Mercedes-Benz has definitely know the official details of the new compact SUV Mercedes GLA, which has been presented in the Detroit Auto Show and will arrive in dealerships during the first months of 2017. The compact SUV from Mercedes Benz receives some design updates as well as some changes to improve its aerodynamics, reduced from 0.29 to 0.28 Cx. Among other elements, the pillar and the mirrors they are optimized for this purpose, so that fuel consumption can be lower, like wind noise at high speed. Other design details that have changed are the grill, the paragolpes and the alloy wheels.
New techniques and equipment incorporating the new Mercedes GLA incorporating highlights headlights made with technology led, an option that replaces the previous bi-xenon. The LED taillights, meanwhile, they have three intensities to suit the lighting conditions at the time, so that are brighter day and less at night, fading even more when the car is stopped (at a traffic light, for example) to not dazzle with the brake light or intermittent drivers who stand behind. Recreational comfort, he joined the list of extras a new electrical tailgate opening hands free, which is activated by passing the foot below the bumper.
For version Mercedes-AMG 4MATIC GLA 45, from 381 hp, Shorter relations are used for gears 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th of dual-clutch transmission AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT 7-speed sports. This improves the dynamic at any speed, to which we must add an optimized response of change, especially when climbing gear. He Mercedes-AMG sport SUV GLA 45 4MATIC will feature a special version Yellow Night Edition, available in black, with specific design elements and yellow accents both outside body and inside the passenger compartment.
The current range of engines remains virtually unchanged, although it incorporates GLA 220 4MATIC new version of 184 hp, located halfway between the other options petrol Mercedes GLA 200, from 156 hp, Y Mercedes GLA 250 4MATIC, from 211 hp.
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