After many teasers, the all-new 2021 Mercedes GLA was officially revealed online, and today we can introduce the crossover variant of Mercedes A-Class.
After our colleague met Mercedes GLS a couple of months ago we are presenting today its small sister, the second generation of Mercedes GLA,, which competes against Audi Q3, BMW X1, Jaguar E-Pace, Volvo XC40, Cadillac XT4, Infiniti QX30, Lexus UX, and Mazda CX-3.
Just as a reminder the GLA model was first launched 6 years ago and it has more than a million cars in the global market since then, and now we get to meet the second generation of this small crossover which carries the new identity of the Mercedes-Benz cars, specifically Mercedes A-Class hatchback.
The all-new 2021 Mercedes GLA has a new front grille surrounded by modern designed lamps with a new front and rear bumpers, and new rear lamps. The design of the car got slightly away from the identity of hatchback cars and the car got new exhaust tips and a new rear air diffuser.
The car is 4,410 mm long (14 mm shorter than the previous model).
The width of the car is 1,834 mm (30 mm wider).
Height is 1,611 mm (which means it is 104 mm higher).
Wheelbase is 2.729 mm (33 mm longer)
2021 Mercedes AMG GLA 35
This version is powered by a turbocharged 4-liter 4-cylinder engine that generates 302 hp (306 PS) and 400 Newton meters of torque, and is connected to adual-clutch 8-speed automatic transmission. This German car with 4Matic all-wheel drive can go from 0 to 100 km / h in 5.1 seconds, and the electronically limited top speed is 250 km / h.
2021 Mercedes GLA 200
This version is limited to the European market, and is powered by a 1.33-liter 4-cylinder engine developed by Renault with a power of 160 horsepower (163 PS) and 250 Nm of torque, the engine is connected to dual-clutch 7-speed gearbox, to accelerate from 0 to 100 Km / h in 8.7 seconds.
2021 Mercedes GLA 250
Powered by a turbocharged 4-liter 4-cylinder engine, generating 221 hp (224ps) and 350 Newton meters of torque, thus version can accelerate from zero to 100km/h in In 8.6 seconds and can reach a top speed of 209 km / h. This version can be ordered optionally with 4Matic system.