In 2022, the Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 4MATIC has a new look, providing a newer appearance and improved technology for the coupe-style sedan. Sales in the United States will begin in early 2022, and the company has not yet discussed pricing.
Now the standard configuration of 2022 CLS is equipped with an AMG Line styling kit on the outside, which includes different side sills and some black gloss trims. The car uses an improved front bumper, the air intake in the lower instrument panel is designed more smoothly, and the front splitter is now chrome-plated. The adjusted grille obtains a three-dimensional Mercedes-Benz star pattern with a chrome glass surface. The LED headlights are clearly visible at the outer corners instead of the amber color of the current model. There is a chrome-plated trapezoidal exhaust port on the back. The simulated diffuser runs between the pipes.
Starling Blue Metallic is now an exterior paint color. New five-spoke and multi-spoke designs are also provided for the 19-inch wheels. The 20-inch parts are available in Tremolite gray or high-gloss black color options.
Inside, the steering wheel of the 2022 CLS has been adjusted, with capacitive sensors for controlling vehicle functions, and has a Nappa leather covering. Buyers can choose perforated brown walnut and high-gloss ash wood decorative pieces. Two-tone Neva Grey / Magma Grey and Sienna Brown / Black are the new leather interior options.
The CLS 450 uses a turbocharged 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder engine with an integrated starter-generator mild hybrid power system. The internal combustion engine has a power of 362 horsepower (270 kilowatts) and 369 pound-feet (500 Newton meters). The starter generator can provide up to 21 hp (16 kW) of torque and 184 lb-ft (250 Nm) of torque. The powertrain is driven to the all-wheel drive system through a nine-speed automatic transmission.
Mercedes (Mercedes) announced that the changes are only for the CLS 450 4MATIC.When asked about other variants, the company told Motor1.com: “With a facelift, 2022 CLS will be sold exclusively in the United States as the CLS 450 4MATIC.”