2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS is a new model introduced to replace the Mercedes-Benz GL. The first-ever 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS is scheduled for the public for the first time to say goodbye later this month at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Billed as the 2017 Mercedes-Benz S-Class of the SUV segment, the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS gains a redrawn front falling predictable in line with Mercedes’ latest design language. It has a twin-track horizontal grille with a large three-pointed star emblem, bullet-shaped headlights, and new hood accented by a pair of power domes. Out back, the SUV is equipped with feed-looking LED taillights and a more streamlined lower buffer.
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS chrome accents add a touch of elegance to the boxy silhouette while new alloy wheel designs and additional paint colors around the list of external updates. Select models can be ordered with a Sport beyond treatment extras like a deeper front bumper with three mesh air dam, side skirts, a roof-mounted spoiler, and special 21-inch alloy wheels.
The Mercedes-Benz GLS 2017 model come along a list of standard equipment safety features includes crosswind help collision prevention assist plus, standing attention and numerous airbags. For added peace of mind, is Mercedes’ Distronic Plus excellent technology offered at an extra cost.
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS Interior
With seating for up to seven passengers, received the 2017 GLS a spacious cabin three-spoke steering wheel, a more modern look instrument cluster with a configurable TFT screen, and a new center console with a touch pad that allows the front passenger navigate the infotainment system. Mercedes has also its biggest and boldest SUV with a high-resolution eight-inch touch screen that sticks out from the center. Leather upholstery is standard on all versions of the CLC, and buyers can off-roader to make their own by choosing from one of five trim options such as black, ginger beige / espresso brown and saddle brown / black.
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS Engine
The GL’s to run engines on the 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS with minor changes that promise to improve performance and – more important for a more or less 5,500-pound behemoth – gas mileage. Positioned at the bottom of the lineup, the GLS400 packs a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V6 engine 329 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque makes. Next up is the GLS350d, which is powered by a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 rated at 255 hp and 457 lb-ft. torque. Finally, the GLS500 uses a 4.7-liter V8 engine 449 hp and delivering a solid 516 lb-ft of torque.
All 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS engines are linked to a new nine-speed automatic gearbox and Mercedes’ 4Matic proven all-wheel drive system. Adventurous motorists often far pull off the beaten path to a low-range gearbox and center differential lock at an extra cost order. Do not let the upscale appearance and its nearby, grief-focused cockpit fool you, the CLC is able to get the car by more than 23 inches of water when properly equipped.
Positioned at the top of the lineup, the physics-defying Mercedes-AMG GLS63 packs a hand-built 5.5-liter V8 used two large turbos to provide 577 ponies – 27 more than the outgoing model – and 561 lb-ft . of torque from just 1,750 rpm. A seven-speed automatic transmission is controlled by shift paddles send power to all four wheels, but performance specifications are yet to be published.
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS Price
The 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS will be on sale nationwide next month and the first deliveries are scheduled for March next year. 2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS pricing information will be published in the coming weeks.