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Posted:28 January 2020 | Category: General,New Car

Mercedes GLA 35 4MATIC Joins AMG Family

front view of red AMG

The 35-series has a new member. The seven-strong range is joined now by the new GLA 35 4MATIC.  

How Does the Engine of The New Mercedes GLA 35 4MATIC Stack Up?

The brand-new Mercedes GLA 35 4MATIC AMG has a high-torque 2.0-litre turbo engine, which boats four cylinders in-line with twin-scroll exhausts. This delivers 225 kW (306 hp) which is distributed variably to all four wheels using the 8-speed dual-clutch transmission and all-wheel drive. 

All of this provides amazing performance, with acceleration from 0-100 km/h in just 5.1 seconds. If you enjoy a sporty drive, then the new GLA 35 4MATIC has the engine performance and driving experience to deliver. 

The 8G dual-clutch transmission is designed to provide agility coupled with a dynamic drive. The gear ratios are set up in a way that allows immediate acceleration in all speed ranges, combined with faster and smoother gear changes. 

The Styling of The New Mercedes GLA 35 4MATIC AMG

The GLA 35 4MATIC has a muscular design based on the AMG line, however, it offers distinction through unmistakable statements. 

The famous distinctive grille of the AMG family is, of course, present, as is the trim of the louvres in the outer air inlets.  

With 19-inch 5-twin-spoke alloy wheels in tantalum grey and a high-sheen finish, the quality found in the detail is bound to catch your eye, while the slim real lights offer a sense of breadth to the rear of the vehicle. 

The Interiors of The Mercedes GLA 35 4MATIC AMG

If you are looking for a sporty interior that matches with the best in technology and infotainment, then the GLA 35 4MATIC provides just this. With full digital displays, ARTICO man-made leather seat upholstery and black DINAMICA microfibre with contrasting red topstitching, the details found in the interior will definitely get your attention. 

The MBUX infotainment system is not just visually appealing, it also offers a clear control structure with maximum resolution 3D graphics. 

You can operate your infotainment and vehicle controls via several methods, making life so much easier for the driver. You could use the touchpad, Touch Control buttons that are located on the steering wheel, by a gesture, or even by voice. With well-developed intelligent software, your car will respond to pretty much all the commands relevant to controlling your infotainment system or the vehicle. 

For your instrument panel, you have three options. ‘Classic’, ‘Sport’, and ‘Supersport’ meaning you get the design that you will find the most useful and appealing.


The new GLA 35 aims to round off Mercedes’ attractive portfolio of compact entry-level cars. With a wide portfolio in the segment, there are now seven models which meet the varied needs of all customers. 

To find out what all of the hype around the new Mercedes GLA 35 4MATIC AMG is all about, but a test drive today at your closest at Sinclair Mercedes of South Wales, the official Mercedes-Benz dealers in Bridgend, Cardiff, Newport, Neyland and Swansea.