The 2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan comes in only 1 body type: Sedan. The A-Class Sedan is available in 3 different trim level options: A 220, A 220 4MATIC, and AMG A 35. The A 220 is the base trim level option, while the AMG A 35 is the highest, most expensive configuration.

Which Mercedes-Benz A-Class Trim Level Should I Buy?

The base 2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class comes standard with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. AWD is optional. The base A 220 trim level comes with standard safety features like blind-spot monitoring and forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking. Other standard features include a touchpad controller, digital gauge cluster display, and rain-sensing windshield wipers.

The highest trim level available for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class is the AMG A 35 model. It has a more powerful engine setup that produces 302 hp, and all-wheel drive comes standard on this trim level. It gets sports suspension, a larger 10.25-inch display, and 18-inch AMG wheels.

Our pick for the best 2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class trim level is the base A 220. Drivers have plenty of optional packages to choose from. The Parking Assistance package adds features like a 360-degree surround-view camera system and front and rear parking sensors. While the Premium package adds features like keyless entry and power-folding side mirrors.

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In this guide, we will breakdown the differences between each Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan configuration and help you determine which trim level to purchase.

What's the Difference Between 2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class Trim Levels?

Below is a table comparing some of the major features for the most popular Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan trim levels.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best Mercedes-Benz A-Class trim?

Our pick for the best 2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class trim level is the base A 220. Drivers have plenty of optional packages to choose from. The Parking Assistance package adds features like a 360-degree surround-view camera system and front and rear parking sensors. While the Premium package adds features like keyless entry and power-folding side mirrors.

What are the different trim levels for a Mercedes-Benz A-Class?

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan is available in 3 different trim level options: A 220, A 220 4MATIC, and AMG A 35.

What is the most basic Mercedes-Benz A-Class model?

The Mercedes-Benz A-Class Sedan Type starts at $33,650. The A 220 is the base trim level option, while the AMG A 35 is the highest, most expensive configuration.

What are similar models to the Mercedes-Benz A-Class Trim?

Some similar models include the Audi A5, BMW 3 Series, and Genesis G70.