2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA200 Edition 1

Mercedes-Benz is headed downmarket—all the way down to front-drive town, population: Perceptions of Cheapness. Rather than partition its lineup with separate brands for pushers and pullers, Mercedes is just going to make sure that nobody cares which end propels its new smallest-ever U.S. offering by making it beautiful. That’s why the CLA250 debuting at the Detroit auto show—or, rather, an event nearby—looks like a fetal CLS-class.  READ MORE ››

2013 Detroit Auto Show full coverage

By Jared Gall