For years, the C-Class and E-Class Coupes and Cabriolets were four different models, with not many sales between them. So, Mercedes decided to take the best of each model and create the new 2024 Mercedes CLE! So, does this Classy Coupe keep the spirit of Mercedes alive? Keep reading to find out and watch our full YouTube Review linked at the bottom of this article!

What’s New for 2024?

  • New model from the ground up from Mercedes

Trims and Pricing

MSRP (w/ standard AWD)

CLE 300: $57,650

CLE 450: $65,650

CLE 53 AMG: $N/A


Prices remain fairly between the old C and E-Class Coupes, but are growing more expensive.

Slam Dunk and Air Ball

Slam Dunk: The overall practicality of the CLE is impressive

Air Ball: Some of the interior trim pieces are not premium feeling

Design and Features

While other Mercedes models have been bolder as of late, the CLE takes a step in the classy direction when it comes to design. The front is very classy and understated, while the rear is a bit bolder and more angular. The interior will complement the outside, not overwhelming the driver with technology. For a full deep dive on the design, please reference the video linked at the bottom of this article!

Here is the full breakdown of what we currently know about the feature availability:





AMG model has adaptive dampers and rear steering

LED Headlights

Standard | Premium Digital Lights optional

LED Fog Lamps

Not Available

Grille Lighting

Not available


Various 18-21-inch alloy wheel options


Standard heated, auto-dimming, power folding, blind spot monitoring

LED Taillights


Exposed Exhausts

Exposed on AMG Line and AMG 53

Forward Emergency Braking

Standard on all CLE Models for 2024

Auto High Beams

Lane Keeping Assist

Optional in Driver’s Assistance Package

Adaptive Cruise Control

Highway Drive Assistant


When it comes to the Interior, the CLE will also be well-equipped on all trims, but remains more traditional in terms of technology.


Smart Entry


Seat Materials

MB-Tex Standard | Leather and Nappa Leather available

Seat Adjustment

Power Adjusting with Memory Standard | Optional Massage

Push Button Start


Fingerprint Sensor


Gauge Cluster

Standard 12.3-inch configurable cluster

Head-up Display

Pinnacle Trim

Steering Wheel

Standard Power Adjusting

Rain-Sensing Wipers


Wireless Charging


360 Degree Camera

Optional | Standard auto-park abilities

2-Zone Climate Controls


Seat Climate

Heated Seats: Standard | Ventilated Seats: Optional

Audio System

Standard: 15-Speaker Burmester Audio


Standard 11.9-inch display | Wireless CarPlay and Android Auto | Augmented Video Navigation Optional




Standard Panoramic with sunshade


The rear of the CLE is also very well-equipped, but lacks some of the features of the S-Class.

Rear Amenities

Heated Rear Seats

Not Offered

Vents and USBs

No Vents or USBs offered

40/20/40 Split Seats



Standard Power


For in depth details on the 2024 CLE, watch our full first look review linked at the bottom of this article.

CLE Rear

What’s Under the Hood?

The CLE has three powertrain options, including a performance oriented AMG model:

  • CLE 300: 2.0L Turbo I-4 w/ EQ Boost: 
    • 255 hp | 295 lb.ft
    • 0-60: 6.2s
    • EQ Boost can briefly add an additional 23 hp | 151 lb.ft

  • CLE 450: 3.0L Turbo I-6 w/ EQ Boost:
    • 375 hp | 369 lb.ft
    • 0-60: 4.2s
    • EQ Boost can briefly add an additional 23 hp | 151 lb.ft

  • CLE 53 AMG: AMG Enhanced 3.0L Turbo I-6 w/EQ Boost:
    • 443 hp | 413 lb.ft
    • 0-60: 4.0s
    • EQ Boost can briefly add an additional 23 hp | 151 lb.ft

All models come with a 9-speed automatic and standard 4MATIC AWD. When it comes to fuel economy, the 2024 Ratings for the 450 are as follows:

450: 23/33/26 MPG

We hope you have found this overview of the Redesigned 2024 Mercedes CLE helpful! For a more detailed first look of the CLE, please watch our video below! What do you think of the updated Mercedes CLE? Let us know in the comments!