2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 4Matic Road Test Specs | Edmunds.com

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class - Road Test Specs

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class SUV

(2.0L 4-cyl. Turbo AWD 7-speed Automated Manual)


Year Make Model2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class GLA250 4MATIC 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
Vehicle TypeAWD 4dr 5-passenger SUV
Estimated MSRP$34,225
Assembly locationRastatt, Germany


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeTurbocharged, direct-injected, inline-4, with auto-stop/start
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,991/121
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves/cylinder
Compression ratio (x:1)9.8
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)208 @ 5,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)258 @ 1,250
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Transmission type7-speed auto-double-clutch manual and column shifter and steering-mounted paddles with sport/competition modes
Transmission ratios (x:1)I: 3.86; II: 2.43; III: 1.54; IV: 1.05; V: 0.78; VI: 0.61; VII: 0.48; R: 3.37
Final-drive ratio (x:1)4.60


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multi-link, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional, rack-and-pinion power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)14.4
Tire typeHigh-performance
Tire size235/45R19 V
Wheel materialAluminum
Brakes, front12.6-in one-piece ventilated cross-drilled rotors
Brakes, rear11.6-in one-piece ventilated rotors

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)7.1

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)27 combined (24 city/32 highway)
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)14.8

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionCD/MP3 player
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard iPod via USB jack
Satellite radioOptional
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)Optional 10GB music storage capacity
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemOptional hard drive with traffic 7-in display screen (measured diagonally)
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Standard
Smart entry/StartOptional
Parking aidsOptional parking sonar front and rear back-up camera automated self-parking system
Blind-spot detectionOptional
Adaptive cruise controlOptional
Lane-departure monitoringOptional departure warning
Collision warning/avoidanceStandard
Night VisionNot available
Driver coaching displayNot available

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,384
Length (in.)173.9
Width (in.)79.6
Height (in.)60
Wheelbase (in.)106.3
Track, front (in.)61.4
Track, rear (in.)61.4
Turning circle (ft.)38.8
Legroom, front (in.)41.9
Legroom, rear (in.)33.9
Headroom, front (in.)36.9
Headroom, rear (in.)36.7
Shoulder room, front (in.)54.8
Shoulder room, rear (in.)53.1
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)17.2
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)43.6
GVWR (lbs.)4,387
Ground clearance (in.)8.0
Approach angle (degrees)20.0
Departure angle (degrees)31.2


Bumper-to-bumper48 months/50,000 miles
Powertrain48 months/50,000 miles

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