The Mercedes-Benz GLA made its debut last month at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show but the new crossover will make its debut on the market in March 2014. So, if you want your GLA to be more exclusive, Mercedes-Benz developed for you the GLA Edition 1. Available to order from the end of November for approximately one year after market launch, the GLA Edition 1 is based on the Urban line, which means it features simulated underguard and roof rails in chrome.
Moreover, we can see bi-xenon headlamps, 19-inch AMG light-alloy wheels finished in high-gloss black, black radiator grille louvre with chrome inserts, black-painted exterior mirrors, black waistline trim strips as well as dark-tinted glass that starts from the B-pillars.
The GLA Edition 1 will only be available in the paint finishes cirrus white, orient brown metallic, mountain grey metallic and designo magno mountain grey (from autumn 2014). In order to be recognized, it will be featuring “Edition 1” lettering on the front wings.
Inside we find Desert Dust interior, seats upholstered in nut brown leather and Alvorada fabric with moccasin stitching, 3-spoke multifunction sports steering wheel wrapped in leather, sports pedals in brushed stainless steel, aluminum trim with trapezoidal grain, air vents with nozzle ring and cross element in silver chrome, cord floor mats, black roof liner, Light ad Sight package.
The GLA will initially be available with 1.6 and 2.0-liter petrol engines delivering 156 hp (GLA 200) and 211 hp (GLA 250). A 2.2-liter diesel engine will also be available on the GLA 200 CDI (136 hp) and on the GLA 220 CDI (170 hp).