The official launch of the new Mercedes-Benz CL coupe is expected for the Moscow Auto Show in August, 30. For Europeans CL will unveiled later, at the 2006 Paris Auto Show, in September.
The CL600 is powered by a 510-horsepower twin-turbo 5.5-litre V12 mated to a five-speed automatic transmission. Mercedes quotes a 0-60-mph acceleration time of 4.3 seconds. The CL500, with its 382-hp 5.5-litre V8, can sprint from zero to 60 mph in less than 5.4 seconds, according to Mercedes.