A sense of dominance and presence at a high level: the exterior combines hallmark SUV features with a modern, powerful design. High-quality materials, generous dimensions and intelligent details form the basis for a luxurious atmosphere and comfortable travel in up to seven seats.
The pinnacle of space and comfort is only to be found in the new GLS.
Rear Comfort package Plus
With this package they second seat row becomes first class. Your passengers in the rear enjoy particularly comfortable travel thanks to comfort extras such as the extended centre armrest and centre console. Various stowage facilities are within easy reach as are connections and the removable MBUX rear tablet – for a unique information and communication experience in the rear.
Always confidently stylish on the road: the exterior embodies a sense of sporty passion. Characteristic SUV and coupé features result in a desirous overall image. Dominant dimensions meet elegant contours, athletic shapes meet accentuating fine details. The optimised aerodynamics form the basis for efficient, smooth travel.<br>The progressively designed interior embodies a sense of elegant sportiness. Harmonious dimensions, high-quality materials and practical details result in a dynamic ambience for a sense of stylish comfort when on the road. Standard features on board include: sports seats, multifunction sports steering wheel, Widescreen Cockpit and the MBUX multimedia system.
Dashboard and door beltlines in nappa leather
The dashboard and the beltlines in high-quality nappa leather lend the interior of your Mercedes-Benz an additional touch of exclusivity. Other special highlights additionally include the decorative topstitching.
Wood/leather multifunction steering wheel
The wood/leather multifunction sports steering wheel combines fine materials with innovative ease of operation. Ergonomically arranged Touch Control buttons enable intuitive control functions such as navigation, telephony, cruise control or entertainment. As such you have everything under control without taking your hands off the steering wheel.
Burmester® high-end 3D surround sound system
You’ll find yourself driving the new GLS just for the pleasure of listening to music.
The optional Burmester® high-end 3D surround sound system produces a high-end audio experience with 26 speakers and a system output of 1610 W. You conduct the system like your own personal orchestra: not only can you adjust the sound to your personal taste by selecting one of five different presets, you can also assign an individual setting to each seat. Sophisticated noise compensation (VNC) additionally adjusts the music and sound dynamically to your driving conditions. As fine as their sound, the design of the speakers also features characteristically styled metal covers. The Burmester® lettering on the speaker covers flags up the premium cachet of the high-end 3D surround sound system, even when not a sound is to be heard.
Give the new GLS ten minutes and you’ll feel like a new person. Courtesy of the optional ENERGIZING package Plus, which combines various luxury-class comfort systems into ten-minute programmes designed to relax or invigorate you. In combination with a wearable, the new GLS can even identify your current physical and mental state and actively recommend the appropriate programme. To keep you alert at the wheel and ensure a pleasant drive.
Fully digital Widescreen Cockpit
With the Widescreen Cockpit, the new GLS is streets ahead on the digital front, too.
With the Widescreen Cockpit, the instrument display and media display form a visual unit. The two fully digital colour displays are combined beneath a joint glass cover and blend harmoniously into the interior design as a seamless surface. The media display comes in a free-standing variant for the first time – an elegant eye-catching feature.
The Memory package provides practical ease of operation – especially when your vehicle is used by different people. Besides seat adjustment, the individual position profiles also comprise the alignment of the steering column and exterior mirrors. After a change of driver or front passenger, your position can be restored at the touch of a button.
Models & Specs
|GLS 450 4MATIC|
|Engine||Type||3.0L inline-6 turbo with Direct injection and EQ Boost|
|Power||362 hp @ 5,500-6,100 rpm|
|Torque||369 lb-ft @ 1,600-4,000 rpm|
|Automatic Transmission||9G-TRONIC 9-speed with shift paddles|
|Acceleration, 0-60 mph||5.9 sec|
|Suspension||AIRMATIC w/Adaptive Damping System (ADS), 4-wheel level control, and driver-selectable or speed/mode-based ride height.|
|Drivetrain||4MATIC fully all-wheel drive|