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Trim: AMG Line Premium Plus
We’d avoid the expensive Premium Plus trim level, not least because its standard panoramic sunroof markedly reduces head room
Engine: CLA 180
This entry-level petrol is expected to be the biggest seller, despite its meager 134bhp power output. Based on the more powerful 200, we’d avoid it unless you don’t mind driving rather sedately.