2020 BMW M2

2020 BMW M2

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class

2020 BMW M2 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class


If you are a car enthusiast looking for a little more out of your sports coupe, the 2020 BMW M2 is an excellent choice for you. Offering a thrilling ride with a sporty yet comfortable interior, you will enjoy driving this agile sports sedan from BMW. Ride comfort is excellent without compromising the sporty heritage of the 2020 BMW M2.

When it comes to the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class, performance is within acceptable levels although it would be hard to describe it as thrilling. Cabin space is also problematic although the interior build of the car is excellent. let us compare these two subcompact sedans and give a verdict.

Design & Style

The 2020 BMW M2 comes with a stylish exterior that bellies its sports heritage. With flared wheel arches and an aggressive stance, this car will take your breath away. The cabin is equally well done with great attention to detail as is typical of BMW engineers. The instrument panel for example is designed in such a way that everything is within easy reach.

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class is equally well styled with striking exterior looks. Inside, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class looks great as well although as noted, passengers in the rear seat have very little legroom.

Technology & Safety  

Equipped with BMW’s iDrive infotainment system, you can expect seamless operation of the 8.8-inch infotainment display in the 2020 M2. BMW engineers thoughtfully angled the display towards the driver ensuring that periphery vision is maintained at all times, Smartphone integration, an excellent audio system and USB charging ports are just some of the many standard features in the 2020 M2.

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class comes with a variety of tech as well. These include a seven-inch infotainment display and Bluetooth connectivity. No smartphone integration comes standard unlike in the 2020 BMW M2.


To deliver the sporty performance that buyers of the 2020 M2 will expect, the car comes with a turbocharged engine that delivers an impressive 444 horsepower. This is incredible power for a car of this size and this translates to speedy acceleration. Car owners can choose between manual and automatic transmission but performance in both variants remains top-notch.

On the other hand, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class features a 2-liter turbocharged engine that delivers excellent power and speed. Transmission is good, though not as seamless as in the 2020 BMW M2. Handling is fairly good as well.

The Bottom Line

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class and the 2020 BMW M2 are both excellent cars with a lot to offer drivers. In this category however, drivers are more likely to choose cars based on their sporty performance and this is where the 2020 M2 emerges as a clear winner. Its engine performance and handling are superior to that of the 2020 CLA-Class. This makes it a clear winner in this comparison.

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At Competition BMW of Smithtown, we give you a chance to experience the pure thrill of driving a 2020 M2 for yourself. Come and visit us today or give us a call at (888) 734-3331 to schedule a test drive. Our dealership staff is always on standby to assist you, and we look forward to serving you in the best way possible.


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