Prospective car buyers in search of a luxury vehicle expect their models to deliver the ultimate performance strengths while offering premium amenities. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 4MATIC®* is bringing a fresh driving experience to drivers across the country. Its capable performance and unmatched interior offerings provide travelers with an exclusive drive, so we're seeing how it stacks up against one of its industry competitors – the 2018 Audi Q3 2.0T Premium quattro.
Both models perform on turbocharged 2.0L I4 engines, but the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 4MATIC® is able to churn out additional power with 208 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. The Audi Q3 2.0T Premium quattro delivers slightly less power with the same sized engine, so drivers miss out on that additional power.
|2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 4MATIC®||VS||2018 Audi Q3 2.0T Premium quattro|
|Turbocharged 2.0L I4||Engine||Turbocharged 2.0L I4|
|208 @ 5500||Horsepower||200 @ 5100|
|258 @ 1250||Torque (lb-ft)||207 @ 1700|
|17.2 cu. ft.||Cargo volume||16.7 cu. ft.|
With similar engines offering different performance capabilities, both the Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 4MATIC® and Audi Q3 2.0T Premium quattro have other distinctions that luxury car buyers are hoping to discover. In terms of space, the GLA 250 4MATIC® offers 17.2 cubic feet of cargo volume compared to the Q3 2.0T Premium quattro. Offering more head room and front and back leg room, the GLA 250 4MATIC® ensures its passengers are comfortable during any length drive. Standard with a vehicle location system, telematics such as Emergency SOS, Roadside Assistance and Stolen Vehicle Tracking, and available with exclusive tools like Distance Pilot DISTRONIC PLUS Intelligent Cruise Control, the GLA 250 4MATIC® keeps the driver's peace of mind at the forefront of its performance. To experience these differences in person, drivers can schedule a test drive at Mercedes-Benz of Gilbert today.
*Best performance on snow and ice obtained with winter tires. Please always drive carefully, consistent with road conditions
*European model shown