LA Auto Show 2013

Debuting at the ongoing Los Angeles Auto Show 2013, the Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG Concept previews the upcoming production variant of the most performance oriented small Mercedes SUV.

The Mercedes-Benz Concept GLA 45 AMG Concept features the 2.0 litre four-cylinder engine packing a 360 hp punch. Torque is pegged at 450 newton metres and the GLA 45 AMG Concept is said to offer low fuel consumption. Thanks to the 4MATIC all-wheel drive system, acceleration from zero to 100 km/h is achieved in under five seconds. The gearbox is an AMG Speedshift DCT 7-speed sports transmission.

In terms of looks, the Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG Concept features AMG forged wheels in a cross-spoke design with 255/35 R 21 tyres finished in matt black with a red rim flange. Centre lock-looks are a nod to racing, and the AMG high-performance braking system is evident with its red brake callipers.

LA Auto Show 2013

At the front, the concept features a large front splitter in high-gloss black with black canards together with the large cooling air intakes. The car features number “45″ on the doors and the distinctive AMG logo at the upper edge of the windscreen. It also gets a “twin-blade” radiator grille finished in silver chrome, side sill panels with high-gloss black inserts, high-gloss black roof rails and a large rear aerosol.

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  1. The best or nothing Mercedes Benz. I love your slogan "the best or nothing" I wish to have Mercedes Benz one of the good day. I salute your team Mercedes Benz from my best car E63 AMG to ML 63 AMG via GLA 45 AMG and CLA 45 AMG 4METIC


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