Mercedes-Benz India To Launch E-Class Cabriolet and CLS facelift on March 25, 2015.

Mercedes India continuing its launch spree has announced that it will launch the CLS facelift and E-Class Cabriolet on March 25, 2015. Recently in 2015, the automaker has launched B Class facelift and CLA Class along with the introduction of diesel engine in C Class. At first, CLS Class, the four door Coupe will only be available with diesel powertrain and will be sold in the country via CBU.

The facelifted CLS-Class now features redesigned single slat diamond stubbed grilled with Mercedes logo in centre, newly designed front bumper with air damps, Multibeam LED headlamps and a set of sporty multispoke alloy wheels. While under the hood, the new CLS will offer 2.1-litre V6 diesel engine which gives a healthy output of 204bhp and peak torque of 500Nm. The engine is mated to fuel efficient 9-speed automatic transmission.

Moreover, second in the line is the flamboyant E-Class Cabriolet, E400. The two door, four seater car boasts an electric soft top which can be opened or closed at the speed under 40kmph. The cabriolet derives its power from the 3.0-litre, V6 petrol engine giving an output of 328bhp and peak torque of 480Nm. The engine transfers power to rear wheels with the help of 7G Tronic gearbox which enables the car to achieve 0 to 100 in 5.3 seconds with a top speed of 250kmph.

Source : CarDekho