Photo of GLA250 courtesy of MBUSA.

Photo of GLA250 courtesy of MBUSA.

The Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class luxury crossover will add several technology upgrades for 2017, including a larger display, improved integration for a Garmin nav unit, and Android Auto smartphone integration.

The GLA enters its fourth model year, and will again be offered as the GLA250 and GLA45. The GLA250 is powered by a turbocharged 2.0L inline-four that makes 208 hp and 258 lb.-ft. of torque.

For 2017, the GLA upgrades to a 8-inch display from a 7-inch display. The media interface includes pre-wiring for Garmin Map Pilot navigation. Other updates include a new instrument cluster, HD voice for compatible mobile devices, and Android Auto.

Originally posted on Automotive Fleet