaveprovedexceptionallypopularwith customersandprovideyoungercustomersinparticularwithanattractivemeansofgainingentryintothe brand.Thisisreflectedinthecapturerateenjoyedbythecompactcarfamily",saysOlaKllenius,Member oftheMercedesBenzCarsDivisionalBoardresponsibleforSales. A2204MATIC:fourthallwheeldrivepetrolmodel AftertheA2504MATIC,A250Sport4MATICandA45AMG4MATIC,anotherAClasspetrolmodel featuringallwheeldriveisnowmakingitsdebutintheguiseoftheA2204MATIC.Thenewmodel generates135kW(184hp)fromits1991ccfourcylinderturbochargedengine,acceleratesto100km/hin 7.4secondsandconsumes6.3l/100km,whichcorrespondstoCO2emissionsof148g/km. CLA200CDI:newdieselversion TheengineoftheCLA200CDInowhasadisplacementof2.2litresasopposedto1.8litres,themaximum outputstandsat100kW(136hp)andmaximumtorqueat300Nm.Thisengineincorporatesnumerous efficiencyenhancingmeasures.Themodificationsincludeoptimisationofthebeltdrivesystem,acylinder
  • 2. headpackagewithcamshaftrollerbearingandadditionalfinishing,optimisationofthevacuumpump, aluminiumpistonswithoptimisedassemblyclearancesandalowfrictionringpackageandoptimisedroller bearingfortheLanchesterbalancershaft. TheCLA200CDIisevenavailableinthreemodelversions: withmanualtransmission with7GDCTdualclutchtransmission andalsoasa4MATICversion(with7GDCTdualclutchtransmissionasstandard) Thecombinedfuelconsumptionstartingfrom4.1litresofdieselper100kilometres(CLA200CDIwith manualtransmission,with7GDCT:4.0l)isoutstandingforthisperformanceclassandisonetenthbetter thanthepreviousmodelwiththe1.8litreengine.TheCLA200CDIisratedinefficiencyclassA+andthe CLA200CDI4MATICinefficiencyclassA. AlsonowavailableasanoptionwithallwheelistheCLA220CDI.Withthesamedisplacementof2.2litres, thepowerfuldieselCoupgenerates125kW(170hp)and350Nmoftorque. GLA180CDI:newbasemodel WiththeGLA180CDI,MercedesBenzisaddinganeconomicalentrylevelmodeltotheGLClassmodel range.Keydataforthefourcylinderdieselmodel:displacementof1461cc,outputof80kW(109hp)and maximumtorqueof260Nmintherangefrom1750to2500rpm. TheGLA180CDIhasatopspeedof190km/handhasacombinedconsumptionfigureofjust4.0or3.9 l/100km(withmanualtransmission/7GDCT).