The horsepower of the Mazda CX-5 is by 9 horsepowers grater in relation to the Mercedes GLA. While the difference is not big it should not affect the vehicles performance considerably.
The Mazda CX-5 consumes 0.1 l fewer in the combined cycle when compared to the Mercedes GLA. The difference at the level of 0.1 l is not significant. Nevertheless during a longer period of time it can generate a substantial cost reduction.
The fuel consumption of the Mazda is 8 percent better than the Mercedes GLA. Despite the fact that the difference is insensible, in the long term it may cause that the vehicle would be noticably less expensive to exploate.
Width of a vehicle influences on room in the cabin and also stability during driving. The width of the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 165HP manual is larger by 39 millimeters than the Mercedes GLA and is not really important. The medium for the „compact SUV” class is approximately 1,797 mm and is by 46 millimeters larger than the same feature of the Mazda.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Mazda CX-5 which can hold 10 percent more fuel compared with the Mercedes GLA. The average fuel container size in the small off-road 4x4 segment, from which the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 165HP manual comes from, amounts to 61 l, whereas in compact SUV segment (represented by the Mercedes) it equals 61 l.
Mazda CX-5 has 3 millimeters longer wheelbase in relation to the Mercedes GLA. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, cars having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The engine capacity of the Mazda CX-5 is by 403 cc bigger when compared to the Mercedes GLA. As a result the Mercedes will be more fuel efficient, but, the engine of the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 165HP manual will be of better performance, working more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
Gross trailer weight
The Mazda is 3 percent longer than the Mercedes. Long cars more of passenger space and also provide bigger trunk. Although the Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 165HP manual seems to be better option for families or persons who love the idea of comfortable rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Mercedes GLA may be more appropriate to city drivers as it will not cause problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
If you are a tall man or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of large dimensions, the Mazda CX-5, which is by 12 percent higher than the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual, would be appropriate choice for you. However, compared cars do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much noticeable.