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BMW X1 Vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Vs Mercedes-Benz A-Class comparison

  • BMW X1
BMW X1 Price
Mercedes-Benz GLA Price
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Price
Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 35.9 Lakh
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₹ 32.33 Lakh
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Overview

BMW X1 Vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Vs Mercedes-Benz A-Class Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the X1 Vs GLA Vs A-Class on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

X1 Vs GLA Vs A-Class – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol BMW X1 starts at ₹ 35.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 38.7 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the BMW X1 costs ₹ 39.9 Lakh, whereas the BMW X1 Diesel top-end costs ₹ 42.9 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class starts at ₹ 27.87 Lakh. The base Diesel model of the Mercedes-Benz A-Class costs ₹ 29.26 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol Mercedes-Benz GLA starts at ₹ 34.38 Lakh. The base Diesel version of the Mercedes-Benz GLA costs ₹ 32.33 Lakh, whereas the Mercedes-Benz GLA Diesel top-end costs ₹ 38.64 Lakh.

Key FeaturesBMW X1Mercedes-Benz GLAMercedes-Benz A-Class
Price₹ 35.9 Lakh₹ 32.33 Lakh₹ 27.87 Lakh
Mileage14.82 Kmpl17.90 Kmpl15.50 Kmpl
Power192 bhp134 bhp122 bhp
Engine1998 CC2143 CC1595 CC
Fuel TypePetrolDieselPetrol

X1 Vs GLA Vs A-Class – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW X1 base Petrol engine returns 15 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 20 Kmpl. The Mercedes-Benz A-Class base Petrol returns 16 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 20 Kmpl of fuel efficiency. The Mercedes-Benz GLA Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Kmplwhile its Diesel base returns 18 Kmpl of mileage.

X1 Vs GLA Vs A-Class – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW X1 gets 192 bhp Petrol engine and 190 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Mercedes-Benz A-Class comes in 122 bhp Petrol engine and 136 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the Mercedes-Benz GLA is offered in 181 bhp Petrol engine and 2 Diesel 134, 168 bhp engines.

Engine

Engine Type TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder Engine4-cylinder Diesel Engine4-cylinder In-line Engine. With Direct Petrol Injection, Variable Valve Timing And A Turbocharger
Displacement (CC) 1998 CC2143 CC1595 CC
No Of Cylinder 444
Power 192 bhp@5000-6000 rpm134 bhp@3600-4400 rpm122 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 280 Nm@1350-4600 rpm300 Nm@1600-3000 rpm200 Nm@1250-4000 rpm
Drive Train FWDAWDFWD

Dimensions

Length 4447 mm4417 mm4299 mm
Width 2060 mm1804 mm1780 mm
Height 1612 mm1494 mm1433 mm
Wheelbase 2670 mm2699 mm2699 mm
Ground Clearance 175 mm183 mm160 mm
Boot Space 420 L421 L341 L
Kerb Weight 1470 Kg1585 Kg1395 Kg
Gross Weight 2000 Kg2020 Kg1920 Kg
Front Track 1561 mm1569 mm1553 mm
Rear Track 1562 mm1560 mm1522 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.80 m5.92 m5.50 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/ADual Clutch Dual Clutch

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsMercedes-Benz Light-Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless, RadialTubeless RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 225/50 R18235/50 R18205/55 R16
Rear Tyre Size 225/50 R18235/50 R18205/55 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension Double Joint Strut Sront AxleAIRMATIC Air SuspensionMcPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Double Joint Strut Sront AxleAIRMATIC Air SuspensionFour-link

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/A13.70 Kmpl12.03 Kmpl
Mileage Highway N/A17.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl
Mileage 14.82 Kmpl17.90 Kmpl15.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 51.050.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringElectric Power SteeringElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 7.7 seconds9.9 seconds8.6 seconds
Max Speed 226205202

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagstickticktick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickticktick
Hill Assistcrossticktick
Electronic Stability Programtickticktick
Tractional Controltickticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampstickticktick
Cornering Lightstickcrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipertickticktick
Rain Sensing Wiperstickticktick
Headlight Washersticktickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerAutomatic - Dual ZoneAutomatic Climate ControlAutomatic Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shiftticktickcross
Cruise Controltickticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttontickticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supporttickticktick
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armresttickticktick
UpholsteryLeatherARTICO LeatherARTICO/Messancy Fabric
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrytickticktick
Climate Controltickticktick
Preinstallation for Vehicle Set-Up-cross-

Lights

Light TypeLEDLEDLED
Front Fog Lampstickcrosstick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickcrosstick

Entertainment

Music Systemtickticktick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakerstickticktick
Internal Memorytickticktick
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick

Reviews

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