Mercedes A35 AMG review


Manufacturer price from:£38,020
What Car? Target Price£35,910
Mercedes-AMG A35 2019 RHD interior
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The interior layout, fit and finish

Adding to the regular Mercedes A Class’s already spectacular-looking interior, the A35 gets plenty of racy touches, including a pair of AMG sports seats, an AMG flat-bottomed steering wheel and AMG-specific graphics for the digital instrument dials behind the steering wheel.

The standard manually adjustable driver’s seat combines with plenty of steering wheel reach and rake adjustment to enable drivers of all shapes and sizes to find a comfy seating position. And, if you add the Premium Plus Pack, you get electric front seats with adjustable lumbar support and a memory function.

The A35 comes with a 10.25in infotainment screen as standard, and if you add the Premium Package, the digital instrument display behind the steering wheel is enlarged to 10.25in (from 7.0in) as well. Sitting side by side, these two screens give the appearance of one giant widescreen that stretches across more than half of the dashboard. It's quite a sight – especially at night.

Whichever infotainment screen you choose, you can control it by touch using either the laptop-style touchpad between the front seats or another much smaller touchpad on the steering wheel. Overall, it’s a good system with logical menus that's relatively easy to use, even if it can't quite match the iDrive system of the rival BMW M135i.

Mercedes-AMG A35 2019 RHD interior

At A Glance

Number of trims1see more
Available fuel typesPetrol
MPG range across all versions38.2 - 38.7
Avaliable doors options5
Warranty3 years / No mileage cap
Mercedes-AMG A35 2019 rear tracking shot
Open Gallery4 Images