2018 GLA Quick Reference Guide

2018 GLA Quick Reference Guide

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Models & MSRP

  • Mercedes-Benz GLA250 (front-wheel drive) - $TBA, on sale in the U.S. in summer 2017
  • Mercedes-Benz GLA250 4MATIC – $TBA, on sale in the U.S. in summer 2017
  • Mercedes-AMG GLA45 – $TBA, on sale in the U.S. in summer 2017

Model Year Changes for 2018

  • 8" High-Resolution display is now standard
  • New instrument cluster design
  • Redesigned front and rear bumpers
  • New wheel designs (both optional and standard)
  • Rearview camera now standard
  • New standard trim – Sail Pattern replaces Anthracite trim
  • New Parking Assist Package including surround-view camera
  • Full static LED headlights in new design replacing Bi-Xenon headlights
  • HANDS-FREE ACCESS added to Premium Package (P1)
  • Android Auto added to smartphone integration Package
  • New Black Ash Matte Wood Trim replacing Burl Walnut
  • Addition of new Canyon Beige paint color
  • Ice Edition (GLA250) – limited special edition
  • AMG Performance Studio Package (AMG GLA45)

Standard Feature Highlights

  • Power liftgate
  • Remote Start as part of mbrace® apps
  • 8 air bags
  • 18" wheels (GLA250), 19" wheels (AMG GLA45)
  • Aluminum roof rails
  • 7-speed DCT dual-clutch transmission (GLA250)
  • AMG SPEEDSHIFT® 7-speed DCT dual-clutch transmission (AMG GLA45)
  • mbrace®  services with 5-year trial of mbrace  Connect
  • Adaptive braking technology with Hill-Start Assist, Automatic Brake Drying and brake HOLD feature
  • Offroad Features (standard on GLA250 4MATIC): Downhill Speed Regulation (DSR), Offroad Drive Program, Offroad Display
  • Media interface
  • Pre-wiring for Garmin® MAP PILOT®
  • 8" display
  • KEYLESS-START
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • DYNAMIC SELECT

AMG GLA45 Standard Feature Highlights

  • 375 hp; 350 lb-ft; 0-60 acceleration in 4.3 sec
  • Revised gear ratios
  • Rotary knob & 'M' button for manual mode
  • AMG Design Trim in Black / Red or Black / Silver

Optional Feature Highlights

  • Android Auto added to Smartphone Integration
  • Active Lane Keeping Assist
  • Distance Pilot DISTRONIC®
  • Panorama roof
  • harman/kardon LOGIC7® sound system with 12 speakers
  • Multicolor ambient lighting (12 Colors)
  • Night Package (GLA250 - requires Sport Package) / AMG Night Package (GLA45)
  • Available Dynamic Plus Package includes limited slip front differential, AMG RIDE CONTROL Sport Suspension, 'RACE' mode, 167-mph top speed

Model Positioning

  • The gateway to the luxury category’s broadest SUV family, the GLA is a compact SUV with sporty, emotional design.

At a Glance

 

GLA250

GLA250 4MATIC

AMG GLA45

MSRP

TBA

TBA

TBA

Length

173.9"

173.9’’

175.4’’

Width w/ mirrors

71.0"

79.6"

79.6"

Height

60.0"

60.0’’

58"

Wheelbase

106.3

106.3"

106.3"

Curb Weight (lbs)

3,296

3,428

TBA

Fuel Economy (city/hwy/comb)

TBA

TBA

TBA

Engine

2.0L inline-4 turbo

2.0L inline-4 turbo

Handcrafted AMG 2.0L inline-4 turbo

Displacement

1,991 cc

1,991 cc

1,991 cc

Drive Config.

Front Wheel Drive

Variable All-Wheel Drive

AMG Variable All-Wheel Drive

Performance

208 hp @ 5,500 258 lb-ft @ 1,250–4,000

208 hp @ 5,500 258 @ 1,250–4,000

375 hp @ 6,000 350 lb-ft @ 2,250–5,000

Transmission

7-speed DCT dual-clutch transmission

7-speed DCT dual-clutch transmission

AMG SPEEDSHIFT® DCT 7- speed transmission

0-60 mph (sec)

7.2

7.1

4.3

 

Top speed (mph)

 130 (electronically limited)

 130 (electronically limited)

155 (electronically limited) (with AMG Dynamic Plus Pkg.: 167)

Main Competitors

Audi Q3 BMW X1

 

Media Contacts

 

Christian Bokich

770-705-2245

[email protected]

Brian Cotter

770-705-2274

[email protected]

More information about Mercedes-Benz is available online at www.media.mbusa.com.

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