The new Mercedes-Benz GLS is available in two variants – the GLS 400d 4MATIC and the GLS 450 4MATIC variants.
The Mercedes-Benz GLS is underpinned by the company’s new Modular High Architecture (MHA) that also underpins the new GLE.
Mercedes-Benz GLS is a 7 seater SUV with a mileage of 10.1 KMPL depending upon it’s transmission and fuel type. GLS’s 6 cylinder, 2999 cc, 3.0-litre petrol can generate 362bhp5500-6100bhp power and 500Nm@1600-4500 torque. It has a fuel tank capacity of 90 Litres L.
This SUV car comes loaded with ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), ASR / Traction Control, NA Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror, Automatic Headlamps, Central Locking, EBA (Electronic Brake Assist), ESP (Electronic Stability Program), Hill Assist, ISOFIX (Child-Seat Mount), 9 Number of Airbags, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System from safety point of view.
From Comfort perspective, GLS have Adjustable Headrests, Adjustable steering, Glove Box Cooling, Cruise Control, Keyless Entry, Multifunction Steering Wheel, Navigation System, Digital Odometer, Powered Seats, Power Steering, Power Windows, Rain Sensing Wipers, Rear Amrest, Driver’s seat heigth adjust, Start / Stop Button, Tachometer.
Performance of GLS is backed by a 9G-TRONIC automatic Automatic.
Interior and Features
Premium leather upholstery is standard. The central element in the dashboard’s design is an impressively sized screen unit embedded in a distinctive dashboard support. The large touchscreen of the MBUX infotainment system allows all the GLS comfort features to be controlled from the driver’s seat. All seats are electronically controlled and the SUV offers five-zone automatic climate control, including the third row that has its own zone with climate control vents in the roof.
Exterior and Design
The Mercedes-Benz GLS gets a bold masculine fascia in the form of an upright radiator grille in an octagonal SUV interpretation, the prominent, chrome-plated underguard in the front apron with the bone-shaped air inlet grille, and a bonnet with two powerdomes. The GLS has Multibeam LED headlamps as standard, with a total of 112 LEDs per headlamp. The daytime running lights with three LED segments underline the status of the GLS as the S-Class of SUVs. The rear taillights get the unique signature LED pattern along with distinctive bulges on the tailgate and twin trapezoidal finished exhaust tips. The SUV is now 77mm longer and 22mm wider than its predecessor. Moreover, the wheelbase is longer by 60mm, thereby offering more room to the occupants seated in the second and third rows.
Cavansite Blue, Hyacinth Red metallic-55 AMG, Obsidian Black With Rubellite Red, Polar White, Selenite Grey Metallic, Mojave Silver.
Mercedes-Benz GLS is a 7 seater SUV.
Main Competitors of GLS car are Audi E-Tron GT, BMW M5, Mercedes-Benz AMG E 63, Maserati Quattroporte, Mercedes-Benz G-Class, Porsche Cayenne Coupe.