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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 | GLA 250 Entry-Level SUVs!

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 | GLA 250 Entry-Level SUV!

Mercedes-Benz just unveiled the 2020 GLA 200 and GLA 250 – their new entry-level premium SUVs!

Check these beauties out, and find out what they offer!

 

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 | GLA 250 : New Entry-Level SUV!

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA is their eight model, and the entry level, to their premium SUV line-up.

It offer the best features of two very successful segments – the compact car, and the SUV; at more affordable price points.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Mercedes-Benz launched the 2020 GLA in a digital premiere. Let’s take a look at what’s new…

Exterior Design

The front section of the 2020 GLA flows over the A-pillar into the visually compact greenhouse. With a length of 4.41 metres, it is the shortest vehicle from the current Mercedes-Benz portfolio which is just perfect for life in the city.

Typical of the GLA are the bodywork shoulders and the coupé-like lines of the side windows. This contoured side profile gives the car its dynamically elegant flair.

Like other Mercedes-Benz SUV models, the radiator grille features distinctive openings along with a single louvre and a central star, with LED High Performance headlamps.

The GLA 200 is equipped in Progressive Line with 18-inch 5-twin-spoke light-alloy wheels, while the GLA 250 is equipped with AMG Line bodystyling with lowered and dynamically tuned suspension.

Interior Design

The instrument panel features optical “cut-outs” in the driver and front passenger area.

The cut-out on the driver’s side is dominated by the free-standing display unit, which is with two 10.25-inch displays. The Mercedes me connect also comes as standard in the GLA.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 Cockpit

The round ventilation outlets, five of them in all, feature a high-quality turbine look with meticulously designed air guidance vanes. The door centre panel flows seamlessly over into the armrest. The grab and assist handle has a tubular profile and runs horizontally like a railing.

Also featured in both models is the intuitively operated MBUX infotainment system (Mercedes-Benz User Experience). MBUX can be individually configured with the aid of a range of options.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 Cockpit

Interior Dimensions

Although shorter than its predecessor on the outside, the 2020 GLA offers a more spacious interior, with more legroom in the rear and a larger luggage compartment.

The seating position for both the driver and the front passenger is higher and more upright than in the predecessor model, and thus more typical of an SUV.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 Front Seats

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 Rear Seats

Utility value was, in general, one of the focuses of development. There is plenty of room for one or two people in the rear since these backrest variants come with a 40:60 split. The rear seat back rest can be can be split 40:20:40, with each section folding down individually.

The height-adjustable load floor offers considerable variability. When the rear seat backrests are folded down and the load floor is in the upper position, an almost flat loading area extending to the front seats can be created.

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 Front Seats

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 Rear Seats

Performance

Mercedes-Benz offers two engine variants – GLA 200 Progressive Line, and GLA 250 AMG Line.

The 2020 GLA 200 Progressive Line is powered by the 1.3-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder engine combined with the 7G-DCT automatic transmission.

It develops 120 kw (163 hp) and a maximum torque of 250 Nm, allowing the vehicle to accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 8.7 seconds.

Powering the 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 4MATIC AMG Line is the 2.0-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with the 8G-DCT automatic transmission.

It rates at 165 kW (224 hp) and produces a maximum torque of 350 Nm, accelerating the car from 0-100 km/h in only 6.9 seconds.

 

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 | GLA 250 : Specifications

Here is a quick comparison of the key specifications of the two GLA variants :

Specifications Mercedes-Benz
GLA 200
Mercedes-Benz
GLA 250
Displacement 1332 cc 1991 cc
Max. Output 120 kW (163 hp)
@ 5500 rpm
165 kW (224 hp)
@ 5500 rpm
Peak Torque 250 Nm @
1620~4000 rpm
350 Nm @
1800~4000 rpm
Combined Fuel
Consumption
5.6 ~ 5.9 l/100 km 6.5 ~ 6.7 l/100 km
CO2 Emissions 129 ~ 135 g/km 148 ~ 153 g/km
0~100 km/h
Acceleration
8.7 seconds 6.9 seconds
Top Speed 210 km/h 240 km/h

 

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA 200 | GLA 250 : Price + Financing

The GLA 200 is priced at RM 244,199.82 on-the-road, without insurance, and RM 252,888 with insurance.

