The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 is a solid crossover entry point into the luxury German brand.
The Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class is the smallest crossover in the automaker’s lineup and has been since it was introduced in 2015. The design of the GLA has aged well, even as competitors have outperformed it and offered better standard equipment. For the freshest take on the smallest Benz crossover SUV, check out the redesigned 2021.
Without an AMG model for 2020, the GLA is stripped to its basics and feels pretty basic. Still, the entry-level crossover for the German luxury marque earns a 5.8 out of 10, thanks to decent fuel economy, sporty handling, and a pretty good value starting just over $35,000. (Read more about how we rate cars.)
The GLA250 uses a…