The second-generation Mercedes-Benz GL-Class was introduced in 2012. A full redesign has led GL model (X166) almost to perfection. Sizes larger, and nearly 100 kg lighter, the new model has been updated and full of tech gadgets. Mercedes will soon introduce its luxury SUV with some other innovations. Restyled 2015 Mercedes-Benz GL will be presented either in Paris 2014, or in Detroit in 2015. Based on seen test specimens 2015 GL – Class can be concluded that the day of the premiere closer, but the company has not come out with an official statement.
2015 Mercedes-Benz GL – New Engine
Some sources however, find out that the greatest innovation which brings 2015 Mercedes-Benz GL is the new engine. It is a 3.0 L V6 engine that is fine-tuned in order to significantly lower fuel consumption, it gave the same amount of power. The company will offer the new engine with the 2015 Mercedes-Benz GL 450 model. V6 engine with 240 hp and 320 hp will also be offered. As well as V8 engine with 429 hp, which is standard in 2015 Mercedes-Benz GL 550 model for the U.S. market. The performance of GL-Class has long been under the auspices of the turbocharged DOHC engines and 4Matic AWD system. Perhaps this is why Mercedes does not even have a need for new engines in this class. Treatment and improvement of the engine with all the systems offered by German precision and mechanics resulting in excellent ability Mercedes SUVs.
2015 Mercedes GL Models and Price
2015 Mercedes GL will be offered in four already well-known variants. GL 350, GL 450, GL 500 (GL 550 to the U.S. market) and GL63. Except for one of the improved engine, the facelift includes mild change of exterior appearance and some benefits within the package. After a redesigned second generation Mercedes GL model, it is hard to expect much more than a new front bumper, fog lights with new forms and sleek grille. The expected price of the top range 2015 Mercedes-Benz GL model will not exceed $ 99,100. The base model will have a starting price of $ 74.00.