Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class for Sale in Kenya - Reviews, Specs, Features, and How to Import

Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Price in Kenya
Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Exterior View

You have come to the right place if you are looking for the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class price in Kenya. 

The model can cost up to Ksh. 6M from different showrooms in Kenya, but what does it offer? 

It has a restyled spacious interior with synthetic leather upholstery and heated, well-ventilated front seats. 

The vehicle also has power-adjustable front seats that provide good comfort for the drivers.

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Key Benefits of Importing Your Mercedes-Benz GLA Class with

+ Up to 20% cheaper than buying from a yard.

+ Get a clear car with undoctored mileage.

+ Escape hassles of dealing with car brokers.

+ Get the absolute latest number plates.

+ Import any car you want, including the latest models

+ Genuine, low mileage car (as low as 5,000 kms).

+ Choose from a huge variety of cars for sale in Japan.

+ Easy to get a car that matches all your requirements.

+ Guarantee that the car is accident free

+ Pay in instalments clearing when the car arrives in Kenya.

+ We handle the importation process for you

+ We handle all KRA clearance for you.

+ Get a free, 3 month insurance cover.

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– Importing Your Car is Over 20% Cheaper Compared
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Demerits of Importing
– You have to wait for your new car to be shipped
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There are also reclining rear seats to offer comfortable space for the three adults in the rear seats. 

It comes with several engines, including 4-cyl petrol or diesel option using 8-speed automatic transmission. 

GLA 200 is an exception since it uses a 7-speed auto box and has two drive-type options that include FF or FWD(4Matic).

BMW X1 and Audi Q3 are GLA’s main competitors though GLA has more passenger space than BMW X1 and better gas mileage than Q3. 

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Mercedes-Benz 250 Nice Exterior Design

The high-tech MBUX infotainment system features include a 10.25-inch screen, satellite radio, WIFI hotspot and 12-speaker Burmester audio system. 

There is a dual-zone climate control that allows you to enjoy cool temperatures despite the extreme weather outside. Panoramic glass proof is another outstanding feature.

There is more to Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class for sale in Kenya as you can find from this review. 

Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Price in Kenya
Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Rear View

Key Benefits of Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class 

  • Great engine performance
  • Good gas mileage
  • Comfortable and spacious seating
  • Improved onboard tech
  • User-friendly infotainment system
  • Smooth and enjoyable ride
  • Affordable price
Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Price in Kenya
Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Ample cargo space

Demerits of the GLA-Class 

  • Below-average cargo space
  • Fussy display touchpad

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class  Price in Kenya – Nairobi, Mombasa, and Kisumu 

We have compiled the average price for Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class for sale in Mombasa, Kisumu and other towns below.  

  • 2015 Model: Ksh.3.67M
  • 2016 Model: Ksh.3.96M
  • 2017 Model: Ksh.4.21M
  • 2018 Model: Ksh.4.53M
  • 2019 Model: Ksh.4.95M
  • 2020 Model: Ksh.5.34M
  • 2021 Model: Ksh.5.83M

Have you ever wondered why the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class price in Nairobi and other towns is higher than when importing the car? Here is the reason. 

Note that the buyers require some profit and also want to pay the bills. So, on top of the cost of importation, they add yard maintenance cost and markup. 

Once you search for Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class for sale in Nairobi, you will realize that the actual cost may differ due to trim, year, mileage and optional features.  

Instead of all these hassles of visiting different dealers or even checking online prices for used Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class in JiJi Kenya, look for a reliable importing dealer. is the best, helping you import your car and save up to 20% of the local dealer’s price. 

We are located at Greec Tower 2018, 3rd Floor, Door No. FF/D7 & FF/D8, Ruiru Town. 

You can call  +254-728-308-043 to discuss the car that you desire or even email us through

You can also import Audi Q7, Ford Escape, Honda Freed, Toyota Hilux and Honda Jade with our team.

