2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA vs 2019 Lincoln MKC

Gray 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA and silver 2019 Lincoln MKC

No other vehicle combines style, power, and functionality like the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA from Start Motor Cars. The GLA offers seating for up to five passengers in its feature-filled interior along with striking exterior details. Drivers looking to get behind the wheel of their next luxury compact SUV will find the perfect fit in the driver’s seat of the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA.

This luxury compact SUV is available in nine luxurious exterior color options - Night Black, Polar White, Jupiter Red, Cosmos Black metallic, Iridium Silver metallic, Mountain Grey metallic, Lunar Blue metallic, Cocoa Brown metallic, and designo® Mountain Grey MAGNO – designed to reflect the personal style of each driver. Mercedes-Benz GLA shoppers have their choice of two styling packages to make their GLA stand out even more – AMG Line Exterior and Night Package. Continue reading to see how this luxury compact SUV stacks up against the competition in this 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA vs 2019 Lincoln MKC comparison.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA vs 2019 Lincoln MKC
$33,950 MSRP $33,995
2.0-liter inline-4 turbo engine Standard Engine Turbocharged 2.0-liter I-4 engine
7G-DCT 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission Standard Transmission 6-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission with paddle activation
33 MPG Highway and 24 MPG City* EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy 27 MPG Highway and 20 MPG city

What are the differences between the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA and 2019 Lincoln MKC?

Drivers shopping for their next luxury SUV expect the best out of their vehicle and the Mercedez-Benz GLA goes beyond expectations, offering drivers a suite of top technology features and a knockout fuel-efficient performance. The 2019 Mercedez-Benz GLA is powered by a 2.0-liter inline-4 turbo engine paired with a 7G-DCT 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. This combination offers GLA drivers an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 33 MPG highway and 24 MPG city*. The 2019 GLA produces a heart-pounding 208 turbocharged horsepower and 258 pound-foot of torque. The competing 2019 Lincoln MKC is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter I-4 engine paired with a 6-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission. This combination in the Lincoln MKC produces an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 27 MPG highway and 20 MPG city.

The muscular exterior of the 2019 GLA is amplified by the vehicle’s black fender flares and aluminum and chrome accents. This Mercedes-Benz displays the iconic grille along the front of its exterior along with crisp LED taillamps along the rear. Drivers can quickly and easily access the 17.2 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk of the GLA with the help of the HANDS-FREE ACCESS that allows drivers to swing their foot under the rear bumper to open the vehicle’s power liftgate. When drivers are in need of more cargo space the rear seatbacks can be folded down swiftly to increase to cargo area to a spacious 43.6 cubic feet.

*EPA estimated 33 MPG highway and 24 MPG city with 13.2-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.


Red and black interior of 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA
Grey 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA in front of planes
Steering wheel and dashboard in 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA
Overhead view of sunroof on 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA