All new Mercedes-Benz GLS (2019).
The German automaker company ‘Mercedes-Benz’ has unveiled the third generation Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV at the New York Auto-Show 2019.
Mercedes-Benz has already started the production of their new GLS in Alabama U.S.A and this SUV may arrive at the end of this year or at the beginning of 2020 in the U.S market.
This new 7-seater SUV is based on ‘Mercedes’ Modular High Architecture(MHA) platform and the company has made many new changes in this third generation GLS including the latest driving assistant system to make your driving experience better.
Through this platform, the new GLS dimensions have been increased. The length is 5,207mm and width is 1,956mm while the wheelbase of this SUV is now 3,135mm.
Because of the bigger MHA platform, this premium SUV has a more spacious room for the second and third-row passengers.
The third generation Mercedes-Benz GLS has got chrome finished octagonal grille, chrome plated under guard, side air-vents and a long bonnet with two power domes.
This SUV also has a smoked head-lamps, adjustable LED headlights, LED daytime running lights, LED tail lights, rain sensing wipers, tinted windows, fog lights, washers and defoggers for the rear window.
Coming to the interior, Mercedes-Benz has provided the beautiful interior in this flagship SUV just like their S-Class sedan. The heated interior, paddle shifters, new multifunctional leather-wrapped steering wheel with a touchpad on the upper spoke and a touchpad on the centre console, all-new and bigger 12.3inches infotainment high definition touch display with the support of Android Auto and Apple Car Play, voice commands, two 11.6 inches touch screen infotainment display at the rear for passengers, a newly designed coloured instrument panel for ease of driving.
This is the luxury seven-seater SUV and to increase the premiums, the company has provided all seven seats which are electronically adjustable for comfort.
Due to seven seats, the boot space is decreased but the option of 60:40 split foldable seats, the boot space can be extended.
Talking about the engine, according to the reports the Mercedes-Benz GLS will come in two variants which will be based on an inline-six engine and on a V8.
The GLS 450 4matic 3.0litre inline-six turbo engine is capable of producing the max power of 362 horsepower and the GLS 580 4matic 4.0litre V8 Biturbo engine can produce 483 horsepower. The GLS will be the first product of Mercedes-Benz to equipped with the V8 Biturbo engine.
Overall, the design of this new 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS looks amazing. The front of this SUV looks bold and bigger than before and the company has provided the revised LED tail lights, new revised instrument console, newly revised steering wheel, all beautiful interior while this is the largest SUV in the range of Mercedes-Benz.