TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Mercedes-Benz has officially added new variants of their premium coupe into Indonesian market. Mercedes-Benz CLA 200 Urban and CLA 200 Sport are two new variants that were released in March. The coupes are designed for the dynamic young executives who usually favor elegance and excellent engine performance.
"We are really sure that the new models will strengthen Mercedes-Benz’s leading role in the Indonesian premium automotive market," said the President and CEO of Mercedes-Benz Indonesia, Claus Weidner, in a statement, Friday.
Both Urban and Sport are equipped with four-cylinder gasoline engine, able to produce 115 kW power at 5300 rpm. The power is transferred to front wheels using automatic transmission of double clutch with seven acceleration systems. Having the weight of 1,430 kilograms, the four-door CLA is believed to bolt on the road in 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in only 8.5 seconds. The car is also configured to be environmentally friendly with 122-g/km emissions.
While engine performance in obviously featured, the new Mercy is also secured with high-standard security system that covers four stages: during the travel, in a danger state, during an accident, and post-accident security system. Seven air bags, Acceleration Skid Control, Anti-lock Braking System, Attention Assist, and Electronic Stability Program are among featured security system.