The introduction of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 in Kansas City, MO marked the beginning of a new era for Mercedes-Benz. As the brand's initial entry into the rapidly growing compact luxury crossover segment, the new GLA is taking the segment by storm by delivering practical elements of a hatchback joined with the prestige and sophistication of a Mercedes-Benz sedan. With sporty performance that captivates drivers behind the wheel, available 4MATIC all-wheel drive to power through Kansas City winters, and efficiency that rises above its competition, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 in Kansas City MO has quickly become a best-in-class option. Sitting shorter and lower than its Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class fleet mate, the all-new GLA allows for car-like handling with the high-riding seat position of a utility vehicle. As the 2015 GLA250 takes on competitors like the Audi Q3, the BMW X1 and the Lexus NX 200t, you can be sure Mercedes-Benz has once again delivered one of the most impressive vehicles in its class.
“The Best or Nothing” Becomes Reality with All-New Mercedes-Benz GLA250 in Kansas City
As an all-new model, Mercedes-Benz ensured luxury crossover shoppers would have something to be excited about upon its arrival at dealerships. And while the GLA45 AMG is the most prolific performer of the new GLA models, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 is a far cry from an economy crossover. Powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine capable of 208 horsepower at 5,500 rpm and 258 pound-feet of torque, a tap of the gas pedal unleashes truly captivating performance. With a front-wheel drive model set to join the 4MATIC all-wheel drive configurations early in 2015, the Mercedes-Benz GLA250 continues to evolve to meet the demands of of the modern driver.
Inside, there is no shortage of commodities. From the COMAND multimedia infotainment interface and the crisp 5.8-inch central display to the available rearview camera and driver assistance technologies, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 embodies the brand’s “The Best or Nothing” mantra as well as any vehicle in the lineup.