2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift Launch Updates: Highlights

This is the first mid-lifecycle update for the GLA in India and it will not only help the product retain its popularity in the segment, but also compete against the new generation BMW X1 and Audi Q3 facelift.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift Launch Updates: Highlights View Photos

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA facelift has finally gone on sale in India today and we have the launch highlights here. First unveiled in January, at the 2017 North American Auto Show, in Detroit, the updates GLA comes with improved styling, sharper features and a host of comfort and smart equipment. The car also comes with some minor dimensional changes to further enhance its SUV DNA. This is the first mid-lifecycle update for the GLA in India and it will not only help the product retain its popularity in the segment but also compete against the new generation BMW X1 and Audi Q3 facelift, both of which were introduced in India last year.

Under the hood, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA facelift will continue to feature the same 2.1-litre diesel engine available in two options - 134 bhp 200d and 168 bhp 220d models. Mercedes also offers a 2-litre petrol engine with the GLA 200 modes making over 180 bhp. Transmission options will include the 7-speed automatic, while AWD was recently introduced on the model and will make it on the facelifted version as well.

The styling and design upgrades make the GLA facelift look more like a baby GLC rather than a butched-up A-Class. The 2017 GLA facelift now comes with new LED headlamps instead of the earlier bi-xenon lamps. The GLA also features sharper LED daytime running lights, adding more character to its face. The LED taillamps also has been slightly restyled. We have already told you the 10 key things about the new Mercedes-Benz GLA and other details have been covered in our exclusive review.

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Here are the prices!

All Prices Pan India:

GLA 200 d Style- 30.65 lakh

GLA 220 sport- 32.20 lakh

GLA 200d sport- 33.65 lakh

GLA 220d -36.75 lakh


Jul 5, 2017
Here are the prices!

All Prices Pan India:

GLA 200 d Style- 30.65 lakh

GLA 220 sport- 32.20 lakh

GLA 200d sport- 33.65 lakh

GLA 220d -36.75 lakh


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That's the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA with the Adventure package


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Colour Options!
The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA comes in five colour options: Jupiter Red, Cirrus White, Mountain Grey, Polar Silver, Canyon Beige.

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The GLA facelift gets LED haadlamps and DRLs as standard across variants, 12 different mood lighting for ambient lights and rain sensing panoramic sunroof.
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The Mercedes-Benz GLA comes in 3 trims - GLA 200 (petrol) GLA 200d (diesel) GLA 220d 4Matic


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Here it is!
The 2017 Mecedes-Benz GLA Facelift unveiled:


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The Stage is Set!
The stage is set for the big arrival of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA facelift.


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Our GLA Adventure!
The Mercedes-Benz GLA we used during the 'NDTV Car And Bike GLA Adventure'


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Designe and Styling!
Compared to the pre-facelift model, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA is not all that different but there a a host of styling cues and features that makes the design look fresh and new. The front and rear bumpers of the car are new, and bolder design add a lot of character to the SUV. In fact, the simulated underguard in bucket-tooth design with silver chrome in the front bumper and the muscular bonnet makes the new GLA look like a baby GLC rather than an A-Class crossover.


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We Have Driven It!
The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA is an impressive machine and saw that during our road test. Read our review here if you haven't already.


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2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift Launch
The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA facelift is the seventh product to be launched by the Stuttgart-based carmaker in India this year, after the likes of the new-gen Mercedes-Benz E-Class, the Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 and the S-Class Concierge Edition among others.