2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 | NewCars.com

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs. 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 Review

New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLA 250

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New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250

2020 Mercedes-Benz
GLB 250

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MSRP*
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$34,250 to $36,250
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$36,600 to $38,600
Invoice* $32,195 to $34,075 $34,404 to $36,284
MPG - City 22 - 24 23
MPG - Hwy 30 - 34 30 - 31
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 7
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*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
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 and the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 is a little narrower than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 is slightly shorter than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, which may make it easier to park.

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

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

Performance
The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 has a little less horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Utility
The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 has less seating than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250, making the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.

Warranty
The Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mercedes-Benz GLB 250.