Mark Jones
Road Test Editor
5 minute read
9 Dec 2019
8:36 am

“Mini G-Class” Mercedes-Benz GLB crisp and charismatic

Mark Jones

GLB is the first SUV in this compact segment that gives you the option of a third seat row (seven-seater) as an optional extra

I told you this was a compact SUV kinda year. I’ve just come back from a launch and next week I am going to bring you another compact SUV story from another launch. People just can’t seem to get enough of them. From practical to stupid fast, every manufacturer is now playing in this segment somewhere in the world. This week, is a practical premium compact SUV update and it comes in the form of the all-new Mercedes-Benz GLB I got to sample in the south of Spain. Why another compact SUV and why would Mercedes-Benz add another model to...