The five-passenger Mercedes-Benz GLA and Mercedes-Benz GLC are two of the most popular vehicles from Mercedes-Benz—and it’s easy to see why. Compact and agile, the new GLA offers a car-like driving experience, while the new midsize GLC takes performance and utility up a notch. But if you’re shopping for a new SUV in North Las Vegas, which is the right option? Compare the Mercedes-Benz GLA vs. GLC below to find your match!
|2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA||VS||2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC|
|2.0L inline-4 turbo engine||Engine||2.0L inline-4 turbo engine|
|43.6 cubic feet||Maximum Cargo Capacity||56.5 cubic feet|
|8-inch color display||Central Display||7-inch color display|
|Optional||Genuine Wood Trim||Standard|
Those looking for a more affordable luxury vehicle may be interested in the Mercedes-Benz GLA. With a starting MSRP of $33,950, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 gives Laughlin families a luxury SUV for a more accessible price-tag. The GLA is also available in two other trims, including a sport-tuned AMG® option. The larger and more powerful 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 starts at a higher price of $40,700 MSRP. The GLC SUV lineup offers one other trim: the GLC 300 4MATIC®.
The Mercedes-Benz GLA and GLC are both powered by a 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder engine. However, the GLC offers stronger performance. The GLC generates 241 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque, while the GLA produces 208 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. The GLC is faster as well. While the GLA can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 7.2 seconds, the GLC has to the ability to accelerate to 60 mph almost a full second faster than the GLA, at just 6.3 seconds.
It’s hard to choose between two winners, but whether the GLA or GLC is right for you boils down to your preferred features. Compare some of their offerings below:
Ready to test drive the GLA or GLC—or both? Learn more about how the GLC and GLA compare to competitors, including the Lexus NX and the Audi Q5. Then, schedule a test drive at Mercedes-Benz of Henderson near Boulder City!
We can give you a tour of both models, and even explore other models like the GLA 250 4MATIC®.