2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA Overview
The Mercedes-Benz GLA is all-new for the 2021 model year and features updates to its model lineup, standard features and engine lineup. There is a lot to look forward to with the upcoming release of the all-new 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA, as it will mark the beginning of the model’s second generation. Are you interested in learning more about the 2021 GLA? Continue reading below!
How many models does the 2021 GLA come in?
The 2020 Mercedes Benz GLA came in two models, the GLA 250 and GLA 250 4MATIC. Both 2020 GLA models are equipped with the base 2.0-liter inline-4 turbo engine that produces 208 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Meanwhile, the 2021 GLA comes in four models—GLA 250, GLA 250 4MATIC, GLA 35 and GLA 45. The 2021 GLA 250 and 250 4MATIC a more powerful 2.0L 4-cylinder turbo engine that has an output of 221 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque.
The all-new GLA 35 and GLA 45 come with even more dominant engines; the 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 and the GLA 45 boasts an AMG Handcrafted 2.0-liter Inline-4 turbo engine. Both of the 2021 AMG GLA models feature AMG Performance 4MATIC® all-wheel drive; however, the GLA 45 comes with the 4MATIC+ system with AMG TORQUE CONTROL.
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What’s new on the 2021 GLA?
The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA is equipped with more standard features than the first-generation 2020 model. One major upgrade is the addition of Mercedes-Benz User Experience or MBUX, which is the brand’s intelligent convenience system allows the driver to control functions after activating the system by saying “Hey Mercedes”. The 2021 GLA comes with two 7-inch displays—one is the digital instrument cluster while the other is the touchscreen multimedia display that features Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration. Other new additions to the roster of standard equipment include cruise control, LED headlamps, integrated fog lamps, a multi-function steering wheel with paddle shifters and many more.
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