Here you will find yearly European and U.S. sales figures for the Mercedes-Benz CLK. These statistics include sales of the Mercedes-Benz CLK coupe and convertible versions. In 2009, the new generations (C207) were renamed Mercedes-Benz E-Class coupe and E-Class convertible. Unfortunately, sales data for these models is no longer separated from the sedan and station wagon models.
Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Overview
The Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class is a series of mid-size luxury coupés and convertibles produced by the German automaker Mercedes-Benz. Produced between 1997 and 2010, the CLK-Class blended elegance, comfort, and performance, offering a more affordable and sporty alternative to the higher-end CL-Class.
Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Sales Figures
The Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class was a luxury coupe that was produced by Mercedes-Benz from 1997 to 2010. It was based on the Mercedes-Benz C-Class and was available in both two-door and convertible body styles. The CLK-Class was powered by a variety of engines, including a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, a 3.0-liter V6 engine, and a 5.0-liter V8 engine. It was available with rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The CLK-Class was known for its stylish design, comfortable ride, and powerful engines. It was also known for its handling. The CLK-Class was a popular car among celebrities and athletes. It was also a popular car among luxury car buyers.
The Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class represents an era of Mercedes design and engineering that combined sportiness with comfort and technology. Its graceful appearance and broad range of options allowed it to appeal to a wide audience. While no longer in production, it remains a symbol of accessible luxury and style within the Mercedes-Benz brand.
Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class U.S Sales Data & Charts
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Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Europe Sales Data & Charts
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Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Generations
First Generation (C208/A208; 1997–2003)
Introduction: Launched in 1997, the first-generation CLK was built on the W202 C-Class platform.
Body Styles: Available as a coupé (C208) and convertible (A208).
Engines: A variety of four-cylinder, V6, and V8 engines were offered, including both petrol and diesel options.
Design: Sporty yet elegant design with distinctive quad headlights.
AMG Model: The high-performance CLK 55 AMG variant featured a 5.4-liter V8 engine.
Technology: Equipped with a range of standard and optional technology for the time, including stability control, side airbags, and navigation.
Second Generation (C209/A209; 2002–2010)
Introduction: Debuted in 2002 with substantial improvements in design, technology, and quality.
Body Styles: Continued as a coupé (C209) and convertible (A209).
Engines: Broad engine lineup ranging from economical four-cylinder engines to powerful V8s in the AMG models.
Design: More refined and contemporary appearance with smoother lines.
AMG Models: The CLK 63 AMG was among the most potent variants, offering exceptional performance and a 6.2-liter V8 engine.
Technology: Incorporated more advanced technology such as adaptive cruise control, bi-xenon headlights, and a seven-speed automatic transmission.
Interior: Improved interior quality and comfort, with luxurious materials and attention to detail.
Safety: Enhanced safety features like curtain airbags and rollover protection for the convertible model.