Mercedes-Benz GLA

Mercedes-Benz GLA GLA 200d Sport Executive 5dr Auto Review

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Review

The Mercedes GLA looks good – both inside and out – but rivals are better to drive and cheaper to buy and own

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Trim: Sport

Adds style extras to SE’s kit list, plus automatic wipers, an 8.0in colour screen and climate control. Worth considering if you’re keen to have a high-end look and feel to your car.

Engine: GLA 200d 4Matic

This 2.1-litre diesel engine isn’t going to raise your pulse, but it’s responsive enough in normal driving. And while it’s quite coarse-sounding under acceleration, it does at least quieten down at a steady cruise. It’s also the most economical engine in the GLA line-up. Front-wheel drive and a six-speed manual gearbox are standard, but you can have this engine with a seven-speed automatic 'box and four-wheel drive.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH9.1 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

51.4

Urban: 43.5Motorway: 56.5
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

481

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

147

g/km

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