|2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA||2014 Acura ILX Premium|
|208 HP / 258LB-FT||Horsepower/torque||150 HP / 140LB-FT|
|13.1 CU.FT.||Cargo Volume||12.3 CU.FT.|
|Optional||Rear View Backup Camera||Standard|
2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs Acura ILX
As the battle of entry level luxury cars continues with the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs Acura ILX comparison, it's obvious that the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA is anything but an entry level car. Its 4-cylinder 2.0 liter engine gets put to the test yet again, this time with a very similar Acura 2.0-liter 4-cylinder. Cranking out more than 50 horsepower and almost 120 more pound feet of torque, the CLA proves to be a more potent performer. Paired with its exclusive seven speed transmission and ECO Start/Stop technology, it becomes more efficient than you would expect from a car with this much driving performance.
Interior style and functionality
Comparing the interior layouts in the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs. Acura ILX battle, it’s clear that Mercedes-Benz added extra attention to the details. High back seats are track inspired and comfort minded, letting the driver manipulate the beautifully crafted seats in 14 different positions. The Acura ILX comes standard with a rear view backup camera, something that is an additional option for the CLA, but the 2014 Mercedes-Benz near Chicago, IL does come with standard 5.8 inch in-dash screen and a plethora of optional driving features. Features like adaptive cruise control, DISTRONIC PLUS®, and mbrace2 connectivity. Further bonding connection between car and driver, the CLA is available with a number of different interior styling accents and color schemes for a more premium feel. Adapting to your lifestyle, the CLA near Chicago, IL offers more additional cargo room than its competitor the Acura ILX. With almost three more cubic feet, the CLA is a car you can drive everyday while not having to sacrifice performance for space.