Mercedes-Benz launched an all-new A-class sedan in Auto Expo 2020 in the form of AMG A-35 4MATIC Limousine. The CLA class which Mercedes sells globally, not coming to India and instead of that Mercedes-Benz launched A-class Limousine, is it a good decision by Mercedes-Benz? Let’s find out. German Car-maker introduced the entry-level sedan with the sporty AMG engine under his hood. The classic 3 box design gives the new Mercedes sedan a sporty elegance. They equip this car with AMG specific radiator grille and large air intake demonstrates that AMG DNA lies in A35 4MATIC Limousine with a 3-pointed Mercedes logo. We have to admit, from whichever angle you see the car, you will keep admiring this little Limousine. Mercedes-Benz claims this car completes 0-100kmph in just 4.8sec.
Speaking about the interior of replacement of the CLA class, this is the new age Mercedes cabin car. Like 2020 MERCEDES–BENZ GLC COUPE FACELIFT, this little Limousine comes with a MBUX system too. The dashboard is placed horizontally is of aluminium and carbon fibre finish in circular form with large turbine type air-vents and default digital infotainment screen. The MBUX operating system allows operating either from the steering wheel or through the central console. A35 Limousine comes with the new Super sports mode which gives AMG specific data like g-force readings and tracks telemetry in bar form, with the SuperSport mode it has AMG performance seats and the brand has tried to give maximum sportiness look to make the rider feels like he is driving a race car. Cool, isn’t it?
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They make a wheel of Napa leather with grippy DINAMICA microfiber to give perfect grip and sporty steering wheel enlightens the cockpit. The AMG centre console in Mercedes comes with several many functions to give next level experience. There is also ample space for luggage and legroom for rear-seat passengers.
In front, the AMG radiator grills (comes with AMG letters) are there with the large air dam for air intake and the splitter comes with a silver chrome finish to give an attractive look. Speaking of rear aprons, it showcases four vertical fins in the bottom and 2 round chrome exhaust tips with 90mm diameter on the left and right side. In the rear, the A35 features an aircraft wing to give an aerodynamic package to improve the car at high speeds and giving more than greater driving pleasure.
Sharply cut headlamps integrated with Daylight running lamps (DRLs) and nicely shaped bumper completes the front view. In the rear, twin LED lights, boot lit spoiled and aero ducts near the rear bumper give an amazing look.
AMG A35 features the 18-inch alloy wheels, aero ducks on both sides, and design gives muscular characters to the little limousine. Roofline smoothly goes till boot. Long wheelbase available too in the country like China, but in India, it comes with a standard 2,729mm wheelbase.
ENGINE AND DRIVETRAIN
The Mercedes-Benz AMG A35 Limousine comes in 2.0L four-cylinder engine with turbocharging which shoots 306hp and 400nm of torque. To give you sporty driving style this car comes with AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7G Transmission which gives fast gear changes. This car works for both sports as well as a comfortable long ride. The 4MATIC all-wheel-drive system along with dual-clutch transmission helps to achieve the 0-100kmph in just 4.8sec. A-class sedan is underpinned by the new-gen MFA front-wheel-drive platform called MFA-II.
The standard-spec A class which is available globally sells 136hp petrol engine and 116hp diesel engine. Mercedes-Benz is likely to launch in India as A200 and A180 d variants.
Mercedes A Class model is the entry-level luxury car segment. Rivals are Audi A3 and BMW 2-series Grand Coupe. Expected price–Rs 35 lakhs –Rs 40lakhs . They will launch the car later this year.
This Mercedes-Benz AMG A35 Limousine is really a small Limousine with so many features inside with a sporty look from outside.