Mercedes Benz PH’s latest offering, the 2020 GLA, made its official debut online earlier this week. We know that it will be faring against the likes of the BMW X1 in the compact luxury crossover SUV market. Both are of German make, and so our curiosity got the best of us. How do these two cars from two upscale car brands hailing from the same country stack up against each other?
In this car comparison, we try to find out the differences between the latest editions of the Mercedes-Benz GLA and BMW X1.
The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLA is heavily based on the latest Mercedes Benz A Class. The newest GLA did not just added a couple of sizes to its girth, it also added a couple of sizes to its height. A taller ride, plus the addition of wider wheel arches, allow drivers to cross floods