The 2020 Mercedes-Benz A-Class replaces the outgoing CLA as the least expensive new car available from the brand. The A-Class is better than the old CLA, and it’s less expensive: win-win.
It’s an 8 on our features scale for good standard items and options, and a good touchscreen infotainment system.
The base A220 sedan costs $33,795, including destination. All-wheel drive is a $2,000 option.
All 2020 A220s get vinyl upholstery, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, dual-zone climate control, keyless ignition, a panoramic sunroof, 17-inch wheels, and a pair of 7.0-inch screens—a driver information display and an infotainment touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility.
We wouldn’t stray far from those base cars, but a $1,650 premium package upgrades those 7.0-inch screens to a pair of 10.3-inch screens and…