2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class CL55 AMG Review | Edmunds.com

2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class CL55 AMG

We didn't find any results. You can try changing your zip code, or check another model year.

We found matches for you!

ADVERTISEMENT
Mercedes-Benz CL-Class Features and Specs

Features & Specs

  • Engine 5.4 L V 8-cylinder
  • Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
  • Transmission 5-speed Automatic
  • Horse Power 354 hp @ 5500 rpm
  • Fuel Economy 14/20 mpg
  • Bluetooth No
  • Navigation Yes
  • Heated Seats Yes

Review of the 2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class

  • Those who liked last year's car but wished for even more power and status can rejoice in the AMG-tweaked CL55 and the V12-powered CL600.

  • Safety
  • Pros

    High-tech features, classic styling, comfortable long-distance cruiser for two.

  • Cons

    Complex navigation/audio system, cramped rear seat, pricey.

  • What's New for 2001

    The CL600 makes its debut with a 362-horsepower V12. Distronic cruise control, a high-tech system using radar, braking and acceleration to maintain a specified distance from other vehicles, is standard on the CL600 and optional on other CL models. Web-based services, such as e-mail and stock quotes, will also be on board for the 2001 model year.

ADVERTISEMENT
Gas Mileage

EPA-Rated MPG

  • 14
  • cty
/
  • 20
  • highway
Calculate Yearly Fuel Costs
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
What Others Are Saying

Customer Reviews



Disappointed owner

by on
Vehicle: 2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class CL55 AMG 2dr Coupe (5.4L 8cyl 5A)

15 visits for repair, most on computer issues. 1 suspension failure. If the car was reliable, it would be my favorite car of all types I have owned. There appears to be no end to the computer issues with this car.




Rescent test drive in the

by on
Vehicle: 2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class CL55 AMG 2dr Coupe (5.4L 8cyl 5A)

This car has got gobs of power and the turbo just doesnt quit... there absolutely NO turbo lag whatsoever... however it just doesnt have a sense of occassion in the interior as you would expect from the performance and exterior looks... the interior design is good but fit and finish/ material quality good be better. GREAT car overall.




100% fun sexy car to

by on
Vehicle: 2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class CL55 AMG 2dr Coupe (5.4L 8cyl 5A)

its all there the car is lovly to drive it has a lot of gagets to play with ,nice AMG stiling



ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Full 2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class Review

What's New for 2001

The CL600 makes its debut with a 362-horsepower V12. Distronic cruise control, a high-tech system using radar, braking and acceleration to maintain a specified distance from other vehicles, is standard on the CL600 and optional on other CL models. Web-based services, such as e-mail and stock quotes, will also be on board for the 2001 model year.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Talk About The 2001 CL-Class

2001 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class Discussions See all Started By

michhala
michhala
03-12-2001
'A significant portion of the 2000 volume came from the all new C-Class -- the C240 and C320 -- which went on sale in September. The C-class model line increased 16% to 34,600, and is expected to play...



ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
Have a question? We're here to help!
Chat*
Chat online with us
Email
Email us at help@edmunds.com
*Available daily 8AM-5PM Pacific
Phone*
Call us at 855-782-4711
SMS*
Text us at ED411