Mercedes CLS was released as a 4-door full-size luxury coupe in 2004. This first generation model was revamped to bring its next generation in 2012. The second generation model is named as CLS-Class sedan. The manufacturer has thought to bring 2018 Mercedes CLS with advanced technological features to replace its current model.
2018 Mercedes CLS – News
With the thinking of speculative treatment to its current edition, experts have told that this might be the third generation of CLS. It is expected to be the next generation E-Class model with much better luxurious feeling. According to the recent information, it has been found that 2018 CLS will implement new features.
It is expected to offer an impressive artistic look with a mixing of stylish accents from S-Class Coupe and AMG GT. Interestingly; the manufacturer might bring CLS AMG for this model along with the replacement of Shooting Brake.
2018 Mercedes CLS – Expected Exterior and Interior Design
The main feature of its exterior design might be the incorporation of an AMG-style front end. Different resources have suggested that its front end will have small holes in the grille portion with a big logo of the manufacturer at its center. Headlights will be seen angular to its hood with a slanting downward style of hood design.
The front bumper will be designed to intake as much air as possible. At the sides of 2018 Mercedes CLS, there will be a small inclined bump that goes upward from the below portion of front fender to its rear fender. This gives a unique design to the model to look for.
At its rear end, it is expected to offer a big taillight that will be divided into two. One part will be attached to the body, and other will be seen on the tailgate. Two trapezoidal holes can be seen on the rear bumper at its both sides for exhaust gasses.
The 2018 Mercedes CLS might offer redesign interior will a slight decrease in its headroom. It will provide greater space to legroom and cargo area. Although the specifications of its interior design are not clear, it is for sure new CLS will offer great safety amenities.
2018 Mercedes CLS – Engine Configuration
It is expected to be equipped with 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine. This engine can produce a maximum of 329 hp. With the availability of 4.7-liter twin-turbocharged V8 it can produce 402 hp. The CLS AMG will incorporate 5.5-liter twin-turbocharged V8 that can provide a total of up to 577 hp.
2018 Mercedes CLS – Price and Release Date
The manufacturer has not revealed the price of this vehicle. One has to wait till the official announcement is made for the same. It is expected to get overall benefits in the future market. The information of release date of 2018 Mercedes CLS is still in the manufacturer’s house. One might see the vehicle to hit the showroom at the end of the year 2018.
Reports have suggested that Mercedes CLS 2018 will have to face some competitors from different manufacturers. In this regard, it will face Audi A7 and Porsche Panamera as its main rivals.