Mercedes-GLA-Class First Generation (X156; 2013 to 2019)

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Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Detailed infotainment system

The production of the first 5-door GLA class started in 2013 has continued to date. First-generation began in 2013-2019 while the second 2020-present.

Its aerodynamic design and strut-type front suspension, plus multi-link rear, make the model fuel-efficient and comfortable.

The company produced three trims of GLA class, with the first one having a 2.0-L with a peak power of 208hp. 

GLA 45 AMG comes with a 2.0 L four-cylinder twin-scroll that produces 355hp  and uses an AMG Speedshift DCT 7-speed transmission. 

The GLA 45 AMG concept model debuted in 2016 with a petrol 4-cylinder 2.0L twin-scroll turbocharged engine with (375hp) and AMG Speedshift DCT 7-speed transmission.

X156 GLA-Class Review

The first 5-door GLA model produced by the Mercedez auto giants could drive through the rough terrains.

Customers have various drive types to choose from, including either an all-wheel-drive commonly known in Mercedez as 4Matic or a FF.

The 2017 model has 18-inch alloy wheels, a bi-xenon headlamp and LED lights. 

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Mercedes-Benz GLA Class 18inch Alloy wheels

It offered perfect handling to the users courtesy of its available powerful engine options and had sporty handling. 

By 2018, a better-refreshed interior with well-fitting new seat covers plus a new chromed control panel was available. 

GLA 45 AMG Review 

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Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Exterior view

Other than the engine options discussed above, GLA 45 is famous for its practicality, comfort and pleasant handling. 

The 2018 model has a better interior with well-fitting new seat covers plus a new chromed control panel. 

This car comes with a 2.0-L turbocharged petrol engine that gives you a 7L/100km fuel economy. 

GLA 45 AMG has a beautiful sporty design plus 19-inch alloys and a two-blade grille, making it outstanding.

Mercedes-GLA-Class Second Generation (H247; 2020 to Present)

The H247 model features a 5-seat SUV with a range of engine options producing between 116hp-421 hp.

Available 1.3L petrol engine that generates 163hp can propel the car from rest to 100km/h in only 8.7 seconds.

Its turbocharged-I4 front-engine is driven by a 7-speed automatic transmission that gives 250 Nm for an exciting drive.

You enjoy a long list of safety and driver-assist features that make your drive enjoyable and fulfilling.

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Mercedes-Benz GLA Class Detailed infotainment system

GLA-Class G247 Specs

  • Number of Seats: 5
  • Drive Type: FWD/AWD
  • Maximum Power:221 hp @ 5500 rpm
  • Engine Capacity: 2.0-L
  • Acceleration: 0-100km/h in 4.3 sec
  • Fuel Consumption: 8.4L /100km
  • Tank Capacity: 50L
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A Refreshed 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class

Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Common Asked Questions 

Many buyers opt to import with us after getting frustrated by the Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class  Price in Mombasa and other towns. 

Here are the five most frequent questions that we get from buyers

1. What Does GLA Mean?

The first two letters GL stands for Geländewagen, which means German for an off-road vehicle.

A is the position in which this car is classified in the Mercedes range, which is A-CLASS. 

2. Should I Buy GLA?

If you desire to ride a powerful luxury subcompact SUV with good fuel efficiency, GLA would be a perfect option.

3. Is it Advisable to Buy a 10 Years Old Mercedes?

Well, that depends on the condition of the car. After all a well-maintained ten years, Mercedes can serve you for the next ten years without any significant repair. 

Unfortunately, the Used Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class for sale in Kenya by owners get exposed to rough conditions, and owners may not disclose all facts.

4. Should I Buy a Mercedes GLA  Or Toyota Lexus? 

That depends on the qualities you prioritize the most. Regarding reliability, go for Lexus, but if you want a car with a good reputation and prominent brand, then GLA wins.

5. Should I Buy a Mercedes or a BMW? 

Note that BMW is the cheaper option although it comes with higher insurance costs and hard-to-find expensive repair parts. Its resale value is also low compared to Mercedes.