For those looking for even more performance can opt for the Mercedes-AMG GLB Class that bumps the horsepower up to 302 and comes standard with all-wheel drive and the eight-speed transmission. The AMG model comes with its signature AMG styling, as well as flat-bottom steering wheel, micro-fiber with leather steering upholstery and additional driver-assistance technology.
The GLB comes with an impressive list of standard features including 18-inch aluminum wheels, LED headlights, daytime running and fog lights, heated power mirrors with turn signal indicators, power front seats with memory settings, dual-zone climate control, an HD radio with 8-speakers, navigation, 7-inch touchscreen and Apple CarPlay\Android Auto wireless phone connectivity.
Safety features are abundant with 7 airbags, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes with brake assist, hill hold control, a tire specific low tire pressure warning system, Active Brake Assist with Emergency Braking, pedestrian detection, Mbrace Connect restricted driving mode, rain sensing wipers and a driver attention alert, all as standard equipment.
Additional customization can be done by adding optional equipment including several wheel options which allow the buyer to upgrade to 19- or 20-inch wheels, heated and ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, Panorama Roof, Blind Spot Warning, a head-up display, SiriusXM radio, Burmester Surround Sound System, 64-color ambient lighting and wireless charging.
Several packages are also available including a Driver Assistance Package with Route-Based Speed Adaptation, Distronic Plus with Steering Assist and Pre-Safe Plus with Pre-Safe Sound, a Parking Assistance package that adds PARKTRONIC w\Advance Parking Assist and a Surround View Camera System and a Multimedia Package with navigation, traffic sign assist and Mercedes Me Essentials Package.