Mercedes-AMG A35 vs A45 S drag race shows massive performance gap

You also don’t need us to tell you these brothers aren’t identical twins, but it certainly helps to have all the differences easily displayed. That’s especially true when it comes to performance, which is shockingly skewed considering these hatchbacks share the same engine. It also gets bigger brakes and wider tyres, and as a result, it absolutely trounces the A35 at the track.