Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the 2016 B-Class, CLA and GLA. First up, all these compact models can now be equipped with an adaptive damping suspension and with the Dynamic Select system.
Thanks to the latter one, the driver is able to select one of four different modes: Comfort, Sport, Eco and Individual (the GLA also has an Off-road setting). Starting with 2016, the cars will gain Apple CarPlay and MirrorLink compatibility.
2016 Mercedes-Benz B-Class – New engines
The 2016 Mercedes-Benz B-Class has received a new entry-level version. Its name is B160 and it features the 1.6 liter gasoline unit rated at 102 horsepower and 180 Nm peak of torque. As a result, the car can sprint from stand still to 100 km/h in 10.6 seconds, while the top speed is clocked at 190 km/h.
In addition, the B 180 d BlueEFFICIENCY Edition with the 1.5 liter diesel unit delivers 109 horsepower and 260 Nm peak of torque. The unit allows the car to return 3.6 liters per 100 kilometers with CO2 emissions of 94 g/km.
2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA – New engines
The 2016 CLA Shooting Brake will be available in the CLA 180 d, CLA 200 d 4MATIC and CLA 220 d 4MATIC versions. In addition, the CLA 250 Sport and CLA 250 Sport 4MATIC have gained an additional 7 horsepower.
2016 Mercedes-Benz GLA – New engines
For the 2016 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLA, the German car manufacturer has prepared a power update for the 220d version. We are talking about 7 horsepower and as a result the GLA 220d is able to run from stand still to 100 km/h in 7.7 seconds, while the top speed is clocked at 223 km/h.