Mercedes-Benz A-Class

Price $39,900 – $51,900
Fuel consumption 6.8 – 10.8 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 80%(view ratings)
The A-Class returns for 2022 with a few changes including some available new technologies. The list includes augmented-reality navigation and wireless smartphone charging. Customers still have a choice of sedan and hatchback body styles. All models get a turbocharged four-cylinder engine, though the sedan is limited to 188 horsepower while the five-door variant generates up to 221 horsepower. The sportier Mercedes-AMG A35 cranks output to 302 horsepower and sprints from 0-100 km/h in 4.7 seconds.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 80%
Fuel economy 7/10
Reliability 5/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 8/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2022

Optional wireless charging, augmented reality navigation and front camera available.


  • Great handling
  • Smooth performant engines
  • Clear and crisp digital displays
  • Well finished interior


  • Firm and noisy ride
  • Uncomfortable seats
  • Light steering at low speed