2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 vs. 2020 Cadillac CT5 | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 vs. 2020 Cadillac CT5 Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG CLA 35

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New 2020 Cadillac CT5

2020 Cadillac
CT5

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MSRP*
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$46,900
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$36,895 to $47,695
Invoice* $44,086 $35,235 to $45,549
MPG - City 23 17 - 23
MPG - Hwy 29 25 - 32
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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 Cadillac CT5 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35, due to its tank size and 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). The Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is somewhat more expensive than the Cadillac CT5. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 and the Cadillac CT5 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is much slimmer than the Cadillac CT5, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is slightly shorter than the Cadillac CT5, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Cadillac CT5.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is somewhat more powerful than the Cadillac CT5.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 and the Cadillac CT5.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Cadillac CT5.