The Mercedes GLA has 36 percent more horsepower compared to Nissan. The Mercedes GLA will be distinctly more dynamically speed up thanks to grater amout of horses under its hoot. Also overtaking other vehicles should be much more easier for the Mercedes GLA equipped with stronger motor.
The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual has 62 newton meters more torque in relation to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. The difference at this level is quite big, what means
that the Mercedes GLA will accelerate significantly faster.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference in the amount of 2.4 s indicates that the Nissan is the worst car of these two compared. In the „mini 4x4 class, being represented by the Nissan Qashqai II, the average acceleration amounts to 10.9 s and is by 4 % higher than this of Nissan vehicle.
The maximum speed of the Mercedes GLA is greater than of the Nissan by 17, which allows the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual to cover quicker large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 17 percent is little and will be negligible in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range as well as a lower number of revolutions at which the highest torque is reached determines an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, in order to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is always good to see a torque graph.
distance between left and right side of a car affects interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The width of the Mercedes is larger only by 4 mm in relation to the Nissan and is not really important. The medium for the „mini 4x4” class is 1,797 millimeters and is by 7 millimeters larger than the same feature of the Mercedes.
The Mercedes has 2 % longer wheelbase when compared to Nissan. Consequently the Mercedes GLA is safer and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable driving.
The engine cubic capacity of the Mercedes GLA is by 397 cc greater when compared to the Nissan Qashqai II. In a consequence the Nissan Qashqai II will be more fuel efficient, but, the engine of the Mercedes GLA will be of better quality, working more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
Gross trailer weight
The Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual is 1 % longer in comparison to the Nissan Qashqai II. Long vehicles are more spacious and in most cases provide bigger trunk. Although the Mercedes occurs to be better option for families or those who value comfortable driving, the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual may be more appropriate to the young as it will not make troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.