Mercedes GLA Facelift Launched in India on 5 July 2017

Mercedes has launched the Mercedes GLA facelift model in India on 5 July 2017. The GLA facelift 2017 model gets a revised front and the cabin gets a new display unit. The refreshed GLA will rival the likes of the BMW X1 and the Audi Q3. Mercedes Bens has announced on its news report handles that it will be unveiling the new GLA face at the 2017 North American International Auto show which will be held on 9 January 2017. The German automaker also shared a teaser to their upcoming model.

Mercedes GLA

The new 2017 model Mercedes GLA facelift wears tweaked bumpers, a newly designed grille and different alloys. The pre-facelift GLA’s optional bi-xenon headlights have been replaced by LED items. New, standard springs place the body 30mm higher than the outgoing model, giving it a more rugged look. It fully loaded with update interior features such as eight inch infotainment system but there are new dials and needles behind the steering wheel. The SUV now also gets Active Brake Assist, which signals the driver when a car is too close. There is also a 360-degree parking camera with a bird’s eye view and electric tailgate with motion detection that requires only a foot gesture to open and close the boot.

Mercedes GLA

In the international market, The GLA gains a new range-topper called Yellow Night Edition. It comes with black exterior paint, yellow highlights and sits on alloy wheels wearing the same colour scheme. Artico leather and Dinamica microfibre material wrap the seats of Yellow Night Edition cars and are joined by an AMG Performance steering wheel in the cabin. Mercedes recently added the new 2.0litre diesel engine on the E-class sedan. However the facelift model Mercedes GLA will continue with the same engine. Also it has 2.0 litre turbo petrol and 2.1 litre diesel engines the diesel engine deliver 136bhp of power and turbo petrol engine deliver 138bhp of power.

Mercedes GLA

Features:

  • 7 airbags
  • Middle rear three point seatbelt
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Seat Belt Warning
  • Engine Immobilizer
  • Remote central locking
  • Speed sensing door lock
  • Roof rails
  • Electrically Adjustable Sunroof
  • 2 year warranty
  • Unlimited warranty kilometres

Specification:

Engine & Transmission
Fuel Type Petrol
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 300 Nm @ 1200 RPM
Mileage (ARAI) 13.7 kmpl
Displacement 1991 cc
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 181 bhp @ 5500 RPM
Cylinders 4, Inline
Turbocharger/Supercharger Turbocharged
Turbocharger Type Variable Geometry
Valve/Cylinder (Configuration) 4, DOHC
No of gears 7 Gears
Transmission Type Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Dual Clutch Yes
Sport Mode Yes
Manual Shifting for Automatic Paddle Shift
Driving Modes Electronic Presets
Engine Start-Stop Function Yes
Alternate Fuel Not Applicable
Dimensions & Weight
Length 4417 mm
Width 1804 mm
Height 1494 mm
Wheelbase 2699 mm
Ground Clearance 183 mm
Kerb Weight 1525 kg
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Brake Type Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc
Minimum Turning Radius 5.9 metres
Steering Type Power assisted (Electric)
Wheels Alloy Wheels
Spare Wheel Alloy
Front Tyres 235 / 50 R18
Rear Tyres

235 / 50 R18

Mercedes GLA facelift 2017 Price in India: 35.6 lakhs

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