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Audi A8 vs Mercedes-Benz CLA

Should you buy Audi A8 or Mercedes-Benz CLA? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Audi A8 and Mercedes-Benz CLA ex-showroom price starts at Rs 1.09 Cr for L 50 TDI Quattro (Diesel) and Rs 31.72 Lakh for 200 CDI Style (Diesel). A8 has 6299 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while CLA has 2143 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the A8 has a mileage of 16.77 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the CLA has a mileage of 17.9 kmpl (Diesel top model).

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.1,56,10,747*
Rs.43,73,887*
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Engine Displacement (cc)
4134
2143
Available ColorsBrilliant BlackPalace Blue Pearl EffectCuvée Silver MetallicIpanema Brown MetallicClaasice Red Pearl EffectIbis WhiteSand Beige Pearl EffectArgus Brown MetallicGlacier white MetallicOolong Grey Metallic+12 MoreJupiter RedCirrus WhitePolar Silver
Body Type
Sedan
Sedan
Max Power
379.5bhp@3750rpm
136bhp@3600-4400rpm
User Reviews
4.9
Based on 9 Reviews
4.7
Based on 17 Reviews
Mileage (ARAI)
16.12 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
Cargo Volume
480-litres
470-litres
Fuel Tank Capacity
82Litres
56Litres
Seating Capacity
4
5
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Offers & DiscountNoNo
Finance Available (EMI)
Rs.3,01,983
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Rs.84,619
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Insurance SaveBig
Rs.5,40,757
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Rs.1,71,522
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Service CostNoNo
Photo Comparison
Headlight
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Standout Features
Air ConditionerAvailableYes
Cd PlayerYesYes
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Leather SeatsAvailableYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockAvailableNo
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock--
Air Conditioner
Available
Yes
Heater
Available
Yes
Adjustable Steering
Available
Yes
Tachometer
Available
Yes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Available
Yes
Leather Seats
Available
Yes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering Wheel
Available
Yes
Glove Compartment
Available
Yes
Digital Clock
Available
Yes
Outside Temperature Display
Available
Yes
Cigarette Lighter
Available
No
Digital Odometer
Available
Yes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front & Rear
Front
Driving Experience Control Eco
Available
Yes
Folding Table In The RearNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Available
Yes
Ventilated Seats
Available
No
Dual Tone DashboardNoNo
Additional Features
Driver Information System With Colour Display
Selector Lever In Leather
Aluminium Look In The Interior
Contrasting Top Stitching in Crystal Grey and Inserts in Silver Chrome on the Bottom Spoke
Sail Pattern Trim
Sports Seats Upholstered in Black or Sahara Beige
3 Spoke Leather Steering Wheel With Chrome Inserts
Instrument Cluster in 2 Tube design with Colour TFT Multifunction Display
Interior LightingNo
Ambient light
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearYesYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesNo
Rear Window WiperNoNo
Rear Window WasherNoNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerNoNo
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYes
Chrome GarnishYesYes
Smoke HeadlampsNoNo
Roof RailNoNo
Lighting
LED Headlights,LED Tail lamps
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps
Trunk Opener
Remote
Remote
Additional Features
Double/Acoustic Glazing
Insulating/Acoustic Glass With Windscreen Heater
Sunblinds
Diamond radiator grille with pins in high-gloss black
Mirror Package
LED brake light
Silver-painted louvre and chrome inserts
Newly designed air scoops
Rear bumper with insert in black plastic with chrome trim
Twin-pipe exhaust system with rectangular, chromed tailpipes
5 Spoke alloy wheels painted in tremolite grey with high-sheen finish
Reversing light
Heated Wing MirrorNoNo
Engine
Type
V-Type Engine
In Line Diesel Engine
Displacement
4134
2143
Max Power
379.5bhp@3750rpm
136bhp@3600-4400rpm
Year
0
2016
Max Torque
850Nm@2000-2750rpm
300Nm@1600-3000rpm
Description
4.2-litre 379.5bhp 32V V-Type Engine
2.2-litre 136bhp 16V In Line Diesel Engine
No Of Cylinder
8
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
DOHC
