German autovendor Mercedes-Benz has revealed the new SUV GLS-class. The car will replace the model GL.
Beforehand, the Mercedes company has presented a renewed title for some of their models, so currently the SUVs begin with the GL prefix, enhanced by the letter of the appropriate class. Thus, the earlier GLK turned now into GLC, and the facelifted ML-class to become GLE.
2017 Mercedes Maybach GLS redesign
Well, the renewed 2017 Mercedes Maybach GLS is the star in the lineup of SUVs from Mercedes. It is significant that it is possible in the future the appearance of more luxurious and exclusive version of the GLS under Maybach sub-brand. As for the exterior of the Mercedes Maybach GLS2017, it is, related with the former GL, not much altered. The car got a new radiator grille, different front bumper, renovated optics, as well as redesigned taillights and rear bumper. Completing the picture is a pair of before not available exterior colours and additional options for the wheel design. The SUV has redesigned headlights, a different grille, other bumpers, new tail lights.
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2017 Mercedes Maybach GLS interior
In the car there are new 3-spoked steering wheel and instruments, a slightly modified front panel with an eight-inch screen multimedia system.
2017 Mercedes Maybach GLS engine specs
The SUV will be available with upgraded petrol and diesel turbo engine. Version GLS 400 is equipped with a 333-HP (480 Nm) gasoline engine V6 with a displacement of 3 liters. Under the hood modification GLS is located 500 petrol engine V8 4.7-liter engine with an output of 455 horsepower (700 Nm).
Diesel modification GLS 350D camera with all-wheel drive system 4matic is coupled to a 3-liter engine, outstanding 249 HP “Charged” Mercedes-AMG GLS 63 diesel is equipped with a 5.5-L engine producing 585 horsepower.
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2017 Mercedes Maybach GLS transmission
All the motors, except the AMG version, equipped with 9-band auto transmission 9g-tronic S. “Charged” AMG-modification is available with automatic seven-speed “transmission” AMG speedshift plus 7G-tronic S.
2017 Mercedes Maybach complete set ” sport package
The SUV can be ordered with the sports package AMG line includes AMG bumpers, steering wheel with Nappa leather trim, sports seats and 21-inch alloy wheels.
2017 Mercedes Maybach GLS Price and release date
In Germany prices for the new Mercedes GLS 2017 will range from 800 to 74 100 135 euros. Taking orders for the SUV will begin in the month of March.
Release date: March 2016