Best Entry-Level Luxury Cars & SUVs Available in Northbrook, IL

Best Entry-Level Luxury Cars in Northbrook, IL

Are you looking to buy your first Mercedes-Benz car or SUV but aren’t sure which one is the best choice for you? No matter your personal preferences, Autohaus on Edens in Northbrook, IL has the perfect entry-level luxury car or SUV for first-time Mercedes-Benz customers: the 2017 CLA Coupe and the 2017 GLA SUV. Both vehicles offer the perfect introduction into the Mercedes-Benz world with unparalleled performance, modern design elements, and plentiful technology and safety features.



We encourage you to visit our model research page after reading to explore these two models and trim levels in further detail. We also recommend you visit our special offers page for additional ways to save on the Mercedes-Benz car or SUV of your dreams.

Entry-Level Mercedes-Benz Vehicles

Are you ready to step into the world of luxury and class in a new Mercedes-Benz car or SUV?

If you’re more concerned with performance and handling, the 2017 CLA Coupe may be the better choice for you. Its standard 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine is capable of producing 208 HP and 258 lb.-ft. of torque. It’s quick off the line, accelerating from 0 to 60 MPH in just 6.9 seconds, and provides exceptional responsiveness with its 4-wheel independent suspension and electromechanical power steering. The new CLA Coupe was also designed with efficiency in mind, boasting an EPA estimated 30 MPG combined.

When striking style, decadent amenities, and innovative technology meet, you’ll find the 2017 GLA SUV. Not only does the new GLA SUV boast a modern design, it also offers an impressive 41.8 cu. ft. of total cargo space, ideal for any adventure. Not to be outdone, the GLA also offers respectable power with its 2.0L inline-4 engine churning out 208 HP and 258 lb.-ft. of torque.

Luxury Quality

Whether you choose the new CLA Coupe or new GLA SUV, you’re guaranteed to find the sophistication and quality Mercedes-Benz is known for. Every element inside the CLA and GLA are carefully crafted to not only execute performance with precision, they are also designed to last. Between features such as the 4-wheel independent suspension, available perforated front brakes with painted calipers, and the ECO Start/Stop system, your Mercedes-Benz car or SUV is sure to rule the road for years to come.

Luxury Design

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA Exterior Design

The striking design of the all-new 2017 CLA Coupe and 2017 GLA SUV never fall short of breath-taking. Details such as the diamond-block grille and MB-Tex upholstery reinforce the sophisticated feel of the cabin. From the sweeping lines of the CLA to the bold, muscular shape of the GLA, you’re sure to turn heads no matter where the road takes you.

Luxury Comfort

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA Comfort

Both the CLA Coupe and the GLA SUV offer a multitude of features designed to provide you with the ultimate comfort and convenience whenever you’re behind the wheel. From available heated front seats to the rearview camera to the available Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, the ultimate driving experience has never been more attainable.

Learn More About Available Entry-Level Luxury Models

To learn more about the CLA Coupe and GLA SUV available trims, as well as pricing and features, peruse the table below.

Vehicle Starting MSRP Features and Specs

2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 Coupe

2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250

  • 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine; 208 HP; 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 0 to 60 MPH acceleration of 6.9 sec.
  • 24 city / 36 highway MPG
  • ECO Start/Stop system
  • Diamond-block grille
  • 4-wheel independent suspension
  • Rearview camera
  • 5 years of Mercedes-Benz mbrace® Connect Package
  • Optional Apple CarPlay™ or Android Auto™

2017 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 4MATIC® Coupe

  • 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine; 208 HP; 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 0 to 60 MPH acceleration of 6.8 sec.
  • 23 city / 32 highway MPG
  • 4-wheel independent suspension
  • Optional perforated front brakes with painted calipers
  • Diamond-block grille
  • Optional leather upholstery
  • Hands-free Blutetooth® interface
  • Optional harman/kardon® LOGIC7® surround sound system

2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG® CLA 45 Coupe

  • Handcrafted AMG® 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine; 208 HP; 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 0 to 60 MPH acceleration of 4.1 sec.
  • 23 city / 30 highway MPG
  • Shift paddles
  • AMG® Performance 4MATIC® all-wheel drive
  • AMG® sport suspension and exhaust system
  • Gloss black rear spoiler
  • SmartKey with KEYLESS-START
  • MB-Tex/DINAMICA upholstery
  • Optional in-car WiFi hotspot

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 SUV

  • 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine; 208 HP; 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 0 to 60 MPH acceleration of 7.2 sec.
  • 24 city / 33 highway MPG
  • Shift paddles
  • Versatile 4-wheel independent suspension
  • Perforated front brakes with painted calipers
  • 18-in. twin 5-spoke wheels
  • 10-way air bag protection
  • Optional hard-drive navigation with 8-in. display

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 4MATIC® SUV

  • 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine; 208 HP; 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 0 to 60 MPH acceleration of 7.1 sec.
  • 23 city / 31 highway MPG
  • Versatile 4-wheel independent suspension
  • Anthracite trim
  • Active Brake Assist
  • Illuminated entry system
  • Power liftgate
  • Remote Start via Mercedes me app
  • 14-way power driver seat with memory
  • HD Radio™ receiver

2017 Mercedes-Benz AMG® GLA 45 SUV

  • Handcrafted AMG® 2.0L inline-4 turbo engine; 208 HP; 258 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 0 to 60 MPH acceleration of 4.3 sec.
  • 22 city / 28 highway MPG
  • AMG® E-SELECT, sport suspension, and sport exhaust system
  • AMG® double-crosswing grille
  • 19-in. AMG® twin 5-spoke wheels
  • Bi-Xenon headlamps and LED taillamps
  • MB-Tex/DINAMICA upholstery
  • Optional SiriusXM® Radio with 6-mo. All Access trial
  • Optional AMG® Performance front seats

If you have any questions or concerns, reach out to the team at Autohaus on Edens in Northbrook, IL by filling out our contact form, or call (847) 272-7900 to speak to a product specialist directly.



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