Mercedes A-Class Saloon – price, specs and release date

Saloon version of A-Class hatchback is aimed squarely at Audi's similarly shaped A3...

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On sale Spring 2019 Price from £26,500 (est)

One man’s rubbish is another man’s treasure – or so the saying goes. While small saloons have never been a popular choice among UK car buyers, in the Far East and especially China they’re big business. So, despite slow sales, it’s easy to see why Mercedes is following in Audi’s footsteps by introducing a saloon version of its A-Class family hatchback.

Just as Audi did with the A3 Saloon in 2014, the A-Class saloon aims to offer the look and feel of Mercedes’ larger saloon models (think the C-Class) in a package that costs a whole lot less.

Here's everything you need to know about it.