2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs 2018 Audi A3

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs 2018 Audi A3

With so many luxury sedan options on the market today, it may be hard to know which one is perfect for you. The number of options may leave you feeling a little overwhelmed. If that's the case, you came to the right place! We love to help our customers make a more informed buying decision by comparing our Mercedes-Benz models to other models in their respective classes. Today we're going help by comparing two similar models, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 and the 2018 Audi A3

The first notable difference between these two sedans is their power. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 comes standard with a 2.0-liter engine that has a horsepower rating of 208 and 258 pound-feet torque rating. This helps give owners a thrilling daily drive with plenty of get-up-and-go. On the other hand, the 2018 Audi A3 only offers 186 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. If you value performace over everything else, the CLA is the smart choice for you. 

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250

            2018 Audi A3               

208 Horsepower 186
258 lb-ft Torque 221 lb-ft
Available All-Wheel Drive Available
37 MPG Highway Fuel Economy 35 MPG

Test Drive the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA in San Luis Obispo CA

While both of these vehicles come chock full of intuitive comfort and convenience features, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 has a few notable features that the 2018 Audi A3 does not. For example, the CLA 250 comes standardly-equipped with a remote starting system, which means you can beat the stuffy car heat by running your air conditioner before you even enter the vehicle. The CLA also offers more in terms of cargo space, with the cargo area sizing in at 13.1 cubic feet, and you can fold down the rear seats to increase that space. The Audi A3 sedan only has 12.3 cubic feet of trunk space.

If you are interested in learning more about the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250, feel free to call or visit us here at Alfano Motorcars. To get an in-depth look at the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA, schedule a test drive here in the San Luis Obispo area. Come see what other drivers already love about this powerful and feature-filled luxury sedan.