Mercedes-Benz USA has announced the pricing for the 2015 GLA starting at just $32,225 for the entry-level model and going up to $49,225 for the GLA 45 AMG 4Matic. The base model is a front-wheel drive GLA250, and if you want 4Matic, you will have to dig deep for another $2,000. All prices include a $925 destination tax.

The engine range includes a 2.0 liter turbocharged petrol with 211HP (155 kW) and 350Nm (259 lb-ft) – GLA 250. The same power unit develops whopping 360HP (265 kW) at 6,000RPM and 450Nm (332 lb-ft) of torque at 2,250RPM.  0-100 km/h in 4.8 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (electronically limited). The engine is mated to an AMG SPEED SHIFT DCT 7-speed sports transmission with three driving programs, double-declutching function and Race Start.

The GLA 45 AMG comes with big brake system consisting of 350x32mm discs at the front and 330x22 mm discs for the rear axle. There is also a set of 18" twin-spoke lightweight alloy wheels with 235/40 R18 tires or 19" wheels with 235/35 R19 available as an option.

Standard extras include a 5.8" display with Bluetooth connectivity, Harman Kardon premium sound system as well as heated adjustable front seats. The options list include a 7" touchscreen display, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping warning system and blind spot monitoring.

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Source: Mercedes-Benz