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Cost & verdict

Price (on the road)

Β£25,800-Β£33,835

Target Price (cash)

Β£22,850-Β£30,849

What Car?'s option recommendations

  • Executive package

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Company car buyer

MERCEDES-BENZ A CLASS Hatchback A180 CDI Sport 5dr

The engine is not particularly cultured, but once you get it singing along it’s relatively hushed, providing decent pulling power and a fair turn of speed. CO2 and fuel economy is extremely impressive, too.

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Private car buyer

MERCEDES-BENZ A CLASS Hatchback A180 CDI Sport 5dr

The engine is not particularly cultured, but once you get it singing along it’s relatively hushed, providing decent pulling power and a fair turn of speed. CO2 and fuel economy is extremely impressive, too.

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Contract Hire Leasing Rates

Β£247.36-Β£647.68/month

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Trim level

SE
Entry-level SE trim gets you most of the basics, including (relatively small) 16in alloy wheels, air conditioning, cruise control and keyless start. We&#39;d still recommend paying a bit extra for Sport, though.
AMG Line
Range-topping AMG Line is tempting, but pushes the price into the territory of larger cars such as the Audi A4. For that reason, we’d stick with Sport trim and add the Executive package – and the Premium package if possible as well.
Our pick
Sport
Mid-rung Sport is our favourite trim. Over and above SE trim, you get more attractive 17in alloy wheels, more powerful LED headlights, dual-zone climate control and various styling enhancements. Consider adding the Executive package and, if you&#39;re feeling flush, the Premium package, too.
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Miles per gallon

Official fuel economy figure

45.6-68.9 mpg

CO2 Emissions

Official emissions rating

108-141 g/km

VED Tax band

How much will it cost you?

F-I

Boot capacity

How much space is there?

1210 litres

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