The Subaru Forester IV has by 54 percent more horsepower in comparison to Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual. The Subaru Forester IV 2.0 XT 240HP automatic 4x4 will be distinctly more dynamically accelerate owing to bigger horsepower. Also leaving behind other vehicles while driving should be a piece of cake for the Subaru Forester IV 2.0 XT 240HP automatic 4x4 equipped with more powerful engine.
The Subaru has 39 % more torque in relation to the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual. The difference at this level is relevant, so that the Subaru will accelerate perceptibly faster.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference amounts to 1.4 s indicates that the Mercedes GLA is slightly beaten here. In the „compact SUV” segment, to which the Mercedes is assigned, the average acceleration amounts to 10.9 s and is by 18 percent slower than acceleration of Mercedes’s car.
The top speed of the Subaru Forester IV is greater as compared to this of the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 6 kilometers per hour is small and is not realy noticable in daily use.
The winner of these two vehicles in the category of fuel tank capacity is Subaru Forester IV which is able to take by 10 l more fuel in comparison to the Mercedes GLA 200 156HP manual.
The Subaru Forester IV 2.0 XT 240HP automatic 4x4 has 25 percent bigger engine capacity in relation to the Mercedes GLA. The difference is relatively considerable. Consequently the Subaru Forester IV should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher top speed. On the other hand larger cubic capacity means worst fuel economy.
Gross trailer weight
The Subaru is 179 millimeters longer in relation to the Mercedes GLA. Long vehicles have more interior space and usually have more storage space. While the Subaru Forester IV seems to be better for families or those who appreciate comfortable rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Mercedes GLA may be more appropriate to singles as it will not cause problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
A Boxer installed in the
Subaru occurs to be significantly
better because it has smaller dimensions and creates less vibrations in
relation to straight
What is more you should keep in mind
its horizontally opposed
design results in that a
vehicle has a lower center of
gravity what affects the better grip. The advantage of engine which cylinders are arranged in a line, like the one
put in the Mercedes GLA, is that because of its simple construction it can be fuel efficient compared to
other types of engines.
Automatic gearbox which is in the Subaru Forester IV despite having a few minuses gives much more better comfort of driving. After a long ride especially in the city you probably would be less exhausted. Also automatic puts less strain on the engine thanks to the factory settings of shifts in specific revs range.