2019 Audi Q3 vs 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250

Are you looking for a luxury compact SUV, but aren't sure which model best suits your requirements? The 2019 Audi Q3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 are excellent options for you to consider. They feature exceptional performance, advanced technology, and much more to offer you for a refined daily drive. Learn more about the similarities and differences between the Q3 and GLA 250 below. You can also contact our Audi dealership near Los Angeles, CA, online or by calling (888) 904-7353.

In this article, we will be taking a look at the 2019 Audi Q3 Premium and 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 specifically.


The 2019 Audi Q3 starts at $34,700 MSRP, while the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 starting at $33,950 MSRP.

Performance Specs & Engine

We're certain you'll like the noticeable energy and vigor from the 2019 Audi Q3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA 250. both vehicles are equipped with turbo 4-cylinder engines, each featuring brand-specific engineering and technology. While the GLA 250 is certainly impressive, we think you'll like the added horsepower with the Audi Q3. View key performance specifications below.

2019 Audi Q3


2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250

2.0L TFSI® turbo 4-cylinder


2.0L turbo I4

228 HP @ 5,000-6,700 RPM


208 HP @ 5,500 RPM

258 lb.-ft. @ 1,700-4,400 RPM


258 lb.-ft. @ 1,250-4,000 RPM

8-speed Tiptronic® automatic


7-speed dual-clutch automatic

quattro® all-wheel drive

Drive System

Front-wheel drive

Interior & Exterior Design

Stunning style and passenger comfort are key elements on the 2019 Audi Q3 and 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250. Both models have 18-in. 5-spoke wheels, dual-zone climate control, and leather seating to meet your everyday driving needs. While the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 has excellent interior and exterior options, you'll find that the Audi Q3's attention to detail has been perfected. Q3 interior and exterior features include:

  • Micrometallic silver inlays
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • 8-way power front seats
  • Illuminated S line® aluminum door sills available
  • S line® exterior appearance available
  • High-gloss aluminum window surrounds
  • Power tailgate
  • Aluminum-optic roof rails
  • Q-design Singleframe® grille
2019 Audi Q3 Interior

Safety & Technology Features

Staying connected and safe during your commute is important to modern drivers, and the 2019 Audi Q3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 have the safety and technology features for you to benefit from. Expect Bluetooth® streaming on both models for a convenient way to access your favorite music and a rear view camera to help assist you while backing out of your driveway or a parking spot. Additional Audi Q3 safety and technology features include:

  • Audi pre sense® basic and front with pedestrian protection
  • Audi drive select
  • High-beam assist
  • 10.25-in. digital instrument cluster
  • MMI® touch response with 8.8-in. center display
  • Apple CarPlay® and Google™ Android Auto™
  • 10-speaker Audi sound system
2019 Audi Q3 Safety & Technology

2019 Audi Q3 for Sale near Los Angeles, CA

Search the Santa Monica Audi new vehicle inventory for available Audi Q3 models and trim packages. We also encourage you to look through current Audi Q3 offers and specials. For more information or to schedule a test drive, contact our Audi dealership near Los Angeles, CA, online or by calling (888) 904-7353.

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