2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA vs 2017 Jaguar XE

Mercedes-Benz broke the mold when it created the four-door coupe known as the 2017 CLA. The 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA pairs the powertrain, handling and sporty and stylish design of a coupe with the passenger space, cargo capacity and advanced safety, security, entertainment and technology features of a sedan. The new Mercedes-Benz CLA is truly a car unlike any other in the best possible ways.

But that doesn’t mean imitators and competitors aren’t going to step forward trying to one-up the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA. One of those competitors is the 2017 Jaguar XE. With that in mind, we decided to put the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA up against the 2017 Jaguar XE in a head-to-head competition to see which model is the perfect match for you and your needs. So, without further ado, let’s take a closer look at both models to see which one comes out on top.

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2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA VS 2017 Jaguar XE
375 HP Horsepower 240 HP
350 lb-ft. Torque 251 lb-ft.
24 MPG City Fuel Efficiency 21 MPG
36 MPG Highway Fuel Efficiency 30 MPG

2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA: More Powerful While Getting Better Gas Mileage

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA literally powers ahead of the competition right from the start. That’s because it offers a whopping 375 horsepower and 350 lb-ft. of torque, which is head and shoulders above the 2017 Jaguar XE and its 240 horsepower and 251 lb-ft. of torque. That’s a difference you will truly feel out on the road.

With such a power discrepancy, we wouldn’t blame you for assuming the new Jaguar XE holds a stark advantage in terms of fuel economy. But, in fact, it’s the other way around. The new Mercedes-Benz CLA continues to top its competition by getting 24 miles per gallon in the city and 36 miles per gallon on the highway, compared to 21 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on the highway for the 2017 Jaguar XE. Just like you’ll feel the power difference, your wallet will feel the difference in fuel efficiency.

As you can see, with its power advantage and impressive gas mileage, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA is the obvious choice over the 2017 Jaguar XE. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly Star Motor Cars staff here in Houston, Texas. We’re here to help.

2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA front interior passenger space
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA front exterior
2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA rear side exterior