The Mercedes Benz GLB is an upcoming luxury SUV that could come with three powertrain options. Whereas the EQB is an upcoming luxury electric SUV car. On December 2, the company will launch both these SUVs. Customers can book them for Rs 1.5 lakh.
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german luxury car company Mercedes-Benz Not one but two new SUV cars are all set to launch. Company Upcoming Mercedes on 2nd December GLB And EQB The car will launch. luxury car The brand has also started booking both the SUVs with a token amount of Rs 1.5 lakh. Mercedes GLB can be offered with three powertrains in the Indian market. At the same time, Mercedes EQB will be the first 7 seater electric car in the country. This electric SUV can cover a distance of 419 km on a full charge. You can see the features of both the upcoming SUVs here.
Mercedes GLB and EQB, both the upcoming SUV cars are based on the MFA2 platform. The Mercedes EQB SUV can be saved in only one variant in the Indian market. However, in the case of Mercedes-Benz GLB, customers are expected to get multiple options as the upcoming GLB will get multiple powertrain options. The German auto company will sell these two SUVs only after importing them completely.
Mercedes Benz GLB: Powertrain Options
According to reports, Mercedes GLB can be launched in three variants. Mercedes will offer it in the entry-level GLB 200, mid-spec GLB 220d and the top variant GLB 220d 4Matic. The GLB 200 petrol model will get a 1.3-litre turbo petrol engine paired with a 7-speed automatic transmission. At the same time, a 2.0-liter engine will be given in the GLB 220d variant with 8-speed automatic transmission.
Mercedes Benz GLB: Features
The Mercedes GLB 200 will be sold with a single progressive line exterior package. It will get cool features like dual slat grille, faux skid plate, chrome trim on the exterior and 18-inch alloy wheels. On the other hand, the GLB 220d model will come with the AMG line package, which will get sharp looking bumpers, single slat AMG theme grille and 19-inch AMG five-spoke alloy wheels. Both the models will get a centrally mounted touchscreen and a 10.25-inch instrument cluster.
Mercedes Benz EQB: Power and Range
Mercedes EQB is India’s first 7 seater electric car. At the same time, this is Mercedes’ third electric car, which will be launched in the Indian market. Earlier the EQC SUV and EQS sedan car have been launched. Its entry-level EQB 300 variant can knock in India. Mercedes has used 66.5kWh battery in this car. This car runs 419 km (WLTP) on a single charge.