2021 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 | NewCars.com

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2021 INFINITI Q50 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 Review

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2021 INFINITI
Q50

MSRP*: $36,700 to $57,850
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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG CLA 35

MSRP*: $46,900
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Invoice* $34,682 to $54,668 $44,086
MPG - City 19 - 20 MPG 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 13.2 - 13.5 ft3 Info not available
Engine V-6 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Rear-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 300 - 400 hp 302 hp
Exterior Length 189.6 in 184.8 in
Exterior Width 71.8 in 72.2 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.1 in
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Head Room Front 39.5 - 40.2 in
Rear 36.8 - 37.5 in
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Basic Warranty 4 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
With the INFINITI Q50 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

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 INFINITI Q50 or the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35, 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 INFINITI Q50 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The INFINITI Q50 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the INFINITI Q50, which is slightly longer than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the INFINITI Q50 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the INFINITI Q50 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the INFINITI Q50 and the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the INFINITI Q50 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 in terms of months/miles.