Mercedes-Benz 300-Class vs Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
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2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class
CLA 250 4MATIC AWD
MSRP
$38,650
Invoice
$36,331
Average Price Paid
$35,863
151 listings nationwide

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1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
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2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class
CLA 250 4MATIC AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class
CLA 250 4MATIC AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$44,260
122 listings nationwide
8 GREAT deals
22 GOOD deals

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
No Expert Reviews
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class
CLA 250 4MATIC AWD
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

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  • Look and Feel 10
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
Casper01 writes:
Back Seats Ranked 1966 Mercury Comet better.
"Larger !!!*"
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class
CLA 250 4MATIC AWD
Itohowo writes:
Good
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2017 Lexus RX 350 worse.
"Well I appreciate the look"
Value Ranked 2017 Lexus RX 350 worse.
"Im love with the Lexus"
Javonn writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country Crew Cab 4WD worse.
"Its not like that, I like both of them "

Specs

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class
CLA 250 4MATIC AWD
Powertrain 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 13.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
221 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque --
258 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
Cylinders --
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
10:1
Displacement --
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.27 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 5 seats
Front Legroom -- 41.8 in
Back Legroom -- 33.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 11.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,114 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 184.6 in
Width -- 78.7 in
Height -- 56.7 in
Wheelbase -- 107.4 in

Available Options

1996 Mercedes-Benz 300-Class
SDL
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class
CLA 250 4MATIC AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cosmos Black Metallic
  • Denim Blue Metallic
  • Digital White Pearl Metallic
  • Iridium Silver Metallic
  • Jupiter Red
  • Mojave Silver Metallic
  • Mountain Grey Metallic
  • Night Black
  • Patagonia Red Metallic
  • Polar White
  • Sun Yellow
  • designo Mountain Grey Magno

Option Packages

  • Burmester Surround Sound System
  • AMG Line
  • Adaptive Suspension
  • Blind Spot Assist
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Exterior Lighting Package
  • Head-Up Display
  • Illuminated Door Sills
  • Multimedia Package
  • Parking Assistance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Black/Red, Leather Upholstery
  • Brown, Leather Upholstery
  • Gray/Black, Leather Upholstery
  • Heated & Ventilated Front Seats
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Multi-Spoke Alloy
  • Wheels: 19" AMG Multi-Spoke Black Alloy
  • Wheels: 19" Twin-5-Spoke Alloy

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