Mercedes-Benz India has launched the A-Class Limousine in the country and prices start at ₹ 39.90 lakh (ex-showroom India). Now we’ve already told you about how it drives in our review earlier this month but we finally get to know the price of the car. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine will be offered in three variants – A-Class Limousine Petrol, A-Class Limousine Diesel and the AMG A-Class, the A35 sedan to be specific (which too we’ve driven). The A-Class Limousine with the diesel engine costs ₹ 40.90 lakh and the AMG A35 costs ₹ 56.24 lakh (all prices ex-showroom) The former two are likely to be offered in only one trim option – Progressive Line and will get features like – a diamond-stud pattern single slat grille, LED high-performance headlamps, LED taillamps, dual exhaust system, panoramic sunroof, and mirror package for ORVMs.
|Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine Variants||Price (all prices ex-showroom India)|
|A 200||₹ 39.90 lakh|
|A 200d||₹ 40.90 lakh|
|AMG A35||₹ 56.24 lakh|
The front is inspired from the CLS and looks every bit bold, while the profile looks like a compact C-Class
The Mercedes-AMG A35 comes with a sleeker dual slat grille with the AMG lettering, a sportier bumper kit with large intakes and a sharp bumper lip with chrome highlights. The AMG model also gets smoked effect for the LED headlamps and taillamps, while the rear section features a sportier bumper with rear diffuser and round, dual exhaust system. The model is powered by a 2.0-litre, four-cylinder turbo-petrol engine that produces 301bhp and 400Nm of torque. The engine is paired to a seven-speed DCT automatic transmission, power is sent to all four wheels via the 4Matic system. The model can sprint from 0-100 kmph in 4.8 seconds, and has an electronically limited top speed of 250kmph.
The Mercedes-AMG A35 comes with a sleeker dual slat grille with the AMG lettering
While the standard petrol and diesel models get a set of twin-5-spoke alloy wheels, the A35 will come with a set of AMG-style dual-tone alloys. The car will come in five colour options – Cosmos Black, Denim Blue, Mojave Silver, Mountain Grey, and Polar White.
The A-Class Limousine for India gets a 16 mm higher ground clearance over the European model
|Mercedes-Benz A-Class Limousine||Mercedes-Benz A 200 Limousine Petrol||Mercedes-Benz A 220d Limousine Diesel|
|Displacement||1.3-litre (1332 cc)||2.0-litre (1950 cc)|
|Power Output||161 bhp||148 bhp|
|Peak Torque||250 Nm at 1620 – 4000 rpm||320 Nm at 1400 – 3200 rpm|
|Transmission||7-Speed DCT||8-Speed DCT|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|0-100 kmph||8.3 Seconds||8.2 Seconds|
|Fuel Economy||17.50 kmpl||21.35 kmpl|
The Mercedes-Benz A 200 Limousine petrol is powered by a 1.3-litre, four-cylinder turbo motor that puts out 161 bhp and 250 Nm of peak torque at 1620 – 4000 rpm. The petrol powertrain is mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission (DCT) and the A 200 clocks triple digit speeds in 8.3 seconds. It also delivers a claimed fuel economy of 17.50 kmpl.
The Mercedes-Benz A 220d Limousine diesel gets a 2.0-litre, four-cylinder oil burner under its hood that is tuned to churn out 148 bhp and 320 Nm of peak torque at 1400 – 3200 rpm. This engine is mated to an eight-speed DCT automatic transmission and is a fraction second quicker to triple digit speeds at 8.2 seconds, whicle delivering a claimed fuel economy of 21.35 kmpl which is impressive for its class.
The diesel A-Class Limousine provides fuel economy of 21.35 kmpl
In terms of cabin features, the A-Class Limousine will come with the company’s latest MBUX system with NTG 6.0 offering 24X7 connected features and services from Mercedes Me Connect. The system is accompanied by the large single unit touchscreen media display with 12.3-inch split screens for infotainment and instrumentation. The dashboard also features the signature rotor-like chrome air-con vents, a multi-functional new steering wheel, and a smart-looking centre console with the signature touchpad control to access the infotainment system. With the MBUX system, the car also gets voice command function which can be activated by saying ‘Hey Mercedes’.
The cabin is feature-packed and the HD screens look smashing and are loaded on information
It also comes with smartphone connectivity with Apple CarPlay and navigation, along with cruise control, electrically adjustable seats with memory function, Thermotronic 2-zone climate control, rear armrest, and wireless charging. The car also gets leather upholstery and leather-wrapped steering wheel and Brown open-pore walnut wood interior trim option. The AMG version comes with multi-functional sports steering wheel draped in Nappa leather, Burmester surround sound system and Keyless start-stop button. Also, the AMG model gets all-black interior with Dinamica microfibre black upholstery.
The service package for the A-Class Limousine starts at over ₹ 61,000 and the company also offers 8 year warranty on the engine and transmission as well.