The horsepower of the Mercedes GLA 250 211HP automatic 4x4 is by 17 percent grater in comparison to the Ford Escape III. Because the difference is small this should not affect the car performance in a noticeable way.
The fuel economy is considerably to Mercedes GLA 250 211HP automatic 4x4's advantage. This car uses 39 percent fewer petrol in the mixed cycle in relation to the Ford Escape III. It is also worth to know that average fuel consumption in the mixed cycle for the mini 4x4 class, in which the Mercedes GLA is classified, equals to 7.5 l whereas the Mercedes GLA needs by 12 % less amount of fuel than the average.
Due to 41 percent higher torque, the engine of the Mercedes GLA does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Ford. This, in turn, have positive implications for acceleration.
The Mercedes GLA 250 211HP automatic 4x4 consumes 33 percent less gasoline in the city when compared to the Ford. The difference in the amount of 4.1 l is quite significant in daily use of the car. But, in a long run it will even give you significant savings. Keep in mind that fuel consumption may change depending on how you drive
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rotations per minute at which the maximum torque is delivered distinctly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is the one of the Mercedes GLA. The engine of the Ford Escape III 1.6 EcoBoost 180HP automatic reaches its full efficiency at 2,500 revolutions per minute which is by 1,305 revolutions per minute worst result than the Mercedes GLA.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more desirable car's weight distribution. Mercedes GLA has 7 mm longer wheelbase distance in relation to Ford Escape III 1.6 EcoBoost 180HP automatic. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Mercedes GLA 250 211HP automatic 4x4 should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Mercedes has 394 cc greater engine capacity compared to the Ford Escape III. Because the difference is not big, the Mercedes GLA 250 211HP automatic 4x4 should accelerate a bit better, of course if other paramerters are does not play a role.