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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2019 BMW X1 sDrive 28i

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 vs 2019 BMW X1 sDrive 28i

When it comes to exceptional European automakers, both Mercedes-Benz and BMW are two that definitely come to mind. They're both popular brands that offer quality vehicles guaranteed to please, especially in terms of luxury! That said, how can you be sure which brand is right for you? That’s the question we’re looking to answer today by pitting a model from each brand against one another and comparing their features. The models that we’ve chosen to do this are the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA and the 2019 BMW X1.

Specifically, we’ll be comparing the GLA’s 250 trim against the X1’s sDrive28i trim. These are the base trim options for both vehicles, and so it will be a fair comparison. Continue reading to see which of these two vehicles is the best deal for you!

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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 Vs 2019 BMW X1 sDrive 28i
$33,950 Starting MSRP* $34,950
208 Horsepower Horsepower 228 Horsepower
Available on higher trims Satellite Radio Technology N/A
Unlimited year and mile Roadside Assistance 4 years and unlimited miles

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Right out of the gate it is apparent which of these two excellent models is the better deal. While the 2019 BMW X1 sDrive 28i is a great SUV that has many great features, it just doesn’t compare to the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250. The new Mercedes-Benz GLA might have slightly less horsepower, but it leads in terms of price, entertainment technologies, and roadside assistance availability! This means that you get more for less when with the new 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250, as it leads in more categories than the new 2019 BMW X1 sDrive 28i.

However, the listed features aren’t all the new Mercedes-Benz SUV offers. It also features both Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility as well as a ton of other great infotainment and entertainment systems. These technologies allow you to connect your compatible smartphone to your vehicle and access its applications and systems right from your display!

Overall, between the features found on the chart, as well as those listed above, the new 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 is the better deal! To learn more about this great model and what it offers, or to explore what else our inventory holds, contact us at Silver Star Motors today.

*MSRP does not include transportation charge. Excludes options, taxes, title, registration, [and dealer prep]. Options, model availability, and price may vary. [See dealer for details.]


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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA front interior view
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