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Mercedes-Benz GLA Vs BMW i8 comparison

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Mercedes-Benz GLA Price
BMW i8 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 32.33 Lakh
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₹ 2.62 Crore
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Mercedes-Benz GLA Vs BMW i8 Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the GLA Vs i8 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

GLA Vs i8 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Mercedes-Benz GLA in New Delhi 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. On the other hand, BMW i8 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.62 Crore.

SummaryMercedes-Benz GLABMW i8
Price₹ 32.33 Lakh₹ 2.62 Crore
ManufacturerMercedes-BenzBMW
Body TypeSUVCoupe
Mileage17.90 Km/l47.50 Km/l
Power134 bhp228 bhp
Engine2143 CC1499 CC
Fuel TypeDieselPetrol

GLA Vs i8 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Mercedes-Benz GLA base Petrol engine returns 14 Km/l, whereas the base diesel returns 18 Km/l. The BMW i8 base Petrol returns 48 Km/l.

GLA Vs i8 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Mercedes-Benz GLA gets 181 bhp Petrol engine and 2 Diesel 134, 168 bhp engines, whereas the BMW i8 comes in 228 bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine Type 4-cylinder Diesel EngineTwinPower Turbo Inline 3-cylinder Engine
Displacement (CC) 2143 CC1499 CC
No Of Cylinder 43
Power 134 bhp@3600-4400 rpm228 bhp@5800 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1600-3000 rpm250 Nm@3700 rpm
Drive Train AWDAWD
Battery Type N/ALithium-ion high-performance battery

Dimensions

Length 4417 mm4689 mm
Width 1804 mm1942 mm
Height 1494 mm1291 mm
Wheelbase 2699 mm2800 mm
Ground Clearance 183 mm117 mm
Boot Space 421 L154 L
Kerb Weight 1585 Kg1560 Kg
Gross Weight 2020 Kg1930 Kg
Front Track 1569 mm1644 mm
Rear Track 1560 mm1721 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 5.92 m6.15 m
No. Of Doors 52
Seating Capacity 54

Transmission

No. of gears AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type Dual Clutch Automatic

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Tyre Type Tubeless RadialTubeless, Radial
Front Tyre Size 235/50 R18215/45 R20
Rear Tyre Size 235/50 R18245/40 R20

Braking System

Front Brake Type Ventilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscVentilated Disc

Suspension

Front Suspension AIRMATIC Air SuspensionDynamic Damper Control
Rear Suspension AIRMATIC Air SuspensionDynamic Damper Control

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City 13.70 Km/lN/A
Mileage Highway 17.00 Km/l37.00 Km/l
Mileage 17.90 Km/l47.45 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 50.042.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 9.9 seconds4.4 seconds
Max Speed 205120 km/h

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagsticktick
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assistticktick
Hill Assistticktick
Electronic Stability Programticktick
Tractional Controlticktick
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampsticktick
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMticktick
Rear Wipertickcross
Rain Sensing Wipersticktick
Headlight Washerstickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjusterticktick

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerAutomatic Climate Control2-Zone Climate Control
Heaterticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audioticktick
Paddle Shifttickcross
Cruise Controlticktick
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameraticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorticktick
Push Start Stop Buttonticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatticktick
Lumbar Supportticktick
Front Armrestticktick
Rear Armresttickcross
UpholsteryARTICO LeatherFull Leather 'Spheric'
Front Cup Holdersticktick
Keyless Entryticktick
Climate Controlticktick

Lights

Light TypeLEDLED
Front Fog Lampscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampsticktick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningticktick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationcrosstick

Entertainment

Music Systemticktick
CD/DVD Playerticktick
Speakersticktick
Internal Memoryticktick
Radioticktick
USB Supportticktick
Bluetooth Supportticktick

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