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2020 BMW M340 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45 Review

New 2020 BMW M340

2020 BMW
M340

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG CLA 45

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MSRP*
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$54,000 to $56,000
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$54,800
Invoice* $50,720 to $52,580 $51,512
MPG - City 22 20
MPG - Hwy 30 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

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Comparison Review

Convenience
The BMW M340 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45, 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). Whether you pick the BMW M340 or the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45, it's going to cost you about the same. 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 M340 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The BMW M340 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45. When looking at overall length, the BMW M340 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW M340 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the BMW M340 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW M340 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45.

Warranty
The BMW M340 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 45.