2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

If you’re having a hard time figuring out which Mercedes-Benz SUV you should choose, there’s no need to worry. We have just what you’re looking for here on the website for World Wide Motors. The GLA and GLC are similar SUVs, but they do offer different features in terms of performance, pricing, and size. Interested to see those differences in a head to head comparison? Check out the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Let’s get things started. The GLA is the smallest SUV offered in the Mercedes-Benz lineup. Geared more toward those searching for extra space without the bulk, the GLA is an affordable option for those in search of a luxury SUV. The GLC, meanwhile, comes in a larger size. While it does come with a bigger price tag, it has a little more to offer drivers. Take a look at the table below.

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250


2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300

$33,400 MSRP $40,050
24 city/33 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 22 city/28 hwy mpg
7-speed automatic Transmission 9-speed automatic
208 Horsepower 241
258 lb-ft Torque 273 lb-ft
7.1 seconds 0 to 60 time 6.4 seconds
FWD Drivetrain FWD
41.8 cubic ft Max Cargo Volume 56.5 cubic ft
Optional Genuine Wood Trim Standard
Not Available Adaptive Variable Suspension Standard
8 inches Entertainment Screen Size 7 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Specs and Features in Mercedes-Benz’s Two Smallest SUVs

Regardless of which model you choose, you’re blessed with an abundance of standard safety technology. Both vehicles come standard with Mercedes-Benz industry-first technology, such as PRE-SAFE®, which uses a set of sensors to brace passengers for a collision, and ATTENTION ASSIST®, which monitors driver behavior to determine if they’re too drowsy to be driving. In addition, there are similarities between the two that include features such as:

  • Leather seating
  • Sunroof
  • Front power memory seats
  • Front power lumbar
  • Heated seats
  • Automatic climate control
  • Rain sensor wipers
  • And much more!

Interested in owning one of these two SUVs? We have them both here at World Wide Motors in Indianapolis! Stop by our dealership to check them out or schedule a test drive here on our website!

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