The GLA 250 is priced at RM 285,336.66 on-the-road, without insurance, and RM 295,888 with insurance.

Mercedes-Benz offers an EaseProtect Financing Plan for both models, starting from :

  • RM2,488 per month for the GLA 200 *
  • RM2,888 per month for the GLA 250 *

From now until 31 December 2020, those who opt for the EaseProtect Financing Plan will enjoy a 2-month payment holiday.

* based on a 5-year tenure and downpayment of approximately 20%

 

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The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Delivers The Pinnacle Of Luxury!

On 2 August 2018, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia revealed the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class family of automobiles. Consisting of the S-Class Limousine, the S-Class Cabriolet, the S-Class Coupe and the S-Class Maybach, the 2018 S-Class family offers luxury and exclusivity in every form!

 

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Family

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class family consists of the S-Class Limousine, the S-Class Cabriolet, the S-Class Coupe and the S-Class Maybach. Each 2018 S-Class automobile exudes luxury through contemporary design with intricate craftsmanship.

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S 450 L

The new Mercedes-Benz S 450 L is powered by a 3.0-litre six-cylinder petrol engine, paired with a 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission. It develops an output of 367 hp with 500 Nm of torque for a 0-100km/h time of just 5.4 seconds.

The new Mercedes-Benz S 450 L is offered at launch in locally-assembled format as an AMG Line variant, priced from RM699,888 / ~US$ 174,999.

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S 560 Cabriolet

The new Mercedes-Benz S 560 Cabriolet offers the latest driving, safety and convenience technologies from the S-Class limousine in a cabriolet powered by a new 4.0-litre biturbo V8, delivering 469 hp with 700 Nm of torque, and full-support AIRMATIC air suspension fitted as standard. The new S 560 Cabriolet is priced at RM 1,310,662.21 / ~US$ 327,665.

The 2018 Mercedes-AMG S 63 Coupe

The new Mercedes-AMG S 63 Coupe is powered by the 4.0-litre biturbo V8 engineered by AMG, producing 612 hp and 900 Nm of torque. All that power is transferred the rear wheels via a nine-speed AMG Speedshift MCT gearbox for a century sprint of just 4.2 seconds. This coupe is priced at RM 1,461,605.60 / ~US$ 365,401.

The 2018 Mercedes-Maybach S 560

The new Mercedes-Maybach S 560 is an opulent automobile with unrivalled craftsmanship using the most exclusive materials like Maybach Exclusive black nappa leather upholstery with a choice of copper-, gold- or platinum-coloured topstitching while optional trim inserts appear in beautiful design flowing lines Magnolia wood.

The Mercedes-Maybach S 560 is offered in V8-powered S 560 and V12-powered S 650 formats, priced from RM 1.4 million / ~US$ 350,000 with further individualisation and personalisation available upon request.

 

 

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class At A Glance

SpecificationsMercedes-Benz S 450 LMercedes-Benz S 560 CabrioletMercedes-AMG S 63 CoupeMercedes-Maybach S 560
Displacement2996 cc3982 cc, V83982 cc, V8 biturbo3982 cc, V8 biturbo
Output270 kW (367 hp)
at 5,500 – 6,000 rpm
345 kW (469 hp)
at 5,250 – 5,500 rpm
450 kW (612 hp)
at 5,500 – 6,000 rpm
345 kW (469 hp)
at 5,250 – 5,500 rpm
Peak torque500 Nm
at 1,800 – 4,000 rpm
700 Nm
at 2000 - 4000 rpm
900 Nm
at 2750 - 4500 rpm
700 Nm
at 2000 - 4200 rpm
Fuel consumption
(NEDC combined)
8.4 l/100 km10.3 – 10.0 l/100 km10.1 l/100 km10.1 l/100 km
Acceleration
(0-100 km/h)
5.4 s4.6 s4.2 s4.9 s
Top speed250 km/h250 km/h250 km/h
300km/h (AMG Driver’s Package)
250 km/h
Price (OTR without Insurance)RM 699,888
RM 705,888 with designo paint
RM 1,310,662.21RM 1,461,605.60From RM 1.4 million

 

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