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Volkswagen Polo Vs Mercedes-Benz GLA Vs Mercedes-Benz A-Class comparison

  • Volkswagen Polo
Volkswagen Polo Price
Mercedes-Benz GLA Price
Mercedes-Benz A-Class Price
Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 5.98 Lakh
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₹ 32.33 Lakh
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₹ 27.87 Lakh
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Overview

Volkswagen Polo 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 Polo Vs GLA Vs A-Class 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.

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

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Volkswagen Polo in New Delhi starts at ₹ 5.98 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 9.67 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. On the other hand, Mercedes-Benz A-Class price in New Delhi of base variant 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.

SummaryVolkswagen PoloMercedes-Benz GLAMercedes-Benz A-Class
Price₹ 5.98 Lakh₹ 32.33 Lakh₹ 27.87 Lakh
ManufacturerVolkswagenMercedes-BenzMercedes-Benz
Body TypeHatchbackSUVHatchback
Mileage17.75 Km/l17.90 Km/l15.50 Km/l
Power75 bhp134 bhp122 bhp
Engine999 CC2143 CC1595 CC
Fuel TypePetrolDieselPetrol

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

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Volkswagen Polo base Petrol engine returns 18 Km/l. The Mercedes-Benz A-Class base Petrol returns 16 Km/l, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 20 Km/l of fuel efficiency. The Mercedes-Benz GLA Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Km/lwhile its Diesel base returns 18 Km/l of mileage.

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

In the powertrain department, the Volkswagen Polo gets 2 Petrol 75, 109 bhp engines, 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 1.0L MPI Engine, 3-Cylinder In-line4-cylinder Diesel Engine4-cylinder In-line Engine. With Direct Petrol Injection, Variable Valve Timing And A Turbocharger
Displacement (CC) 999 CC2143 CC1595 CC
No Of Cylinder 344
Power 75 bhp@6200 rpm134 bhp@3600-4400 rpm122 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 95 Nm@2950-3800 rpm300 Nm@1600-3000 rpm200 Nm@1250-4000 rpm
Drive Train FWDAWDFWD
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Dimensions

Length 3971 mm4417 mm4299 mm
Width 1682 mm1804 mm1780 mm
Height 1469 mm1494 mm1433 mm
Wheelbase 2469 mm2699 mm2699 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm183 mm160 mm
Boot Space 295 L421 L341 L
Kerb Weight 1015 Kg1585 Kg1395 Kg
Gross Weight 1500 Kg2020 Kg1920 Kg
Front Track 1460 mm1569 mm1553 mm
Rear Track 1456 mm1560 mm1522 mm
Minimum Turning Radius 4.97 m5.92 m5.50 m
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 555

Transmission

No. of gears 5AutomaticAutomatic
Clutch Type N/ADual Clutch Dual Clutch

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelAlloy WheelsMercedes-Benz Light-Alloy Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubeless RadialTubeless Radial
Front Tyre Size 175/70 R14235/50 R18205/55 R16
Rear Tyre Size 175/70 R14235/50 R18205/55 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscVentilated Disc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDisc

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Stabiliser BarAIRMATIC Air SuspensionMcPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Semi-independent Trailing ArmAIRMATIC Air SuspensionFour-link

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/A13.70 Km/l12.03 Km/l
Mileage Highway N/A17.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Mileage 17.75 Km/l17.90 Km/l15.50 Km/l
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.050.050.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 10.5 seconds9.9 seconds8.6 seconds
Max Speed N/A205202

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrossticktick
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributioncrossticktick
Brake Assistcrossticktick
Hill Assistcrossticktick
Electronic Stability Programcrossticktick
Tractional Controlcrossticktick
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Lockcrossticktick
Automatic Headlampscrossticktick
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrossticktick
Rain Sensing Wiperscrossticktick
Headlight Washerscrosstickcross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickticktick
Height-adjustable head restraints, front and reartick--
L-shaped rear head restraintstick--
ABS + EBD with Brake Assist--cross
Auto Door Lock While Driving--cross
Cushion Suspension Technology And Anti-Roll Technology--cross
Multi-Information Display--cross
New Dual Winged Front Grille--cross
Waterfall Led Tail Lamps--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionertickAutomatic Climate ControlAutomatic Climate Control
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTilt & TelescopicTilt & TelescopicTilt & Telescopic
Steering Mounted Audiocrossticktick
Paddle Shiftcrosstickcross
Cruise Controlcrossticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrossticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrossticktick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrossticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickticktick
Lumbar Supportcrossticktick
Front Armrestcrossticktick
Rear Armrestcrossticktick
UpholsteryFabricARTICO LeatherARTICO/Messancy Fabric
Front Cup Holderstickticktick
Keyless Entrycrossticktick
Climate Controlcrossticktick
Digital clock and fuel gaugetick--
Dust and pollen filtertick--
Front intermittent wipers - 4-step variable speed settingtick--
Outside rear-view mirrors, manually adjustabletick--
Dual Tone Dashboard--cross
Luxurious New Blue-Grey Interiors--cross

Lights

Light TypeHalogenLEDLED
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampstickticktick
High-Mounted Stop Lamptick--

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptycrossticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorcrossticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationcrosscrosstick
Futuristic Instrument Cluster--cross

Entertainment

Music Systemcrossticktick
CD/DVD Playercrossticktick
Speakerscrossticktick
Internal Memorycrossticktick
Radiocrossticktick
USB Supportcrossticktick
Bluetooth Supportcrossticktick

Reviews

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