Mercedes UK has expanded A-Class lineup with coupe of diesel variants. It will be the first to comply with the latest RDE-2-compliant diesel engines regulations in UK. The new diesel engines for the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class will lower the running cost of the owners. 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class is garnering critical praise for overhauled cabin and fuel efficient engines. Mercedes is planning to take over the throne from Volkswagen Golf in the hatchback segment. First diesel model is the A200 d which is powered with 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine that offers 148hp and 320Nm of torque. It can accelerate to 62mph from 0 in 8.1 seconds and has electronically limited top speed of 137mph.
The second diesel model in the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class range is A220 d. It also uses the same 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine, but has different output. The engine offers 187hp and 400Nm of torque. As you would have guessed, performance figures have been improved because of increased output. Mercedes A220 d can accelerate from 0-62mph in 7 seconds whereas the top speed of the 146mph. Fuel economy for Mercedes A200 d is rated at 67.3mpg combined for UK with 110g/km of CO2 emission. On the other hand, A220 d is rated at 65.7 mpg combined with 114g/km of CO22 emission. Both the engines are mated with 8G-DCT eight-speed automatic transmission.
A200 d is offered with Sport and AMG Line trim whereas A220 d with 8G-DCT eight-speed automatic transmission is offered with AMG Line trim. Price of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz A200 d starts from £28,805 and A220 d AMG Line Trim is priced at £30,005. Three distinct option packages will be offered with 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class. However, if customer is eager to have full package that constitutes of full interior with big displays then they would have to opt for Premium Package. This package is available for £3,595 and offers almost everything including a pair of 10.25 inch displays for dashboard. 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class diesel variants are available for order and first deliveries are scheduled for spring of 2019.