Order book for the entry level Mercedes-AMG A35 4MATIC is open for UK. First deliveries are scheduled from spring of 2019. Mercedes-AMG A35 features 2.0 liter turbocharged that is rated at 301hp and 400Nm of torque. The engine works in conjugation with seen-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and is an all-wheel drive. This Audi S3 rival is able to accelerate in straight line performance is impressive as the company claims that it can hit 0-62mph in 4.7 seconds. It has the top speed of 155mph. Since, A35 is a proper AMG model, chassis has been reinforced with additional bracing and an aluminum plate underneath the engine to make it stiffer up front.
Additionally, AMG-specific front steering knuckle and AMG’s Ride Control adaptive suspension is also made available. The latter is available as an option. All-wheel drive system is a revised version of previous A45 AMG. It offers a variable torque distribution between the axles between 100:0 and 50:50 front to rear. The engine incorporates a model-specific twin-scroll turbocharger, retuned variable valve control and a unique active exhaust system. All Mercedes-AMG A35 versions will come with latest MBUX infotainment system that has “Hey Mercedes” voice activation with dual 7 inch display as standard. Mercedes-AMG A35 rides on 18 inch AMG alloy wheels, Nappa leather steering wheel, Dynamic Select with five driving modes, two-zone climate control and Keyless Go as standard.
With £1395 option, buyers would get AMG Executive equipment that has bigger 10.25-inch infotainment display, heated front seats, parking assist, leather upholstery and electrically folding door mirrors. AMG Premium package is another option that is priced at £2,395. In this package, ambient lighting, illuminated door sills, a better audio system, a rear armrest, a bigger 10.25-inch display for the driver’s gauges is offered. Lastly, there is Premium Plus package which costs £3,895. It works in conjugation with the Executive, Premium or Premium Plus packages. However, it includes Burmester surround sound system, electrically adjusted front seats, Multibeam LED headlights and a panoramic sunroof. Price of Mercedes-AMG A35 in UK starts from £35,580. It is costlier than Volkswagen Golf R by £670.