Still a style leader in the luxury four-door coupe class, the 2013 Mercedes-Benz CLS Class carries forward from the 2012 model year with few changes.
Foremost among those changes is the addition of mbrace2, Mercedes-Benz's latest in telematics and remote access services. Combining the convenience of on-the-road concierge service for items like restaurant reservations and event tickets with the safety of emergency assistance. Google Local Search functions, remote access to vehicle usage and system diagnostics, plus Facebook, Yelp, and more are also available with mbrace2.
Under the hood, you'll find just two options: the CLS 550's 4.6-liter twin-turbocharged 4.6-liter V-8 engine, or the CLS63 AMG's 5.5-liter twin-turbo V-8. The CLS 550 is the more civil and comfortable of the two, but still generates an impressive 402 horsepower. The CLS 63 AMG is the wild one, with 518 horsepower on tap in standard configuration, with an available Performance Package that raises output to 550...