The W177 Mercedes-AMG A 45 S 4Matic + was presented here in June of last year, making its debut as an Edition 1 model. With only 20 units of the limited-edition version, it was only a question. long before the standard variant appeared, and it happened earlier this year. The switch to standard omits the side decals, specific graphics on the aluminum interior trim and stitched leather dashboard from the Edition 1, and also drops the panoramic roof, but the rest of the kit remains as is.
Externally, the car is still dressed in an AMG Aerodynamics package with a larger front splitter, corner cops, rear spoiler and diffuser as well as fairings for the false rear air vents. Likewise, the AMG Night package with glossy black highlights was retained, as were the 19-inch matte black five-split-spoke alloy wheels. The exterior color choices have also been expanded, now incorporating the full range available for the A-Class.
No mechanical overhauls compared to Edition 1, meaning the 2.0-liter M139 turbocharged four-cylinder engine continues to deliver 421 hp at 6,750 rpm and 500 Nm of torque from 5,000 rpm. min in its higher S tune configuration. Paired with an eight-speed AMG Speedshift 8G dual-clutch transmission, 4Matic + variable all-wheel drive and an AMG driver package, the car accelerates from 0-100 km / h in just 3.9 seconds and boasts a top speed of 270 km / hh
Likewise, the trim levels are unchanged – far from the previously mentioned sunroof omission, all of the kit seen on Edition 1 is present. Only a few cosmetic revisions differentiate things; there’s a shift from yellow accents to red accents on the upholstery, while the steering wheel adds nappa leather to parts (previously, fully upholstered in Dinamica) and red seat belts make their way.
Otherwise, it’s all on familiar ground, with multi-beam LED headlights, keyless access, Mercedes-Benz User Experience System (MBUX) with 10.25-inch instrument and infotainment screens, seats AMG Performance front, head-up display, dual-zone climate control with rear air vents, illuminated AMG door scuff plates, 64-color ambient lighting, rear view camera and 12-high Burmester audio system -speakers among the items found in the mix.
The Mercedes-AMG A 45 S is priced at 437,673 RM on the road without insurance, including the 50% refund of the sales and services tax (TVS) in effect until December 31.