2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 vs. 2020 Dodge Charger | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 vs. 2020 Dodge Charger Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35

2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG CLA 35

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New 2020 Dodge Charger

2020 Dodge
Charger

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MSRP*
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$46,900
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$29,995 to $69,995
Invoice* $44,086 $29,481 to $67,746
MPG - City 23 12 - 19
MPG - Hwy 29 21 - 30
Engine(s) Inline-4 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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
The Dodge Charger requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35, 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 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is somewhat more expensive than the Dodge Charger. 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 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Dodge Charger.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is much slimmer than the Dodge Charger, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Dodge Charger.

Drivetrain
The Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 has much less torque than the Dodge Charger, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is significantly less powerful than the Dodge Charger. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

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 Dodge Charger.

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