Mercedes GLB GLB 35 4Matic Premium Plus 5dr 8G-Tronic Review

Category: Large SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD
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  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD
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  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD dashboard
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD rear seats
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD infotainment
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD front cornering
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD right panning
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD right rear tracking
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD front exterior
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD right side exterior
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD rear exterior
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD front seats
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD third-row seats
  • Mercedes GLB 2020 RHD boot open
RRP £51,185What Car? Target Price£48,484
Review

The Mercedes GLB is similar to the Land Rover Discovery Sport in lots of ways, but gutsier and more efficient if you opt for our favoured 220d model. It will work well for many families, although the firm ride is a concern.

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The AMG 35 comes with everything the AMG Line Premium has, plus adaptive suspension, 20in alloy wheels, adaptive LED headlights, electric front seats with lumbar adjustment, AMG styling, real leather trim and a panoramic sunroof.

With 302bhp this 2.0-litre turbo in the AMG 35 hits 0-62mph in just 5.2sec, aided by its standard-fit launch control system and four-wheel drive.


Key information

Doors5
Seats7
0-62 MPH5.2 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

32.5

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

565

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

198

g/km

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