Originally Posted by swizzle
Why does Mercedes need the A Class sedan and the CLA in a market where sedans are shrinking in volume? I'd ditch the CLA which has not aged well and go with the A Class.
I agree w/ you, but I think the Germans like to find answers to questions that nobody is asking. Why the GLC coupe? Or an X4? Or...? Perhaps they think that the Arteon needs competition?
You are generous in saying that the CLA hasn't aged well. I thought it was hideous from the outset.