Named the cost of a “charged” Mercedes-AMG GLB 35

Named the cost of a “charged” Mercedes-AMG GLB 35

January 12, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The compact Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 costs from £ 48,665 and uses the same 302-hp four-cylinder engine as the AMG A 35.

The new Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 can be ordered now, its price starts from £ 48,665. It adds another model with the marking “35” to the Mercedes lineup (along with the well-known models AMG A 35 and CLA 35) and acts as a more powerful competitor Cupra Ateca. First deliveries should begin this summer.

As standard, the Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 has a set of matte black 20-inch AMG alloy wheels, a panoramic sunroof, and adaptive LED headlights. Of course, Mercedes also presented the GLB 35 with an aggressive AMG body kit, an updated grille, a pair of brushed aluminum roof rails and a rear door spoiler.

Inside, consumers will get a pair of electrically adjustable and heated sports seats, a sports steering wheel, a high-quality Burmester stereo system, a customizable 64-color setting for external lighting and a wireless charging panel for the smartphone. The ubiquitous Mercedes MBUX infotainment system is also basic and uses a touchscreen mounted on the dashboard, as well as a digital dashboard, each of which has a width of 10.25 inches.

Mercedes also added to the standard assembly of its connected services, giving customers access to the car’s tracker, remote locking / unlocking system – all this can be controlled using the driver’s smartphone. As part of the purchase and contract, Mercedes also includes a free 12-month subscription to TIDAL’s music streaming service.

The SUV is driven by the same 2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder gasoline engine installed in the AMG A 35 hatchback, which develops 302 hp. and 400 Nm of torque. Performance is transmitted to all four wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission, which, according to Mercedes, is sufficient for a 5.2-second acceleration to 100 km / h, and the maximum speed is limited to 250 km / h.

Metal body paint is one of the additions at a price of £ 595 and is available in six color versions. Customers can also choose from a pair of exclusive varnishes – Patagonia Red Metallic costs 795 pounds, and Mountain Gray Magno – 1795 pounds.

As with all modern Mercedes-AMG models, the owner can choose from a number of driving modes using the AMG Dynamic Select switch, which is mounted on the dashboard, affecting the response of the GLB 35 throttle, transmission behavior and suspension settings.