Mercedes Benz is betting big on the upcoming Mercedes Benz GLA Class. To be pitted against the BMW X1 entry level luxury crossover, the GLA Class will come with a price tag of about INR 22 lakhs.
Underpinning the GLA is the much hyped MFA front-wheel-drive transverse-engine vehicle platform by Mercedes. The upcoming SUV borrows exterior design cues from the current gen A Class. On the inside, the GLA will offer a good amount of space and will be feature laden.
The Mercedes Benz GLA Class will be longer & wider than both the A and B Class. The GLA will share the engine options with the above mentioned MB cars. The car was recently caught testing. From the looks of it, the GLA is in the initial phase of testing and would debut only by late 2014/early 2015.