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Mercedes Benz CLA: 9 Nigerian Celebrities Who Own This Aerodynamic Car



Mercedes Benz CLA Class

The Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class is a series of subcompact executive cars manufactured by Mercedes-Benz.

The CLA-Class was first released in 2013. It first went on sale in Europe in April 2013 and was subsequently introduced in the United States in September 2013.

The first generation was a four-door fastback based on the platform of the W176 A-Class and W246 B-Class compact cars, marketed as a four-door coupé.

In 2015, Mercedes-Benz expanded the CLA family to include the Shooting Brake, a station wagon configuration.

All CLA-Class models are powered by four-cylinder engines, including a choice of 1.6 L and 2.0 L gasoline, and 3 diesels, a 1.5L, a 1.8 L and a 2.2 L. Most of the engines come in a range of different states of tuning, and all include a stop-start feature.

Its largest markets are Western Europe and the United States. Global cumulative CLA sales reached 100,000 during its first year, cited as “our best launch in 20 years” by Mercedes-Benz.

Worldwide, Mercedes-Benz sold about 750,000 units of the first generation of CLA.

In Nigeria, Mercedes Benz CLA is a growing choice of an automobile by Nigerian celebrities. In this article, we highlight 9 Nigerian celebrities that own a Mercedes Benz CLA.

9 Nigerian Celebrities Who Own  A Mercedes Benz CLA


Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

In March 2019, music star Mayorkun acquired a Mercedes Benz CLA.  In a cryptic Instagram message, the “Eleko” crooner hinted that the car set him back by N35 million. In the Instagram post, he wrote:

About to be 25, sitting on 35 million! I might as well spoil myself a lil! Too grateful! Shouts to @606autos for doing good business! 🙏🏾😝 #TMOL




Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

Also in March 2019, Okuneye Idris known famously as Bobrisky made the headline when he gifted himself a new Mercedes Benz CLA.

He announced the acquisition of the sleek car on his official Instagram account. He captioned the post:

A little gift from me to myself. Thank God

Zlatan Ibile

Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

Omoniyi Temidayo is known by his stage name “Zlatan Ibile”. He is a Nigerian music artist, songwriter, and rapper.

On May 2019, the 25-year-old rapper from Osun state added to his Benz collection when he acquired a CLA. The “Zanku” crooner announced the new Mercedes Benz on Instagram. He captioned the post:

@ivd001 nice doing business with you bro !! @ivdautoltd


Lil’ Kesh

Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

Keshinro Ololade, known professionally as Lil Kesh, is a Nigerian singer, rapper and songwriter. He rose to fame after releasing the hit single “Shoki”

In June 2019, announced his new car, a Mercedes Benz CLA on Instagram. He captioned the post:  “So my baby chikito cut off some of her dreads and gave to me to add to mine, that’s the best birthday gift ever ❤️ you mom, shouts to my reliable auto dealer @2502_autoworld for the new new”.


Asisat Oshoala

Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

In June 2019, Super Falcons and Barcelona star, Asisat Oshoala, bought herself a brand new 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class.

Oshoala joined FC Barcelona women’s team on a permanent deal from Chinese champions Dalian Quanjian.

She uploaded pictures of her newly acquired car on her Instagram page status with a caption, “New summer legs. Landed and sitting pretty.”



Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

He recently took to social media to flaunt the latest addition to his properties. Apparently, the Bad Girl crooner is now a proud owner of a Mercedes Benz CLA. He shared a photo with the white luxurious car and captioned it,”All praise to the most high #benzgang”.

Victor AD

Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

27-years-old Victor Adere, professionally known as Victor AD, is a Nigerian Recording Artist. He is the act behind the popular song “Wetin we gain”.

On August 2019, the Federal Polytechnic, Auchi graduate, joined the league of Mercedes Benz owners in Nigeria when he acquired a Mercedes CLA45 AMG.



Toyin Abraham

Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

On October 2019, award-winning actress and filmmaker, Toyin Abraham, joined the league of Mercedes Benz owners when she acquired a Mercedes Benz CLA 250.


Thelma BBN

Mercedes Benz CLA in Nigeria

In November 2019, Big Brother Naija reality star, Thelma, left many social media users in awe and her fans excited. This was after she revealed on her social media page that she got a car gift from her fans.

During her Meet and Greet in Lagos, the ‘PepperDemGang’ star, was honoured with a car gift; a Mercedez Benz CLA.


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