2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs. 2017 BMW 2 Series

2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA

2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA

2017 BMW 2 Series

2017 BMW 2 Series

Selecting a luxury vehicle can be a tough decision. With so many options on the market, it may seem difficult at first to distinguish between different brands and models. When you want a refined drive that’s accessible, efficient, and loaded with features, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA is worth your consideration. The 2017 BMW 2 Series gives the Mercedes-Benz model some serious competition, but a quick comparison will show you the superior model. Once you reach your conclusion, visit RBM of Alpharetta for a test drive of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA.


To start, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA brings luxury within reach for more drivers, thanks to a reasonable asking price. In fact, it costs $1,000 less than the 2017 BMW 2 Series.

  • Mercedes-Benz CLA: MSRP from $32,400
  • BMW 2 Series: MSRP from $33,150

Fuel Economy

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA proves more fuel efficient than the 2017 BMW 2 Series. The Mercedes-Benz model runs on a turbocharged 2.0L inline-4, which accomplishes up to 36 mpg highway, according to EPA estimates. Meanwhile, the BMW vehicle musters only an EPA-estimated 35 mpg highway via a similar turbocharged 2.0L inline-4. Who says you can’t have luxury while also going green?

Standard Features

There are more features available from the start with the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA. For example, front power memory seats with lumbar support are equipped on all CLA models, whereas you’d have to pay more for such comfort and convenience on the 2017 BMW 2 Series. The Mercedes-Benz model also starts off with an eight-speaker stereo, as compared with the BMW’s six-speaker system. Other features installed or offered on the CLA-Class that don’t come on the 2 Series include:

  • DISTRONIC PLUS® Intelligent Cruise Control
  • Compass
  • Power sunshade for the roof
  • Rear side airbags
  • Auto dimming rearview mirror
  • Memory adjustable exterior mirrors

If you want a base model that starts you off on the right foot, then the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA is the way to go.

Learn More About the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA

The advantages of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA are quite apparent, especially when you compare it with the 2017 BMW 2 Series. Lucky for you, the entire lineup is on sale at RBM of Alpharetta, and our team will gladly take you out for a test drive and set you up with financing. Schedule your visit or ask any questions you may have by contacting the dealership.