Mercedes-Benz A Class
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Review
Mercedes-Benz India Company remakes the A-Class with the new Version one. Mercedes-Benz A-Class is coming in the premium hatchback segment and last product by the company in 2015. The changes is relating to the cosmetics and features, whereas their technical specification remains for the most part identical. Also, the company has tailored a replacement nomenclature for its diesel variants, because the 'CDI' code name is born for a replacement code’d’. If we talk about the exterior, there is same diamond patterned front grill and new arrow shape bumper, new LED head light idea over from the A45 AMG. A-Class has priced model at Rs. 24.95 lakh and the diesel variant is available for Rs. 25.95 lakhs in Delhi Ex-Showroom Price.
There are display fitted in the center of the dashboard and new version of a-class gets new trims for the dashboard. The infotainment Bluetooth system connects with all devices like Apple, Android and other connectivity system, music and navigation. There is 8 inch display comes with the sport model and it is larger than the older one.
This car has light cluster to show the sporty character and rear-integrated tailpipes. If we talk about the exterior, there is same diamond patterned front grill and new arrow shape bumper, new LED head light idea over from the A45 AMG. Its rear aspect is upgraded with LED brake lights, whereas the LED headlamps are provided as no mandatory feature. Besides all of this, the car is currently placed on offer with a replacement exterior color “Elbaite Green” additionally to the prevailing paint choices. Also, the looks of the alloy wheels are revamped for an additional specialized look.
Engine Specification | Transmission
The true distinction between the 2 cars rears itself once it truly comes all the way down to driving. The A-Class facelift can associate with four completely different driving modes – Comfort, Sport, Eco and Individual. Power figures stay identical. It’ll continue with the 1.6-litre petrol engine manufacturing 1122 bhp @ 5000 RPM of power, whereas the diesel 2.2-litre B 180 Blue EFFICIENCY mill that radiates 134 bhp @ 3600 RPM of power. The mills are going to be mated to the 7G-Tronic twin clutch case powering the front wheels.
Suspension | Safety
Mercedes-Benz A-Class has comfort riding with McPherson strut in the front axle and four link suspension in the rear axle with disc brake. There are great safety feature are 7 Airbag, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) and Middle rear three-point seatbelt.
Wheelbase of this car is so impressive at 2699 mm. the width of A-Class is 1780 mm, 4299 mm length, 1433 mm height and 1395 kg kerb weight. 341 litres of boot space which is so impressive in the premium hatchback cars.
Mercedes-Benz A-Class has great features like Panoramic Sunroof, LED headlamps & Taillight, Multi-Function Display trip meter, Dynamic shift indicator, 8 “ LCD display with Phone & Audio Streaming Bluetooth Compatibility, 7 Airbag, ABS, EBD, BA, ESP and More.
Mileage | Colors
Both versions have good mileage – A-Class A180 is 15.5 kmpl of mileage and A-Class A200 D is 20.0 kmpl of mileage. This car comes in five colors which are Cosmos Black, Jupiter Red, Polar Silver, Cirrus White and Elbait Green.
Mercedes-Benz A-Class - Advantages | Disadvantages
Exterior updates render it a brand new look.
Low ground clearance adds to its disadvantage.
Safety and comfort features are at par with other competitors.
There are no updates to the comfort section.
Updates to the interiors offer a feel of premium luxury.
It continues to come with a 7-speed automatic gearbox.
Power packed engine performance with decent acceleration and pickup.
Fuel economy of petrol variant can be improved.
Performance of the petrol engine is quite good.
|Service and Cost of maintenance is quite expensive.|