The GLA will be new to the North American market and the GLB is an entirely new model, but we are surprised Mercedes started with two sedans rather than a replacement for the GLA.
The baby crossover from Daimler is expected to reveal its jacked-up A-Class appearance as the growth of their mid-sized lineup continues.
A couple of new renderings attempt to see into the near future of the GLA by giving the compact hatchback an increased ride height and a slightly rugged body to turn it into a small crossover.
Will The New Mercedes GLA Look Like This?
2019 Travel without reservations. Stylish options can make your GLA even bolder. The Sport Package adds 19-inch AMG multispoke wheels, a sporty brake upgrade and AMG lower body styling. The Night Package takes its sporty cues to the dark side with bold black accents.
The second-generation Mercedes-Benz GLA has not been unveiled yet but that doesn’t stop Mercedes-AMG from testing its own variants: the 35 and 45. Our photographers spotted both in Germany for the first time, thus confirming that these hot versions are indeed coming.
Larger than ever, Mercedes’ compact car lineup now includes an A-Class Sedan and a GLB seven-seat crossover. Over in China, there’s also a long-wheelbase A-Class Sedan offering loads of legroom for rear passengers to serve as a cheaper alternative to the bigger and fancier C-Class.