German publication Bild convicts Mercedes-Benz in the desire to build a compact and inexpensive relative to other “Mercedes” coupe that will compete with Audi TT. The basis for the new model should be a model A-Class next generation.
Mercedes-Benz has 17 years of watching the progress of competitors from Audi and eventually decided to construct the future of the new A-Class compact model as opposed to the popular TT from Ingolstadt. According to recent reports, the car will receive a modular trolley next A-Class, which also form the basis of all compact Mercedes. Debut of new items can be held in 2019.
Audi TT opponent should get powerful and economical four-cylinder turbo, which detailed specifications yet. Gasoline motor current gamma «A-Class” is represented by four units with the capacity of 122, 156 and 211 hp and 360 hp Last accelerates to 100 km / h in 4.7 seconds.
Earlier in the network has the characteristics of “charged” A45 AMG with additional index S. The novelty will receive 385-strong “turbochetvёrku”, which Mercedes-Benz will bring back the title of the manufacturer of the most powerful series hot hatch. To date, it shall be the Audi RS3.