Mercedes-Benz India recently launched it’s GLA Class compact crossover, which is not available in a four wheel drive here. The luxury auto manufacturer will launch GLA 45 AMG 4MATIC on on 27th October 2014.
The scenario is changing on Indian roads ever since international automakers have made a bee lineÂ into the country. While it was Ambassadors and Fiats which ruled Indian roads, followed by hatchbacks from Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors, it is Sports Utility Vehicles and Crossover Utility Vehicles that are more in demand as on date.
At the launch of Mercedes Benz CLA 45 AMG , the company stated that regular CLA variants will come into India in next six months. This was at the end of July, putting CLA’s launch date close to year end, or early 2015.
As the year comes to an end, and Indian auto industry embraces Q4, Mercedes-Benzâ€™s flagship model, S-Class remains sold out for 2014.
Mercedes-Benz India reports 16% YOY sales growth at 7529 units sold through Jan – Sep 2014 when compared to 6461 units sold in Jan-Sep 2013. Mercedes-Benz India also reports its highest September sales ever with 1000+ units retailed.
Mercedes Benz India has announced launch of their new GLA Class on September 30, 2014 which will be immediately followed by an AMG variant sometime in October. GLA Class will not be offered in four wheel drive while a 4MATIC system will be available on the AMG variant.
Mercedes-Benz wants enthusiasts to tell them how restless they are. Participation gives one the opportunity to drive home a GLA for three months. For those who think they’re among India’s most restless, they can register to know how.
Mercedes-Benz’s luxury SUV’s will now be available in India in an all new stance, and size with the compact GLA-Class ready for launch on 30th September, 2014. The luxury compact segment in India sees BMW X1 and Audi Q3 as key players, and the new MFA platform based crossover from Mercedes-Benz is much awaited.