The Mercedes-AMG A-Class models represent an ideal point of entry to the world of Mercedes-AMG as well as absolute peak performance. Starting with the Mercedes-AMG A35, this sporty little hatch clearly shows that this model shows an attractive and affordable model that’s worthy of the AMG badge.
The Mercedes-AMG A35 is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine producing 306 horsepower and 400 Nm of torque managed by an AMG suspension and 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission allowing for optimal driving dynamics. Combined with its all-wheel drive (AWD) system, the Mercedes-AMG A35 sprints from 0-100 kph in just 4.7 seconds. Of course, for improved stopping power, this high-performance hatch comes with a matching AMG high-performance brake system with silver calipers and black AMG lettering.
On the road, this little hot hatch is easily recognizable at first sight. It boasts the signature AMG body styling with signature AMG radiator grille, front apron with larger front splitter, 19-inch AMG 5-twin-spoke light-alloy wheels, and AMG rear wing that completes the AMG’s sporty look. For added sportiness, an aggressive AMG aerodynamics package is also available. This package has been developed in the wind tunnel to improve handling at high speeds and provides the basis for even greater driving enjoyment. The detachable body parts increase negative lift force. This package also comes with a fixed AMG rear aerofoil for better aerodynamics.
The interior of the Mercedes-AMG A35 model is just as sporty as the exterior. Starting from the dashboard it shows a unique and innovative design that gives the vehicle a truly sporty and luxurious feel. Adding to the command center for driving dynamics, the AMG performance steering wheel in Nappa Leather and AMG steering wheel buttons continue to provide the perfect link for the driver and the vehicle.
Behind the AMG steering comes is a set of dual 10.25-inch displays for the MBUX system. In comes with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and the Intelligent Personal Assistant that lets you give commands by saying “Hey, Mercedes”. Making high-performance driving easier is its AMG Supersport display, wherein you get an upshift indicator. Rev matching is also a lot easier when you can refer to the indicator. Available modes include an indicator to warm up the car at the track, set up the car for track driving, and display things like G-meter and engine data.
As for safety, the Mercedes-AMG A35 comes with Blind Spot Assist that uses a rear-facing radar to detect when a car or bicycle is in your blind spot while driving. A red triangle indicator will light up on the corresponding side mirror. On the other hand, the Active Lane Keeping Assist warns and guides you to return the vehicle to the correct lane.
If you want to dive into the world of Mercedes-AMG, the A35 can be yours for P5,350,000.