- Jan 28, 2019
Mercedes-Benz is gearing up to show off their upcoming third-generation CLA. This stylish four-door coupé-style saloon is all set to make its debut at the Munich motor show in September, and it’s expected to hit the UK market in early 2025.
As part of their efforts to streamline model names, Mercedes-Benz plans to retain the traditional “CLA” designation for both the electric and combustion-engine versions, avoiding the EQ sub-branding used for electric models today.
Excitingly, the new CLA is just one piece of a broader puzzle, as Mercedes-Benz aims to roll out four new “Entry Luxury” models over the next three years. This move is part of their comprehensive “Electric First” strategy, signaling a strong commitment to electrification.
As they move towards more premium offerings, Mercedes-Benz intends to reduce the number of compact models from seven to four by the end of 2026. This will result in the discontinuation of the existing combustion-engine A-Class hatchback...