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2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA

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2017 BMW 3 Series

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs. 2017 BMW 3 Series

Both the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA and the 2017 BMW 3 Series are entry level luxury vehicles that give you the opportunity to access the segment for less. But if your goal is to get the most versatile vehicle, consider that the CLA offers higher performance ratings and more comprehensive standard features at lower MSRP. Discover what this model has to deliver at Mercedes-Benz Kitchener-Waterloo in Kitchener, and contact us before your trip with any questions.

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The 2018 CLA has been carefully priced to fit comfortably into the budget of more Guelph area drivers. The MSRP starts at just $35,700, and this model has a true luxury look and feel. The 2017 BMW 3 Series, on the other hand, has a starting MSRP of $41,800 – you’ll pay thousands more for more average features.
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The standard engine in the Mercedes-Benz CLA is a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder that produces 208 hp and an outstanding 258 lb-ft of torque. The 3 Series comes standard with the same engine, but it is only rated at 180 hp and 200 lb-ft of torque. The CLA is also available with a handcrafted version of the four-cylinder that boosts power all the way to 375 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. The strongest 3 Series is rated at 320 hp and 330 lb-ft of torque.
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You’re sure to stay safe on all your Waterloo travels thanks to advanced CLA safety features like a forward collision mitigation system and a drowsy driver alert that come standard on the 2018 iteration. The 3 Series does not come standard with these same or similar features.
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The cabin of the latest CLA feels truly advanced thanks to standard features like selectable driving modes that instantly re-tune performance and eight-way power front seats with memory settings. The interior is also equipped with an eight-inch touchscreen with expansive features for information and entertainment. The 2017 BMW 3 Series does not come standard with any of these same or comparable features.
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Enjoy the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA in Kitchener

This compact luxury sedan is also tough competition for the Audi A3, and you owe it to yourself to explore the CLA inventory available now at Mercedes-Benz Kitchener-Waterloo. When you’re ready to make a decision, you can count on our financing team to make it easy to drive home in your new favorite car. Once you’re out on the road, follow these service tips for peak vehicle performance. Make us your dealership of choice in Kitchener.

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Phone: (519) 576-6190

125 Centennial Road Kitchener, ON


Phone: (519) 579-4460

125 Centennial Road Kitchener, ON


Phone: (519) 579-4757

125 Centennial Road Kitchener, ON
43.4749704 -80.4301049
Mercedes-Benz Kitchener-Waterloo 43.4749704, -80.4301049.