newcars.com®
Quick Car Finder

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLA Price, Photos, Reviews & Features

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLA Exterior

2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLA Overview (See Available Styles)

The performance version of the Mercedes-Benz GLA has unique front styling and exterior trim, and it gets 147 horsepower more from the same 2.0-liter engine used in other models. It comes with standard 19-inch wheels and tires.

What's Special
  • 355-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine
  • All-wheel drive
  • AMG sport suspension
  • AMG brakes
  • Xenon high-intensity-discharge headlights
  • Available AMG performance front seats
  • Available carbon fiber trim
Here's info on the regular GLA-Class:
The GLA-Class crossover SUV is unmistakably Mercedes, with an upright front end, bold grille and the brand's star badge prominently showcased. It comes as the GLA 250 with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder, a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission and front- or all-wheel drive. A high-performance AMG GLA 45 version comes with a 355 hp version of that engine and standard all-wheel drive. Competitors include the Audi Q3 and BMW X1.

New for 2016
Keyless start and dual-zone climate control are now standard. The multimedia system gets a larger display (7 inches instead of 5.8), a new media interface and pre-wiring for Garmin Map Pilot. The available backup camera can now show a 180-degree view.

Significant Standard Features
  • 208-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine
  • Seven-speed dual-clutch transmission
  • Keyless entry and push-button start
  • Power liftgate
  • Simulated leather upholstery
  • Forward collision warning with autonomous braking
  • Driver drowsiness monitor
  • Required in all new cars: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system
Significant Available Features
  • Front- or all-wheel drive
  • Leather upholstery
  • Backup camera
  • Navigation system
  • Heated front seats
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • Automated parking system
Overview courtesy of Cars.com

EPA Fuel Economy

  • City: 22 MPG
  • Highway: 29 MPG

Consumer Reviews Summary

Overall Rating:
5/5
Value:
5/5
Exterior:
5/5
Interior:
5/5
Comfort:
5/5
Performance:
5/5
Reliability:
4/5

1 of 1 (100%) consumers said they would recommend this vehicle to a friend.

Read Mercedes-Benz AMG GLA Consumer Reviews