Mercedes-Benz has launched a brand new nameplate for the 2024 mannequin yr within the type of the CLE-Class, and it reaches dealerships shortly.
The CLE-Class is a single alternative for two-door variations of each the C-Class and E-Class, and when it comes to measurement and expertise the CLE is nearer to the positioning of the E-Class.
It’s priced to start out from $57,650 within the base CLE 300 grade. A extra highly effective CLE 450 grade may also be out there at launch, priced from $66,800. Each figures embrace a $1,150 vacation spot cost.
The CLE-Class will solely be out there as a coupe initially. A convertible has been revealed however timing for its arrival within the U.S. is unclear. Elsewhere the convertible begins gross sales this spring.
2024 Mercedes-Benz CLE-Class Coupe and CLE-Class Cabriolet
The CLE 300 grade is powered by a 2.0-liter turbo-4 rated at 255 hp, whereas the CLE 450 packs a turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-6 good for 375 hp. In every case, a 9-speed automated, all-wheel drive, and a 48-volt mild-hybrid system are normal.
Different normal options embrace a 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster, a portrait-style 11.9-inch infotainment display screen operating the most recent model of Mercedes’ MBUX infotainment system, a 15-speaker Burmester premium audio system, a panoramic sunroof, wi-fi Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and a wi-fi smartphone charger. A number of digital driver-assist options are additionally fitted as normal, together with automated emergency braking and blind-spot screens.
A Pinnacle bundle provides $2,600 to the worth tag and contains some helpful gadgets, equivalent to a head-up show, a surround-view digicam system, and digital headlights that may undertaking sure data on the street forward.
2024 Mercedes-Benz CLE-Class Coupe
Patrons looking for elevated efficiency can stay up for a pair of AMG grades to be badged the CLE 53 and CLE 63 S E Efficiency. The CLE 53 has already been revealed with a turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-6 and mild-hybrid mixture good for 443 hp.
The CLE 63 S E Efficiency ought to characteristic the identical powertrain setup because the C 63 S E Efficiency, which means plug-in hybrid expertise teamed with a turbo-4 for a peak output of 671 hp.
Particular market timing for the AMGs within the U.S. have not been introduced, however the CLE 53 is because of arrive right here as a 2024 mannequin.