Mercedes-Benz GLS

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MERCEDES-BENZ GLS

INTRODUCTION

Mercedes-Benz GLS model is particularly designed to serve superior comfort and made for excellent capability. This is an acclaimed car model that has everything which one always dreams for in a dream car. The value of this car falls in the shape and its design.

It challenges every quality of classic SUVs available in the market. Athletic and slick exterior and advanced interior makes Mercedes-Benz GLS an unmatchable model of this era. May it be its substantial wheels, gigantic grille or smooth tail, every aspect mutually creates a fully furnished SUV comprising award winning and fulfilling features. This car features more space for commuters, which makes the journey full of comforts. It is built with 3 luxury seating rows and all 3 of them boasts of forefront technology.

 

 

EXTERIOR

EXTERIOR

The GLS model is designed with superior quality exterior that mesmerizes the viewers. It is engineered with standard daytime running LED lamps and taillamps that attract everyone who passes through this car. The dazzling style and looks of this car fascinates all motorists to it.

The light generated by Bi-Xenon headlamps develops daylight feel at night. These lights adapt the beams automatically to improve curving and does not let glare to affect your drive.

 

INTERIOR

INTERIOR

The interior of Mercedes-Benz GLS is a superb treat for adventure lovers. This is furnished with advanced interior quality. It has latest entertainment technology, impressive communication and navigation system which offer a great ease to passengers.

A Bluetooth feature allows users to keep using their phones without using hands. You can also play wire free music in this car due to Bluetooth technology. A sophisticated controller and modern color screen enhances the interior beauty at a great extent. It features various audio choices from SiriusXM Radio to USB port. Additionally, the GLS model caters convenience features like Google Map, Yelp, mbrace 2 standard and many more.

 

ENGINE & PERFORMANCE

ENGINE & PERFORMANCE

This GLS series is equipped with a powerful turbo diesel engine. This engine churns out 457 lb power at 1600 rpm speed. This car is fitted with 7 speed automatic transmission which is very much capable to boost the speed up to 0 to 60 mph in just 8.3 seconds. The gearshifts of this car are very smooth and modest that places this vehicle to a right gear at right time. This engine performs quietly and is perfectly insulated motor.

The mileage of this Mercedes Benz GLS series is impressive. It is the one factor that makes this car highly economical and fuel efficient model. The diesel variant of the GLS offers 9.0kmpl of mileage in city; however on highway, the mileage goes up to 12.0kmpl. On other side, the petrol variant of this car provides 7.0kmpl of mileage in city streets. On highway, this car offers 10.9kmpl of fuel efficiency.

Mercedes-Benz GLS transmits an exceptional power to merge, pass, tow or move entire market forward. Direct injection motor of this car makes it a solid vehicle of the time. With the 7 shifted speed automatic acceleration, the driver gets smooth driving quality on this car. This model has aluminum fist with handcrafted leather glove that comforts the commuters. The AMG 21 inches wheels combine with Airmatic advanced suspension and an Active Curve technology by which it offers superlative performance to users. The internal cabin has leather-lined design looks truly luxurious.

 

BRAKING AND SAFETY

BRAKING AND SAFETY

The braking and safety aspects of this Mercedes-Benz are phenomenal. The GLS cars are made of 4 Matic standard technology that quickly spreads power to all wheels and thus, makes the best use of it. This is how this technology adds great confidence while driving this car in snowy streets or in peak seasons. The Airmatic 4 wheel suspension caters great comfort and unseen crisp control through 4 automatic wheel leveling features.

CONCLUSION

CONCLUSION

Mercedes-Benz GLS series is a solid, vast and spacious model that boasts of its unbeatable style and superior internal and external features that make it a luxurious series. The latest model of the GLS comprises of highly advanced technology and unseen functions that enhance driving quality and experience.

GLS Summary

Avg Ex Showroom Price ₹ 99.90 Lakh
MILEAGE (ARAI) 12.5 kmpl
Engine 2925 cc
Seating Capacity 07
Top Speed 130 mph.
0-100 Speed Time 7.8s

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Specifications of Mercedes-Benz GLS

Engine & Transmission
Engine 2925 cc, 6 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
Engine Type OM656 Turbocharged I6
Fuel Type Diesel
Max Power ([email protected]) 326 bhp @ 3600 rpm
Max Torque ([email protected]) 700 Nm @ 1200 rpm
Mileage (ARAI) 12.5
Driving Range 1125
Drivetrain AWD
Transmission Automatic (Torque Converter) - 9 Gears, Paddle Shift, Sport Mode
Turbocharger / Supercharger Turbocharged, Variable Geometry
Emission Standard BS 6
Others Idle Start/Stop
Dimensions & Weight
Length 5207 mm
Width 2157 mm
Height 1823 mm
Wheelbase 3135 mm
Ground Clearance 200 mm
Ground Clearance 2505 Kg
Capacity
Doors 4 Doors
Seating Capacity 7 Person
No of Seating Rows 3 Rows
Bootspace 493 litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 90 litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Suspension Independent, Double Wishbone, Air Suspension with Adaptive Damping
Rear Suspension Independent, Multi-link, Air Suspension with Adaptive Damping
Front Brake Type Ventilated Disc
Rear Brake Type Ventilated Disc
Minimum Turning Radius 6 metres
Steering Type Power assisted (Electric)
Wheels Alloy Wheels
Spare Wheel Space Saver
Front Tyres 275 / 45 R21
Rear Tyres 40 R21

