Mercedes-Benz has launched the new CLS in India, priced at Rs. 67.67 lakhs (ex-showroom, Mumbai). The 2012 CLS-Class is the first car in the world to come with full LED headlamps. The CLS boasts of the lowest co-efficient of drag and has an air matic suspension coupled with Mercedes 7G – Tronic gearbox.
“The New CLS 350 is a new benchmark in the premium coupe segment- both in terms of design and sophistication as well as practicality and performance. The equipment and luxurious fitments are second to none; the aggressive stance conveys assertiveness… indeed the New CLS is the perfect expression for the young aggressive Indian,” Mr. Debashis Mitra, Director Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz India, said.
The CLS is the first passenger car in the world to offer LED High Performance headlamps. This new light system provides, for the first time ever, the Intelligent Light System already proven in Mercedes models fitted with bi-xenon headlamps in combination with LED technology. The headlamps, with their 71 LED lamps in total, underline the appearance of the CLS. The car also features for the first time the LED technology, in the innovative Adaptive Highbeam Assist, resulting in an entirely new level of safety for night-time driving.
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