Mercedes-Benz has announced the CLA 45 AMG Edition 1 featuring some exterior and interior upgrades.

The exterior boasts a gloss black rear spoiler, a set of matt black 8J x 19" alloy wheels fitted with low-profile performance tires (235/35 R 19) and grey side stripes. Further standard equipment for the CLA 45 AMG "Edition 1" includes the AMG Night package - red accents on the radiator grille and exterior mirrors, and AMG sports stripes in matt graphite grey above the side sill panels.

The interior boasts red contrasting topstitching embellishes the AMG Performance seats in ARTICO man-made leather/DINAMICA microfibre, the door panelling, the top section of the instrument panel in ARTICO man-made leather and the AMG Performance steering wheel in nappa leather/DINAMICA microfibre. Other visual highlights include the E-SELECT lever with embossed AMG emblem, the "Edition 1" badge on the AMG DRIVE UNIT and the AMG floor mats.

The CLA 45 AMG Edition 1 is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged petrol with 360HP (265 kW) at 6,000RPM and 450Nm (332 lb-ft) of torque at 2,250RPM.  0-100 km/h in 4.6 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (electronically limited). The engine is mated to an AMG SPEED SHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission with three driving programs, double-declutching function and Race Start.

Source: Mercedes-Benz