You have to give Mercedes-Benz credit for engineering derivatives off a platform. The New A-Class, the new B-Class, the new CLA-Class, and the new GLA-Class have all been created from the same platform, and all share similar engines and drive-trains.
Its rather clever really, because Mercedes-Benz have been able to deliver a compact city hatch, a compact but spacious people mover, a stunning compact four-door coupe and now a compact executive crossover.
Before the GLA-Class came along if you wanted a Mercedes-Benz SUV, you had the choice of the ginormous seven-seat GL-Class or the ML-Class, but not everybody needs the space and ability of these two, and there will be another smaller SUV stationed in the range soon which will sit above the GLA but underneath the ML. Continue reading “Mercedes-Benz: 2014 GLA 250 4Matic” »