Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake CLA 200 AMG Line 5dr Tip Auto Review

Category: Estate car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £33,875What Car? Target Price£31,903
Review

Although on paper the CLA Shooting Brake has a pretty big boot, a high load lip and narrow aperture hurt its practicality. But although we could point out a Superb Estate is far bigger for the money, the CLA’s attractive interior, strong engines and decent driving experience hold plenty of appeal.

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Trim: AMG Line

Entry-level AMG Line trim gives you plenty of kit, with climate control and an excellent infotainment system, but we reckon it's worth stepping up to Premium.

Engine: CLA 200

The 1.3-litre petrol engine in the CLA 200 is perfectly adequate when you’re just pottering around town. However, you need to work it hard for it to feel as potent as its 161bhp output suggests, and when you do, it sounds rather coarse and thrashy


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH8.4 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

45.6

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

505

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

141

g/km

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