2021 Mercedes Benz GLA launched in India, prices start at Rs 42.10 lakh

The new Mercedes-Benz GLA SUV will be equipped with a new 1.3-liter four-cylinder petrol engine with a turbocharger and a 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel engine.rnThe GLA 35 AMG model from Mercedes-Benz will be equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol engine.rnrnMercedes-Benz India launched the GLA SUV in India, after being delayed due to the current Covid-19 crisis. The BMW X1 competitor has launched at a starting price of Rs 42.1 lakh (Ex showroom) and will rise to Rs 57.3 lakh (Ex showroom) for the GLA 35 AMG, the third AMG made in India for the automaker.rnrnMercedes began accepting reservations for new GLA SUVs in India last month. The GLA 200, the base variant, will cost around Rs 1.6 lakh less expensive than the GLA 220d variant. The Mercedes GLA 220d 4Matic SUV will cost Rs 46.7 lakh (Ex showroom). Mercedes also said that the GLA will be revised to Rs 1.5 lakh effective July 1.rnrnAs far as design is concerned, the Mercedes GLA SUV will follow a similar look to some of the German brand's larger SUVs like the GLC or the GLE. In addition to the redesigned front grille and bumpers, the new GLE will also feature LED multi-beam headlamps and redesigned taillights.rnrnThe 2021 Mercedes GLA SUV will be installed on wheels ranging from 17 to 19 inches.rnrnMercedes Benz GLA Mercedes Benz GLA 2021rnrnThe new Mercedes GLA SUV will be equipped with a new 1.3-liter four-cylinder petrol engine with a turbocharger and a 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel engine. The GLA 35 AMG model will be equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol engine.rnrnMartin Schwink, Managing Director and CEO of Mercedes-Benz India said: “The new GLA, which is becoming more aggressive, daring and loaded with technology than ever before, was a highly anticipated product by customers. The SUV is coming now too. Like AMG. Homemade with AMG GLA 35 4M, our third AMG model.Additionally, our best 8-year warranty for engine and transmission makes the GLA and AMG GLA 35 4M products attractive, giving you complete peace of mind.We offer these products to our demanding customers in all Markets where economic activities are continuing. Interested customers can visit our showroom by following all mandatory local directives in their markets, or they can also apply for GLA in our online store with a completely secure contactless sale. ” We sincerely hope that the epidemic will subside and that normal life will resume in our lives and in society in general. "rnrnInside, the new Mercedes GLA will feature a new digital display and a new infotainment touchscreen. Both screens, which measure 10.25 inches, are similar to those inside a Class A limousine. The digital infotainment screen will also feature the carmaker's new MBUX system, which is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functions.rnrnIn addition to the technical improvements to the interior, the new GLA interior will also feature new leather upholstery for the seats, along with an updated interior color scheme. The variant of the AMG line will have an all-black cabin with sport seats.rnrnThe 2021 Mercedes GLA will be equipped with features such as radar based active brake assist, seven airbags, pedestrian active safety bonnet, hill start assist, 64 dimmable ambient lighting colors, dual zone climate control and a multifunction steering wheel, Wireless charging pad, panoramic sunroof, USB-C ports and a powered tailgate.rnrnRead More: Mercedes-Benz E-Class facelift launched, prices start at Rs. 63.6 lakh