Mercedes Benz CLS Shooting Brake (2013)
Mercedes Benz CLS Shooting Brake (2013)

You will be able to order the new Mercedes Benz CLS Shooting Brake from mid-September with first deliveries expected in November 2012.

The CLS Shooting Brake creates a new sector – it combines a 5-seater estate with the sleekness of a coupe, yet is capable of carrying 1,550-litres of cargo which is faciliatated by a powered tailgate, split/fold rear seats and self-levelling rear air suspension. As standard you also benefit from Easy-Pack Quickfold rear seat adjustment and the Easy-Pack load compartment cover.

There are two model lines – the CLS Shooting Brake, starting at £49,360 for the CLS 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY model and the CLS AMG Sport Shooting Brake at £83,030.

The CLS Shooting Brake is available with two different deiesel engine options – a 204hp 2143cc 4-Clyinder and a 265hp 2987cc 6-Cylinder unit. The CLS AMG Sport Shooting Brake features a 557hp 5461cc V8 petrol engine.

The CLS 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Shooting Brake produces 204 hp, with an official combined fuel consumption of 53.3 mpg and CO2 emissions of 139 g/km. The CLS 350 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Shooting Brake generates 265 hp, combined fuel consumption of 47.1 mpg, and 161 g/km CO2. The CLS 63 AMG Shooting Brake emits 235 g/km CO2 and offers 28 mpg.

All engines feature Mercedes 7G-TRONIC PLUS automatic transmission, as well as the ECO start/stop function.

Standard equipment levels include a Becker MAP PILOT (CLS 250 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Shooting Brake) or COMAND Online multimedia system (CLS 350 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY Shooting Brake and CLS 63 AMG Shooting Brake) and DAB; leather upholstery; Parktronic front and rear; metallic paint; Bi-Xenon headlights; and 18” alloy wheels.

For an extra £2,995 the CLS Shooting Brake AMG Sport can be specified with full LED headlights with Intelligent Light System and Adaptive Highbeam Assist; AMG bodystyling; sports suspension and brakes; sports steering wheel and pedals; and 19” AMG alloy wheels.

Optional equipment exclusive to the CLS Shooting Brake includes: Easy-Pack load-securing kit with rear sill protector (£255); privacy glass (£365); aluminium rails (£870); manually folding tow bar (£880); AirMATIC semi-active air suspension (£1,150); and the (£4,030) designo American Cherry Wood load compartment deck with black inlays which looks rather nice if not a little expensive.


Published : 20/08/12 Author : Staff

Mercedes Benz CLS-Class News

This is a 8-year+ news article, from our Mercedes Benz archive, which dates back to the year 2000.

If in doubt check with your local Mercedes Benz dealer as car prices and technical data will have changed since 2012.

Although our car news is published in good faith, we cannot guarantee it to be error free or complete or up-to-date.

Mercedes Benz CLS-Class Images

Mercedes Benz CLS-Class Images may not be UK specification cars. Colours and exterior and/or interior elements may differ from actual models.

Copyright

The car news and images remain the copyright of the rights holder and may not be used without their consent.