When you check out the latest episode of AutoFOCUS Test Drive, you'll see that Mercedes Benz has achieved a powerful status as a luxury brand, but that it had a prolific need for speed. Its easy to overlook the Mercedes Benz CLA 35 AMG considering all of the amazing products Mercedes Benz brings to the party, but the CLA 35 is a winner. Mercedes Benz is one of the manufacturers that embraces its racing heritage by leveraging racing technology that you can see in so many aspects of this car.
Yes, its fast, its quick and its agile. Under the CLA 35's hood sits a hotter 2.0-liter turbo-4 with 302 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. A 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission shuffles power to all four wheels via a system that splits up to half the power to the rear end.
On the track, Mercedes Benz & AMG succeeds against the toughest competition in the world. AMG is the high-performance independent subsidiary with cutting edge characteristics like More aggressive looks, Higher level of performance, handling, and stability, More extensive use of carbon fiber, more expensive premium parts.