Mercedes B-Class B200 Sport 5dr Auto Review

Category: MPV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £30,000What Car? Target Price£28,841
Review

The B-Class is smart inside, comfortable and really practical. If you’re looking for a genuine SUV alternative and you don’t need seven seats, it’s well worth a look. The entry-level B180 petrol in Sport or Sport Executive trim is our pick, but company car users might find the plug-in hybrid B250e of interest.

The list of standard equipment includes climate control, LED headlights, cruise control, manmade-leather seats and 17in alloys. Go for Sport Executive, though, because you'll get a bigger infotainment screen, smartphone mirroring, power-folding door mirrors and some extra parking aids.

The mid-range option in the petrol lineup uses the same basic 1.3-litre engine as the entry-level B180 but has more power. The extra pace on offer isn’t really worth the price premium, though.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH8.2 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

46.3

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

455

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

140

g/km

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