Mercedes-Benz has launched the CLA Urban Sport in the Indian market and it is comes powered with both the petrol and diesel unit options. The CLA 200 Urban Sport is the petrol version and it carries a price tag of Rs 35.99 lakh (Ex-Showroom, India). On the other hand, the CLA 200 d Urban Sport is the diesel version and it has been offered with a price tag of Rs 36.99 lakh (Ex-Showroom, India).
The Mercedes Benz CLA Urban Sport gets many cosmetic updates and features upgrades, but the looking into the mechanical part, there aren't any changes. When comparing with the regular CLA, the Urban Sport variant comes equipped with a Thermotronic two zone air conditioning unit. This unit helps delivering both front driver as well as the front passenger individual climate control comfort.
Aesthetically, the CLA Urban Sport gets a carbon style spoiler at the rear and it comes splashed in a new cosmos black paint scheme.. On the other hand, on the inside, this variant gets ‘Sport’ branding on the floor mats, the door sills get the ‘Sport’ illuminated badges on it and it also gets the ‘Sport’ badge.
As we mentioned above there aren't any mechanical changes on the Urban Sport variant and it continues to powered with the same petrol and diesel engine options. Also both the engine are matted with the same seven speed dual clutch automatic transmission.
The CLA 200 Urban Sport is powered with a 2.0 litre petrol engine that is capable of generating 181 bhp of power and 300Nm of twist. It can sprint from 0 to 100 kmph in 7.1 seconds and it can achieve a top speed of 240 kmph.
On the other hand, under the hood of the CLA 200 d Urban Sport is the 2.2 litre diesel unit that produces 134 bhp of power and 300Nm of twist. The CLA 200d Urban Sport can sprint from 0 to 100 kmph in nine seconds and it can achieve a top speed of 220 kmph.
At the launch of the Mercedes Benz CLA Urban Sport, the Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India, Roland Folger said that, “The CLA remains a key product in our New Generation Cars portfolio and has created a benchmark for sporty design and performance. The new CLA Urban Sport offers enhanced luxury and comfort and add a sporty appeal that is hard to miss. It is essentially an illustration of dynamic design that seamlessly embodies an intelligent combination of functionality and agility in a modern coupé design. The CLA has been instrumental in conveying Mercedes-Benz’s new design language of sensual purity and has made a place of its own in the hearts and minds of many young patrons and enthusiasts, who tend to arrive in style.”