What features on the 2020 CLS enhance performance?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz CLS, Performance on Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 at 4:52 pm
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS from exterior front

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS Performance Features

The Mercedes-Benz CLS was initially introduced as the brand’s first four-door coupe. Today, the 2020 CLS boasts dynamic performance, elegant design and smart technology. There are three CLS models, the base CLS 450, CLS 450 4MATIC® and AMG CLS 53. Each model is equipped with a host of standard features that enhance the performance, technology and design of the vehicle. Today, we’re going to dive into the performance features on the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS!

What kind of engine does the 2020 CLS have?

There are two engines that power the three CLS models. Both CLS 450 models use an inline 6 cylinder turbocharged engine with EQ Boost that produces 362 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque. The performance-enhanced AMG CLS 53 features an AMG-enhanced 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder turbo engine with EQ Boost that produces 429 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque. While the CLS 450 uses rear-wheel drive, the CLS 450 4MATIC and AMG CLS 53 feature the brand’s 4MATIC ® * all-wheel drive.

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Does the 2020 CLS have DYNAMIC SELECT drive modes?

DYNAMIC SELECT in 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS

There are many useful performance features on the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS. One notable performance feature on the CLS is DYNAMIC SELECT, a drive program selector featuring four modes the adjust the performance of the CLS. DYNAMIC SELECT drive modes on the CLS 450 include ECO, Comfort, Sport and Sport+. The AMG CLS is equipped with AMG DYNAMIC SELECT, offering Comfort, Sport, Sport+ and Slippery modes.

Another standard performance feature on the CLS is the EQ Boost integrated starter and generator, which boosts the coupe’s horsepower and torque while also reducing fuel consumption. More features include sport exhaust and sport brake systems, four-wheel multi-link suspension, steering wheel-mounted shift paddles and an ECO Start/Stop system.

Test Drive the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS in Houston, TX

Are you interested in taking the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLS for a test drive? There are several new Mercedes-Benz CLS models in stock at Star Motor Cars in Houston! It’s a great way to help determine which vehicle is right for you! You can schedule a test drive online, at our dealership or by calling us at 877-589-1690.

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