Two 2.0L twin-scroll turbo engines let you have your AMG GLA in two strengths: mighty or almighty. The 302-hp GLA 35 can sprint to 60 in 5.1 seconds. A handcrafted 382-hp engine, the most powerful 4-cylinder in production, catapults the GLA 45 to 60 in just 4.3 seconds.
The dual-clutch AMG SPEEDSHIFT® 8-speed can change gears more quickly than a human. Along with a range of modes and paddle shifts, the GLA 45 adds a RACE START function. Rev-matched downshifts and partial ignition cutoff during upshifts benefit response, feel and sound.
AMG Performance 4MATIC computes driving inputs, speed and g-forces so its electromechanical clutch packs can send torque to the tires that can use it best. Rear-axle torque-vectoring further sharpens the GLA 45's AMG Performance 4MATIC+.
The double-wishbone front/multilink rear suspension combines rigidity, versatility and lightness. Standard 3-stage AMG RIDE CONTROL® can adapt each wheel's damping in milliseconds.
AMG DYNAMIC SELECT lets you fine-tune performance settings via a console button. Modes range from Slippery to Sport+, plus an Individual setup, as well as RACE on the GLA 45. The available AMG DRIVE UNIT adds drive-mode controls with color displays to the steering wheel.
The AMG Dynamic PLUS Package endows the GLA 45 with the AMG DRIVE UNIT on a Nappa/DINAMICA steering wheel, and larger composite brakes with red calipers. AMG Track Pace lets you record and analyze your track skills.
Racing-bred AMG high-performance brakes feature silver (GLA 35) or grey (GLA 45) 4-piston front calipers clamping 13.8-inch perforated discs. The AMG Dynamic PLUS Package upsizes the GLA 45 to 14.2-inch front discs and red 6-piston calipers.
An ECO Start/Stop system automatically shuts off the engine at stoplights and other idle situations, to save fuel and reduce emissions. As soon as the driver lifts off the brake, the engine instantly restarts, for immediate acceleration response. The ECO Start/Stop system can also be shut off by the driver at any time.
Already one of the sportiest SUVs on four wheels, you get a choice of seven designs in three sizes in an AMG GLA. Silver and black AMG® wheel options include 19-, 20- and 21-inch sizes.
The AMG Night Package adds gloss black elements.
Flair for the air. Aerodynamics Package slices the wind with functional flics and a prominent rear wing.
Bright white LED Daytime Running Lamps help get the GLA noticed, for added safety and in modern style. Their distinctive angular design accentuates the subtle forward lean of the grille.
The flat-bottom steering wheel features Touch Control Buttons, shift paddles and Nappa leather trim. Three AMG Performance options are stitched in Nappa leather, grippy DINAMICA microsuede, or a combo. You can adjust the 64-color ambient lighting to suit your mood.
Dual 10.25-inch digital displays include a central multimedia touchscreen and reconfigurable AMG instruments, readouts and menus. An available Head-Up Display projects key driving information closer to your natural line of sight.
The digital cockpit's vivid displays, touch controls, intelligent voice assistant, and ergonomic controls intensify the bond of driver and vehicle. Power sport front seats or available AMG Performance seats support your driving moves.
A leap ahead in automobile cockpit control, the Mercedes-Benz User Experience advances to the forefront of innovation. MBUX integrates digital in-dash displays including a touchscreen, touch-sensitive controls, Bluetooth® hands-free and audio streaming, and an available industry-advancing voice control system that responds to your everyday speaking voice and phrasing of commands. You can set up multiple user profiles of favored settings, and groups of settings can be saved as themes or moods.
The rear seatbacks fold down in a 40/20/40 split, letting you to expand the cargo capacity of your GLA in a variety of configurations, up to 50.5 cu ft. The seatbacks also recline up to 5.5 inches. You can also fold the center section independently, to fit longer items like skis between two rear passengers. The seatbacks can also be locked in a slightly more upright position, expanding the cargo area while still seating three rear passengers.
A highly advanced system takes voice control to a fascinating new level. Memorizing fixed commands is a thing of the past, and artificial intelligence makes the Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX) a future you can live today. Vehicle functions respond to natural, conversational phrases. For example, say "I feel cold" and MBUX can adjust the climate control. It even learns new phrases over time, and responds with more flexible and friendly language as well.
Offering sweeping skyward views to both seating rows, this giant, fully functional glass sunroof features a large panel that can tilt up for ventilation or slide back for an open-air feeling. A power interior shade lets occupants vary the amount of sunlight entering the cabin, and you can even open and close it using the car's advanced voice control system.
Directly inspired by racing, the deeply contoured AMG Performance seats feature integrated head restraints and AMG badges. In addition to the customary power adjustments, the seats include power adjustment of the substantial side bolsters in the cushion and backrest, for optimal lateral support.
Available in AMG Performance Seat Package, AMG Performance Seat Package Advanced
All new Mercedes-Benz vehicles are protected by our New Vehicle Limited Warranty, covering defects in material or workmanship for 48-months or 50,000 miles, whichever comes first. For added protection, the Mercedes-Benz Extended Limited Warranty offers continued peace of mind with prolonged coverage tailored to your needs.
Radar-based technology can alert you if you're approaching a vehicle ahead, or even some stationary objects, at a speed and distance that suggest a collision is likely. As soon as you start to brake, it can automatically provide an appropriate level of braking to help prevent a collision or reduce its severity. If you fail to respond, it can also initiate braking automatically at a range of driving speeds. The system can also detect and react to crossing pedestrians at typical city speeds.
If an air bag deploys, your car can automatically initiate a call to Mercedes-Benz Emergency Services, transmitting your GPS-determined location and helpful vehicle information on your behalf. Trained experts are on call 24/7 to help summon local emergency responders to your location. You can also press the SOS button in the vehicle anytime you need emergency assistance, or see someone else who does. This vital service is provided for as long as you own the vehicle, no matter who's driving.
The first system of its kind, ATTENTION ASSIST® continuously monitors up to 70 parameters of driving behavior, and can automatically alert the driver with both visual and audible warnings if it detects signs of drowsiness on long trips. With enhanced sensitivity, the system can also help detect drivers who begin their trip drowsy, and offer more useful information to drivers along their journey via a dashboard display.