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Stylish Mercedes CLA could be sunk by sibling rivalry

The new four-door coupé has appropriate looks and deft dynamics, but it faces serious internal competition from the forthcoming A-Class sedan

28th April, 2019
The Mercedes CLA coupé will play second fiddle to the A-Class

Internal competition is surely never a good thing for business. While there are those who aver that it’s a good problem to have – two products from the same company fighting for the same customers; whichever one they buy, the company wins – it cannot be entirely healthy that Mercedes is about to dilute the market for this, the new CLA four-door coupé, with a four-door saloon version of the A-Class, which launches in just...

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