The Mercedes-Benz GLA is the Mercedes CLA-based crossover set to compete with the Audi Q3, BMW X3, and all other soft roaders that look vaguely tough but will almost never be taken offroad.

These come via a source and appear to be early embargo images from Mercedes. We're not under any embargo, so we're running them. Details to come, probably when people given this embargoed information freak out after seeing this post and publish it.

It's quite wagon-y, which I enjoy. Give us your thoughts below.