2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Coupe vs 2018 BMW 230i Coupe

The Mercedes-Benz CLA Coupe has been a beloved model for generations, captivating drivers with its sharp styling, thrilling performance, and advanced features. The athletic four-seater has long set the standard for other luxury coupes in its segment. To highlight the 2018 CLA 250, we put together a quick and simple 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Coupe vs 2018 BMW 230i Coupe model comparison.

Driving a luxury vehicle doesn’t always mean having to break the bank—both the CLA 250 Coupe and 230i Coupe offer affordable, budget-friendly starting prices. Under the hood, both coupes are equipped with a robust 2.0L I-4 engine, but the BMW does achieve roughly 40 more horsepower than the CLA 250. Both offer impressive fuel economy, but the CLA Coupe achieves an additional 2 MPG on the highway.

2018 CLA 250 Coupe vs 2018 BMW 230i Coupe

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Coupe

 

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2018 BMW 230i Coupe

$32,700*
Starting MSRP $34,800
2.0L I-4
Engine Specs 2.0L I-4
208 horsepower
Horsepower 280 horsepower
24 city / 37 highway
Fuel Economy (MPG) 24 city / 35 highway

 

2018 CLA 250 Coupe Safety and Performance

The 2018 CLA Coupe features multiple advanced driver-assistance systems and other safety features to increase awareness and inspire confidence behind the wheel. Some of the available driver-assistance features on the 2018 CLA Coupe include:

  • Active Brake Assist
  • Blind Spot Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • ATTENTION ASSIST®
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • …and more!

 The 2018 CLA Coupe’s engine has several performance-enhancing features to help the coupe deliver a controlled, exhilarating, and smooth driving experience each and every time. The powerful 2.0L engine delivers an impressive 208 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. The engine is also equipped with ECO-Start®/Stop, an energy-saving system that automatically shuts off the engine instead of idling, which reduces emissions and fuel consumption.

*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, [and dealer prep]. Options, model availability, and price may vary. [See dealer for details.]