2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA

When new models are released, it is interesting to see what has changed from the previous model. It can help to compare the new model side-by-side with the previous one. Today we’re going to do just that with the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA and 2017 CLA. These vehicles have the same title, but they have a few differences to notice.

The first major difference between these two vehicles is their combined fuel economy. The 2018 CLA 250 gets an estimated average of 29 mpg combined*. This is slightly better than the previous edition, which gets an estimated average of 27 mpg combined**. This could help make your decision, especially when you consider that that 2018 edition is actually more affordable than the 2017 model. If fuel efficiency is important to you, you might want to take a closer look at the Mercedes-Benz CLA.

How does the 2018 CLA compare to the 2017 CLA?

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250

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2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250

29 combined*
MPG 27 combined**
Available
Voice Recognition Not Available
17" silver aluminum
Wheels 19" silver aluminum
13.1 cubic feet
Interior Cargo Volume 17.2 cubic feet

 

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These vehicles also differ when it comes to standard and optional features. The newer CLA 250 is available with voice recognition to help you operate select features with voice commands. The 2017 edition isn’t available with this and other important features.

If you are interested in learning more about the differences between the 2018 and 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA, call or visit us here at Mercedes-Benz of Arrowhead. We will be able to answer any further questions you might have. We can even help you schedule a test drive here in the Phoenix area.

*EPA estimated 29 MPG combined with 14.8-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.

**EPA estimated 27 MPG combined with 14.8-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA front grille
2018 Mercedes-Benz CLA in blue
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA interior
2018 CLA 250 steering wheel