The new Mercedes-Benz GLB crossover may be shown in November at a motor show in Los Angeles
Road tests of the new crossover Mercedes-Benz GLB filmed on video. The video was posted on the walkoARTvideos YouTube channel. According to the publication Motor1, the public premiere of the car will be held in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show. In the model range of the German company car will take place between GLA and GLC. The main competitors of the crossover will be Audi Q3 and BMW X1.
In the video, the novelty is hidden under camouflage. However, we can already say that the design of the car will resemble the concept of the G-Code concept, which was presented in 2014 at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The lights of the car resembles the optics of the B-Class, which debuted at the motor show in Paris.
It is expected that in the cabin of the crossover will install a digital dashboard and multimedia complex MBUX. Also, the driver will be available semi-autonomous vehicle control system, which borrowed from the S-Class.
The car will use the front-drive platform MFA – the same as the basis for the Mercedes A-Class and GLA. The car will receive air suspension and adaptive shock absorbers. The crossover will be equipped with four-cylinder petrol and diesel units. Later, the car will receive an AMG version. Power units range from 160 to 300 horsepower. It is also possible the emergence of a hybrid version, which will include a gasoline engine and an electric motor.