2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG® CLA 35 Coupe vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG® CLA 45 Coupe
It’s out with the old and in with the new. Mercedes-Benz recently unveiled the newest member of the CLA family – the AMG® CLA 35 Coupe – which is expected to be even better in years past. Complete with a sleek body that resembles that of a genuine sports coupe, the AMG® CLA 35 Coupe is a pure Mercedes-Benz-quality vehicle both inside and out. Drivers familiar with the CLA lineup may wonder how it compares to the 2019 AMG® CLA 45 Coupe, which is a fair question. In this comparison between the 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG® CLA 35 Coupe vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG® CLA 45 Coupe, we’ll highlight some of the differences in performance as well as how the interior has changed. Should you opt for the newest CLA, or go with last year’s juiced-up model? Take a look at the table below for a head-to-head matchup!
2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG® CLA 35 Coupe
2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG® CLA 45 Coupe
|302 hp/295 lb-ft||Horsepower/Torque||375 hp/350 lb-ft|
|4.6 seconds||0 to 60 time||4.1 seconds|
|Available||Mercedes-Benz User Experience System||Not Available|
|10.25 inches||Infotainment Screen Size||8 inches|
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From the table above, it’s clear to see that the 2019 AMG® CLA 45 Coupe is the superior option for more horsepower and torque. With a quicker 0 to 60 time, it may be a more desirable choice for drivers who want a quicker engine response. However, the AMG® CLA 35 Coupe has a few advantages of its own. The AMG® CLA 35 Coupe is now equipped with AMG DYNAMICS®, an integrated dynamic handling control system that allows the driver to have more control over the engine responsiveness. The driver can select between five modes (Slippery, Comfort, Sport, Sport+, and an Individual mode) which will affect how the engine responds. Coupled with other performance features like AMG RIDE CONTROL® suspension and an adaptive damping system, the AMG® CLA 35 Coupe brings a whole new set of driving dynamics to the table.
Inside, the AMG® CLA 35 Coupe continues to bring all the new technology from 2020 to the driver. It has a larger touchscreen available as well as the Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) system, which is a voice-controlled user command system. Ask for directions, a certain song from your playlist, or even what the weather will be like on Tuesday afternoon. The MBUX system isn’t available in the 2019 AMG® CLA 45 Coupe.
The AMG® CLA 45 Coupe may be the preferred option for drivers who want more power, but the AMG® CLA 35 Coupe has more updated technology. learn more about these two by contacting the team here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis!