2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS
2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS

  Engine

3.0L V6 4.7L V8

  Horsepower

362 402

  MPG (City/Highway)

24/31 * 18/26 *

  Transmission

9-speed automatic 9-speed automatic

2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS

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The Mercedes-Benz CLS is one of the top luxury vehicles in its class and is favored for its edgy exterior and classy interior. The mid-size vehicle proves to be versatile for different driving situations and continues to evolve. If you want to learn how the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS compares to the 2018 model, there are a few main facts to review.

Performance

One of the most impressive features of the new Mercedes-Benz CLS is its smooth ride, which allows the car to feel like it's gliding. The car handles well and has excellent power from all of the turbocharged engines that are available. With a standard 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine, the car generates 362 horsepower and can deliver 21 extra horsepower with an EQ Boost mild hybrid function that's available. Five different driving modes are available, whether you prefer Sport Plus, Manual, Comfort, Eco, and Sport. The vehicle manages to feel composed with air-suspension and all-wheel-drive available.

With the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS, a twin-turbocharged 4.7-liter V8 engine comes standard, which delivers an impressive level of acceleration with 402 horsepower. Those who want to enjoy more adrenaline with their joy rides can upgrade to the high-performance AMG CLS 63 S engine with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The car is one of the fastest luxury vehicles on the road and can reach 60 mph in 3.5 seconds. The adjustable suspension guarantees a smooth ride on different types of roads and contributes to the luxurious driving experience.

Appearance

The exterior of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS is one of the most futuristic luxury vehicles on the road with its long hood, wide grille, and sharp headlights that make it look unique and more innovative than its rivals. The rear is sleek and has fluid curves with tail lights that blend into the body. A minimal amount of lines on the car allow it to look like it's been constructed out of a single piece of metal.

The good looks of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS make it one of the most competitive vehicles in its class with a sunroof, edgy taillights, and dual chrome exhausts that allow the car to look fierce without losing its classy design. The oversized grille pairs well with the bold air intakes on the front of the vehicle, which makes a timeless statement.

Features

Inside the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS, you'll find a stylish cabin with comfortable seats and a friendly infotainment system that is both advanced and easy to use. Massaging front seats that are both ventilated and heated offer a high level of comfort and customization. A heated steering wheel, wireless device charging, Mercedes-Benz Link smartphone connectivity, traffic sign recognition, driver drowsiness monitoring, active lane keep assist, active emergency stop assist, and a touchpad controller for the 12-inch infotainment system are all included to provide an accommodating cabin.

With leather upholstery, heated front rear seats ventilated front seats that are power-adjustable, and a heated steering wheel, the cabin offers a luxurious and sleek interior setting that offers a high level of comfort. All of the seats are large and comfortable, which make it easy to relax. Additional features that are included are satellite radio, HD radio, a USB port, dual-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth®**, a central controller, and a DVD player on the dashboard.

If you want to speak to an expert and learn more about how the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS compares to the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS, we invite you to contact us or visit our dealership. You can schedule a test drive and also learn about our financing options that are available.

* Actual mileage may vary.
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