The A-Class is a premium hatchback in the Mercedes-Benz range offered in the Indian market. It is also the cheapest Merc available in the country. This model is available in two variants- one diesel and one petrol. The A-Class A180 CDI Style in the diesel model which is powered by a 2.2-litre diesel engine. This engine is capable of developing a top power output of 109bhp and 250Nm of top torque. The engine is paired to a seven-speed automatic transmission which sends the power to front wheels of the hatchback. It is claimed to offer an impressive fuel economy of 17.9kmpl in city driving conditions and 20kmpl on freeways. It is equipped with several advanced safety and security features. The features include seven airbags, middle rear three-point seatbelt, Anti-Lock braking system with Electronic brake-force distribution, brake assist and electronic stability program to provide stability on panic situation, engine immobilizer, remote central locking, child safety lock, seat belt and door ajar warning indicators, etc. For passengers' comfort and convenience, this model gets automatic climate control with heater, power steering with tilt & telescopic adjustment, ash tray, keyless start, paddle shift, cigarette lighter and charging slots. Inside the cabin, the A-Class CDI is equipped with leather seats, driver height adjustable seat with lumbar support, partial folding rear seat, driver armrest with cup holders, leather wrapped steering wheel and utility spaces in the form of cup holders, door pockets, seat pockets and glove box compartment. This model is loaded with electrically adjustable outside rear view mirrors with integrated turn indicators, rear wiper, rear defogger, and fog lamps with daytime running lamps and others. It is equipped with an advanced music system with AM/FM Radio, CD player, MP3 playback and six speakers to play sound. This system is also compatible with GPS navigation, Bluetooth, iPod, USB and AUX.