Which Mercedes-Benz Should You Choose? 2018 CLA Coupe vs. 2018 GLA SUV

June 15th, 2018 by

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Looking to get behind the wheel of a luxury car or SUV but can’t seem to find it in your budget? Mercedes-Benz of Temecula is here to help! Take a look at two of the most affordable Mercedes-Benz models available: the 2018 CLA Coupe and 2018 GLA SUV. While both these models have unique characteristics that make them excellent choices, here are our favorite features in each to make choosing the perfect vehicle a little easier.

2018 CLA Coupe

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When you think of a coupe, chances are you think of an upbeat ride that’s a breeze to maneuver—and that’s just what you’ll get with the CLA. This 4-door coupe has an abundance of driver-friendly features that make going just about anywhere in the Inland Empire that much more enjoyable, such as:

  • Sport cabin styling
  • 8-inch color display and central controller
  • Bluetooth® audio streaming
  • Available COMAND® navigation
  • Available In-car WiFi hotspot
  • Optional KEYLESS GO®

Under the hoods of the CLA models is a 2.0L inline-4 turbocharged engine that make 208 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque, but whether that’s enough power for you or not, you do have the option to speed things with a handcrafted engine found in the Mercedes-AMG® CLA 45 Coupe, tuned to produce 375 hp and 350 lb ft of torque!

2018 GLA SUV

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It’s no secret that small luxury crossovers and SUVs are some of the most popular cars on the market and for good reason. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA may be the baby of the Mercedes-Benz SUV family, but it’s sure packed with a lot of excellent options.  Our favorite features include:

  • 8-inch color display
  • Versatile Cargo Space
  • Hands-free Bluetooth® interface
  • Available Apple CarPlay

The GLA 250 is the perfect choice if you’re looking for athletic handling, excellent fuel economy (24 mpg city/ 33 mpg hwy) and sporty styling. With 208 turbocharged horsepower, the GLA 250 quenches your thirst for performance with minimal appetite for fuel. Thirsty for more power? The Mercedes-AMG® GLA 45 will rally your spirits and make your heart race with 375 hp!

Schedule a Test Drive

Get behind the wheel of your dream vehicle today by scheduling a test drive with us. Plus, you won’t want to miss out on incredible offers on new luxury models during the Mercedes-Benz Summer Event happening now at Mercedes-Benz of Temecula! Lease a new 2018 CLA or GLA for an exceptional price. Click below to view our offers.


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