CARS - Motorsports: Mercedes A-Class gears up to tackle British Touring Car Championship [w/video]

Filed under: Videos, Hatchback, Mercedes-Benz, UK, RacingMost of the Mercedes-Benz lineup is based on rear-drive architecture that would make for great racing platforms. That's how you end up with the C-Class in DTM and Superstars, the E-Class in V8 Supercars and the SLS AMG in GT3, to name just a few. But don't think that Benz's new front-drive platform won't make the transition to racing.Mercedes itself, after all, showed a CLA-based racer at t ...

Mercedes-Benz A-Class BTCC

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