Auto review: First date, boxy Mercedes GLB or sexy Mercedes CLA?

The Mercedes GLB and CLA may sound like they come from the same family. But they are as different as Hansel and Gretel. The GLB crossover and CLA sedan occupy the same entry-level compact segment. Both offer front- or all-wheel-drive. Both feature the same state-of-the-art self-driving system. Yet Mercedes sees SUV and sedan buyers as entirely different people. So it has given the entry-level vehicles two entirely different personalities. Like siblings that take after mom or dad, the GLB gets its DNA from Papa G-wagon — Mercedes’ top-of-the-line SUV patriarch. The comely CLA learned its lesson…

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