The horsepower of the Mercedes GLA is by 16 hp bigger than the Chevrolet Trax 1.4 140HP manual. As the difference is small this should not affect the vehicles performance extensively.
The Mercedes GLA consumes 2 % less in the combined cycle when compared to the Chevrolet. The difference in the amount of 2 % is not very appreciable. Nevertheless during a longer period of time it would allow you to make a real savings.
The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual has 52 newton meters more torque when compared to the Chevrolet. Even though a great deal of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when choosing a automobile, it presents the best how a vehicle acclerates. When it comes to compared vehicles the difference is quite big hence the Mercedes will provide you with better feeling of driving.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 6 % indicates that the Chevrolet Trax is the worst vehicle of these two . In the „compact SUV segment, being represented by the Chevrolet Trax, the average acceleration amounts to 10.9 s and is by 1.4 s lower than this of Chevrolet vehicle.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Mercedes GLA is greater in comparison to this of the Chevrolet Trax which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 29 kilometers/hour is not big and is imperceptible in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower value of revolutions at which the maximum torque is reached affects an engine’s effectiveness and dynamism. However, to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is good to analyze a torque performance graph.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual is 2 % wider in comparison to the Chevrolet. It is often clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Mercedes has 142 millimeters longer wheelbase in relation to Chevrolet Trax 1.4 140HP manual. Therefore the Mercedes is more safe and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual has by 17 percent bigger engine displacement in comparison to the Chevrolet. This may have a little impact when it comes to accleration, as both values does not vary much.
Maximum load capacity
Gross trailer weight
The Mercedes is 169 millimeters longer when compared to the Chevrolet Trax 1.4 140HP manual. Long cars more of passenger space and usually provide plenty of trunk space. While the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual seems to be better pick for families or persons who value comfortable rides, the Chevrolet may be more appropriate to city drivers because it will not cause problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.