Mercedes Benz India launched GLA facelift on this Wednesday. The GLA facelift(2017) first time appear at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show. The price of GLA facelift(2017) is start at Rs. 30.65 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The GLA facelift(2017) is the seventh product which is launched by the Stuttgart-based car maker in India this year, after the likes of the Mercedes-AMG GLS 63, the S-Class Concierge Edition and the new-gen Mercedes-Benz E-Class.
In India The GLA facelift(2017) is the first mid-lifecycle update for the GLA. For sure it will help the product to retain its popularity in the segment. It will compete against the Audi Q3 facelift and the new generation BMW X1 which were introduced in India last year. The GLA facelift is available in two variants Style and Sport in both the petrol and diesel.
The GLA facelift(2017) comes with both petrol and diesel variant. 2.1-litre diesel engine comes with two options – 134 bhp 200d and 168 bhp 220d models. 200d diesel engine is powered by 2143 cc displacement and produces 135 bhp @ 3600-4400 rpm max power along with 300 Nm @ 1600-3000 rpm torque. 220d diesel engine is powered by 2143 cc displacement and produces 168 bhp @ 3400-4000 rpm max power along with 350 Nm @ 1400-3400 rpm torque. 200 Petrol engine is powered by 1991 cc displacement and produces 182 bhp @ 5500 rpm max power along with 300 Nm @ 1200-1400 rpm torque. All variants comes with 7-speed automatic transmission.
|Specifications||200 Petrol||200d Diesel||Diesel 220d 4MATIC|
|Engine||1991 cc||2143 cc||2143 cc|
|Max Power||182 bhp @ 5500 rpm||135 bhp @ 3600-4400 rpm||168 bhp @ 3400-4000 rpm|
|Peak Torque||300 Nm @ 1200-1400 rpm||300 Nm @ 1600-3000 rpm||350 Nm @ 1400-3400 rpm|
|Transmission||7-speed DCT||7-speed DCT||7-speed DCT|
The GLA facelift(2017) comes with tweaked bumpers up front along with a new grille. It also gets chain-link chrome elements which give it a bolder, sporty and meaner look. The front bumper has also been to look sharper to make it bigger air intakes as well.
It resembles with the GLC and looks like a smaller version of the big SUV. The GLA facelift(2017) comes with new LED headlamps and sharper LED daytime running lights.
|Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift||Dimensions|
|Ground Clearance||183 mm|
The interior remains similar to the privious model except few new features like subtle updates to the instrumentation clustersome and new equipment like an 8-inch infotainment system along with chrome bits thrown around inside the cabin. Music system is compatible to ios ans adroid both.
|Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift||Prices (Ex-Showroom, Pan India) Post GST|
|Mercedes-Benz GLA 200d Style||Rs. 30.65 Lakh|
|Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 Sport||Rs. 32.20 Lakh|
|Mercedes-Benz GLA 200d Sport||Rs. 33.65 Lakh|
|Mercedes-Benz GLA 220d 4MATIC||Rs. 36.75 Lakh|