Mercedes is one of the most renowned German automakers know for quality and valuable brands with safety guarantee features. The upcoming 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS is built with unsurpassed quality and amazing functionality which will make it the best in the class. Apart from the enhanced features associated with the interior of this car the exterior is also loaded with great tech features.
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS: Design Changes and Interior Features
The exterior body of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS is built with lightweight material, which bring about 300 pounds weight reduction when compared to the predecessors. Both the front and rear end of this wonderful vehicle is built with improved features and wonderful design. The front end is designed with improved front bumper, LED head and rear lights, stylish front grille, amazingly designed and improved air intake and lots more. These features are what contributed to give this vehicle its impressive and wonderful look. The exterior appearance will be among the reasons why most people will be attracted to this wonderful car from German automaker.
The interior of this well designed and superior vehicle is decorated with highest quality materials. The seats are made quality leather to enhance the comfort and pleasure of users at any point in time. More so, the seats are made with heating system and other wonderful tech features. There is large display right on the dashboard through which all other infotainment features of this vehicle will be controlled. The 2018 Mercedes GLS is coming with well improved entertaining system including CD/DVD player, high definition sound system and others. There is also good connectivity features such as Bluetooth and USB ports. The fuel economy of this vehicle is highly with the overall weight reduction. So, users will stand to get 25 mpg and 29 mpg for city and highway cruise but this has not been confirmed by the automaker.
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS: Engines and Safety
Based on rumors, the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS is expected to be powered with three engine options. There will be a 4.7-liter engine with ability to produce 350 horsepower and 330 lb ft of torque. Another engine option is a 5.5-liter V8 engine with ability to produce 400 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. 3.0-liter V6 turbocharged engine producing up to 240 horsepower. These engines are going to be mated with dual-clutch gearbox driving with All Wheel Drive 4matic system.
There are many vehicle expected to compete with the upcoming Mercedes-Benz GLS. Some of the major rivals include: Audi Q7, Cadillac Escalade and BMW X7. For the safety features, this vehicle is loaded with them both standard and enhanced safety features. The features include: Stability control, seat belts, Traction control, airbags, blind spot warning and lots of other safety oriented features.
2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS: Price and Release Date
The release date of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLS has not been announced by the automaker yet. But it is expected to be before the end of 2017 or just at the early 2018. The price of this SUV is also still under speculation as the automaker has not said anything to that respect. So, it has been estimated be offered at $65,000.