Features of Mercedes-Benz GLS

Safety

Airbags  9 Airbags (Driver, Front Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Knee, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side, 2 Rear Passenger Side)
Middle rear three-point seatbelt  Yes 
Middle Rear Head Rest Yes
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Yes
Child Seat Anchor Points  Yes
Seat Belt Warning  Yes

Braking & Traction

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Yes
Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) Yes
Four-Wheel-Drive Torque-On-Demand
Hill Hold Control Yes
Brake Assist (BA) Yes
Traction Control System (TC/TCS) Yes
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Yes
Ride Height Adjustment Yes
Hill Descent Control Yes

Locks & Security

Engine immobilizer Yes
Central Locking Keyless
Speed Sensing Door Lock Yes
Child Safety Lock Yes

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner Yes (Automatic Five Zone)
Front AC Two Zones, Individual Fan Speed Controls
Rear AC Two Zones, Vents Behind Front Armrest and on Roof, Individual Fan Speed Controls
Third Row AC Vents on Roof , Fan Speed Controls
Heater Yes
Vanity Mirrors on Sun Visors Driver & Co-Driver
Cabin-Boot Access Yes
Anti-glare Mirrors Electronic – All
Parking Assist 360 Camera
Parking Sensors Front & Rear
Cruise Control Yes
Headlight & Ignition On Reminder Yes
Keyless Start/ Button Start Yes
Steering Adjustment  Tilt & Telescopic
12V Power Outlets 2

Telematics

Remote Car Lock/Unlock Via app Yes
Emergency Call Yes
Find My Car Yes
Remote Car Light Flashing & Honking Via app Yes
Geo-Fence Yes
Remote Sunroof Open/Close Via app Yes
Over The Air (OTA) Updates Yes
Check Vehicle Status Via App Yes

Seats & Upholstery

Driver Seat Adjustment 14 way electrically adjustable with 3 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down) + 2 way manually adjustable (extended thigh support forward / back)
Front Passenger Seat Adjustment 14 way electrically adjustable with 3 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, extended thigh support forward / back)
Rear Row Seat Adjustment 6 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down)
Third Row Seat Adjustment 2 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down)
Seat Upholstery Artificial Leather
Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel Yes
Driver Armrest Yes
Rear Passenger Seats Type Bench
3rd Row Seats Type Bench
Ventilated Seats Front only
Ventilated Seat Type Heated and cooled
Interiors Dual Tone
Interior Colours Macchiato Beige / Black, Espresso Brown / Black, Anthracite / Black
Rear Armrest Yes
Folding Rear Seat Full
Split Rear Seat 40:20:40 split
Split Third Row Seat 50:50 split
Front Seatback Pockets Yes
Head-rests Front, Second & Third

Storage

Cup Holders Front & Rear
Driver Armrest Storage Yes
Sunglass Holder Yes
Third Row Cup Holders Yes

Doors, Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Front & Rear
One Touch -Down All
One Touch – Up All
Adjustable ORVM Electrically Adjustable & Retractable
Turn Indicators on ORVM Yes
Rear Wiper Yes
Rear Defogger Yes
Rain-sensing Wipers Yes
Exterior Door Handles Body Coloured
Interior Door Handles Chrome
Door Pockets Front & Rear
Side Window Blinds Rear – electric
Boot-lid Opener Internal with Remote
Rear Windshield Blind No
Outside Rear View Mirrors (ORVMs) Dual Tone

Exterior

Sunroof / Moonroof Panoramic Sunroof
Roof rails Yes
Body-Coloured Bumpers Yes
Chrome Finish Exhaust pipe Yes
Body Kit Yes
Rub – Strips Black

Lighting

Daytime Running Lights LED
Fog Lights LED on front, LED on rear
Headlights LED
Automatic Head Lamps Yes
Follow me home headlamps Yes
Tail Lights LED
Cabin Lamps Front and Rear
Headlight Height Adjuster Yes
Glove Box Lamp Yes
Lights on Vanity Mirrors Driver & Co-Driver
Rear Reading Lamp Yes
Cornering Headlights Intelligent

Instrumentation

Instrument Cluster  Digital
Trip Meter Electronic 2 Trips
Average Fuel Consumption Yes
Average Speed Yes
Distance to Empty Yes
Clock Digital
Low Fuel Level Warning Yes
Door Ajar Warning Yes
Adjustable Cluster Brightness Yes
Shift Indicator Yes
Gear Indicator Yes
Instantaneous Consumption Yes
Tachometer Digital

