Vehicle Profile: 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA SUV
The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA is a compact SUV that’s packing some serious style and luxury. This upscale SUV boasts plenty of interior comforts, a bold design and a wealth of available amenities. Here’s a closer look at what it has to offer.
Powertrain and efficiency
Under the hood, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA is packing a 2.0-liter inline-4 turbo engine that delivers 208 horsepower while earning an impressive 34 mpg on the highway.* This dynamo is paired with a seven-speed automatic transmission for a smooth and easy ride. You can also tweak its performance with DYNAMIC SELECT® driving modes, which include Eco, Comfort, Sport, Sport+ and Individual. And if you opt for the 4MATIC® all-wheel drive model, you’ll also get to enjoy Off-Road mode, which comes with Downhill Speed Regulation to help keep your adventures on track.
Although the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA already boasts bold, compact styling and an iconic grille, you can give its exterior an eye-catching twist with the available AMG® Line Exterior with Night Package. This adds signature aerodynamic AMG® styling, matte silver inserts, a vertical side grille, and sporty twin chrome tailpipes. For more expressive design options, you can also choose a refined black headliner and a set of refined 19-inch AMG® multi-spoke wheels.
The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA can seat up to five passengers in style and comfort — but if you need more space for cargo, fold down the rear seats to access 43.6 cubic feet of room. It also offers a plethora of available comforts, including heated front seats, a Power Panorama glass roof and the relaxing atmosphere of its 12-color ambient lighting. And in addition to its comfortable seating, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA lets you choose between stylish satin or matte-finish wood trim.
From its connectivity technology to its refined audio system, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA is a thoroughly modern SUV. Whether you’re on a weekend getaway or your daily commute, you’ll have the chance to rock out with the 450-watt harman/kardon® Logic 7® surround sound system.** Plus, its standard 8-inch display makes it a breeze to access both of its available navigation technologies — the voice-activated COMAND® and the SD-card-based Garmin MAP PILOT® system. You can even access your favorite tunes and navigation apps on the go with the available Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ smartphone connectivity feature.
With a plethora of standard and available safety technologies, the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA is built to keep you safe on the road. It comes standard with a rearview camera, ATTENTION ASSIST® driver drowsiness detection and the convenient Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC® cruise control technology, which makes it easy to maintain a set speed and safe stopping distance on long highway drives. Enjoy even more peace of mind when you opt for the Parking Assistance Package, which gives you the handy Surround View System and the convenience of hands-free Active Parking Assist.
With its head-turning style, refined comforts and available amenities, you can’t go wrong with this upscale SUV. If you’re looking to take your daily drive to the next level, consider upgrading to the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA.
*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.
**harman/kardon and Logic 7 are registered marks of Harman International Industries, Incorporated.
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