Fuel Supply System
CRDI
CRDi
Bore XStrokeNoNo
Compression RatioNoNo
Turbo Charger
Yes
Yes
Super Charger
No
No
Transmission
Transmission Type
Automatic
Automatic
Gear Box
8 Speed
7 Speed
Drive Type
AWD
FWD
OverdriveNoNo
SynchronizersNoNo
Clutch TypeNo
Dual Clutch
Steering
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Height & Reach
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Direct Steer
Turning Radius
6.35 metres
5.5 metres
Brake System
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Fuel
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
16.12 kmpl
17.9 kmpl
Fuel Type
Diesel
Diesel
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
82
56
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
Euro VI
Performance
Top Speed
250 Kmph
220 Kmph
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)
4.6 Seconds
9.8 Seconds
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Braking TimeNoNo
Tyres
Tyre Size
235/55 R18
225/45 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel SizeNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size
18 Inch
17 Inch
Payload & Towing
Cargo Volume
480-litres
470-litres
General Car Details
Country of AssemblyNoNo
Country of ManufactureNoNo
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
Exterior Dimensions
Length
5265mm
4630mm
Width
1949mm
1777 mm
Height
1471mm
1432mm
Ground Clearance (Laden)NoNo
Ground Clearance Unladen
125mm
160mm
Wheel Base
3122mm
2699mm
Front Tread
1644mm
1549mm
Rear Tread
1635mm
1547mm
Kerb Weight
2170kg
1570kg
Gross Weight
2720kg
2005kg
Interior Dimensions
Front Headroom
993mm
1006mm
Front LegroomNo
276mm
Rear Headroom
994mm
905mm
Rear LegroomNo
338mm
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Automatic Climate Control
4 Zone
Yes
Air Quality ControlYesYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYesYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYesYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightYesYes
Vanity MirrorYesYes
Rear Reading LampYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesNo
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYes
Rear ACVentsYesYes
Heated Seat FrontYesNo
Heated Seats RearYesNo
Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryYesNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingYesNo
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYesYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
Additional Features
"Audi Pre Sense Basic
Footrests, Rear
Audi Exclusive Carpet and Floor Mats
Features different modes Comfort, Dynamic, Auto, Efficiency and Individual"
Drive Modes Economy, Sport Manual
Integral Look Sports Seat
Usb ChargerNoNo
Steering Mounted TripmeterNoNo
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
With Storage
Tailgate AjarNoNo
Gear Shift IndicatorNoNo
Rear CurtainNoNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
Battery SaverNoNo
Lane Change IndicatorNoNo
Safety
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistYesYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYesNo
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearYesNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorYesNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsYesNo
Halogen HeadlampsNoNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningYesYes
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlYesNo
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Keyless EntryYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYesYes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
Clutch LockNoNo
EbdYesYes
Advance Safety FeaturesNo
ESP Dynamic Cornering Assist, Attention Assist (visual and audible warning) with Acceleration Skid Control (ASR), Keyless GO Starting Function, Adaptive brake lights flashing ,Lamp failure indicator ,QR code stickers for post-accident rescue
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNoNo
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYesYes
Anti Pinch Power WindowsNoNo
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
Available
No
Knee AirbagsNoNo
Isofix Child Seat Mounts
Available
No
Heads Up DisplayNoNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsNoNo
Blind Spot MonitorNoNo
Hill Descent ControlNo
Available
Hill AssistNo
Available
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNoNo
View360CameraNoNo
Interior
Air Conditioner
Available
Yes
Heater
Available
Yes
Adjustable Steering
Available
Yes
Tachometer
Available
Yes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Available
