Drag Race: Tuned BMW 1M Coupe vs. Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG

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The high-seller four door coupe from Mercedes-Benz, the CLA45 AMG, takes on the BMW 1M, one of the best bimmers developed by the Bavarians in …

The high-seller four door coupe from Mercedes-Benz, the CLA45 AMG, takes on the BMW 1M, one of the best bimmers developed by the Bavarians in the last decade.

The two super sporty compact cars get some work done under the hood before the jump into the drag race. The CLA45 AMG in this video sports 410 horsepower from an ECU tune, while the “baby-M” gets downpipes, intercooler, CAI and an ECU tune as well. The total power output now for the 1M is 400 horsepower.

A manual transmission sends the power to the 1M’s wheels, while the CLA45 AMG has a 7-speed automatic transmission.

Which one is faster? Let’s find out.

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