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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class range of configurations is currently priced from $55,100. Our most recent review of the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class resulted in a score of 7 out of 10 for that particular example.

Carsguide Contributing Journalist Byron Mathioudakis had this to say at the time: With Mercedes-Benz’s vast number of SUVs, there is room for an urban luxury crossover niche, and the GLA delivers in spades.

You can read the full review here.

This is what Byron Mathioudakis liked most about this particular version of the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class: Lovely design inside and out, Terrifically planted and safe, Evocative, flexible performance

The Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class SUV competes with similar models like the Volvo XC40, Mazda CX-8 and Ford Everest in the Under $60k category category.

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class carries a braked towing capacity of up to 2000 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Price and Specs

The Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 is currently available from $55,100 for the GLA-Class GLA 200 up to $115,294 for the GLA-Class GLA45 S 4Matic+.

Pricing guides

$85,197
Based on Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)
Lowest Price
$55,100
Highest Price
$115,294
Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Model Body Type Specs Price
GLA 200 SUV 1.3L PULP 7 SP AUTO $55,100
GLA 200 4Matic SUV 1.3L PULP 7 SP AUTO $60,688
GLA 200 Edition 1 SUV 1.3L PULP 7 SP AUTO $62,090
GLA 250 4Matic SUV 2.0L PULP 8 SP AUTO $66,500
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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1849mm x 1615mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Dimensions  include 1610mm height, 1834mm width, 4417mm length.
Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
GLA 200 SUV 1610x1834x4417 mm 213 mm
GLA 200 4Matic SUV 1610x1834x4417 mm 213 mm
GLA 200 Edition 1 SUV 1610x1834x4417 mm 213 mm
GLA 250 4Matic SUV 1615x1834x4417 mm 213 mm
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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class currently offers fuel consumption from 6.2 to 9.6L/100km. The Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class is available with the following fuel type: PULP.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
GLA 200 SUV 1.3L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 6.2L/100km
GLA 200 4Matic SUV 1.3L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 6.2L/100km
GLA 200 Edition 1 SUV 1.3L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 6.2L/100km
GLA 250 4Matic SUV 2.0L,PULP,8 SP AUTO 7.5L/100km
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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Interior

The two 10.25-inch screens in the cabin which stretch across the dash are also standard equipment and they’re stunning. So is the rest of the cabin and again there were packages which lifted the look even more. The AMG Exclusive package brings in Lugano leather upholstery and the Sports package adds carbon trims, AMG floor mats and the sports steering wheel among other equipment.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Seats

The GLA 250 4MATIC has five seats.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Seats

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Towing capacity

The Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class’s towing capacity ranges from 0kg to 2000kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
GLA 200 SUV 1.3L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 1800kg
GLA 200 4Matic SUV 1.3L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 1800kg
GLA 200 Edition 1 SUV 1.3L,PULP,7 SP AUTO 1800kg
GLA 250 4Matic SUV 2.0L,PULP,8 SP AUTO 2000kg
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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Accessories

The GLA 250 4Matic lists for $66,500, which is about $10K more than the base grade GLA 200. That entry grade is pretty well specified and comes standard with a proximity key and auto tailgate, the two large 10.25-inch screens with sat nav, plus Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, drive modes, 64-colour ambient lighting, digital radio, auto parking, LED headlights with adaptive high beams and 19-inch alloys wheels.

The GLA 250 has all of that but adds a sunroof, heated front seats, remote engine start and mechanical differences such as all-wheel drive, a more powerful engine, sports suspension, and the Off-road Engineering package, which I’ll tell you about in the engine specs section.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
GLA 200 SUV 235x50 R19 235x50 R19
GLA 200 4Matic SUV 235x50 R19 235x50 R19
GLA 200 Edition 1 SUV 235x50 R19 235x50 R19
GLA 250 4Matic SUV 235x50 R19 235x50 R19
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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Speed

GLA 250 4Matic has a 0-100km/h time of 6.7 seconds.

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 2021 Speed