The horsepower is a feature that most of us pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Mazda CX-5 which has by 3 % horsepower more in comparison to the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual, which makes this car slightly quicker. With more horsepower the Mazda CX-5 should as well provide somewhat more flexiblility in specific gears.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle directly affects the amount of space for passengers as well as stability on road. The width of the Mazda CX-5 is larger only by 2 percent compared with the Mercedes and is not really relevant. The average for the „compact SUV” class amounts to 1,797 millimeters and is by 46 millimeters larger than the same feature of the Mazda.
The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual loses with the Mazda CX-5 in the field of fuel tank size. The Mazda is able to carry by 10 % more fuel compared with its competitor.
Mazda CX-5 has 3 mm longer wheelbase in comparison to the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. However, cars having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 has 403 cc larger cubic capacity in relation to the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual. The difference is relatively large. Consequently the Mazda should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher maximum speed. On the other hand bigger engine capacity usually results in worst fuel economy.
Gross trailer weight
The Mazda CX-5 is 3 percent longer when compared to the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual. Long cars more of passenger space and also have bigger trunk. Although the Mazda CX-5 seems to be better for families or persons who love the idea of convenient rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Mercedes may appeal to city drivers as it will not make problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of carrying massive amount of stuff to it. The difference that amounts to 12 % in favor of the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 is little and does not matter much.