Mercedes-Benz CLA Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz CLA clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 104 mm (4.1 in)
    • Offroad abilities: poor
    • Ride height per person: 20.8 mm (0.8 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 72 — 84 mm (2.8 — 3.3 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: extremely high
    • Clearance to tire height: 104 mm / 113 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 104 mm / 432 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 116 mm
    • Difference with world average: -57 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • CLA 180d — 1.1 hp/mm
  • CLA 200d — 1.4 hp/mm
  • CLA 180 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • CLA 220d — 1.8 hp/mm
  • CLA 250 — 2.2 hp/mm
  • CLA 200 — 1.6 hp/mm
  • CLA 220 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • AMG CLA 35 — 2.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • CLA 180d — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • CLA 200d — 3.1 Nm/mm
  • CLA 180 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • CLA 220d — 3.8 Nm/mm
  • CLA 250 — 3.4 Nm/mm
  • CLA 200 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • CLA 220 — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • AMG CLA 35 — 3.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • CLA 180d — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 200d — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 180 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 220d — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 250 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 200 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 220 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG CLA 35 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    CLA 180d 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    71 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 200d 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    53 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 180 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    78 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 220d 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    53 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 250 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    52 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 200 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    78 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 220 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    52 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    AMG CLA 35 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    52 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    Vehicle CLA 180d
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 71 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 200d
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 180
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 220d
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 250
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 200
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 220
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle AMG CLA 35
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%

    Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz CLA clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 104 mm (4.1 in)
      • Offroad abilities: poor
      • Ride height per person: 20.8 mm (0.8 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 72 — 84 mm (2.8 — 3.3 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: extremely high
      • Clearance to tire height: 104 mm / 123 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 104 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 116 mm
      • Difference with world average: -57 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • CLA 180 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • CLA 180d — 1.1 hp/mm
  • CLA 200 — 1.6 hp/mm
  • CLA 220 — 1.8 hp/mm
  • CLA 250 — 2.2 hp/mm
  • AMG CLA 35 — 2.9 hp/mm
  • CLA 200d — 1.4 hp/mm
  • CLA 220d — 1.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • CLA 180 — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • CLA 180d — 2.5 Nm/mm
  • CLA 200 — 2.4 Nm/mm
  • CLA 220 — 2.9 Nm/mm
  • CLA 250 — 3.4 Nm/mm
  • AMG CLA 35 — 3.8 Nm/mm
  • CLA 200d — 3.1 Nm/mm
  • CLA 220d — 3.8 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • CLA 180 — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 180d — 27 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 200 — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 220 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 250 — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG CLA 35 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 200d — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 220d — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    CLA 180 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    78 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 180d 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    71 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 200 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    78 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 220 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    52 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 250 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    52 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    AMG CLA 35 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    52 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 200d 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    53 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    CLA 220d 104 mm
    (4.1 in)
    53 mm/L 71 mm
    (2.8 in)
    -55% 7.2
    Vehicle CLA 180
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 180d
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 71 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 200
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 78 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 220
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 250
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle AMG CLA 35
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 52 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 200d
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%
    Vehicle CLA 220d
    Clearance 104 mm (4.1 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 53 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 71 mm (2.8 in)
    Difference from world average -55%
    Ride height to car height 7.2%

    Quick notes on Mercedes-Benz CLA clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 93 mm (3.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: poor
      • Ride height per person: 18.6 mm (0.7 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 61 — 73 mm (2.4 — 2.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: extremely high
      • Clearance to tire height: 93 mm / 107 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 93 mm / 423 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 105 mm
      • Difference with world average: -68 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 2 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • CLA 200 CDI — 1.4 hp/mm
  • CLA 220 CDI — 1.9 hp/mm
  • CLA 180 — 1.3 hp/mm
  • CLA 200 — 1.7 hp/mm
  • CLA 250 — 2.2 hp/mm
  • AMG CLA 45 — 4 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • CLA 200 CDI — 3.2 Nm/mm
  • CLA 220 CDI — 3.7 Nm/mm
  • CLA 180 — 2.1 Nm/mm
  • CLA 200 — 2.7 Nm/mm
  • CLA 250 — 3.7 Nm/mm
  • AMG CLA 45 — 5 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • CLA 200 CDI — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 220 CDI — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 180 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 200 — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • CLA 250 — 14 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • AMG CLA 45 — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    CLA 200 CDI 94 mm
    (3.7 in)
    44 mm/L 61 mm
    (2.4 in)
    -71% 6.6
    CLA 220 CDI 94 mm
    (3.7 in)
    44 mm/L 61 mm
    (2.4 in)
    -71% 6.6
    CLA 180 94 mm
    (3.7 in)
    59 mm/L 61 mm
    (2.4 in)
    -71% 6.6
    CLA 200 94 mm
    (3.7 in)
    59 mm/L 61 mm
    (2.4 in)
    -71% 6.6
    CLA 250 94 mm
    (3.7 in)
    47 mm/L 61 mm
    (2.4 in)
    -71% 6.6
    AMG CLA 45 90 mm
    (3.5 in)
    45 mm/L 57 mm
    (2.2 in)
    -79% 6.3
    Vehicle CLA 200 CDI
    Clearance 94 mm (3.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 44 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 61 mm (2.4 in)
    Difference from world average -71%
    Ride height to car height 6.6%
    Vehicle CLA 220 CDI
    Clearance 94 mm (3.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 44 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 61 mm (2.4 in)
    Difference from world average -71%
    Ride height to car height 6.6%
    Vehicle CLA 180
    Clearance 94 mm (3.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 59 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 61 mm (2.4 in)
    Difference from world average -71%
    Ride height to car height 6.6%
    Vehicle CLA 200
    Clearance 94 mm (3.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 59 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 61 mm (2.4 in)
    Difference from world average -71%
    Ride height to car height 6.6%
    Vehicle CLA 250
    Clearance 94 mm (3.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 47 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 61 mm (2.4 in)
    Difference from world average -71%
    Ride height to car height 6.6%
    Vehicle AMG CLA 45
    Clearance 90 mm (3.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 45 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 57 mm (2.2 in)
    Difference from world average -79%
    Ride height to car height 6.3%