Geneva 2013: Mercedes A45 AMG Edition 1

Geneva 2013 Mercedes A45 AMG Edition 1
Geneva 2013 Mercedes A45 AMG Edition 1

Mercedes-Benz has brought to Geneva the Special Anniversary Edition 1 version of the brand new A45 AMG. It will be available exclusively for the first year sales of A45 AMG, and as the CLA Edition 1 will be sold exclusively in Europe market and all cars will be painted in”Cirrus White” color with matte gray trim strips along them, having also several red and black details to the rest of the body.

The windows are tinted on this version of the car, it has a new aerodynamic bodykit consisting of front splitters, spoiler and additional aerodynamic devices on the front bumper. The exterior changes are completed with 19 inch  wheels(either in matte black or titanium gray) with tire size of 235/35 and red brake calipers of 350 mm at the front and 330 mm rear.

At the interior Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG Edition 1 features AMG Performance seats covered in Artico leather and Dinamica black  microfibers with red stitching and details. The same materials are used at the top of the dashboard, while the changes are completed with a Nappa leather steering wheel and the select knob with AMG lettering and a special “Edition 1” l badge.

Mechanically it features a 2.0 liter four cylinder turbo engine that produces 360 hp at 6,000 rpm with 450 Nm of torque between 2,250 to 5,000 rpm combined with the 7-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT dual-clutch automatic transmission with Race Start function that sends power to all four wheels with a ratio never exceeding 50:50. The 0-100 km/h is comlpeted in 4.6 seconds with the top speed being limited to 250 km/h.