Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG announced for Australia image

Mercedes-Benz will be launching the GLA45 AMG performance crossover in Australia where the model in question will be priced from 79, 430 AUD, plus on-road costs.

Owning a Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG in Australia will prove to be quite tricky considering the fact that the model in question can be named anything but cheap. According to the company, the model in question will be priced from 79,430 AUD, plus on-road costs, and this will be set, in terms of pricing, between the A45 AMG and the more expensive CLA45 AMG.

Standard features found on the model include the AMG performance seats, the AMG instrument cluster, the leather/suede steering wheel, 10GB of music storage, HDD navigation, internet connectivity, voice-control, 17.8-cm TFT color display, AMG floor mats, Harman Kardon audio system, AMG key, illuminated door sill panels, brushed steel pedals, red contrast stitching and several other tweaks.

Power is being provided by the 2.0 liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine, found on the A45 AMG and on the CLA45 AMG too, rated at 360 HP (265 kW) and 450 Nm (331 lb-ft) of torque, connected to a 7-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT transmission, powering the AMG 4MATIC AWD system. The 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint takes just 4.8 seconds and top speed stands at 250 km/h (155 mph).