4. 2016 Mercedes Benz GLA-Class
You can expect nothing less than exceptional from Mercedes-Benz and the GLA 250 is no different. With superior comfort and style, this SUV has an excellent fuel economy, incredible power and most importantly, unrivaled safety measures. The Mecedes-Benz GLA250 is both luxurious and fuel-efficient. It is the smallest crossover SUV from Mercedes-Benz and it makes a great commmuter car for the busy moms. Families that live in colder climates shall also appreciate the available AWD that allows the Mercedes GLA250 to provide an all-round driving enjoyment.
The bold design of the 2016 GLA 250 includes the iconic grille, 18″ twin 5-spoke wheels, and tinted glass as standard. As optional you can additionally add a more sporty body, 19″ wheels, and a panorama sunroof. Available in 11 different colors the 2016 model is certainly up to scratch in the looks department.
You would expect nothing less when it comes to Mercedes-Benz but the comfort and style in the interior exceptional. The 3-spoke multi-functional steering wheel, anthracite trim, dual-zone climate control, a 14-way power driver seat with memory and 4-way lumbar support, and versatile cargo space all come as standard. Extra features include leather seating, and wood or aluminium trims.
As standard, 7″ color display, hands free Bluetooth interface, USB audio port, and a media interface. As optional, there are features such as an 80GB hard drive navigation system, advanced voice control, and SiriusXM and Weather reports.
Engine/ Fuel Efficiency
The 7-speed DCT dual-clutch automatic transmission, 2.0 liter turbo-4 engine reaches a horsepower of 208 and has an acceleration of 0-60 in 7.2 seconds. For an SUV, these are incredible acceleration capabilities. The fuel efficiency ratings are 25 mpg city and 35 mpg highway.
Safety features include collision prevention assist plus, attention assist, 8 airbags, seat belt technology, occupant classification system (a determiner of weight/ size of occupants for appropriate airbag reaction), locator lighting, remote panic feature, and smart key which allows you to lock or unlock your car from a remote location.