2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs. 2021 Chevrolet Blazer | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs. 2021 Chevrolet Blazer Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLA 250

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New 2021 Chevrolet Blazer

2021 Chevrolet
Blazer

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MSRP*
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$34,250 to $36,250
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$28,800 to $44,700
Invoice* $32,195 to $34,075 $28,771 to $42,644
MPG - City 22 - 24 19 - 22
MPG - Hwy 30 - 34 26 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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 Chevrolet Blazer requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250, 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 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Chevrolet Blazer. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Chevrolet Blazer.

Dimensions
Since the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 is much slimmer than the Chevrolet Blazer, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chevrolet Blazer.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 and the Chevrolet Blazer are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 has a lot less horsepower than the Chevrolet Blazer.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 and the Chevrolet Blazer. The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Chevrolet Blazer.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 than that of the Chevrolet Blazer.