The premium compact market is dominated clearly by German manufacturers. The new Mercedes-Benz A-Class has much to do to revolutionize the ultra-competitive segment.
In Video – Testing new Mercedes-Benz A-Class AMG 180D Line
The revolution is happening inside
If aesthetically the front is more compact reminding us in passing the strong identity of the new Mercedes CLS Class A is distinguished by a compact profile and softer rear contrasting with the front. Note that our finish AMG Line, the more sporty style will certainly please accentuated by its black 19-inch wheels.
The interior of the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class marks the difference and put everyone agrees. The fit and finish are very good. Most impressive is the dashboard and two huge screens of 10 inches. Clearly the cockpit is oriented towards the future by incorporating all the latest technology, never before seen in this category. Note the different shades of moods that illuminate the interior, special attention for its occupants.
In video – On board the Mercedes-Benz A-Class AMG 180D Line
embedded technology fly high
The technological advance that offers this Mercedes Class impresses. The list is long, adaptive cruise control, semi-autonomous driving, two high-definition 10-inch touchscreen (a first for Mercedes), head-up display, but the most stunning remains Info MBUX entertainment. Indeed the system of artificial intelligence can help you find your way, to turn on the lights to the rear seats, to change the radio, or even change the lighting while having both hands on the wheel. The system even detects your habits and if for example you used to call your mother every night at 19h, it will remind you if this time you did not.
Such technology is generally present on the cars of upper segments of major road. Mercedes has the audacity to fit perfectly in the compact. Clearly Mercedes-Benz now has an edge over its competitors.
the road typed comfort
If the older generation wanted more sporty, the new Mercedes A-Class treats the comfort of its passengers. Thanks to the different driving modes, the class takes multiple profiles ranging from eco mode via the Sport mode. Thus the direction hardens the suspensions are strengthening for dynamic driving. Nevertheless self validate the road and steering precision is very good. The one-piece seats are the best in comfort and can now be massaging. The Mercedes A-Class is larger than ten centimeters, it benefits the rear passengers and the boot space that reaches 370 liters. On the consumer level, the diesel engine of 116 hp is very economical, a combined consumption close to 6 liters per 100 kilometers.
Balance, category leader
Today Mercedes offers a technological product very successful with a style all its own. A strong identity that will appeal to as many as the previous generation. Mercedes was strong and I was not expecting to see such a technology that self-Class on this premium compact segment. The interior remains fully customizable, color mood with digital meters. The brand with the star knows amaze us and knows very well its target. On the rates finally know that Mercedes does not increase its prices to that comparison and comparable facilities Class A is even less expensive than previous generations. Proposed from 32 000 € in 180d diesel engine combined with automatic transmission 7G-DCT, the premium tariff range remains as its rivals. With such technological advantages,