When comparing the Hyundai Equus's and the Mercedes-Benz A-Class's specifications and ratings, the Hyundai Equus has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, interior volume and base engine power. The Mercedes-Benz A-Class has the advantage in the area of fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Hyundai Equus's and the Mercedes-Benz A-Class's specifications and ratings, the Hyundai Equus is a better car than the Mercedes-Benz A-Class.
Hyundai Equus vs. Mercedes-Benz A-Class Pricing
A used 2016 Hyundai Equus ranges from $11,685 to $25,025 while a used 2022 Mercedes-Benz A-Class is priced between $31,847 to $40,589.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Hyundai Equus’s base engine makes 429 horsepower, and the Mercedes-Benz A-Class base engine makes 188 horsepower. The Equus is rated to deliver an average of 18 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 467 miles. The A-Class is rated to deliver an average of 28 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 473 miles. This gives the Mercedes-Benz A-Class the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Hyundai Equus. The Equus uses gasoline, and the A-Class uses premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Hyundai Equus has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Mercedes-Benz A-Class has the advantage in the area of front head room.