New Mercedes-Benz A Class Quotes

Performance

The A-Class provides a sporty performance typical of Mercedes with excellent grip and great steering response. The A45 AMG model also provides ample speed with capability of 0-62mph in just 4.6 seconds courtesy of its 355bhp engine and four-wheel drive. Petrol options include 121bhp and 154bhp 1.6s as well as a 2.0 litre 208bhp choice. Those opting for diesel get the choice of two 107bhp engines (1.5 with manual gearbox or 1.8 with semi-automatic) or a 134bhp 1.8 litre and a 168bhp 2.1 litre.

Running Costs

There’s an impressive choice of diesel and petrol engines with the potential of great fuel economy. The A1800 CDI manual boasts an impressive 74.8mpg for diesel fans while with the petrol A180 BlueEffiency engine returns a pleasing 52.3mpg. Insurance should not be expensive either which adds to A-Class’s attraction.

Equipment

Even at the basic level the A-Class offers an impressive array of equipment. Standard kit includes alloy wheels, Bluetooth and air conditioning. The higher spec Engineered by AMG model adds bespoke alloys, stylish front grille and AMG bodykit. Mercedes have also made the sensible move of kitting the A-Class out with the help of Apple to allow the best in iPod compatibility. At the top end of the spectrum, the A-Class also comes with 16-inch alloys, comfort suspension and bi-xenon headlamps. Order a brochure to see details of the full range.