It’s not going to be a big hit as powerful AMG models, but it’s possible that the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class could be the most powerful SUV to date of the German brand, so regards families regardless.
Practicality has been a priority above performance, and the look is more of an old-fashioned SUV – and it gives a Land Rover Discovery Sport its toughest rivalry to date. It’s just 22mm shorter, yet higher than its counterpart, the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class and looks like a modern version of the famous Mercedes G-Class from certain angles.
What’s New in 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class
- AMG GLB35 and AMG GLB250. Premium package is available. GLB250 and the AMG GLB35 includes SiriusXM satellite radio as well as the 115v outlet
- Standard USB-C connection on AMG GLB35
- It is now available in Rose Gold paint and AMG Night Package with badges and black grille on the AMG GLB35.
Performance and Fuel Economy of 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class
All 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class come with the 2.0-litre turbocharged, inline-four engine. Its GLB250 FWD and the 4Matic AWD feature a 221-hp engine and a dual-clutch eight-speed transmission. The turbo-four of the AMG GLB35 is upgraded to 302 horsepower, and it is connected to auto with eight speeds. AMG models come with regular AWD.
Its 2022 GLB250 FWD offered the highest score of the series and the EPA estimation of 24/32 miles per gallon for city and highway. It’s an improvement of a tiny amount on the Lincoln Corsair FWD’s 22/29 mpg, which is for its 2.0-litre turbo-four and just a little behind the 23/32 mpg figure of that of the Volvo XC40 T4 FWD.
Choose AWD It’s; the GLB250 is rated at 22/30 miles per gallon. These numbers drop to 20/27 mpg with the GLB35 model with AWD.
Safety and Driver-Assistance Features of 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class
The GLB-class comes with cruise control, active brake assist, and adaptive braking. It is also available with safety features, such as the adaptive cruise control system, lane-keeping aid and active blind-spot. For more information on the crash test results for the GLB-class, check out the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ( NHTSA) and Insurance Institute for Highway Safety ( IIHS) websites. Important safety features include:
- The standard automated emergency braking system with pedestrian detection
- Lane-departure warning available with lane-keeping assistance
- In-built adaptive cruise control
Features of 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class
The 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class has a lot of options for standard equipment, wide-screen infotainment and a long choices list. It’s an 8 in terms of features. If its four-year/50,000-mile warranty included maintenance for free and repairs, it would be an 8.
What is the cost of a 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class that is fully loaded?
You can add options like the panoramic roof and leather upholstery with heated and cool seats in the front, a third-row seat, wireless charging for smartphones and Burmester’s audio system and a head-up display adjustable dampers, and the lighted Mercedes star logo.
Then the price of the GLB swells to $50,000. Then you’re better off buying the $51,000 GLB 35AMG model, which comes with the more powerful turbo-4 19-inch wheels, four-piston AMG brake callipers and two 10.3-inch screens.
To display information, the stock GLB comes with two 7.0-inch screens. One allows touch inputs to control Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and various other functions, and the other shows gauges and controls to the user.
The interface that connects everything accepts inputs via the console’s pad and the steering wheel controls. It’s a lot to absorb initially. It’s much better when you upgrade to dual 10.3-inch screens that come as standard on the GLB 35. This system also supports voice commands and can comprehend complex natural language commands.
Warranty and Maintenance Coverage of 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class
2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class offers warranty protection that is comparable to its competitors. However, it does not offer the same free scheduled maintenance plan with the X1 and Jaguar E-Pace.
- The limited warranty is for four years or 50,000 miles
- Powertrain warranties last for up to 50,000 miles or four years
- No maintenance service is complimentary.
2022 Mercedes-Benz GLB-Class Specifications
Engine: 4-Cyl Turbo 2.0 Liter
Transmission, 8 Speed Automatic with Manual Mode
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