Compare 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class


2.0L I4 2.0L I4


188 255

  Top Speed

130 130


7-speed Dual Clutch 9-speed automatic

2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

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If you’re interested in getting a new Mercedes-Benz, two models worth comparing are the Mercedes-Benz A-Class and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class is designed to be emblematic of the new-age compact vehicle. For its design, creases and flat lines were ideas better left in the past. The 2019 A-Class is a more compact and stylish vehicle with just as much prestige as the C-Class.

Driving Performance in the Mercedes-Benz Class Sedans

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class is powered by a 2.0L turbocharged four cylinder inline engine that produces 188 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. This vehicle comes standard with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission, but also a 4MATIC® variant option available as well. The C-Class is fitted with the same engine but comes standard with a 9-speed 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission. Brake assist also comes standard on the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class.

Comparing Design

The body of this compact vehicle measures out at less than 180 inches in length, less than 74 inches wide and less than 58 inches high. The 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class is considerably larger, measuring u to 187 inches in length, 74 inches wide and 56 inches high. The A-Class comes standard with LED headlamps and tail lamps and offers the option of the LED Intelligent Light System that provides real-time headlight adjustments according to the time of day and current traffic conditions.

The compact A-Class is built with a much more aerodynamic and sportier design than the more conventional C-Class luxury sedan.

Comparing Accessories

The MBUX Mercedes-Benz User Interface provides a voice control and a touchscreen supported by 3D graphics used to deliver information in real-time to the driver. The vehicle is also compatible with Android Auto and CarPlay. In addition, the A-Class vehicle is fitted with a panorama roof. The C-Class has many of the same basic features and accessories as the A-Class but doesn’t offer as many option or advanced systems.

If you want to know how the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class compares to the C-Class, come down to Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell to speak with a representative and take these luxury vehicles for a test drive.

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