2020 GMC Terrain vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 | NewCars.com

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2020 GMC Terrain vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 Review

New 2020 GMC Terrain

2020 GMC
Terrain

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLA 250

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MSRP*
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$25,000 to $39,900
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$34,250 to $36,250
Invoice* $24,975 to $38,065 $32,195 to $34,075
MPG - City 21 - 26 22 - 24
MPG - Hwy 26 - 30 30 - 34
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Convenience
The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the GMC Terrain, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the GMC Terrain will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the GMC Terrain is much higher than that for the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250.

Dimensions
The GMC Terrain is a little wider than the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the GMC Terrain, which is slightly longer than the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250.

Drivetrain
The GMC Terrain has much lower torque than the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The GMC Terrain has the same turning radius as the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The GMC Terrain has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the GMC Terrain and the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250. With the GMC Terrain, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the GMC Terrain is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250.