Mercedes A-Class Concept: a Dual-Clutch Turbo Hatch We Might Actually Get - Mercedes-Benz Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old 04-07-2011, 04:21 PM Thread Starter
Sponsored Editorial Content
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 384
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Mercedes A-Class Concept: a Dual-Clutch Turbo Hatch We Might Actually Get

Marking a distinct departure from the current A-Class, Mercedes has unveiled a new second-generation of the car, transforming it from an urban runabout MPV to a stylish and sporty hatchback. And it's not just the overall shape of the vehicle either, but its specific styling cues, moving away from a minimalist approach to a design that's proud to wear the Mercedes grille and tri-pointed star.

Revealed in a detailed set of photos released by the manufacturer, Mercedes will present the car at the Shanghai and New York Auto Shows in just a few weeks time. The New York showing suggests this car will no longer be a stranger to U.S. soil.

Powering that car is a turbocharged and direct-injection 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine making 210-hp and mated to a new dual-clutch transmission. Transversely mounted, this indicates the car is a front-drive model – although Mercedes doesn't expressly say so.

More: Mercedes A-Class Concept: a Dual-Clutch Turbo Hatch We Might Actually Get [NY Auto Show Preview] on is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz News & Polls > Site News

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mercedes Biome Concept Headed to Production to Rival BMW EfficientDynamics Concept Site News 0 11-26-2010 10:39 AM
Unlock Your Mercedes With the Silver Arrow Concept Watch Administrator Site News 0 07-01-2010 10:11 AM
Detroit Auto Show Coverage: Mercedes Concept Administrator General Mercedes-Benz 0 01-13-2010 02:57 PM
Report: Mercedes Bringing S-Class Plug-In Hybrid Concept to Frankfurt Administrator Site News 0 09-10-2009 11:36 AM
Kleemann develops Mercedes SLK55 AMG based concept trev0006 Performance Pavilion 0 10-30-2007 01:22 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome