The new Mercedes GLS had its debut, through the first images and official information. It will be one of the attractions that the German brand will be at the Auto show in Los Angeles this month.
Lfter some leaks occurring through the Internet, Mercedes-Benz presented in official form to the facelift of the Mercedes GL. It is a product that comes to complete the total renovation of the range SUV of the German house, now taking on the appellation Mercedes GLS.
GLS has received a total renovation not only in its exterior, but also in its interior, which follows closely in the footsteps of his younger brother, GLE, which ended up leaving him with a well-known air of family and that it served as push for the brand to upload category, transforming it into a direct rival to the Range Rover.
To tell the truth her aesthetic has not been modified too much. In the front was a new grille with the emblem of the brand of higher dimensions, clusters, redesigned, in addition to a new bumper. In the sector back in both, were renewed in the headlights and the bumper, at the same time added new colors available and new designs of alloy wheels.
The new GLS has received exterior changes and interior more luxurious.
In the interior the most notable change has to do with the new center console, which incorporates the display of the system of information and entertainment with style tablet, that can be controlled by means of a touchpad integrated between the two front seats. The interior is complete with a new multifunction steering wheel 3-spoke, a the updated instrument panel and new finish options that will provide an appearance more luxurious.
in Addition, the improvements also have to do with the mechanical aspect. At the time of its arrival to the market, which is scheduled for the middle of next year, the offer will be focused on the basis of a single propeller diesel block V6 of 3.0 liters and 258 HP. Among the petrol engines there will be a V6 of 3.0 liters and 333 HP, a biturbo V8 of 4.7 liters and 449 HP and a V8 biturbo 5.5-liter that produces nothing less than 577 horsepower, that will give life to the version AMG.
With the exception of the GLS 63 AMG which is associated with a transmission AMG SPEEDSHIFT PLUS 7G-TRONIC, all the other models in the range are offered standard with an automatic nine-speed 9G-TRONIC, and optionally associated with traction motors and gearboxes electronic locking differentials.
new Mercedes GLS will have its debut before the public in the framework of the next Salon Automobile Los Angeles that will take place from the 20th of November. The prices still have not been informed, since his arrival on the market is stipulated for next year.