Yes
Leather Seats
Available
Yes
Fabric UpholsteryNoNo
Leather Steering Wheel
Available
Yes
Glove Compartment
Available
Yes
Digital Clock
Available
Yes
Outside Temperature Display
Available
Yes
Cigarette Lighter
Available
No
Digital Odometer
Available
Yes
Electric Adjustable Seats
Front & Rear
Front
Driving Experience Control Eco
Available
Yes
Folding Table In The RearNoNo
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Available
Yes
Ventilated Seats
Available
No
Dual Tone DashboardNoNo
Additional Features
Driver Information System With Colour Display
Selector Lever In Leather
Aluminium Look In The Interior
Contrasting Top Stitching in Crystal Grey and Inserts in Silver Chrome on the Bottom Spoke
Sail Pattern Trim
Sports Seats Upholstered in Black or Sahara Beige
3 Spoke Leather Steering Wheel With Chrome Inserts
Instrument Cluster in 2 Tube design with Colour TFT Multifunction Display
Interior LightingNo
Ambient light
Exterior
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearYesYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Rain Sensing WiperYesNo
Rear Window WiperNoNo
Rear Window WasherNoNo
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaNoNo
Tinted GlassYesYes
Rear SpoilerNoNo
Removable Or Convertible TopNoNo
Roof CarrierNoNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperNoNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaYesYes
Chrome GrilleYesYes
Chrome GarnishYesYes
Smoke HeadlampsNoNo
Roof RailNoNo
Lighting
LED Headlights,LED Tail lamps
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps
Trunk Opener
Remote
Remote
Additional Features
Double/Acoustic Glazing
Insulating/Acoustic Glass With Windscreen Heater
Sunblinds
Diamond radiator grille with pins in high-gloss black
Mirror Package
LED brake light
Silver-painted louvre and chrome inserts
Newly designed air scoops
Rear bumper with insert in black plastic with chrome trim
Twin-pipe exhaust system with rectangular, chromed tailpipes
5 Spoke alloy wheels painted in tremolite grey with high-sheen finish
Reversing light
Heated Wing MirrorNoNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cassette PlayerNoNo
Cd PlayerYesYes
Cd ChangerYesNo
Dvd PlayerYesNo
RadioYesYes
Audio System Remote ControlNoNo
Speakers FrontYesYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Integrated2DINAudioYesYes
Usb And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Touch ScreenYesYes
Additional Features
Bose Surround Sound
Audio 20 CD Including Pre-Installation for Garmin Map Pilot
Garmin Map Pilot (Optional)
Integrated Media Interface Port for iPod or iPhone
2 USB ports in the centre console
Bluetooth interface with hands-free function and audio streaming for playing music files
Transfer of addresses from mobile phone to head unit
Cover Flow and Cover Art Display of album covers in audio menu
Connectivity
SD Card Reader
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay,SD Card Reader
Internal StorageNoNo
Number Of Speaker
14
4
Rear Entertainment SystemNoNo
Suspension & Brakes
Gear Box
8 Speed
7 Speed
Drive Type
AWD
FWD
Seating Capacity
4
5
SynchronizersNoNo
Over DriveNoNo
Clutch TypeNo
Dual Clutch
Front Suspension
Adaptive
MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Adaptive
Four Link
Shock Absorbers TypeNoNo
Steering Type
Power
Power
Steering Column
Adjustable
Height & Reach
Steering Gear Type
Rack & Pinion
Direct Steer
Turning Radius
6.35 metres
5.5 metres
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Top Speed
250 Kmph
220 Kmph
Acceleration
4.6 Seconds
9.8 Seconds
Braking TimeNoNo
Drag CoefficientNoNo
Emission Norm Compliance
Euro VI
Euro VI
Emission Control SystemNoNo
Tyre Size
235/55 R18
225/45 R17
Tyre Type
Tubeless,Radial
Tubeless,Radial
Wheel SizeNoNo
Alloy Wheel Size
18 Inch
17 Inch
No Of Doors
4
4
Cargo Volumn
480-litres
470-litres
No Of Floors
0
0
Acceleration0to60KmphNoNo
Acc Quarter MileNoNo
Acc Kickdown20to80NoNo
Acc30to70Kmph3rd GearNoNo
Acc40to80Kmph4th GearNoNo
Braking Time80to0KmphNoNo
Braking Time60to0KmphNoNo
Dimensions & Capacity
Length
5265mm
4630mm
Width
1949mm
1777 mm
Height
1471mm
1432mm
Ground Clearance LadenNoNo
Wheel Base
3122mm
2699mm
Front Tread
1644mm
1549mm
Rear Tread
1635mm
1547mm
Kerb Weight
2170kg
1570kg
Grossweight
2720kg
2005kg
Rear Headroom
994mm
905mm
Rear LegroomNo
338mm
Front Headroom
993mm
1006mm
Front LegroomNo
276mm
Ground Clearance Unladen
125mm
160mm
Front ShoulderroomNoNo
Rear ShoulderroomNoNo

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