Located on the step below the famous “Gelendvagen” SUV 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz has undergone renovation and renaming. New GLS joined GLC and GLE , the price for this and that side of the Atlantic have already been announced, and the first commodity cars will appear in March . The model is positioned as the S-Class among off-road vehicles, so it should be no surprise rich equipment and the availability of a variety of innovative systems that create unmatched comfort and a high level of security.
2018-2019 Mercedes GLS is significantly different from its predecessor under the name GL due to exterior design in the new corporate style of the German automobile giant. The radiator grille with a huge 3-beam star, glazing line and inlets some modifications decorated with chrome. GLS550 decided to isolate other bumpers, running boards and 21-inch alloy wheels AMG. The color scheme sets the tone red hue Cardinal.
The SUV has an outstanding line of powertrains, potential buyers have plenty to choose from. 2018-2019 Mercedes GLS GLS350d 4MATIC has a time-proven V6 diesel volume of 3 liters with return 255 horsepower and 617 Nm. Under the hood is GLS450 4MATIC petrol engine, also 3-liter and six V-shaped arrangement of cylinders, which develops power of 362 l / s and 500 Nm of torque.
GLS550 4MATIC is driven by “eight” volume of 4.7 liters, generating 450 horsepower with a thrust of 700 Nm. The above-mentioned power units makes the new 9-speed automatic transmission 9G-TRONIC. At the top of the podium – 2018-2019 Mercedes-AMG GLS63 with 5.5-liter V8 engine, whose power increased to 585 hp, while torque is 760 Nm at 1750 r / min. It is paired with the engine running sport shift AMG Speedshift 7G-Tronic.
It is unlikely that all of the cars 2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS will be used in off-road conditions, but the manufacturer has decided to provide a variety of scenarios and proposed Off-Road Engineering package. AIRMATIC air suspension allows for the need to increase the ground clearance of up to 306 millimeters, claimed fording depth – 60 centimeters to the envy of crossovers. Salon SUV has 7 seats. The decoration applied Nappa leather in various shades. In Germany, the new GLS will cost at least 62,850 euros.