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Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Shooting Brake and Road Test

There’s another brouhaha between and Germany this time ‘Shooting Brake’ or ‘Shooting vehicles, who started the trend and they’re for. Here’s you need to know: the Mercedes-Benz CLS Brake is the most beautifully and executed station wagon seen. Ever. Period.

Car has just enjoyed an extended of the CLS 350 Shooting Brake and almost it our highest 4.5-star rating. In if we’d driven the AMG version it would have joined AMG vehicles in that rarified air of Car 5-star vehicles.

Jaguar has an XF Brake (or is that Shooting and claims the origin of the species back to stylized ‘Coupe-Estate’ coupes with added rear-ends) cars used for by well-to-do Brits in the 1960s-70s. not seen or driven the Jag.

Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Shooting Overview

had a CLS 350 Shooting Brake in Sydney needed to get to Melbourne. Would Car like to use it in Sydney for a few days and it back to Melbourne for our normal test? You bet we would!

Priced at the Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Shooting Brake is a coupe, the handsome secondgeneration CLS in form. With five the classic CLS long bonnet and side windows, the Shooting gains a stupendously stylish rear end and tailgate — as Mercedes-Benz could do.

All of the Mercedes-Benz CLS we with up to 1,500 litres of cargo spaceso it’s combining Pat Rafter with Cam, Maria Sharapova Nigella Lawson good sporting prowess and practicality.

Or as CEO Dr Dieter Zetsche put it: “Any machine is equal parts art and A car has to first deliver in function the of entry and then in fascination: the to real excitement. The CLS Shooting excels on both accounts any other car in the market.”

Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Shooting Brake

Just like the regular CLS 350, our Shooting Brake employed Mercedes’ 3.5-litre V6 petrol engine (the diesel is also available). power for the V6 is 225kW at 6500rpm and torque of 370Nm is available 3500rpm 5250rpm.

Drive is to the wheels via Mercedes’ 7G-TRONIC automatic transmission with wheel paddle shifters for changes and ‘Benz says to 100km/h takes 6.7 seconds.

CLS 350 Shooting Brake The Interior

Given the Mercedes-Benz CLS already one of the best interiors of the current it stands to reason the Shooting version takes things As per the second-generation CLS we loved the horizontal of the leather-trimmed dashboard and door and of course those pneumatic for the seats (including side deliver a driving position is as good as it gets.

And as per the second Mercedes-Benz CLS, rear passengers enjoy plenty of supportive seats and fold-down console with cupholders.

And as per Mercedes-Benz practice, it pays to the options carefully as the CLS Shooting affords a myriad of choices, for in wood trim highlights was high-gloss black ash) and types of leather.

But of course the luggage compartment which is the of the Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Shooting Brake. massive (590-1550-litres) lined in carpet (or optional American tree wood for a ‘Superyacht’ look) and comes with a security cover and electronic for easy access.

Mercedes Benz cls 350 review

Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Shooting Brake Styling

The scene was the underground car of the Rydges Hotel in beachside southern Sydney. Car Showroom our Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Shooting Brake and towards the elevator. As we did, the two who had been waiting for the elevator to forgot about it and walked to our to check it out.

Yes, the Brake is that sort of car a in standard CLS 350 guise — the AMG will be causing serious wherever it drives.

So you take the second-generation Mercedes-Benz CLS (long frameless side windows) and add the evocatively-styled wagon rear curved B-pillars (they’d be C or in conventional wagons) and a sloping tailgatewhat could be simpler?

Of course things are much complex than that and this complexity and design which make the Mercedes-Benz Brake one of the most stylish of the current era. It’s (4956mm long, 1881mm and 1413mm high) and the on-road is simply breathtaking.

No less are the aerodynamics the small frontal and Mercedes-Benz ‘smarts’ delivering a Cd of just 0.29.

‘Benz has worked hard to keep the down. Even though the doors are massive, they’re from aluminium and are 24kgs than equivalent doors from steel. The bonnet, fenders and tailgate are also from aluminium.

Mercedes-Benz CLS 350 Brake On The Road

Our extended trip down the Highway allowed us to again Mercedes’ ‘Distronic Plus’ cruise control system how many people pass you and slow-down!) and also the brilliant of the CLS Shooting Brake (quiet at all and not buffeted by strong crosswinds).

and handling? Well it’s the CLS so typical ‘Benz brilliance the hallmark front-end precision, time matched with air suspension for a totally balanced even when we pushed-on over our high-speed mountain test loop.

Mercedes Benz cls 350 review


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