Mercedes GLA GLA 200 Sport Executive 5dr Auto Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £34,850What Car? Target Price£32,594
Review

Classy, comfortable and well equipped, the Mercedes GLA is one of the better prestige family SUVs, but some rivals are cheaper and more practical.

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Even though this is the cheapest trim, you still get 18in alloy wheels, keyless entry and start, climate control, heated front seats and a 7.0in touchscreen infotainment system with sat-nav and a DAB radio.

This engine could well be the sweet spot of the range. We haven't sampled it in the GLA yet but it’s our pick of the A-Class lineup, providing effortless oomph for relaxed cruising.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH8.7 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

42.8

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

495

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

151

g/km

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