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BMW vs. Mercedes-Benz: 2-Series vs. CLA Coupe

BMW vs. Mercedes-Benz:2-Series vs. CLA Coupe

If you’re shopping for an entry-level luxury coupe near Chino, there’s a good chance you’ve been comparing BMW vs. Mercedes-Benz models. Both brands offer a sporty entry-level coupe with plenty of features — for Mercedes-Benz, it’s the CLA; for BMW, it’s the 2-Series. The CLA costs less and still gives the BMW 2-Series a run for its money in terms of efficiency and comfort. Check out our 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs. BMW 2-Series comparison below to find the right model for you!

2019 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 VS 2019 BMW 2-Series 230i
$33,100 Starting MSRP $35,300
258 lb-ft Torque 258 lb-ft
37 mpg Highway MPG 35 mpg
Standard Power Front Seats w/ Memory Feature Not Offered
14-way power adjustable Front Power Seats w/ Memory 10-way power adjustable
8 speakers Sound System 7 speakers

Mercedes-Benz CLA vs. BMW 2-Series: Price

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 starts at $33,100. Compared to the BMW 2-Series 230i, it’s significantly less expensive. The 2019 BMW 2-Series has a starting price of $35,300. Despite the price difference, the CLA keeps pace with the BMW 2-Series or outshines it in performance and luxury.

2019 CLA 250
2019 CLA 250

Mercedes-Benz CLA vs. BMW 2-Series: Performance

Under the hoods of the new Mercedes-Benz CLA and BMW 2-Series, you’ll find a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine. The CLA engine generates 208 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque, and the 2-Series engine produces 248 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. The CLA’s engine isn’t as powerful as the 2-Series Coupe’s, but it’s more efficient; both coupes earn 24 mpg in the city, but the CLA gets two more miles per gallon on the highways.

Mercedes-Benz CLA vs. BMW 2-Series: Features

When comparing Mercedes-Benz vs. BMW, you’ll notice several similar features. The Mercedes-Benz CLA and BMW 2-Series, for example, both offer a leather-wrapped steering wheel, optional wood trim, and optional leather seating. As far as standard equipment goes, the CLA is more likely to impress Rancho Cucamonga drivers. Memory- and power-adjustable front seats, an 8-speaker sound system, and front power lumbar support are all standard equipment for the entry-level CLA 250.

2019 CLA 250

Find Your New 2019 CLA Coupe Near Fontana!

Compared to the BMW 2-Series, the CLA is less pricey and offers greater highway mpg and more features for the money. Continue your research by comparing the CLA to a mainstream car like the Toyota Camry and other competitors, or you can see how the CLA stacks up to an in-brand favorite like the C 300. When you’re ready, schedule a test drive at Mercedes-Benz of Ontario, located near Chino and San Bernardino. Be sure to ask about our current lease offers and our inventory of CPO CLA Coupes!

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