Mercedes Benz GLA 45 AMG to launch on 27th October 2014

Mercedes Benz GLA 45 AMG
Mercedes Benz GLA 45 AMG

Mercedes Benz India has recently launched its GLA class crossover SUV is now preparing to launch GLA 45 AMG SUV. Yes you heard it right another AMG model of Mercedes is all set rule the roads. GLA 45 AMG is more powerful and Sportier version of recently launched GLA crossover SUV. GLA 45 AMG SUV will take the legacy of recently launched GLA class further which is being applauded by everyone.

GLA 45 AMG is powered by the same CLA 45 AMG engine which 2.0L four cylinder turbo engine which produces [email protected] power and [email protected] torque mated to 7 speed twin clutch automatic transmission. Recently launched GLA SUV is not available in India on 4-matic drive system but this GLA 45 AMG is supported by 4-matic wheel drive system.

This 2.0L is the second most powerful engine after Volvo drive E motor which churns 444BHp power though it still delivers fun element. GLA 45 AMG SUV gets three drive mode options ‘M’ for Manual, ‘S’ for sports and ‘C’ for controlled efficiency. This powerful SUV reaches 0-100 km in just 4.8 seconds with the top speed of 250 km/hr. Now that’s fast.

GLA 45 AMG can be said a compact version of CLA 45 AMG so in terms of design and interior features it would be quite similar to it.

Unique Exterior Features-

  • Sporty and Stylish front bumper
  • Chrome grille with AMG badging
  • Side skirts
  • Rear diffuser with two exhaust tail pipes
  • 19 inch alloy wheels as standard

Interior features-

  • Red seat belts
  • Sleek sporty steering wheel
  • Sporty leather Seats with contrast red stitching
  • Cabin with black and aluminum finish
  • AMG badge inside
  • Touchscreen infotainment system with multi utility display
  • automatic air control
  • rear A/C vents

Mercedes GLA 45 AMG SUV will be imported as complete CBU unit, so as a result the price will be on the higher side around 68-70 lakh. With this high price range, large number of sales figures are not expected but for those who want fun ride in a compact way than GLA 45 AMG is just made for you.

GLA 45 AMG will take Audi Q3 and BMW X1 but there is not direct competition present for GLA 45 AMG in India because the above mentioned rival cars looks less powerful when we compare it with GLA 45 AMG.