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Mercedes-Benz CLA Vs BMW i8 comparison

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Mercedes-Benz CLA Price
BMW i8 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 31.72 Lakh
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₹ 2.62 Crore
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Mercedes-Benz CLA Vs BMW i8 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the CLA Vs i8 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

CLA Vs i8 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Mercedes-Benz CLA in New Delhi starts at ₹ 35.99 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz CLA costs ₹ 31.72 Lakh, whereas the Mercedes-Benz CLA Diesel top-end costs ₹ 36.99 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW i8 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.62 Crore.

SummaryMercedes-Benz CLABMW i8
Price₹ 31.72 Lakh₹ 2.62 Crore
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzBMW
Body TypeSedanCoupe
Mileage17.90 Km/l47.50 Km/l
Power134 bhp228 bhp
Engine2143 CC1499 CC
Fuel TypeDieselPetrol

CLA Vs i8 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Mercedes-Benz CLA base Petrol engine returns 15 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 18 Km/l. The BMW i8 base Petrol returns 48 Km/l.

CLA Vs i8 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Mercedes-Benz CLA gets 181 bhp Petrol engine and 134 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the BMW i8 comes in 228 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine Type 4-Cylinder Diesel Engine TurbochargedTwinPower Turbo Inline 3-cylinder Engine
Displacement (CC) 2143 CC1499 CC
No Of Cylinder 43
Power 134 bhp@3600-4400 rpm228 bhp@5800 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1600-3000 rpm250 Nm@3700 rpm
Drive Train FWDAWD
Battery Type N/ALithium-ion high-performance battery

Dimensions

Length 4630 mm4689 mm
Width 1777 mm1942 mm
Height 1432 mm1291 mm
Wheelbase 2699 mm2800 mm
Ground Clearance 160 mm117 mm
Boot Space 470 L154 L
Kerb Weight 1570 Kg1560 Kg
Gross Weight 2005 Kg1930 Kg
Front Track 1549 mm1644 mm
Rear Track 1547 mm1721 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.50 m6.15 m
No. Of Doors 42
Seating Capacity 54

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type Dual ClutchAutomatic

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 205/55 R 16215/45 R20
Rear Tyre Size 205/55 R 16245/40 R20

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscVentilated Disc

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson StrutDynamic Damper Control
Rear Suspension Four-link Dynamic Damper Control

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/A37.00 Km/l
Mileage 17.90 Km/l47.45 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 56.042.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 9.8 seconds4.4 seconds
Max Speed 220120 km/h

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagsticktick
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assistticktick
Hill Assistticktick
Electronic Stability Programticktick
Tractional Controlticktick
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampsticktick
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerstickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick
Agile Handling Assist (AHA) -cross
Driver and Front Passenger Seatbelt Reminder -cross
High Speed Alert -cross
Multi-view Reverse Camera-cross
Push Start Button -cross
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) -cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerAutomatic Climate Control2-Zone Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shifttickcross
Cruise Controlticktick
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameraticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick
Push Start Stop Buttonticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatticktick
Lumbar Supportticktick
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armresttickcross
UpholsteryARTICO LeatherFull Leather 'Spheric'
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick
8-Way power Driver Seat -cross
Door Mirrors Power Adjustable and Folding -cross
Multi-Function Streeing Wheel-cross
Rear Windshield Defogger -cross
Remote Engine Starter Petrol Only -cross

Lights

Light TypeLEDLED
Front Fog Lampsticktick
Rear Fog Lampsticktick
High Mount Stop Lamp -cross
LED Fog Lights -cross
LED Tail & Brake Lights -cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationticktick
3D Emboss Accent Panel-cross
Eco AssistTM Ambient Meter -cross
ECON Button & Mode Indicator -cross
Engine Temperature Indicator -cross
Fuel Level Indicator -cross
Outside Temperature Indicator -cross
Trip Computer -cross

Entertainment

Music Systemticktick
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakersticktick
Internal Memoryticktick
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick

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