2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 vs 2018 INFINITI Q60

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 vs 2018 INFINITI Q60

Drivers looking for affordable luxury and sporty styling need look no further. Mercedes-Benz and INFINITI have brought their best to the table in terms of cost-efficiency, but there’s more to it than that. These two models offer drivers a lot in terms of performance and exquisite interiors. Do you want to see more? Check out our comparison between the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 vs 2018 INFINITI Q60.

The first thing that will jump out at you in the table below is performance. Both of these vehicles have the exact same horsepower and torque at 208 and 258 lb-ft, respectively. However, the separation begins when you look at fuel efficiency. The CLA 250, already more than $6,000 less than the Q60, also beats out its rival in gas mileage pretty handily. That adds up to money going back in your pocket and a gentle pat on the back from Mother Nature. Take a look for yourself!

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250



$32,700 MSRP $38,950
24 city/37 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 22 city/30 hwy mpg
7 Speed Automatic Transmission 7 Speed Automatic
208 Horsepower 208
258 lb-ft Torque 258 lb-ft
6.9 seconds 0 to 60 time Not Available
FWD Drivetrain RWD
8 Number of Airbags 7
Standard PRESAFE® Not Available
DISTRONIC PLUS® (Optional) Intelligent Cruise Control Not Available
8 inches Entertainment Screen Size 7 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Comfort and Convenience in the 2018 CLA 250

Oh, the amenities. Mercedes-Benz is known for their lavish interiors, and while the Q60 is also fairly intriguing, it doesn’t offer quite as much. The 2018 CLA 250 has everything you need to go from ordinary to extraordinary, starting with the Distance Pilot DISTRONIC® Cruise Control feature. It allows drivers to set an interval between themselves and the driver in front of them. The feature, unavailable in the Q60, is made to be an added convenience and make driving more enjoyable. Other features include:

  • mBrace®

  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

  • Bluetooth Wireless Technology


  • Leather seating

  • Blind Spot Assist

  • …and more!

Interested in learning more about the 2018 CLA 250? Get all you need to know right here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis today! Browse our inventory and find your perfect fit, then take on the roads in your affordable piece of automotive luxury!

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