Entertainment, Information & Communication

Smart Connectivity Android Auto, Apple Car Play
Integrated (in-dash) Music System Yes
Display LCD Display
GPS Navigation System Yes
Speakers 6+
USB Compatibility Yes
Aux Compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Compatibility Phone & Audio Streaming
MP3 Playback Yes
DVD Playback No
AM/FM Radio Yes
iPod Compatibility Yes
Internal Hard-drive Yes
Steering mounted controls Yes
Voice Command Yes

Manufacturer Warranty

Warranty (Years) 2
Warranty (Kilometres) Unlimited

Pros & Cons of Mercedes-Benz GLS

Pros of Mercedes-Benz GLS

Stand Out Features

  • Powerful engines
  • Loaded with creature comforts
  • Endless personalisation option

Cons of Mercedes-Benz GLS

Need Improvement

  • Feels cumbersome to drive in city
  • Last row is a squeeze
  • Expensive

FAQ About Mercedes-Benz GLS

What is the price of GLS in Mumbai?

On road price of base variant of Mercedes-Benz GLS in mumbai is ₹ 99.90 Lakh.  On road price is made up of ex-showroom price, RTO registration, road tax and insurance amount.

Which car is better between GLS vs X7?

GLS is priced at ₹ 99.90 Lakh. It comes with 2999 cc engine which generates 362 bhp of power & 500 Nm of torque. Whereas, X7 is priced at ₹ 92.50 Lakh, comes with 2993 cc engine which generates 262 bhp of power & 620 Nm of torque.

What is the minimum down payment required/minimum EMI for GLS?

Yes, GLS can be financed with a down payment of Rs. 9.99 Lakh. Whereas, the exact minimum down payment amount depends on multiple factors like car’s on-road price, your financial eligibility and loan provider bank’s limitations.

What is the mileage of GLS?

As per ARAI, the mileage of GLS is 10.1 kmpl. Real mileage of the vehicle varies depending upon the driving habits. City and highway mileage figures also vary depending upon the road conditions

Is there any exchange offer on GLS?

There are multiple factors on which exchange value depends. Model year, kms driven, looks, insurances claimed and many such other factors contribute to deciding upon an exchange amount. Hence, to get the best exchange value or offer, we would advise you to get in touch with your nearest Mercedes-Benz showroom.

Things to keep in mind before Buying Mercedes-Benz GLS

 

When buying a new car in general one must look for things like body panels that are out of line, or load bearing beams that seem to have been damaged. The next thing to check whether the paint is original or it has been repainted, a quick check under concealed plastic panels is a great way to check for unmatched paint. Another thing to check for is underbody rust in humid or sea adjacent areas.

A good way to check if the car has been rear-ended is by checking the boot. Flip open the spare wheel cover and remove the wheel completely. If the car was repaired after an accident the floor will have visible signs as the surface wouldn’t be smooth as it would in an undamaged car.

In the end, always remember to check for complete documentation including service records. Also, do check with the insurance company for any past claims, which will make you aware of the accidents the car has been involved in. Last but not the least, get the car checked from a trusted workshop before closing the deal.

Mercedes-Benz GLS Price List

Variants Ex-Showroom price
GLS 450 4MATIC

2999 cc, Petrol, Automatic (Torque Converter), 10.1 kmpl
₹ 99.90 Lakh
GLS 400d 4MATIC

2925 cc, Diesel, Automatic (Torque Converter), 12.5 kmpl
₹ 99.90 Lakh

Mercedes-Benz GLS Expert Reviews

The S-class of SUVs
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It was a nice experience buying the all-new S-class of SUVs the GLS 400d 4matic and driving experience was more than superb. The looks are awesome and performance is very very very good for a 2.5-ton monster.


My dream vehicle
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Amazing performance A perfect luxury SUV for Indian roads. I have got the new GLS in the month of July and, it’s not only a sure head-turner by its elegant design. The new technology feature and the innovative infotainment system is simply exceptional. The navigation is by far the best ever on any car across all segments.


long waiting is ended with new mersedes benz GLS 400d
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New gls exterior design is super with good interiors, the vehicle is well designed low noise pickup is like petrol vehicle, Tyres grip is super like sedan, front big Touch screen is very bug one, Fully equipped latest


Mr.
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I was eagerly waiting for this car but it turned out to be a complete disappointment, there is soo much of body roll in the car it always feels like you are bouncing around, the rare seat is one of the most


Yahi model lena
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It’s worth having this kind of car. It’s ultimate in this price range. I am very fond of this speed and comfortable sitting arrangement. Smooth driving felt in a long way. I give this 10/10.

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Mercedes-Benz GLS Mileage

10.1
CITY KM/L
12.5
HWY KM/L

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