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2022 BMW 330 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Review

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2022 BMW
330

MSRP*: $41,450 to $43,450
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2020 Mercedes-Benz
CLA 250

MSRP*: $36,650 to $38,650
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Invoice* $39,050 to $40,910 $34,451 to $36,331
MPG - City 25 - 26 MPG 23 - 25 MPG
MPG - Hwy 34 - 36 MPG 33 - 35 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 13.1 ft3
Engine 255-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) Inline-4
Transmission 8-Speed A/T Manual
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive All-wheel, Front-wheel
Horsepower 255 hp 221 hp
Exterior Length 185.7 in 184.6 in
Exterior Width 71.9 in 72.0 in
Leg Room Front 42.0 in
Rear 35.2 in
Front 40.2 in
Rear 27.1 in
Head Room Front 38.7 in
Rear 37.6 in
Front 40.2 in
Rear 35.7 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 330 than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW 330 and the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 in the front seats.

Convenience
The BMW 330 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The BMW 330 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW 330 and the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW 330 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250. When looking at overall length, the BMW 330 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.

Handling
The BMW 330 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 330 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the BMW 330 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 330 and the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.

Warranty
The BMW 330 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250.