Mercedes-AMG® calls its 2021 GLA 35 SUV “a new kind of GLA.” This machine weds GLA capability with vaunted AMG® performance. It brings a hefty load of horsepower to the table, as well as sporty stylistic touches such as the AMG® grille up front, 19-inch wheels on the sides, sleek digital cockpit and acclaimed MBUX voice assistant inside. As a whole, this is a machine that raises the compact SUV bar.
The engine is always a highlight of AMG® models, and this one is no different. The 2021 Mercedes-AMG® 35 SUV is fitted with a 2.0-liter inline-4 turbocharged engine that churns out a full 302 horsepower and 205 pound-feet of torque. This powerplant propels the 2021 AMG® GLA 35 from zero to 60 miles-per-hour in just 5.1 seconds. Expert craftsmanship and elements such as the lightweight diecast-alloy block, variable valve timing and reduced friction succeed in providing increased levels of efficiency and performance alike.
The second-generation Mercedes-AMG® GLA 35 SUV is nearly four inches taller than the original, but shorter in length. The result is a version of the GLA that boasts improved maneuverability. Onlookers won’t be able to resist giving a long stare at the slim LED headlamps that flank the wide grille, effortlessly giving way to flowing contours across both sides that highlight the muscular profile. The model is sculpted for sleek aerodynamics along with easy entry and exit. Sporty vibes reign supreme.
Inside the 2021 Mercedes-AMG® GLA 35 SUV, users will find a cabin rife with both style and technology. The setup is outfitted with an array of fine materials, and technology is expectedly advanced. The overall style is classy, with practicality emphasized alongside pure style. The abundance of standard luxuries on hand includes power front seats with memory, dual-zone climate control and a power liftgate.