2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA ratings and reviews
Technically a compact SUV, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA allows up to 43.6 cubic feet of cargo space with its fold-down rear seats that can also split-fold to fit more passengers. The GLA’s base model is the 250, but drivers can upgrade to the GLA 250 4MATIC to get all-wheel-drive. The 250 boasts exciting technology to keep everyone in the family comfortable, like 10-way power front seating, a memory power system, and automatic temperature control, while a power sunroof, sunshades for the first and second rows, and heated driver and passenger cushions are available in add-on packages. Convenience and entertainment abound in the 250, too, with an 8-speaker sound system, wireless phone connectivity, and a 2nd row LCD monitor. Drivers can add techie perks like smartphone integration, a garage door opener, and a parking pilot. With a 208-horsepower, 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder engine, the GLA 250 still boasts an EPA rating of 24 city/33 highway mpg.