2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2019 Lexus NX 300

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2019 Lexus NX 300

The future is here in the present. Mercedes-Benz and rival Lexus have already begun releasing some of their 2019 models, and we found a couple of comparable models here. The GLA, the smallest SUV offered by Mercedes-Benz, has all the luxury features you’ve come to expect from Mercedes-Benz. So how does it compare against a similar Lexus model? Find out as we compare the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2019 Lexus NX 300!

First things first, we’ll take a look at the starting MSRP. If you’re looking to save a couple thousand dollars, you might want to go with the GLA 250. It costs less than the NX 300 with a starting MSRP of just $33,950*. That’s not to say has less to offer than the NX 300; in fact, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Take a look at some head to head comparisons in the table below!

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250


2019 Lexus NX 300

$33,950* MSRP $36,185
24 city/33 hwy mpg** Fuel Efficiency 22 city/28 hwy mpg
7-speed automatic Transmission 6-speed automatic
208 Horsepower 235
258 lb-ft Torque 258 lb-ft
7.1 seconds 0 to 60 time Not Specified
FWD Drivetrain FWD
8 Number of Airbags 7
Standard PRE-SAFE® Not Available
Standard Front Power Lumbar Not Available
8 inches Entertainment Screen Size 7 inches
Standard Keyless Start Standard

Specs and Features in the 2019 GLA 250

Need more reasons to go with the GLA 250? We can think of a few. Innovation is at the forefront of what Mercedes-Benz does best, and the GLA 250 is equipped with plenty of it. Some of the features you’ll find standard in this small SUV include:

  • Interactive transmission
  • Front power memory seats
  • Front power lumbar
  • Automatic climate control
  • Variable assisted steering
  • Keyless entry
  • And much more!

Interested in learning more about the 2019 GLA? The team here at Mercedes-Benz of Indianapolis is here to answer all your questions. Give us a call or stop by to learn more, or schedule a test drive here on our website!

*MSRP does/does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, and dealer prep. Options, model availability, and price may vary. See dealer for details.

**EPA estimated 24 MPG highway and 33 MPG city with 14.8-gallon fuel tank capacity. You may get different mileage depending on driving conditions.

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