Mercedes-AMG A45 vs Subaru WRX Comparison

    Mercedes-AMG A45

    Subaru WRX

    2024 Mercedes-AMG
    A45
    vs
    2024 Subaru
    WRX
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the small category, between scores of 7.4 and 8.6.
    0.0
    8.5
    NA
    0.0
    Based on the Mercedes-AMG A45 S 4MATIC+ EDITION 1
    Based on the Subaru WRX
    Best suitable for...
    FunFun
    City drivingCity driving
    LuxuryLuxury
    Fuel Efficiency
    51L
    454 km
    63L
    536 to 624 km
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $106,900 - $119,900
    $45,990 - $58,990
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    CarExpert's Take

    Paul Maric
    Founder
    Paul Maric drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Stupidly quick in a straight line and through corners
    • Interior presentation is second to none in this segment
    • Now with a five year warranty
    Misses
    • Big step up in price over the outgoing AMG A45
    • High levels of road noise transmitted into the cabin
    • Idle noise could be more AMG
    NA

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$900)
    NA

    Colours Available

    Colour options vary depending on the body style. The sedan offers eight colour options while the Sportswagon offers the same range of colours except for Solar Orange.

    • Crystal Black
    • Sapphire Blue
    • WR Blue
    • Magnetite Grey
    • Ignition Red
    • Ice Silver
    • Ceramic White

    Only available for the WRX Sedan:

    • Solar Orange

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO MPFI, TURBO DIRECT F/INJTURBO DIRECT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    19912387
    Size (L)
    2.0L2.4L
    Induction
    TURBO 4FLAT TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    310kW202kW
    Power RPM
    67505600
    Torque
    500Nm350Nm
    Torque RPM
    50002000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    9 - 10.510.6

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