Check out the impressive performance capabilities of the 2021 GLA

By Product Expert | Posted in Mercedes-Benz GLA on Monday, August 10th, 2020 at 9:03 pm
Two 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLA 45 Euro models side by side

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA Engine Options, Top Speed & HP

The Mercedes-Benz GLA is a compact SUV that underwent a remodel for the 2021 model year. The SUV features updates to its model offerings, engine options and more. One major change between the 2020 and 2021 model is the engine lineup, as there was only one model offered on the 2020 model and now shoppers have three capable, potent engines to choose from. Let’s dive into the capabilities of these three engines below!

Engine in 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLA 35

Which engines are available on the 2021 GLA?

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA is available in four different models—GLA 250, GLA 250 4MATIC®, AMG GLA 35 and AMG GLA 45. The GLA 250 models are equipped with a 2.0-liter Inline-4 turbo engine that produces 221 horsepower, 258 pound-feet of torque, accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 6.8 seconds and has a top speed of 130 mph. The Mercedes-AMG GLA 35 is powered by an AMG-enhanced 2.0-liter Inline-4 turbo engine that produces 302 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque, while accelerating from 0-60 mph in 5 seconds and offering a top track speed of 155 mph.

The most powerful engine offered on the 2021 GLA comes standard on the AMG GLA 45, which is an AMG Handcrafted 2.0-liter Inline-4 turbo engine that produces an impressive 382 horsepower and 354 pound-foot of torque. Additionally, this engine allows for 0-60 acceleration in 4.3 seconds and can reach up to 155 mph.

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Shop for a new Mercedes-Benz GLA in Houston, TX

Individuals near Houston who are interested in taking a closer look at the 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA can check it out at Star Motor Cars Mercedes-Benz! Our dealership offers a variety of GLA models to choose from and our staff can help you find the perfect one to compliment your lifestyle. Check out our new Mercedes-Benz GLA inventory today!