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2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs 2018 Audi A3

When you are searching for a new luxury sedan, you might be overwhelmed by your amount of options. It can be difficult to decide which model is the right fit for your needs. Today we're going to help by comparing two of your options, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 and 2018 Audi A3. These vehicles might look similar, but they have many differences to offer.

The first major difference between these two vehicles is their performance capabilities. The 2018 CLA has a powerful 2.0-liter engine that provides 208 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. This vehicle makes sure that every trip is an adventure. The Audi A3, on the other hand, isn't quite as impressive with 186 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. If performance is important to you, the CLA might be the better option.

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs 2018 Audi A3

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250


2018 Audi A3

208 Horsepower 186
Available Hands-Free Auto-Opening Trunk Not Available
258 lb-ft Torque 221 lb-ft
13.1 cubic feet Interior Cargo Volume 12.3 cubic feet


Test Drive the 2018 CLA in Scottsdale, AZ

Another difference between these two vehicles is their available space. They both have seating for up to five, but the CLA 250 offers more cargo space. It has a maximum cargo capacity of 13.1 cubic feet of space. The Audi A3 only has 12.3 cubic feet of cargo space. This is a difference worth considering if you plan on bringing extra cargo along.

If you are interested in learning more about the Mercedes-Benz CLA call or visit us here at Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale. We will be able to answer any further questions you might have. We can even help you schedule a test drive here in Scottsdale, AZ area.

gray 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA driving across a bridge
steering wheel and dashboard in 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA
view of 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA dashboard from passenger's seat
black 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA parked on parking ramp roof