Approaching its third mannequin 12 months, the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class is getting a gentle refresh. That’s, a very gentle refresh. The adjustments are basically beauty solely, together with some physique trim adjustments and new colours and wheels.
The most important change is that every one CLS-Class fashions obtain the AMG Line physique package. That features extra aggressive-looking entrance and rear bumpers based mostly on that of the extra highly effective Mercedes-AMG variants, plus a set of a aspect skirts. Moreover, it incorporates a new grille studded with little three-pointed stars. Nobody will mistake your CLS for something however a Mercedes. Consumers can select from two new 19-inch wheel designs, a few new 20-inch wheel colours, and several other new paint colours together with the frequently accessible blue hue proven above and several other new custom-order Manufaktur colours.
The inside is up to date with the brand new capacitive contact steering wheel. The buttons depend on contact, and the wheel can now detect that the motive force’s fingers are on the wheel with out the necessity for turning drive to be utilized. A number of new leather-based coloration combos have been added throughout customary choices and two-tone special-order Manufaktur choices. A pair new wooden colours can be found, too, together with the gloss grey wooden proven above.
In any other case, the Mercedes CLS-Class seems to be unchanged, not less than with the CLS 450 revealed thus far. It has the identical turbocharged, mild-hybrid 3.0-liter straight-six making 362 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque. It is nonetheless mated to a nine-speed automated and all-wheel drive. It is doable the AMG fashions may have some extra adjustments, however they have not been detailed but. Pricing is not accessible in the meanwhile, however ought to be introduced nearer to the automotive’s on-sale timing of early 2022.