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2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB Engine and Performance

The new upcoming 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB is one of the most anticipated cars of 2017. It was first made in 1979 and was among the top car models, and hadn’t received major up-gradations up till its 2016 model. Mainly known for its efficiency the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB will retain some of its predecessor’s properties like its boxy shape and will probably be even more compact in nature. It is one of the modification/up-gradation projects of the Benz company. Mercedes-Benz has been making SUV’s, top-notch and the best for the past decade providing good ground clearance to take an off-road adventure and as well as not letting it appear as a hardened military truck.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB front view
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB – Exterior and Interior:

Apart from looking elegant, the Mercedes-Benz GLB due to the use of aluminum and carbon fiber is going to be lighter, hence allowing for more speed, improved performance, and greater durability. Its structural platform is rumored to be similar to that of the Renault-Nissan, but it may be changed to the MFA-2. The slab-sided flanks look sturdy and won’t break easily. Most likely it shall have a power-folding exterior mirror with dimming available for the driver’s side.   Its Metallic-Grey color may be the ideal choice for this upgraded mammoth. By the looks of it, there may be some height problems, and would be a narrow scrape to park the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB in your standard size garage. Of course, the Benz won’t makes such mistakes, but be sure not to hang anything from the roof just in case. The passenger high handles, locking push buttons, and the entire instrument panel will be redesigned with more than just normal plastic.

Other than those it will have the usual features on the interior such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth hotspot, upgraded GPS, amazing heating and much more. Just like its 2016 model the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB will have more than enough added leg space and head room to have a comfortable journey on any terrain.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB interior
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB – Engine and Performance:

For an SUV it is very important to have a strong engine and also to give a good mileage. It may be powered by a 3.0 liter producing up to 240 hp or 2.0 liter 4 cylinder diesel producing up to 206 Hp. For gasoline, it may have 2.0 liter producing up to 272 hp or possibilities of 3.0 liter giving up to 362 hp.

Overall any of these combinations will produce good mileage and give it good enough power boosts to tackle any rough terrain,although being an SUV it will be mid-ranked in terms of speed.

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB rear view
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLB – Price and Release Date:

The price range may vary from $40,000 to 55,000 and more depend on upon the cost of extra features, which would be ideal for the quality delivered. There is no release date yet, but approximately it may come out in mid-2017 as a summer release.

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