The German Automotive giant Mercedes-Benz will launch the face lift of the GLA by 5th of July. The Mercedes GLA is the smallest SUV from its manufacturer and it has been designed on the platform of the A-class and the CLA sedan.
The face lift variant of the GLA was debuted at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show in January. It has been on sales globally after its debut. In India the Mercedes GLA will assembled locally at the Chakan plant in Pune and the SUV is also spotted testing.
If we look at the front of the Mercedes GLA we can see that the front bumper is updated with new fog lamps from it previous model, it also get all-LED headlamps and a tweaked grille. these new updated face lift gives it a meaner look. The side profile of the SUV will be equipped with new set of alloy wheels, whereas the rest design is the same as the previous year model. As we look at the rear end we can notice that the rear dumper is also tweaked which also carries the new LED tail lamps very well.
As we enter the cabin of the Mercedes GLA we notice the new 8-inch infotainment system. It also equipped with some wonderful features like automatic climate control, cruise control, steering mounted audio controls, adjustable steering, power seats with memory function and electrically fold able mirrors which will ensure you a comfortable drive.
GLA will not have have any changes in the engine. It will be powered by the 2.0 litre petrol 1.5 litre diesel engine.
|GLA 200 petrol||GLA 200D|
|Power||180bhp@3600RPM||Power||134 bhp@3600 RPM|
|Torgue||300Nm@1600RPM||Torgue||300 Nm@1600 RPM|
|Transmission||7-Speed dual clutch||Transmission||7-Speed dual clutch|
The GLA will be competing head on with the BMW X1, Audi Q3 and the Mini Countryman in the Indian market.