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Mercedes-Benz A Class

  • tickHigh quality interior
  • tickCrammed full of cutting-edge technology
  • tickDecent space inside
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Mercedes-Benz A Class Hatchback (2018 - )

The Mercedes A-Class has become one of the most desirable small family cars in Britain. And with sharp looks and a beautiful interior, this latest version is giving rivals like the BMW 1 Series and Audi A3 plenty to think about. But is there more to this flash hatch than simply a sharp suit?
Our verdict

Is the Mercedes-Benz A Class a good car?

How we rated this car out of 5 on the following

Mercedes-Benz A Class running costs

Fuel consumption, insurance, residuals and tax.

Mercedes-Benz A Class safety

Driver aids, airbags and alerts.

Mercedes-Benz A Class features

Driver technology, media and styling.

Mercedes-Benz A Class reliability

Warranty, servicing, durability and build quality.

Mercedes-Benz A Class interior

Space, materials, boot size and comfort.

Mercedes-Benz A Class performance

Power, handling, fuel and range.

Our expert review

See what our expert review team say about this car

Mercedes' cars have a reputation for being quite pricey, but line an A-Class up against its biggest competitors and it actually looks like rather good value. What’s more, when you compare each version like-for-like, the Merc tends to be more efficient than either the Audi or the BMW. And while you’ll find it more expensive to service, maintain and repair, the amount of money you’ll recoup when selling it on more than makes up for that. In short, you should find the A-Class is cheaper to own and run than either of its arch-rivals.

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Price range

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