2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale/2024 Mercedes-Benz GLA Comparison

2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale Compared to the 2024 Mercedes-Benz GLA

2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale Compared to the 2024 Mercedes-Benz GLA

Bringing innovative hybrid technology to the forefront of the luxury SUV market, the 2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale promises to take classic Italian heritage and elevate it for the future. Drivers of the Tonale will appreciate the sportiness of the family cruiser as they roam around the Denver Metro region in style with an efficient family cruiser as well. Compared to other vehicles in the same field such as the 2024 Mercedes-Benz GLA, there are plenty of reasons to consider the Alfa Romeo over other luxury models.  


  • The Tonale Outperforms the GLA with Standard Powertrains 
  • Standard AWD Handling in the Tonale Compared to Standard FWD in the Mercedes 

When it comes to performance, the 2024 Tonale has many advantages over its Mercedes competitor. For example, the standard PHEV powertrain that consists of a turbocharged 1.3L four-cylinder engine and a rear-mounted electric motor that delivers a combined 285 horsepower of scintillating performance all over the Front Range. Comparatively, the GLA comes with a hybrid-assisted turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine that only generates 221 horsepower. Additionally, every 2024 Tonale is equipped with a standard AWD platform for reliable handling in Colorado all year long. The standard drivetrain in the 2024 Mercedes is an FWD platform, with AWD being available.  

Interior Features 

  • Upscale Interior Quality in Both Vehicles 
  • Both Also Feature Modern Infotainment Amenities to Elevate Any Ride  
  • The 2024 Tonale is Equipped with a Standard Wireless Charging Pad  

Both the 2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale and the 2024 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class are fitting of their luxury SUV monikers. They come with spacious interiors and are well-equipped with high-end materials for an exciting cruising experience all over Colorado. The screens to access various infotainment features such as Bluetooth®, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto in both the Tonale and the GLA-Class are also similar with 10.25-inch touchscreen displays. However, the Tonale comes with a standard wireless smartphone charging pad for compatible devices to stay topped off in a hassle-free manner. The Mercedes does not come with this welcome feature in its cabin.  

Safety Features 

  • The Advantage of Standard AWD in the Tonale 
  • Both Vehicles Come Equipped with Plenty of Modern Driver-Assistance Features 

For confident driving across Colorado in any season, the 2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale has a distinctive advantage over the Mercedes thanks to its standard AWD platform. When compared to the FWD platform in the GLA-Class, drivers of any Tonale will experience more reliable handling on virtually any driving surface such as snow or rain. Both family cruisers are equipped with a handful of standard driver-assistance features to keep everyone in the vehicles safe during everyday city driving. These include systems such as respective iterations of Forward Collision Warning and Automatic Emergency Braking for greater protection in front of the vehicles. They both also come with standard Blind Spot Monitoring technology to help make sure that merges between lanes are done so safely.  

Discover the 2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale at Mike Ward Alfa Romeo of South Denver 

The 2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale takes the classic Italian sports vehicle brand to new territory with its PHEV powertrain. For more information about the hybrid luxury SUV and how it compares to competition like the 2024 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class, visit Mike Ward Alfa Romeo of South Denver today. The sales team at our Highlands Ranch dealership is ready to help you discover why owning a new Tonale is the superior choice for everyday Denver Metro driving needs.  

  2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale  2024 Mercedes-Benz GLA 
Base MSRP  $44,590  est. $40,000 
Horsepower  285 HP  221 HP 
City Estimated MPG:  TBA  TBA 
Highway Estimated MPG:                         TBA  TBA 


(Photo Credit: Alfa Romeo / Mercedes-Benz)