2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300
2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

  Engine

2.0L Turbo I-4 2.0L Turbo I-4

  Horsepower

208 241

  MPG (City/Highway)

24/33 * 22/27 *

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

Serving McKinney, TX

If you're looking for a luxury SUV, both the GLA 250 and the GLC 300 are good choices. The GLA 250 is powerful, agile, and packed with technology. In 2019, the GLA 250 gets a few notable changes and upgrades. This year, its standard wheel size jumps to 20 inches. The extra-small luxury SUV seats five occupants in two rows of seats. It has a seven-speed automatic transmission with a dual-clutch for those who want to take charge of gear-shifting. With plenty of comfort and technology too, the GLA 250 is a small package with much to offer. The GLC 300, which ranks #1 in small luxury SUVs, is also a reliable vehicle worth considering. Heated front seats and a standard power outlet are notable amenities.

Performance

The 2019 GLA 250 is powered by a 2.0L four-cylinder engine. This engine produces up to 208 HP at 5,500 RPM. It also has a torque capacity of 258 LB-FT at a range of 1,250 to 4,000 RPM. With this engine, the SUV has an acceleration speed of 7.2 seconds going from 0 – 60. This small luxury SUV runs on regular gasoline. The GLC 300 also has a 2.0L engine with four cylinders. However, it has a maximum HP of 241 HP at 5,500 RPM. The GLC's engine has a torque capacity of 273 LB-FT at a range of 1,300 to 4,000 RPM. This SUV has a slightly faster acceleration rate of 0-60 MPH in 6.3 seconds. It has a nine-speed automatic transmission. This luxury SUV also uses regular gasoline.

Appearance

Both the GLA 250 and the GLC 300 have sleek, polished, and artfully crafted designs. The GLA 250 has an athletic build with classic Mercedes-Benz features and some rugged elements too. Front and center is the iconic Mercedes-Benz grille with a prominent logo and chrome accents. Glossy black exterior accents enhance the SUV's appearance. The car has 18-inch wheels and a privacy glass that also offers protection from the sun's intense rays. The GLC 300 also has a tasteful and appealing design. It also sports a classic Mercedes-Benz grille that gets a modern upgrade with shapely taillights and headlights. A sleek finish gives the exterior a polished look, while a muscular build shows its strength as an agile SUV.

Features

Inside, both the GLA 250 and the GLC 300 are loaded with contemporary, cutting-edge features. In the center of the GLA 250 is a central command system with an eight-inch color display screen. This control center also includes navigation. Hands-free Bluetooth® ** makes it safer and easier to use. The SUV comes with several notable safety features too, including eight airbags, a backup camera, fog lamps, adaptive braking, and advanced tire pressure monitoring. The GLC 300 has a seven-inch color display system and a premium navigation system. It also has a variety of standard and available safety equipment.

As you'll see, there is a lot to enjoy in the GLA 250 and the GLC 300. However, you'll have to try them both out yourself to see which one you'd like to get. Contact us today to learn more about these vehicles and to arrange a test drive.

* EPA estimated fuel economy. Compare the estimated mpg to the estimated mpg of other vehicles. You may get different mileage depending on how fast you drive, weather conditions and trip length. Your actual highway mileage will probably be less than the highway estimate.
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