The horsepower of the Mercedes is 21 horsepowers bigger than the Hyundai ix35 SUV. As the difference is small this should not affect the car performance largely.
The Mercedes GLA consumes 13 % less fuel in the combined cycle than the Hyundai. The Mercedes GLA, which is palced in „small off-road 4x4” segment consumes by 1.6 l less amount of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle amounts to 7.5 l.
The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual burns up 0.3 l fewer in the urban cycle when compared to the Hyundai ix35 SUV. The difference at the level of 0.3 l is not very appreciable in daily usage of the automobile, however, in a few years it can generate a substantial cost reduction.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference amounts to 20 % indicates that the Hyundai ix35 is somewhat beaten in this confrontation. In the „compact SUV” segment, to which the Hyundai is assigned, the medium acceleration amounts to 10.9 s and is by 0.2 s faster than acceleration of Hyundai’s vehicle.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Mercedes is greater compared with of the Hyundai ix35 by 37 kilometers/hour, which allows the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual to overcome quicker large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 21 percent is little and will be negligible in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rpm at which the maximum torque is delivered distinctly indicates that the winner is is the one of the Mercedes. The engine of the Hyundai ix35 SUV reaches its full efficiency at 4,850 revolutions per minute which is by 74 % worst result than the Mercedes GLA.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate car's weight distribution. Mercedes has 59 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Hyundai ix35 SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Mercedes GLA has by 3 cc larger engine capacity in relation to the Hyundai ix35. This may have a little impact as far as acceleration is concerned, as both figures does not differ much.
Gross trailer weight
The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual is 8 millimeters longer than the Hyundai. The length of the car is important in terms of driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Mercedes very likely will be offering to it's users more room for legs. At the same time the Mercedes GLA will be better driven ,however, the Hyundai ix35 will be a little easier to park because of shorter length .
Model release date
The difference in release date between compared vehicles is only 3 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a staggering pace what may cause that the Mercedes may have more modern solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.