2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 vs 2019 Audi A7 Sportback

2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 vs 2019 Audi A7 Sportback

Luxury car shopping can be a fun experience, but the process can also be daunting if you’re not sure what you want. There are so many options out there that it can be difficult knowing if you’re truly picking the car that’s best suited for you. We get it, and that’s why here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis we’ve made many comparisons showing you the pros and cons of Mercedes-Benz models against similar models from rival automakers. You’ll notice trends in performance and technology that almost always give Mercedes-Benz the advantage. German engineering is hard to beat, and the precision that goes into each model is remarkable. How about this comparison between the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS vs 2019 Audi A7 Sportback? Check it out here and see for yourself which model is better suited for you!

2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450


2019 Audi A7 Sportback

362 hp/369 lb-ft Horsepower/Torque 335 hp/369 lb-ft
9-speed automatic Transmission 7-speed automatic
5.1 seconds 0 to 60 time 5.2 seconds
12.3 inches Infotainment Screen Size 8.8 inches

Specs and Features in the 2019 CLS 450

Both of these models are equipped with the luxurious drivetrain and engine specs that come from the coveted quality of German engineering. However, it’s the CLS 450 that has an edge here. As you’ll notice from the table above, the CLS 450 has more horsepower which contributes to a quicker 0 to 60 time. Additionally, it has two more transmission speeds than the A7 Sportback, which allows for more seamless gear changes and better top-end fuel efficiency. Performance isn’t all that you’ll find in the CLS 450. It has a ton of other noteworthy features that include:

  • Genuine wood trim
  • Blind Spot Assist
  • Rearview camera
  • Heated/ventilated front seats with massage feature
  • 12.3-inch high-resolution display
  • FrontBass® audio system
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • and much more!

Interested in learning more about the 2019 CLS 450 or any of the other models in the 2019 Mercedes-Benz lineup? Get in touch with our team to check it out for yourself!

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