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News 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 Will Be Priced From $43,990 In Canada

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 Will Be Priced From $43,990 In Canada

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 is pricey but the amount of improvements over the outgoing GLA make it a bargain.

  • New 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB compact SUV arrives in Q1 of 2020 priced at $43,990.
  • The 250 will include Benz’s 4MATIC AWD system as standard whereas in the US, it is optional.
  • A well-equipped unit will cost $50,000.

We suspect that there’s a long list of current GLA and GLC drivers, as well numerous luxury SUV shoppers who are very much looking forward to the end of their current leases. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB 250 is only a few months away and now that we know the pricing, it almost seems like a bargain.

We say bargain because the current 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250 4MATIC sports a starting price of $43,600! Between you and I, the old compact M-Benz platform that underpinned the GLA and CLA, for example, is nowhere near as refined as the one recently introduced with the all-new A-Class, CLA and now GLB.

We reviewed the small rugged-ish looking SUV and are convinced it will be quite popular. There will be a number of options on tap and will be priced as follows:

  • Premium Package – $3,300 (2x 10.25-inch display screens, “Hey, Mercedes’ keyword activation, Apple CarPlay, Android auto, power-folding side mirrors, etc.)
  • Sport Package – $1,700 (AMG body styling, AMG wheels, sport brakes, sport seats)
  • Night Package – $2,200 (AMG body styling, gloss black exterior accents, AMG wheels)
  • Technology Package – $1,600 (Active Distance Assist DISTRONIC, LED headlamps)
  • Navigation Package – $1,100 (MB navigation, augmented reality for navigation)

With this information in hand, we expect the 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLB 35’s pricing to start at or around the $50,000-$52,000 mark. It is slated to arrive in late Q3 next year.

Mercedes-AMG GLB 35 4MATIC | Photo: Mercedes-Benz

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Matt St-Pierre
Trained as an Automotive Technician, Matt has two decades of automotive journalism under his belt. He’s done TV, radio, print and this thing called the internet. He’s an avid collector of many 4-wheeled things, all of them under 1,500 kg, holds a recently expired racing license and is a father of two. Life is beautiful. Send Matt an emai

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