It wasnâ€™t a surprise when the AMG version of just unveiled Mercedes-Benz GLA â€“Class was released. This was after Mercedes revealed GLA 45 AMG concept during L.A. Auto Show in 2013 .
The new 2015 Mercedes Benz GLAA45 AMG made its own official debut at 2014 Detroit Auto Show. With just several days before it makes its official debut, the company decided to release some of the features of this compact SUV.
|Vehicle Type: Compact SUV||Base Price: NA|
|Engine: 2.0 Liter Inline 4 AMG Turbo||Horsepower: 355 HP|
|Torque: 332 lb-ft||Transmission: 7-Speed AMG DCT|
|0-60 mph: 4.8 seconds||Maximum Speed: NA|
The new GLA45 is powered by a 2.0 liter, turbocharged 4 cylinder engine that gives you 355 horsepower with a torque of 332 lb ft.
The engine is mated to an AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT seven -speed sports transmission . The GLA45 AMG comes with 3 driving modes; C for controlled efficiency, S for sport mode and M for manual mode. This SUV can sprint from 0 to 60 mph in only 4.8 seconds and has top speed of about 155 mph.
The 2015 GLA45 is distinguished by some normal elements seen in other AMG models.
New features included is the distinctive AMG lettering located at the side just between louvers of radiator grille and some black flicks that are placed next to the huge cooling air intakes located sides. The rear has been updated with brand new diffuser inserts and one sports exhaust with some dual rectangular tailpipes.
The vehicle features standard bi-xenon head-lights and AMG alloy wheels in 3 designs. This compact SUV can also be upgraded with other packages.
One of these packages include an Aerodynamics package which adds a large front splitter and some additional flicks on rear spoiler and front apron.
On the inside, the same elements found on the previous AMG models are evident. These are sports seats wrapped in leather and also Dinamica microfiber with a beautiful red contrast stitching.