Mercedes A45 AMG Australian price confirmed

Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG

Thanks to AUSmotive’s exclusive tip-off it’s old news for our readers, of course, but Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific has today confirmed local pricing of the highly anticipated A45 AMG.

As expected $74,900 is the magic number (plus on-road costs).

For now Mercedes has confirmed the following specifications with more detail to follow ahead of the car’s local launch in September:

  • 19” wheels
  • AMG Performance Exhaust
  • COMAND Online
  • Intelligent Light System
  • Panoramic Roof
  • AMG Performance Seats with Electric Memory Function
  • DISTRONIC PLUS
  • Blind Spot & Lane Keep Assist driver assistance systems

Our previous article suggests you can expect to add night pack/privacy glass, metallic paint, satellite navigation with Bluetooth connectivity, digital radio and
Harmon Kardon Hi Fi to the above list of standard features.

Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG

Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG

Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG

Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG

Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG

Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG

The Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG – Pricing Announced

Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific has announced pricing for the A 45 AMG, the new high-performance vehicle for the compact class. The first four-cylinder vehicle from Mercedes-AMG sees the performance brand embarking on a new era and represents a dynamic proposition for a new target group.

“The A 45 AMG is set to revolutionise the performance car market and continues the success story of AMG products in our market”, said Mr Horst Von Sanden, Managing Director Mercedes-Benz Cars Australia/Pacific. “The A 45 AMG delivers not only cutting-edge technology, but also a thrilling driving experience. This is high-performance AMG personified”

The Mercedes-Benz A 45 AMG contains the most powerful series production four-cylinder engine in the world, delivering a maximum output of 265kW and up to 450Nm of torque. The 2.0L turbocharged engine in combination with the performance oriented AMG 4MATIC All-Wheel Drive system as standard, leads to extremely dynamic performance: the A 45 AMG accelerates from 0 – 100km/h in just 4.6 seconds, while its top speed is 270 km/h (electronically limited).

It succeeds in uniting excellent comfort and high-quality equipment with a distinctly sporty flair. A host of exceptional features come standard on the A 45 AMG including: 19” wheels, AMG Performance Exhaust, COMAND Online, Intelligent Light System, Panoramic Roof and AMG Performance Seats with Electric Memory Function.

The A 45 AMG will also arrive with a host of standard safety equipment such as DISTRONIC PLUS and Blind Spot & Lane Keep Assist driver assistance systems.

The new A 45 AMG will be on sale to customers in Australia in September 2013. Sale price will be as follows:

  • $74,900 AUD (MRLP)*

*MRLP excludes on-road costs and dealer delivery. For drive away price information, consumers should contact Mercedes-Benz dealers.

Specific details regarding the A 45 AMG will be announced closer to the vehicles launch in September.