Mercedes Benz CLA for Sale in Nigeria
Production of the Mercedes Benz CLA began in 2013, which ushered in the 2014 model of the luxury compact sedan. Often referred to as “Cheap” and “shoddy” by Mercedes Benz enthusiasts, reviewers disagree and applaud the Mercedes Benz CLA as a proper Mercedes Benz as it has the build and performance that Mercedes Benz brands of vehicles have been known to possess. The Mercedes Benz CLA appeals to the younger generation of vehicle owners, as it is built in such a way that it is not only sleek, but also modern and hip. In Nigeria, a good number of young up comers are purchasing luxury vehicles, and the Mercedes Benz CLA just meets their requirements. Authorised Mercedes Benz dealers such as Globe Motors and Weststar Associates Limited make brand new options of the Mercedes Benz CLA available to customers, while independent vehicle importers make available the tokunbo and Nigerian used options. To further make the vehicle purchasing process convenient and less stressful, Nigeria’s number one online premium vehicle marketplace Carmudi has listings of some of the most affordable and road worthy brand new and used Mercedes Benz CLA vehicle listings on their platform.
What to know when Buying Mercedes Benz CLA
Performance and Specifications of Mercedes Benz CLA
With one generation of the Mercedes Benz CLA manufactured, not a lot has changed with regards to its performance and specification ratings. Two engine types are present; a diesel a petrol engine, with the petrol engine having a 1.6litre 4 cylinder and 2.0 litre 4 cylinder, while the diesel engine has a 2.1litre 4 cylinder engine. Transmission present on all engine types are either a 6-speed manual or 7-speed automatic. With an average power output of 208hp and torque of 258lb.ft, the Mercedes Benz CLA would go from 0 – 60mph in 6.3 seconds, and achieve a total top speed of 133mph. expected fuel efficiency rating of the Mercedes Benz CLA comes to 26 mpg in city streets and 36mph on the highway. Standard drivetrain is front wheel drive, and an option of four wheel drive if requested for.
How is the design of Mercedes Benz CLA
One of the most stylish vehicles on the road, the Mercedes Benz CLA has a swoopy design, which features smooth flowing curves, and gives it that sport car like look. The front fascia and grille design also gives the Mercedes Benz CLA a more appealing look, with the sports trim of the vehicle having a more aggressive outlook for people who appreciate that sort of design, along with bi-xenon headlamps, a rear spoiler and a panoramic sunroof.
The interior design of the Mercedes Benz CLA is tasteful, sleek and elegant. Leather upholstery is the order of the day, and the dashboard is quite attractive, and the wooden interior trim ensures you get that luxurious touch. A 5.8 inch central display is present in the centre of the dashboard with the Mercedes Benz COMAND interface, there is the mbrace2 telematics/smartphone integration a Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity and a sound system which supports CD usage.
What are the standout features of the Mercedes Benz CLA?
In a bit to be environmentally friendly and conscious, Mercedes Benz has started manufacturing vehicles with the BlueEFFICIENCY feature. The Mercedes Benz CLA BlueEFFICIENCY edition aims to reduce fuel consumption, and its aerodynamic design, optimized under body construction side mirrors and other bits of the vehicle all contribute to ensuring that it is not only a very fuel efficiency vehicle, but it also reduced carbon emissions to the barest minimum.
Nigerian Used and Tokunbo Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria
The Mercedes Benz CLA is available to Nigerian buyers as brand new, foreign used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used options. In as much as the Mercedes Benz CLA is one of the most affordable Mercedes Benz vehicles to purchase, a good number of people would rather buy a used one, because they still perform as good as a brand new one would, and retain that “new car smell”. For people looking to buy a Tokunbo Mercedes Benz CLA, vehicle importers bring them from a number of countries and make them available to the public. We also have those who specialise in the resale of Nig used Mercedes Benz CLA vehicles. As the vehicle is a recent newcomer to the automobile world, we do not expect to have vehicles which have serious faults, but to be safe, you should have a trustworthy and knowledgeable mechanic inspect the vehicle before you make a purchase.
The Best Mercedes Benz CLA year to Buy
The Mercedes Benz CLA is in its first generation of production, with the most recent year of production being the 2015/2016 Mercedes Benz CLA. As the most recent year of production is usually updated to the best standards, we would suggest that the 2015/2016 Mercedes Benz CLA is the best year of the vehicle to buy. This does not discount the previous years of production, and depending on the customer’s requirements, a lower year might be better than the most recent year of production.
Mercedes Benz CLA Price in Nigeria
From the authorised Mercedes Benz dealers, a brand new Mercedes Benz CLA has a starting price of N11,000,000 with prices going as high as N15,00,000 based on a number f factors. The foreign used and Nigerian used options are cheaper, and their estimated price range could be found below.
Foreign Used (Tokunbo) and Nigerian used Mercedes Benz CLA for sale
- 2013 Mercedes Benz CLA – 2014 Mercedes Benz CLA: N8,000,000 – N13,000,000
Overall impression of Mercedes Benz CLA
Even though the Mercedes Benz CLA is a relatively decent and high performing vehicle, it still has a couple of rivals who want to take its spot. Vehicles such as the Audi A3 and the Volvo S60 give the Mercedes Benz CLA a tough run for its money. But, the Mercedes Benz brand has a strong hold on the Nigerian market, which is what makes the Mercedes Benz CLA stand out amongst its rivals. Want to experience the awesomeness behind the Mercedes Benz CLA? Check out our listings and book a test drive with a dealer.