2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 vs. 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 vs. 2021 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review

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2020 Mercedes-Benz
AMG CLA 35

MSRP*: $46,900
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2021 Mercedes-Benz
C-Class

MSRP*: $41,600 to $43,600
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Invoice* $44,086 $39,104 to $40,984
MPG - City 23 MPG 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 29 MPG 33 - 35 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available 12.6 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 302 hp 255 hp
Exterior Length 184.8 in 184.5 in
Exterior Width 72.2 in 71.3 in
Leg Room Info not available Front 41.7 in
Rear 35.2 in
Head Room Info not available Front 37.1 in
Rear 37.1 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 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 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 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 Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 is a little wider than the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA 35 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

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

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

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 Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

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