• Stuttgart , Jan 25, 2011 - The neutral auditors from TÜV Süd have attested a high degree of environmental compatibility for the new Mercedes CLS. The coupe received environmental certification in accordance with the ISO 14062 standard. This is based on a life cycle analysis of the CLS, comprising a comprehensive evaluation of the automobile's environmental impact. The new CLS will celebrate its market launch at dealers on January 29.
  • Stuttgart, Jan 12, 2011 - The 29th January is a very special day for Mercedes-Benz. It was on this day in 1886 that Carl Benz filed a patent application (number 37435) at the Reich patent office for his "vehicle operated by gas engine". And now, 125 years to the day, 29th January 2011 sees the launch of the latest development from Mercedes-Benz – the new CLS.
  • Stuttgart, Nov 24, 2010 - Die Leser der Fachzeitschrift „Auto Zeitung“ haben den neuen Mercedes-Benz CLS zum besten Modell der Oberklasse gewählt. Ebenfalls den ersten Platz, und zwar schon zum zweiten Mal in Folge, errang der Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG als bester Supersportwagen. Beide erhielten die renommierte „Auto Trophy“.
  • Stuttgart, Nov 8, 2010 - The CLS Shooting Brake will go into serial production: As of 2012, the sporty four-door coupé with sloping tail end based on the CLS will roll-off the assembly line in the Mercedes-Benz Plant Sindelfingen.
  • Stuttgart, Nov 4, 2010 - More than a quarter of a million readers and a top-class jury comprising 40 automotive experts and prominent figures have voted the new Mercedes-Benz CLS the best new product in the executive and luxury class segment. As a result, "Bild am Sonntag", "Auto Bild" and 26 associated European publications have awarded the new four-door coupé model the "Golden Steering Wheel" – one of the most important automotive awards in Europe. This coveted award was officially presented to Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of Daimler AG and CEO of Mercedes-Benz Cars, in Berlin yesterday evening.
  • Stuttgart, Sep 16, 2010 - Breathtaking design, consistent use of lightweight construction, sports-tuned chassis, more powerful and more efficient engines, in conjunction with optimum driving safety: as of now, the second generation of the four-door CLS coupé can be ordered from Mercedes-Benz Euro¬pean sales partners. With its exciting and sensuous design, and refined sportiness, the new CLS has the advantage that Mercedes-Benz, as the inventor of the segment, is a full generation ahead of its competitors.
  • Stuttgart, Aug 22, 2010 - A generation ahead: with the CLS, Mercedes-Benz created a new vehicle category in 2003 which for the first time combined the elegance and dynamism of a coupé with the comfort and functionality of a saloon. The public were delighted, the competition astounded and a style icon was born: for years the CLS has endured as the only four-door coupé in its class, and since October 2004 it has been the car of choice for around 170,000 buyers worldwide.