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2022 Genesis G70 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 Review

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2022 Genesis
G70

MSRP*: $37,525 to $54,500
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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG CLA 35

MSRP*: $46,900
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Invoice* $35,862 to $52,074 $44,086
MPG - City 17 - 21 MPG 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 25 - 31 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 10.5 ft3 Info not available
Engine Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Rear-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 252 - 365 hp 302 hp
Exterior Length 184.4 in 184.8 in
Exterior Width 72.8 in 72.2 in
Leg Room Front 42.6 in
Rear 34.8 in
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Head Room Front 38.5 - 39.7 in
Rear 36.9 in
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Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 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

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Genesis G70 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Genesis G70 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Genesis G70 will cost more in transportation costs than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Dimensions
The Genesis G70 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35. When looking at overall length, the Genesis G70 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Genesis G70 is somewhat more powerful than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Genesis G70 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Genesis G70 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Genesis G70 than that of the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.