With the upcoming 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan, Mercedes-Benz has increased the variety and range of their catalog. Now, there is a more compact and more affordable sedan option ranked under the Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan. However, with a new model and build added to their stock, Mercedes-Benz and the A-Class sedan have also exposed themselves to a new line of competitors.
Other brand models below the range of the C-Class have now been squarely positioned against the Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan. How do these models manage as competitors? We’ll find out today by choosing the most compact model from the Audi catalog as an antagonist. That would be the Audi A3. It’s the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan vs the 2018 Audi A3 sedan!
Pricing for the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class has not yet been announced but is thought to be in the low $30,000’s, putting it in a similar range to that of the 2018 Audi A3. Therefore, while sharing a similar price range, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class and the 2018 Audi A3 are incredibly well-matched in terms of specs. However, we’d give the slight edge to the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class due to its stock of available technology and features, including:
4MATIC® All-Wheel Drive*
7G-DCT Dual-Clutch Transmission
64-Color Ambient Customizable Lighting
LED Intelligent Lighting System
Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) Multimedia System
Active Emergency Stop Assist
Single-Louvre Diamond Radiator Grille
Avant-Garde Interior Redesign
KEYLESS-GO® with HANDS-FREE ACCESS
The 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan won’t hit the American automotive market until early 2019. However, until then, there will be plenty of additional information to follow. Keep track of any and all updates by contacting us. The Silver Star Motors dealership is located in Long Island City, New York within the borough of Queens.
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**PRESAFE® closes the side windows when the system's sensors detect side movements that suggest a possible rollover. A small gap is left near the fully closed position. Seat and head restraints adjust only when equipped with memory system.