With the latest generation MFA architecture, Mercedes-Benz offers two compact sedans with FWD/AWD, and we put the A-Class and CLA side by side to see how they differ.
With the previous generation, if you wanted an A-Class-style car with a trunk/boot, you had to get the CLA “four-door coupe”. This time around, you have a choice.
Dimensions: A-Class vs CLA (Metric)
Length: 4,549mm vs 4,688mm
Width: 1,796mm vs 1,830mm
Height: 1,454mm vs 1,439mm
Wheelbase: 2,729mm vs 2,729mm
Dimensions: A-Class vs CLA (Imperial)
Length: 179.1″ vs 184.6″
Width: 70.7″ vs 72″
Height: 57.2″ vs 56.7″
Wheelbase: 107.4″ vs 107.4″