2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$71,300-$94,900
$66,309-$88,257
16 /CITY / 25 /HWY
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Available Trims for the 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name CLS550 (4dr Sdn RWD) Transmission Automatic MSRP 71300.00 Engine 4.6L/285 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
Name CLS63 AMG (4dr Sdn RWD) Transmission Automatic MSRP 94900.00 Engine 5.5L/333 City/Hwy MPG 16/25
Name CLS550 (4dr Sdn 4MATIC) Transmission Automatic MSRP 73800.00 Engine 4.6L/285 City/Hwy MPG 16/25
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INTERIOR
  • 10-way pwr front seats w/3-position memory
  • Leather seat upholstery
  • Full-length center console
  • NECK-PRO active head restraints
  • Floor mats
  • Rubber-studded stainless-steel pedals
  • Leather-trimmed pwr 4-way tilt/telescopic multifunction steering wheel -inc: 3 position memory steering column
  • Multi-function display in center of speedometer -inc: trip computer, exterior temp gauge, maintenance system, oil level check, digital speedometer, reminder & malfunction messages, driver-programmable settings, cruise control, audio status, navigation route guidance
  • Pwr windows w/1-touch express up/down
  • Electronic cruise control
  • SmartKey system inc: Remote central locking system & anti-theft engine immobilizer
  • SmartKey infrared remote -inc: trunk open, opening/closing for windows & sunroof, panic alarm, fuel filler door & selective unlock all
  • Integrated HomeLink compatible (3) button garage door opener
  • Anti-theft alarm system w/engine immobilizer, panic remote
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Rear window defroster w/auto shut-off based on time, driving speed & exterior temp
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • 12V pwr outlet in rear seat storage compartment & illuminated cargo area
  • 10-way pwr heated multi-contour front AMG sport seats -inc: 3-position memory & pwr height adjustable active head restraints
  • Premium leather seat upholstery
  • AMG floor mats
  • AMG door entrance plates
  • AMG premium leather-trimmed 4-way pwr tilt/telescopic sport steering wheel -inc: aluminum shift paddles
  • AMG instrument cluster w/RACETIMER
  • Pwr rear window sunshade
  • AMG leather-trimmed shift knob
EXTERIOR
  • 18" 5-spoke aluminum wheels
  • P255/40R18 front & P285/35R18 rear high performance tires
  • Pwr tilt/slide sunroof w/1-touch express open/close
  • Sport bodystyling
  • Bi-xenon headlamps
  • Halogen front foglamps
  • Single red rear foglamp in LH taillamp
  • Pwr heated mirrors -inc: auto-dimming driver mirror & memory, integrated LED turn signals
  • Variable intermittent rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • 19" x 8.5" front/19" x 9.5" rear AMG triple 5-spoke aluminum wheels
  • P255/35R19 front & P285/30R19 rear high performance tires
MECHANICAL
  • 4.6L bi-turbo 32-valve V8 engine
  • 7-speed driver-adaptive electronic automatic transmission w/OD -inc: sport & comfort shift modes, steering wheel shift paddles
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Independent 3-link front suspension -inc: anti-dive control
  • Independent 5-arm multi-link rear suspension -inc: anti-squat control
  • AIRMATIC air suspension w/adaptive damping system (ADS II)
  • Front/rear stabilizer bars
  • Speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Pwr 4-piston ventilated front & 1-piston ventilated rear disc brakes
  • Dual-circuit hydraulic braking system
  • Dual exhaust w/chrome tailpipes
  • 5.5L bi-turbo 32-valve V8 AMG engine
  • 7-speed driver-adaptive electronic automatic transmission w/OD -inc: AMG SPEEDSHIFT, sport, comfort & manual shift mode
  • AMG-calibrated independent 3-link front suspension -inc: anti-dive control
  • AMG-calibrated independent 5-arm multi-link rear suspension -inc: anti-squat control
  • Rear AIRMATIC air suspension w/steel front springs
  • AMG speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering
  • AMG pwr 6-piston perforated & ventilated front & 4-piston perforated & ventilated rear disc brakes
  • AMG dual-exhaust system w/dual twin chrome tailpipes
  • 4MATIC all-wheel drive
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/brake assist system (BAS)
    • Electronic stability program (ESP)
    • Roll-over sensor
    • Driver-programmable daytime running lamps
    • Dual-stage front airbags
    • Front side-impact airbags
    • Front/rear side-impact curtain airbags
    • Driver/front passenger pelvic airbags
    • Driver/front passenger knee airbags
    • Night security illumination
    • mbrace in-vehicle services
    • Front 3-point seat belts -inc: pre-tensioners & force limiters
    • Rear 3-point seat belts -inc: pre-tensioners & force limiter
    • ISOFIX anchor & tether system
    • Universal LATCH (lower anchors & tethers for children) system
    • Tire pressure monitoring system
    • Illuminated emergency interior trunk release
    • PRE-SAFE collision preparedness system
    • AMG 2-stage electronic stability program (ESP)
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • COMAND cockpit management & data system w/in-dash 6-disc CD/DVD changer -inc: 40GB hard-drive GPS navigation w/Bluetooth hands-free communication system, voice control, HD Radio, in-dash SD card reader, media interface, Gracenote media database w/10GB Music Register
    • harman/kardon Logic 7 surround sound system -inc: 610-watt, (14) speakers
    • SIRIUS satellite radio -inc: SIRIUS rear-time traffic service
    • MP3/iPod media interface

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